Courtesy Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
Anna in the Tropics
On July 22, The Colorado Theatre Guild
announced the recipients of the 2018-2019 Henry Awards
— the most prestigious statewide awards for theater. The theater company belonging to our local Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado Colleg
e was nominated for 26 awards, and took home five.
Most notably, for the first time in FAC history, the company won the Henry Award for Outstanding Season for a Theatre Company, the Henry Awards’ most competitive honor.
The company also won the following categories: Outstanding Direction of a Play (Rebecca Martinez for Anna in the Tropics
), Outstanding Production of a Play (Church & State
directed by Nathan Halvorson), Outstanding Actor in a Play (Brian Landis Folkins for Church & State
) and Outstanding Actress in a Play (Elise Santora for Anna in the Tropics).