TAKE WING AND SOAR PRODUCTIONS, INC.

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                 2010 -2011 | ANTONY and CLEOPATRA

                       Written By William Shakespeare

                       Directed By Petronia Paley

                       Dramaturgy: Dr. Mark Ringer

Best Costumes | DAVID WITHROW

Best Sound Design | DAVID D. WRIGHT

Best Director of a Dramatic Production | PETRONIA PALEY

Best Lead Actress | DEBRA ANN BYRD

Dramatic Production of The Year | Take Wing And Soar                

 

                  2009 - 2010

                        PECONG

                        Written By Steve Carter

                        Directed By Arthur French & Timothy D. Stickney

Best Revival | TAKE WING AND SOAR/PECONG

Best Costume Design | DAVID WITHROW

Best Lights Design | JAMES CARTER

Best Lead Actress | PHYLLIS YVONNE STICKNEY

Best Supporting Actor| DAVID HERON 

                                         

 

                  2008 - 2009

                  KING LEAR

                        Written By William Shakespeare

                        Directed By Timothy D. Stickney

Best Lead Actress | TREZANA BEVERLEY

Best Costume Design | ALI TURNS

Best Sound Design | DAVID D. WRIGHT

 

 

                  2007 - 2008

                  MEDEA

                        Written By Euripedes

                        Directed By Petronia Paley

Best Lead Actress | TREZANA BEVERLEY

 

 

                       2006 - 2007

                  HAMLET

                        Written By William Shakespeare

                        Directed By Elizabeth Swain

Best Lead Actor | TIMOTHY D. STICKNEY

Best Costume Design | ALI TURNS

Best Sound Design | DAVID D. WRIGHT

 

 

                        2005 - 2006 | THE DARKER

                  FACE OF THE EARTH

                        Written By Rita Dove

                        Directed By Trezana Beverley

Best Scenic Design | ROBIN VEST

Best Choreography | GELAN LAMBERT

 

 

                      2003 - 2004

                  RICHARD III

                        Written By William Shakespeare

                        Directed By Barbara Bosch

Dramatic Production Of The Year | RICHARD III

Best Lead Actor | TIMOTHY D. STICKNEY

Best Supporting Actor | REGGIE AUSTIN

Best Lighting Design | ROSLYN FULTON

Best Choreography | JIM ROBINSON

               2011- 2012 MASSINISSA

                     Written and Directed by Lorey Hayes

                     Produced in partnership with

                     Voza Rivers/New Heritage Theatre Group                                            

Best Costumes | GAIL COOPER HECHT

Best Sound Design | DAVID D. WRIGHT

Best Lighting Design | JAMES CARTER

 

AUDELCO RECOGNITION AWARDS | 'VIV' Awards Ceremony | 42nd Anniversary

 

Monday, November 17, 2014 @ 7:00 pm

Symphony Space Peter Jay Sharp Theatre

2537 Broadway at 95th Street,

New York, NY | Tel: 212.864.5400

 

Ticket Prices:

$125 | $75 | $50

 

ABOUT AUDELCO

AUDELCO [Audience Development Committee] now celebrating its 40th Annual Awards is a non-profit organization established in 1973 by Vivian Robinson to generate recognition, understanding and awareness of the arts in the African-American Community.  The 'VIV' is presented annually for Recognition of Excellence in Black Theater.

 

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David Heron as CORIOLANUS.  Photo by Seitou Oronde 2013

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               2012 - 2013 THE IMPORTANCE

               OF BEING EARNEST

                     Written Oscar Wilde

                     Directed by Kevin Connell

Produced in partnership with

Voza Rivers/New Heritage Theatre Group                                            

Best Costumes | GAIL COOPER HECHT

Best Sound Design | DAVID D. WRIGHT

Best Lighting Design | JAMES CARTER

Best Lead Actress | DEBRA ANN BYRD

Best Revival | TAKE WING/NEW HERITAGE

2013 - 2014 NOMINATIONS

CORIOLANUS:The African Warrior

Written William Shakespeare

Directed by Jeffrey V. Thompson

Produced in partnership with

Voza Rivers/New Heritage Theatre Group

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                         

 

 

 

Best Costumes | HARRIET ROSEBUD/DEBRA ANN BYRD

Best Sound Design | DAVID D. WRIGHT

Best Lead Actress | PETRONIA PALEY

Best Revival | TAKE WING/NEW HERITAGE

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