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2019 OZone Award Winners

At each OZone Festival the adjudicator chooses a variety of individuals and companies to receive Oscar style awards. These are the awards chosen by Jimmy Tait, the adjudicator for 2019 Ozone Festival.


Winning Name(s)

Best Production Late Company Theatre Kelowna
Best Production Runner Up Lend Me a Tenor Shuswap Theatre
Best Director Julia Body Shuswap Theatre
Best Actress Dorothy Dalba Theatre Kelowna
Best Actor Chris Iversen Shuswap Theatre
Best Supporting Actress Elizabeth Ann Skelhorne Shuswap Theatre
Best Supporting Actor Adam Weaver Theatre Kelowna
Best Set Design Cara Nunn Powerhouse Theatre
Best Sound Design Bob Oldfield Powerhouse Theatre
Best Costume Design Joan Sasges Powerhouse Theatre
Best Lighting Design Rusty Gahr Powerhouse Theatre
Best Props Trevor Leigh South Okanagan Players
Best Set Decor MaryAnn Domarchuk Asparagus Theatre
Best Ensemble Macbeth Powerhouse Theatre
Best Newcomer Cast of Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind Fred Skeleton Theatre Company
Best Backstage Cooperation   Crimson Tine Players
Ozzie Award Paul Kirkwood-Hackett Asparagus Theatre
Adjudicator’s Special Awards    
  • Best Video
Trevor Leigh South Okanagan Players
  • Best Doors in a Farce, Ever
Loretta Shipmaker Shuswap Theatre
  • Best Mentorship at Festival
Rob Mason-Brown Fred Skeleton Theatre Company
  • Best Live Foley, Unwritten Characters and Moustachioed Scene Changers
Diane & Lisa Gludovatz South Okanagan Players