Cloris Awards 2016 Winner’s List
The Des Moines Social Club was happy to partner with the Des Moines theater community in presenting this year’s Cloris Awards!
“Junie B. Jones: The Musical,” Des Moines Community Playhouse Kate Goldman Children’s Theatre
“The Hobbit,” Des Moines Young Artists’ Theatre
Best Lighting Design
Alex Snodgrass, “The Hobbit,” Des Moines Young Artists’ Theatre
Best Sound Design
Mark Toebben, “The Hobbit,” Des Moines Young Artists’ Theatre
Best Costumes and Makeup
Angela Lampe, “Sister Act,” Des Moines Community Playhouse
Best Scenic Design
Jay Jagim, “Broadway Bound,” Repertory Theater of Iowa
Kathy Pingel and Ron Ziegler, “The Hobbit,” Des Moines Young Artists Theatre
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Christopher Rozenboom as Eddie Souther, “Sister Act,” Des Moines Community Playhouse
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Katy Merriman as Laura Wingfield, “The Glass Menagerie,” Repertory Theater of Iowa
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Aaron Smith as Sgt. Vernon Waters, “A Soldier’s Play,” Ken-Matt Martin and the Des Moines Social Club
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Dani Boal as Belle, “Beauty and the Beast,” Urbandale Community
“A Soldier’s Play,” Ken-Matt Martin and the Des Moines Social Club
“Into the Woods,” Des Moines Community Playhouse
Cloris Leachman Special Recognition Award
This year’s Cloris Awards were brought to you by: Kum & Go, The Des Moines Register, Standing Ovation, the Des Moines Community Playhouse, Produce Iowa, Humanities Iowa, and all the uncountable hours by staff and volunteers.
- Social Club awarded Bravo Greater Des Moines grant funding!
- Interns Try: Cooking with Cass: Intro to Sushi
- 2nd Annual Des Moines Jazz Festival
- Staff Spotlight: Heather Matson
- 5 Ways to get Involved in the Des Moines Arts Scene this June
- Artist Spotlight: Laura Ernst
- BASH: Garden Edition FAQ!
- BASH Band Bio: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
- BASH Band Bio: The Maytags
- BASH Band Bio: Grand Ave Ruckus
- Interns Try: Beginning Aerial
- Interns Try: Book & Cook Julie & Julia with Chef Cher
- Community Spotlight: Dang Felton
- The Last-Ever Mickey’s Picks!
- Decadent Desserts at the Social Club