Kelsey Awards Spotlight: Judi Parrish

Once a year, The Kelsey Awards celebrate all things Kelsey Theatre. Honoring excellent singing, astounding performances, beautiful set design, and powerful story lines, The Kelsey Awards highlight the magic of live theater.

So send your regards to Kelsey Theatre by learning all about the incredible talent that are nominated for The 2017 Kelsey Awards before the live ceremony on Saturday, August 19th at 7:00pm.

Today, we get to learn more about Judi Parrish.

EXTRA EXTRA – The 2017 Kelsey Awards – Complete List of Nominees


Judi, a winner of multiple Kelsey Awards in the past, is nominated this year for her incredible work on Maurer Productions OnStage’s production of “The Glass Menagerie”, which she directed earlier this year.

How do you like working at The Kelsey Theatre?

JUDI: There are so many different personalities and levels of talent that it makes for an interesting mix of productions. It’s an audience friendly environment.

What is your favorite Kelsey Theatre memory?

JUDI: So many…it’s hard to pick one. It depends on what I was doing on a particular production. But two of my favorite memories are directing THE MIRACLE WORKER and THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK, those were very rewarding experiences!

What is your most embarrassing moment on or off stage that’s theater-related?

JUDI: Umm…yeah, not going there.

If there’s one person at The Kelsey Theatre you’ve been wanting to work with, but never had the opportunity, who is it and why?

JUDI: Over the years, I’ve worked with so many different folks, I can’t think of anyone I want to work with that I haven’t already worked with.

What is your dream show that you’d like to work on?

JUDI: KISMET, it’s simply a beautiful musical.

Are you excited for The Kelsey Awards on Saturday, August 19th?!

JUDI: It’s always a very special night!

A special message to all of the people who voted for you and made you a nominee…

JUDI: I appreciate all the support everyone has shown towards me and productions I have worked on over the years and this year is no different. Thank you!

Be sure to buy your tickets for the live ceremony on Saturday, August 19th at 7pm and find out who will walk away with a 2017 Kelsey Award!

For tickets and to learn more about the show and nominees, visit The Kelsey Awards Official Website!



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