Tickets for The 2017 Kelsey Awards are now on sale! Purchase your tickets today and guarantee that you’ll have the best seat in the house for Kelsey Theatre’s biggest night!
On Saturday, August 19, 2017, the eyes of the New Jersey world will turn to The Kelsey Theatre as the theater presents The 2017 Kelsey Awards – a unique, one-night-only event that celebrates and recognizes the best theatrical productions and performers from the 2016-2017 Kelsey Theatre season.
The event, heading into it’s eight year, will take place inside The Kelsey Theatre at 7:00pm on August 19th. The show is scheduled to feature special performances from this season’s top productions including, “The Little Mermaid”, “Miss Saigon”, “In The Heights”, “The Boy From Oz”, and “Anything Goes”.
“To gather the best talent in New Jersey and have them perform on one stage in one night is one of the best feelings New Jersey theater fans can have,” said Kyrus Keenan Westcott, the show’s Producer and Director. “It truly is a unique, one-of-a-kind night for theater fans.”
The 2017 Kelsey Awards, which is presented much like the Tony Awards, will gives the Kelsey Theatre community of performances and audiences members the opportunity to re-live the best performances of the season. In addition to the musicals mentioned above, the show will also feature special performances from the cast of “42nd Street”, along with with sneak preview performances from the upcoming productions of “Hunchback of Notre Dame” and “Memphis”.
The Kelsey Theatre community will hand out popular awards in categories that highlight the best performances, best technical achievements, best direction and best choreography. The ceremony will also honor the late Dottie Farina and the late Walter W. Smyth with The 2017 John Shanken-Kaye Lifetime Achievement Award.
Tickets for the event are now on sale and can be purchased by visiting the official website RIGHT HERE.
The Kelsey Awards are presented by K2KEntertainment and The Kelsey Theatre Advisory Board. They both have jointly administered the Kelsey Awards since 2009. This event is a major part of the New Jersey theater community as it allows the general public to choose the nominees and winners each year. For more information, visit www.KelseyAwards.com.