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Congratulations to all the nominees who helped make 2017 at The Empty Space another successful year! We were thrilled and grateful to recognize all your hard work at Saturday's 15th Annual Empty Space Awards. We would not be able to do what we do without all of our dedicated volunteers onstage, offstage, and in our audience. Here’s to another year of setting theatre free! The following individuals were awarded Empties at Saturday night's ceremony:

OUTSTANDING DEBUT PERFORMANCE FEMALE ACTOR
Hailey Morey (Jo) - Little Women

OUTSTANDING DEBUT PERFORMANCE MALE ACTOR
Daniel Korth (Mr. Kipps) – The Woman in Black

OUTSTANDING ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE MALE ACTOR
Nolan Long (Peter) – Romeo and Juliet

OUTSTANDING ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE FEMALE ACTOR
Victoria Lusk (Little Becky Two-Shoes) - Urinetown

OUTSTANDING LATE NIGHT PERFORMANCE REMALE ACTOR
Claire Rock (Scott) - Suicide Inc.

OUTSTANDING LATE NIGHT PERFORMANCE MALE ACTOR
Tray Trimble (Jason) - Suicide Inc.

OUTSTANDING FEATURED MALE ACTOR - Play
Trayvon Trimble (Pontius Pilate) – The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

OUTSTANDING FEATURED FEMALE ACTOR - Play
Jan Hefner (Henrietta Iscariot) – The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

OUTSTANDING FEATURED MALE ACTOR - Musical
Eric Tolley (Steven) – If/Then

OUTSTANDING FEATURED FEMALE ACTOR - Musical
Nancee Steiger (Old Ma) – Urinetown

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING FEMALE ACTOR - Play
Claire Rock (Tybalt) – Romeo and Juliet

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING MALE ACTOR - Play
Brian Sivesind (Satan) – The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING MALE ACTOR – Musical
Perrin Swanson (Igor) – Young Frankenstein

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING FEMALE ACTOR – Musical
Julie Gaines (Frau Blucher) – Young Frankenstein

OUTSTANDING LEAD MALE ACTOR- Musical
Kyle Kenneth Gaines (Frederick) – Young Frankenstein

OUTSTANDING LEAD FEMALE ACTOR - Musical
Nancee Steiger (Elizabeth) – If/Then

OUTSTANDING LEAD FEMALE ACTOR - Play
Ellie Sivesind (Cunningham) – The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

OUTSTANDING LEAD MALE ACTOR- Play
Tray Trimble (Lennie) – Of Mice and Men

OUTSTANDING LIGHTING DESIGN
Michael Mallinson & Ron Warren – Young Frankenstein

OUTSTANDING COSTUME DESIGN
Roger Upton - Little Women

OUTSTANDING SOUND DESIGN
Alex Mitts – Young Frankenstein

OUTSTANDING SCENIC DESIGN
Ron Warren – Young Frankenstein

OUTSTANDING VOCAL DIRECTION
Kelsey Morrow - Young Frankenstein

OUTSTANDING CHOREOGRAPHY
Nick Ono - If/Then & Jennifer Skiby - Young Frankenstein

OUTSTANDING LATE NIGHT PRODUCTION
Suicide Inc.

OUTSTANDING SPECIAL EVENT
90s Night featuring Bandrew Jackson

OUTSTANDING DIRECTOR
Kristina Saldaña – The Last Days of Judas Iscariot &
Ron Warren – Young Frankenstein

OUTSTANDING MUSICAL
Young Frankenstein

OUTSTANDING PLAY
The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

MALE ACTOR OF THE YEAR
Trayvon Trimble

FEMALE ACTOR OF THE YEAR
Julie Gaines

MARY SIVESIND AWARD FOR PATRONAGE
Bruce Peters

MOST VALUABLE PERSON
Danielle Rodriguez