Four theatre companies received the most nominations for June 13 Jefferson Citations

The Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee announced 107 nominations in 23 categories for non-union productions during the 2004-2005 season.

Winners will be honored at a June 13 presentation at Park West.

TimeLine Theatre Company and Circle Theatre tied for the most nominations with 14 each, followed by Bailiwick Repertory with 13 and The House Theatre of Chicago with 12.

Five productions were nominated for Outstanding Production-Play. TimeLine Theatre Company was nominated for two productions, “This Happy Breed” and “It’s All True.” Others are “A Streetcar Named Desire” by Raven Theatre, “Equus” by The Hypocrites and “Strong Poison” by Lifeline Theatre.

Two productions nominated for Outstanding Production-Musical were “Parade” by Bailiwick Repertory and “The Mystery of Edwin Drood” by Circle Theatre.

Categories with the most nominations were: Ensemble, eight; Director-Play, seven, and New Work, Actor in a Principal Role-Play, Scenic Design and Costume Design, each with six.

Tickets, $25, $30 at the door, available at www.jeffawards.org. Doors open at 6 p.m. for a light buffet; presentation 7:30 p.m. Park West is at 322 W. Armitage.

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