The Playhouse is thrilled to announce that Sharon Lawrence has been nominated for a 2009 Los Angeles Critic's Circle Award for her powerhouse performance as Vivienne Leigh in Orson's Shadow! Her nomination in the "Featured Performance" category marks another recognition of her phenomenal on stage work that also included a LA Stage Alliance Ovation Award Nomination.
Here is more about the LADCC Awards From BroadwayWorld.com:
The Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle has announced its nominations and special awards for excellence in Los Angeles and Orange County theatre for the year 2008. The 40th Annual Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Awards ceremony will take place on Monday, March 16 at the El Portal Theatre, thanks to the generous donation of the El Portal's management. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. for a catered reception (with no-host bar) and silent auction. The show commences at 7:30 p.m. Tickets to the Awards show can be reserved from the LADCC's website, at www.ladramacriticscircle.com.
Pictured above: Sharon Lawrence. Photo by Craig Schwartz.