Paris Performers' Theatre

Thriving Community Theatre in The Cobblestone Capital of Canada

Western Ontario Drama League Awards and Nominations


Jenny's House of Joy, by Norm Foster, was nominated for three awards in which we took the title in one:

The Audrey Vale Memorial Award Outstanding Actress in a Major Role was received by Kristen Wilson for her performance of "Jenny"

NOMINATION: The London Community Players' Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress- Brittany Marlatt as "Anita"

NOMINATION: The Christopher Covert Memorial Award for Outstanding Cameo- Mindy Forrester as "Clara"

12 Angry Men will be moving forward to Sarnia for IN-Festival

Lynn McNeilly was awarded The Molly Yearham Memorial award for Best Visually Coordinated Costumes: PRE-FESTIVAL

2017 WODL Out-of-festival awards

Harvest: by Ken Cameron, was nominated for three awards and received an Adjudicator's Award of Merit:

Best Actress in Major Role - Catherine Camp-Paynter

Best Actor in Major Role - Bruce Farley

Best Visual Production

Linda Lloyd-McKenzie received the Adjudicator's Award of Merit for Outstanding Staging Moment - for the introduction of 'Ron' scene.

2016 WODL Out-of-festival awards

Nana's Naughty Knickers was nominated for two awards: 

Best Actress in Major Role - Catherine Camp-Paynter

Best Newcomer - Lynn McNeilly

2015 WODL In-Festival awards

In March, 'Love, Loss and What I Wore' was picked as one of 5 productions to compete in Owen Sound, ON, for Best In-Festival Awards. This marks PPT's first ever submission for adjudication to go to WODL Festival. We received two Major Awards, a Special Adjudicators Award and were nominated for two more awards:

Winner: The Pat and Vincent Mathewson Award for Outstanding Ensemble Work: The Cast of 'Love, Loss and What I Wore'

Winner: Anna Graham Award for Outstanding Direction: Matthew Willson

Awarded: Special Adjudicator's Award: The Gift of Rosemary and John Tait: Stevie Pike for her Superb Playing of Many Roles

Nominated: The Bonanno Award for Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Major Role: Linda Lloyd-McKenzie

Nominated: The Theatre Kent Award for Best Newcomer: Pennylane Ritchie

Congratulations to the cast and crew for your incredible talents and effort. You have made Paris Performers' Theatre very proud!

2014 Out-Of-Festival Awards

'Waiting For The Parade' received two awards, and was nominated for three more:

Winner: The Mooney Award Winner for Outstanding Direction: Marion J. Smith

Winner: The Fred Townsend Memorial Award for Outstanding Ensemble Production: The Cast of 'Waiting For The Parade'

Nominated: The Theatre Kent Award for Best New Actor/Actress: Olivia Drisdelle

Nominated: The Kincardine Theatre Guild Award for Best Sound Design: Don Vanstone

Nominated: The Brickenden Award for Best Production of a Canadian Play


Previous WODL Awards (Coming Soon)

Paris Performers’ Theatre works to produce a variety of live theatre productions and to promote an appreciation of the performing arts. We strive to create an enjoyable theatre experience for our patrons.