Five Summit designers have the honor of being part of outstanding productions in California that are nominated for the Craig Noel Award tonight, sponsored by the San Diego Theatre Critics Circle. The Circle is an independent, nonprofit organization of print and online theater critics dedicated to open and honest dialogue about theatre in San Diego County and to honoring artistic excellence. Leading the list of nominations with six were The Old Globe’s world premiere musical “Allegiance,” Moxie Theatre’s revival of Lorraine Hansberry’s, “A Raisin in the Sun” and Cygnet Theatre’s musical “Parade.”  Receiving five nominations was The Old Globe’s production of the musical “The Scottsboro Boys’.

The Summit designers nominated with productions under the OUTSTANDING NEW MUSICAL category and include:

“Allegiance,” The Old Globe

Alejo Vietti, Costumes

“Nobody Loves You,” The Old Globe

Michael Schweikardt, Set

“Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots,” La Jolla Playhouse

Chuck LaPointe, Hair & Wigs

The Summit designers nominated with productions under the OUTSTANDING DRAMATIC PRODUCTIONS category and include:

“An Iliad,” La Jolla Playhouse

Marina Dragici, Costumes 

“Blood and Gifts,” La Jolla Playhouse

Matthew Richards, Lighting

Congratulations to all of well deserved nominated productions  The ceremony will be held tonight at the Museum of Contemporary Art in La Jolla.