St. Louis Theater Circle http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Mustard Seed, Actors' Studio Sweep STL Theater Circle Awards But Many Are Winners http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mustard-seed-actors-studio-sweep-stl-theater-circle-awards-many-are-winners <p>Mustard Seed Theatre Company was the big winner at the second annual St. Louis Theater Circle Awards, held Monday night. But everyone there seemed to find reason to celebrate.</p><p>The COCA theater in University City drew a full house for local theater's special event, an evening of hearty applause, warm camaraderie and good-natured ribbing.</p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 06:04:57 +0000 Nancy Fowler 34470 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mustard Seed, Actors' Studio Sweep STL Theater Circle Awards But Many Are Winners Exclusive: Nominations For Inaugural Louie Awards Honoring Local Theater Revealed http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/exclusive-nominations-inaugural-louie-awards-honoring-local-theater-revealed <p>In 2012, approximately 100 local professional theatrical productions were presented in the St. Louis area.</p><p>A new organization called the St. Louis Theater Circle, a group of area theater reviewers, seeks to recognize local professional theater with the inaugural Louie Awards.</p><p>The first Louie Awards presentation coincides with the suspension of the Kevin Kline Awards.&nbsp; Earlier this year the Professional Theater Council of St. Louis decided not to hold a ceremony honoring 2012 theatrical productions, citing financial issues.</p> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 17:17:49 +0000 Alex Heuer & Mary Edwards 8478 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Exclusive: Nominations For Inaugural Louie Awards Honoring Local Theater Revealed