"Peace In Our Time"
Wins At TANYS Festival
"Peace In Our Time", A one act play Directed by Cynthia Appleton and performed in Warsaw as part of "An Evening in the Black Box", was awarded "Best Short Show" at the 2013 Theatre Association of NYS Theatre Festival held on November 23rd, 2013 in Auburn NY.
In addition, Cynthia Appleton was awarded the J Richard Mahlstedt Directing Award for the show. This is the second time Ms. Appleton has received this high honor.
Also, Stanley Michael Janczak was awarded an Outstanding Performance award for his portrayal of Eric in "Peace In Out Time" as well as a Peoples Choice award.
The show will now move on to the Eastern States Theatre Festival to be held in Wilkes Barre, PA this coming April.
The Theatre Association of New York State
has announced awards for the WCBS fall show
An Evening in the Black Box
• Excellence in Direction to Cynthia Appleton
for An Evening in the Black Box
• Excellence in Acting to Donna Manquen
for her portrayal of Anne in For Anne
• Excellence in Acting to Stanley Michael Janczak
and David Grayson in a Peace in Our Time
• Meritorious Achievement in Acting to Anne Wright
for her portrayal of Woman in Last Exit before Toll
• Meritorious Achievement in Ensemble Acting to
Cathie Craig Barry and Richard Barry in It's a Sin to Tell a Lie
Additionally, "A Peace in Our Time", Directed by Cynthia Appleton and performed by Stanley Michael Janczak and David Grayson has been chosen to perform at the 2013 New York State Theatre Festival in Auburn, NY on November 23rd.