2017-2018 CHITA RIVERA AWARD NOMINATIONS

THEATER AWARDS

 

Outstanding Choreography in a Broadway Show:


Camille A. Brown, Once On This Island

Christopher Gattelli, SpongeBob SquarePants

Casey Nicholaw, Mean Girls

Justin Peck, Carousel

Sergio Trujillo, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical

 

Outstanding Ensemble in a Broadway Show:


Carousel

Mean Girls

Once On This Island

SpongeBob SquarePants

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical

 

Outstanding Male Dancer in a Broadway Show:


Norbert Leo Butz, My Fair Lady                        

Andrei Chagas, Carousel                     

Gavin Lee, SpongeBob SquarePants                         

Amar Ramasar, Carousel                      

Tony Yazbeck, Prince of Broadway

 

Outstanding Female Dancer in a Broadway Show:


Yesenia Ayala, Carousel

Ariana DeBose, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical           

Hailey Kilgore, Once On This Island

Katrina Lenk, The Band’s Visit

Skye Mattox, Carousel

Ashley Park, Mean Girls

Brittany Pollack, Carousel               

 

Outstanding Choreography in an Off-Broadway Show:


Nejla Yatkin, The Boy Who Danced on Air 

Sonya Tayeh, Hundred Days 

Zach Morris & Jennine Willett, Ghost Light 

Chris Bailey, Jerry Springer: The Opera 

Monica Bill Barnes, One Night Only 

 

Outstanding Female Dancer in an Off- Broadway Show:


Anna Bass, One Night Only

Monica Bill Barnes, One Night Only

Elizabeth Carena, Ghost Light

Tiffany Mann, Jerry Springer: The Opera 

Kenita R. Miller, Bella

 

Outstanding Male Dancer in an Off- Broadway Show:


Colin Campbell, Disco Pigs

Robert Fairchild, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

Troy Iwata, The Boy Who Danced on Air

Evan Ruggiero, Bastard Jones

Nikhil Saboo, The Boy Who Danced on Air

 

 

FILM AWARDS


Theatrical Release


(Release Date February 9, 2018 stars, Brie Larson, Donald Sutherland, Tyne Daly) Choreographers are: Noemie LaFrance (listed individually on main credit roll) and Rajeev, Dimple Ganguly, Vijay Ganguly, and, Ryan Heffington (listed in  – Basmati Blues on-screen credits by shoot location)

 

Finding Your Feet – (Release date February 23, 2018 stars, Imelda Staunton,
Timothy Spall, Joanna Lumley) Mark Jennings, Choreographer

 

Hello Again – (Release Date November 8, 2017) Todd Underwood, Choreographer 

 

Polina, danser sa vie – (Release date August 25, 2017 stars, Juliette Binoche)
Angelin Preljocaj, Choreographer  

 

The Greatest Showman – (Release date December 20, 2017 stars, Hugh Jackman)
Shannon Holtzapffel, Ashley Wallen, Choreographers 

 

 

Documentaries


Step 
(Release date August 4, 2017) Directed by, Amanda Lipitz

 

Bobbi Jene – (Release date September 22, 2017) Directed by, Elvira Lind

 

Anatomy of a Male Ballet Dancer (Release date January 3, 2018 stars Marcelo Gomes)

Directed by, David Barba and James Pellerito