THE AWAITED VISIT by James Comtois, Directed by Peter Boisvert (Nosedive Productions)

DE DONDE by Mary Gallagher, Directed by Francisco Solorzarno (Barefoot Productions)

THE EMPEROR JONES by Eugene O'Neill, Directed by Luane Davis (NTID Performing Arts and Ebony Club)

EVERGREEN by Amy A. Kirk, directed by Bekka Lindstrom (The Fourth Unity)

THE FATHER by August Strindberg, Adapted by John Osborne, Directed by Ralph Moniz (Yahoo Escadrille Theatre Co.)

HAMLET by William Shakespeare, Directed by Sherry Saab (The Willful Company)

JOHN GABRIEL BORKMAN by Henrik Ibsen, Directed by Max Montel (Century Center)

LESBIAN PULP-O-RAMA! Created and performed by The Sassmasters of On the Verge Theatre Company

THE MISANTHROPE by Moli‚re, Directed by Blake Lawrence (Boomerang Theater Company)

MOON CHILDREN< by Michael Weller, Directed by Tim Errickson (Oberon Theater Company)

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING by William Shakespeare, Directed by Beverly Bullock (Love Creek Productions)

POSSIBLE WORLDS by John Mighton, Directed by Mimi McGurl (Method2Madness Theater Co.)

THE SIX CHARACTERS COMETH written, developed and performed by The Six Characters Troupe, Directed by Suchan Vodoor (Fractured Atlas Productions)

THE STRANGER adapted and directed by Frank Cwiklik (Horse Trade Theater Group and Danse Macabre Theatrics)

THE SKIN OF OUR TEETH by Thornton Wilder, Directed by Robert King (5th Ave. Presbyterian Church)

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW by William Shakespeare, Directed by Miriam Eusebio (New Perspectives)

TANGO MASCULINO Book & lyrics by Clint Jefferies Music by Paul L. Johnson, Directed by Jeffery Corrick (Wings Theatre Company)

VICTIMS OF DUTY by Eugene Ionesco, Directed by Zachary Mannheimer (Subjective Theatre Co.)

THE WINTER'S TALE by William Shakespeare, Directed by Alexandra Ornitz (Safe Haven Productions/The Bard's Wench)

In addition, a Special Achievement Award will be given to the Untitled Theater Company #61 (David Einhorn and Edward Einhorn) for producing the Ionesco Theatre Festival last year.