Once on This Island winners of 2 IRNE Awards

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Once on This Island – winner! Best Director, Best Music Director
Nominated for 7 IRNE (Independent Reviewers of New England) Awards

Our 2010 production of Ahrens and Flaherty’s Once on This Island was nominated for awards in the following categories:

  • Best Costumes (Lindsay Hurley)
  • Best Choreography (Jennifer Condon)
  • Best Supporting Actress in a Musical (Kendra Alati – Asaka)
  • Best Music Director (Dan Rodriguez) – winner
  • Best Director of a Musical (Jennifer Condon / Jesse Strachman) – winner
  • Best Musical
  • Young Performer Award (Alexa Niziak – Young Ti Moune)

Many thanks to the IRNE committee for recognizing us with these honors. We’re thankful and humbled to be recognized in so many categories this year, especially since we’re undergoing so many changes. Thanks to everyone who made this show such a special experience.


Book and Lyrics By LYNN AHRENS

Directed by Jennifer Condon
and Jesse Strachman
Music Direction by Dan Rodriguez
Choreography by Jennifer Condon

October 7-24, 2010 at the
Arsenal Center for the Arts
, Watertown, MA
Once on This Island Cast

Shown left to right, above:
Kendra Alati as Asaka, Kira Cowan as Ti Moune, Steven Martin as Agwe, Ian Flynn as Tonton Julian, Alexa Niziak as Little Ti Moune (front), Jackie Theoharis as Andrea, David Carney as Daniel, Abby Cordell as Mama Euralie, Kaedon Gray as Armand, Alaina Fragoso as Erzulie, David Lucey as Papa Ge