Great River Shakespeare Festival (GRSF) hosted its first-ever Subscriber Choice Awards on Thursday, October 12 in Winona. At the event, awards were announced for Great Performances, Great Direction/Design, and Great Moments from Season 14. Festival patrons who held Season Passes during 2017 were sent a survey and asked to choose some of their favorite memories from Season 14. Award winners are listed below:

Great Performances:

Michael Fitzpatrick as Bruno the Dog in Shipwrecked! An Entertainment: The Amazing Adventures of Louis de Rougemont (As Told by Himself)

Andrew Carlson as Antipholous in The Comedy of Errors and The Poet in An Iliad

Tarah Flanagan as Dromio in The Comedy of Errors and The Poet in An Iliad

Christopher Gerson as Richard in Richard III

Great Moments:

Original Music by Eva Scholz-Carlson in An Iliad

“She is Spherical” Monologue by Tarah Flanagan in The Comedy of Errors

Gymnastics by Chris Mixon in Shipwrecked! An Entertainment: The Amazing of Louis de Rougemont (As Told by Himself)

Hat Toss by Christopher Peltier and Caroline Amos in The Comedy of Errors

Great Direction/Design:

Foley Sound Effects – Katharine Horowitz, Sound Designer for Shipwrecked! An Entertainment: The Amazing of Louis de Rougemont (As Told by Himself)

Sea Turtle – Karl Gfall, Props Artisan for Shipwrecked! An Entertainment: The Amazing of Louis de Rougemont (As Told by Himself)

Quick Changes – Rebecca Bernstein, Costume Designer for Shipwrecked! An Entertainment: The Amazing of Louis de Rougemont (As Told by Himself)

Spooky Heads – Connor McEvoy, Props Supervisor for Richard III