AUDELCO Nominations Announced

November 16, 2023

The nominations are in for the AUDELCO Awards, which honor achievement in New York City's Black theatre community. The design nominees are:

Lighting Design
Emmanuel Delgado, Triple Threat
Stacey Derosier, The Half-God of Rainfall (New York Theatre Workshop)
Alan C. Edwards, Malvolio, (Classical Theatre of Harlem)
Adam Honoré, Flex(Lincoln Center Theater)
Allen Lee Hughes, Hamlet, (Shakespeare in the Park)
Aja M. Jackson/Matthew Richards, Rock & Roll Man
Jeanette Oi-Suk Yew, Shadow/Land (Public Theater)

Set Design
Kristen Chang, Unentitled (Negro Ensemble Co.)
Wilson Chin, This Land Was Made (Vineyard Theatre)
Fulton C. Hodges/Anthony Ellison, Picking Up the Pieces
Lindsay Genevieve Fuori, Candida, (Gingold Theatre Group)
Clint Ramos, A Raisin in the Sun (Public Theater)
Matt Saunders, Flex
Christopher and Justin Swader, Malvolio

Costume Design
Kindall Almond. black odyssey (Classic Stage Company)
Dustin Cross, Candida
Mika Eubanks, The 84th Annual Star-Burst Cotillion (New Georges)
Azalea Fairley, Shadow/Land
Celeste Jennings, Malvolio
Karen Perry, A Raisin in the Sun
Emilio Sosa, The Harder They Come (Public Theater)

Sound Design
Justin Ellington, Hamlet
Elisheba Ittoop, A Raisin in the Sun
Frederick Kennedy, Malvolio
DJ Potts, Triple Threat
Sadah Espii Proctor, The 84th Annual Star-Burst Cotillion
Mikaal Sulaiman, The Half-God of Rainfall
UptownWorks, black odyssey Leading with multiple nominations are Malvolio, a sequel to Twelfth Night staged at Classical Theatre of Harlem; the Off-Broadway musical Rock & Roll Man, and the musical version of the cult film The Harder They Come staged at the Public Theater.

The awards will be given out in a ceremony at the Alhambra Ballroom in Harlem on November 20. For the full list of nominees, visit their site here.