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CULTURAL COMPENDIUM Palm Beach County Theaters Dominate 40th Annual Carbonell Awards

SUSHI & STROLL JUNE 10 / JULLY 8 / AUGUST 12 / SEPTEMBER 9 / 5:30PM–8:30PM Enjoy Morikami’s Japanese Gardens on selec t Friday evenings all summer long ! Purchase tickets online & save !

Alicia Donelan

4000 Morikami Park Road / Delray Beach, FL 33446 / 561.495.0233 /

Les Miserables at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre




Winners of this year’s Carbonell Awards, honoring excellence in theater throughout the South Florida region, were announced in April at a lavish ceremony at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale. Palm Beach County theaters scored high with 13 wins. Miami-Dade County theaters brought home four awards; shows staged in Broward County earned three. The Maltz Jupiter Theatre in Jupiter earned seven awards, including Best Musical for Les Misérables. Les Mis also racked up wins in three other categories: Best Director, Musical – Mark Martino; Best Actor, Musical – Aloysius Gigl; and Best Sound Design – Marty Mets. Elizabeth Dimon took home the Best Supporting Actress, Musical award for her role in the Maltz production of Billy Elliot. Top honors for choreography went to Greg Graham, also for Billy Elliot. Glengarry Glen Ross at the Maltz won the Best Ensemble award. Palm Beach Dramaworks in West Palm Beach earned five awards. Buried Child earned two awards: Best Director, Play for J. Barry Lewis; and Best Supporting Actor, Paul Tei. Three other Palm