23 Jul Innovative Theater Award Nominee
Jim Cooney, along with co-choreograher Greg Zane, is nominated for an Innovative Theater Award for Outstanding Choreography/Movement on Nothing But Trash at Theater for the New City. Written by Andy Halliday and directed by G.R. Johnson, this new play satirizes the 1950′s teen-angst films and gay pulp fiction. The cast featured Rory Max Kaplan (Jersey Boys, Broadway), Tim McGarrigal (High School Musical, 1st national tour), Steven Wenslawski (Spamalot, 1st national tour), Tim Burke (original cast of Naked Boys Singing), Andrew Glaszek (web series “Hustling”), Andy Halliday (Charles Busch’s Theatre-In-Limbo, Psycho Beach Party), John Kevin Jones (A Christmas Carol at the Merchant’s House), David Errigo, Jr. (title role in world premiere of Harry Connick Jr.’s The Happy Elf), and Jeffrey Vause (Aloha Oy!).