Two River Theater Company (Red Bank): Most Creative Outreach
Two River Theater Company is a professional regional theater company providing outstanding plays and educational programs for audiences of central New Jersey and beyond. TRTC was founded in 1994 by Robert and Joan Rechnitz and has since grown into one of the most vital and dynamic arts organizations in the region. TRTC is being recognized for their creative use of social media throughout this year's competition.
State Theatre (New Brunswick): Top Runner-Up
The State Theatre is an 1800-seat performing arts venue in central New Jersey that encourages and enables members of the community to have a life-long association with the performing arts. The State Theatre received more votes than any other runner-up in any other category in this year's awards, finishing second only to NJPAC in the Performing Arts Center category, which, at 2750 seats, is 50% larger in size.
The Growing Stage (Netcong): Most Write-In Votes
The Growing Stage - The Children's Theatre of NJ is a professional theater dedicated to presenting quality performances for young audiences through mainstage and in-school performances. TGS is being recognized for receiving more write-in votes than any other organization in this year's awards.