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Dan is excited to announce that he will be playing the leading role of Alfie Byrne in WSR Signature Theatre's production of A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE February 17-19 at Wichita's Scottish Rite Theatre, 332 E. 1st Street in Wichita.  Performances are at 8 PM and tickets range from $10 - $18.  


2016 BroadwayWorld Awards

Dan is honored to have won two BroadwayWorld Awards this year:  Best Actor for DEATH OF A SALESMAN and Best Director (with Ann-Marie Rogers) for [title of show].  He is particularly proud that his production of [title of show] has won a total of 16 awards...5 BroadwayWorld Awards and 11 Mary Jane Teall Awards.  Thanks to everyone who voted!

You can see a complete list of the Wichita BWW Award winners here: http://www.broadwayworld.com/article/2016-BroadwayWorld-Wichita-Awards-Winners-Announced-Julia-Faust-Wins-Two-Awards-20170116


2016 BroadwayWorld Award Nominations

Dan is happy to report that he has been honored with two nominations for the 2016 BroadwayWorld Awards:  Best Actor for DEATH OF A SALESMAN and Best Director (Musical) (with Ann-Marie Rogers) for [title of show].  You can vote on the awards thru December 31, 2016 at http://www.broadwayworld.com/wichita/vote2015region.cfm


OLIVER!/2016 Christmas Radio Hour

Dan has two upcoming shows in December, both taking place at Wichita's Scottish Rite Temple.  First up is WSR Signature Theatre's production of OLIVER!, where Dan wil be portraying Mr. Brownlow (aka Oliver's grandfather).  Performances are Dec. 2, 3, 9 and 10 at 8 PM and Dec. 4 and 11 at 7 PM.  Tickets can be purchased at selectaseat.com or by calling 316-648-9043.

On Dec. 13th Dan will once again be a part of the Air Capital Chorus Christmas Radio Hour, which is being recorded for broadcast on Christmas Day.  The show starts at 7 PM and admission to the studio audience is a can of food to be donated to the Wichita Food Bank.  If you can't attend the show live, it will be broadcast on the morning of Dec 24th at 8 AM central time on radio station KNSS 1330/98.7 FM.  You can listen on the web at www.knssradio.com, where it will also be available as a podcast after the original airing.


The 2016 Mary Jane Teall Awards

Dan was thrilled to be honored with two Mary Jane Teall Awards (for excellence in Wichita theatre) this year! He won for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Charley in DEATH OF A SALESMAN, and as Best Director Of A Musical (with Ann-Marie Rogers) for [title of show].  Dan is also very proud of the fact that his production of [title of show] won 11 awards, every single award for which it was nominated, including Outstanding City Wide Musical! In addition the other Wichita productions Dan was involved with did very well this year.  DEATH OF A SALESMAN won 5 total awards, including Outstanding City Wide Drama; A CHRISTMAS STORY also won 5 awards, including Outstanding City Wide Comedy; and A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE won 2 awards. Congratulations to everyone!