The nominations in the AIMS Adjudication & Awards Scheme 2015/2016 were announced today in New Ross. We were delighted to hear that Julie Heaney has been nominated for the Best Female Singer award in the Gilbert section for the part of Sarah Browne in our recent production of Guys and Dolls!
Julie has been nominated alongside Jessica Hackett of Trim Musical Society (Mabel in The Pirates of Penzance) and Orla Jennings of Leixlip Musical & Variety Group (Sherrie in Rock of Ages).
Congratulations also go to our near neighbours in Boyle Musical Society who have been nominated for 4 awards in the Sullivan section - Best Comedienne, Best Stage Management, Best Technical and Best House Management.
Our congratulations also go our friends in Marian Choral Society, Tuam (Best Male Singer, Best Supporting Actor & Best House Management), Ballinrobe Musical Society (Best Actor, Best Supporting Actor & Best Technical), Galway Musical Society (Best Comedienne), Tuam Youth Theatre (Spirit of AIMS), Corofin Musical Society (Best Supporting Actress), St. Mel's Musical Society, Longford (Best House Management), Ballinasloe Musical Society (Best Comedian) and Athlone Musical Society (Best Choreogaphy, Best House Management & Best Programme)
All award winners will be announced during the awards banquet, which will take place on Saturday 18th June in the I.N.E.C. in Killarney.