Here is a list of the 2015-16 Emma Award winners as announced at the KCT Annual Awards Party, Saturday, May 14.


Tech Emma: Adam Owsley

Cast Emma: Mike Kostrewa


Tech Emma: The Set

Cast Emma: Teresa Hershberger


Tech Emma: Adam Owsley

Cast Emma: Rachel Bates

Board Voted Emmas:

Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role:

Rachel Bates as Paulette in LEGALLY BLONDE

Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role:

Mike Kostrewa as Brad in ROCKY HORROR

Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role:

Jill Bond as Miss Fischer in A PICASSO

Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role:

Jason Dick as Frank 'N' Furter in ROCKY HORROR

Outstanding Direction:

Steve Hughes and Maggie Duncan for NOISES OFF

In addition, 3 Special Certificate Awards Were Given:

"Take It Like a Man Award" to Colburn Lambert for performing with a concussion in NOISES OFF

"Last Minute Award" to Doug Harvey for filling in on Wednesday of tech week for LEGALLY BLONDE

"Newcomer/Outstanding Tech Award" to Adam Owsley for stage managing/set work on all four 2015-16 season shows

Congratulations to all!!!


We would like to bring your attention to a matching grant opportunity for KCT's Endowment Fund with the Community Foundation of Howard County. For each $1 given to the KCT Endowment Fund, Lilly Endowment will contribute $.25 to the KCT Endowment Fund and $.25 to the Community Foundation's Unrestricted Fund. This is a great way to increase the effect of your gift to ensure KCT's future and help improve our community. Gifts to the KCT Endowment may be mailed to the Community Foundation of Howard County, 215 West Sycamore St., Kokomo, IN 46901. For more information you may call 765-454-7298. If you would rather help KCT meet its current operating expenses, you may make a gift directly to KCT. All donations are tax deductible. Gifts may be mailed to KCT, P.O. Box 2112, Kokomo, IN 46904-2212.


Are you interested in the history of KCT? The Kokomo-Howard County Public Library's Howard County Memory Project is scanning playbills from all KCT's past seasons and making them available online. Playbills up through 1963 are currently available. Scrapbooks from the early years are also online at

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