Dorrys Winners

The Dorrys were handed out September 27, 2016 at Aurora.

ART
SOLO SHOW OF THE YEAR Joan Backes, Paper House at Yellow Peril Gallery
TWO PERSON SHOW OF THE YEAR Henry Felton Brown and Natalja Kent, Static Transmission at 186 Carpenter
GROUP SHOW OF THE YEAR Spectrum at Hera Gallery
PUBLIC ART OF THE YEAR Walker Mettling’s Dirt Palace Window
INSTAGRAM ACCOUNT OF THE YEAR @Pasigraphy
COMMERCIAL GALLERY OF THE YEAR Yellow Peril Gallery
INSTITUTIONAL/NON-PROFIT GALLERY OF THE YEAR AS220 Project Space
NON-PROFIT OF THE YEAR RHD-RI
HISTORICAL EXHIBIT OF THE YEAR Jamestown Arts Center for Nina A. Baugh: In Search of a Studio of Her Own
MUSEUM EXHIBIT OF THE YEAR Todd Oldham: All of Everything at RISD Museum

BOOKS
BOOK OF THE YEAR – FICTION Dawn Tripp, Georgia
BOOK OF THE YEAR – NON-FICTION Paul Caranci, Scoundrels: Defining Corruption Through Tales of Political Intrigue in Rhode Island
BOOK OF THE YEAR – POETRY Frances O’Donnell, Whispers from the Tree of Life
BOOK OF THE YEAR – CHILDREN’S Claudine Pepin, Let’s Cook French
NEW BOOKSTORE OF THE YEAR Books On the Square
USED BOOKSTORE OF THE YEAR Cellar Stories
TWITTER OF THE YEAR @v_manuscript
LITERARY NON-PROFIT OF THE YEAR Frequency Writers
PUBLICATION OF THE YEAR Rhode Island Monthly
READING SERIES OF THE YEAR Point Street Reading Series

DRAMA
PRODUCTION OF THE YEAR The Road Weeps, The Well Runs Dry (Brown)
DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR Kym Moore, The Road Weeps, The Well Runs Dry (Brown)
LEAD PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR Christopher Shane Crider-Plonka, Frost/Nixon (Counter-Productions)
SUPPORTING PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR Karen Carpenter, A Streetcar Named Desire (Gamm)
CURVEBALL OF THE YEAR Tenderloin Opera Company, Island of Love
PRODUCTION TEAM OF THE YEAR Wilbury Group, Stupid Fucking Bird
NON-PROFIT OF THE YEAR Manton Avenue Project
TOURING PRODUCTION OF THE YEAR Strange News, db
PLAY OF THE YEAR Nikteha Salazar, The Red Paint
SEASON OF THE YEAR Trinity Rep

FILM
FEATURE FILM OF THE YEAR Holly Gaboriault, Female Forces: Women In RI Art
SHORT FILM OF THE YEAR Rachel Blumberg for Musée Mechanique, “A Wish She Spoke”
CINEMA OF THE YEAR Cable Car Cinema
FILM FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR Providence Children’s Film Festival
FILM SERIES OF THE YEAR Movies On The Block
NON-PROFIT OF THE YEAR newportFILM
YOUTUBE CHANNEL OF THE YEAR Kids Rock Chorus
MUSIC
ALBUM OF THE YEAR Black Oil Incinerator, Built In Space
SONG OF THE YEAR Lovesick, “Hey Mama”
EP OF THE YEAR Flinstones, 6 66
DJ OF THE YEAR Music Please
MUSIC EVENT OF THE YEAR PVDFest
RECORD STORE OF THE YEAR Analog Underground
LOUD ACT OF THE YEAR Flinstones
QUIET ACT OF THE YEAR Sianna Plavin
ROCK ACT OF THE YEAR Lovesick
FOLK ACT OF THE YEAR The Huntress and Holder of Hands
HIP-HOP ACT OF THE YEAR Medusah Black
ELECTRONIC ACT OF THE YEAR Bellerophon
NON-PROFIT OF THE YEAR Girls Rock! Rhode Island

PERFORMANCE
COMPANY OF THE YEAR Everett
NON-PROFIT OF THE YEAR Everett
TOURING PRODUCTION OF THE YEAR FirstWorks for Urban Bush Women, Walking With ‘Trane
CHORAL EVENT OF THE YEAR Chorus of Westerly, Verdi Requiem
MUSIC ENSEMBLE OF THE YEAR Emsemble Parallax
CLASSICAL PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR Verdant Vibes, Verdant Vibes Spring Festival
FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR Modern Movements Festival at AS220
DANCE PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR Sokeo Ros, From Refugee Camp To Project

Thanks to presenters Karen Allen Baxter, Chris Daltry, Jennifer Daltry, Deb Dormody, Yolandi Fizzure, Lara Henderson, Ricky Katowicz, Elizabeth Keiser, Walker Mettling, Reba Mitchell, and Taylor Polites, as well as house band Jeremy Harris and Miss RI USA 2016 Theresa Agonia.