Ben Randle

THEATRE DIRECTOR

BATCC Awards: 'Clear Blue Sky', Ray of Light among winners

Sleepwalker Theatre's production Into the Clear Blue Sky, by JC Lee and directed by Ben Randle, won an award for Best Lighting Design (for a Play, 99 seats and under) for Alex Senchak and Christian Mejia, at the The Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle Awards, handed out April 2, in a ceremony at The Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco.

Also, big winners that night were Ray of Light Theatre, who won 8 awards (Musical, 300 seats and under) for their 2011 production of Assassins by Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman. Among the winners were Maya Linke and Cathie Anderson, for Best Scenic Design and Best Lighting Design, respectively. Both designers will repeat their duties for Ray of Light Theatre's upcoming productions of The Fully Monty, to be directed by Artistic Director Jason Hoover, and Sweeney Todd, directed by Ben Randle.

See the complete list of winners, here.

For more information on the upcoming Ray of Light season, visit their website.