Todd V. Wolfson

Best Actress

Gricelda Silva

What's that thing about big dynamite in small packages? Gricelda Silva, long a prime actor in this town's theatre scene, pretty much exploded across stages everywhere this year. Whether working the papier-maché creatures of Trouble Puppet or Glass Half Full, playing the wicked child in Reina Hardy's Changelings at the Vortex, dealing with her Cinderella stepfamily in Zach Theatre's Cenicienta, or helping modernly Mexicanize Chekhov in Teatro Vivo's El Nogalar, the vivacious performer's impact has left our city smiling and amazed.

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