Best of Twin Cities area theater in 2006

December 29, 2006.By Rohan Preston and Graydon Royce, Star Tribune.

Outstanding musical, smaller theaters: Peter Rothstein’s gonzo “Gypsy” for Theatre Latté Da, and Nautilus’ muscular “Man of La Mancha.”

Outstanding director, musical: Patdro Harris for “Ain’t Misbehavin’” and Peter Rothstein for “Gypsy.”

Outstanding musical director: Sanford More, “Ain’t Misbehavin,’” and Denise Prosek, “Gypsy.”

Outstanding actress, musical: Everything turned up roses for Jody Briskey in “Gypsy.” She won over Thomasina Petrus, who made a strong showing in “Ain’t Misbehavin.’”