Rent and Boyband Snag Holland's Tony-ish Nominations; Ceremony April 20

News   Rent and Boyband Snag Holland's Tony-ish Nominations; Ceremony April 20 The Netherlands' equivalent of the Tony Awards, the John Kraaijkamp Musical Theatre Awards, has announced its 2001 slate of nominations, with winners to be chosen at an April 20 televised gala. Jonathan Larson's American musical Rent is the nomination leader with five.

The Netherlands' equivalent of the Tony Awards, the John Kraaijkamp Musical Theatre Awards, has announced its 2001 slate of nominations, with winners to be chosen at an April 20 televised gala. Jonathan Larson's American musical Rent is the nomination leader with five.

The awards cover musicals only, yet there's no "Best Musical" award, since the public votes (through Kampioen magazine) and can choose from all 17 eligible tuners.

Here is the complete list of 2001 nominees:

John Kraaijkamp Musical Award for Best Female Leading role:
•Janke Dekker The Hired Man
•Lottie Hellingman Koning van Katoren
•Nurlaila Karim Rent
•Joke de Kruijf Little Shop of Horrors
•Vera Mann Diana the musical


John Kraaijkamp Musical Award for Best Male Leading role:
•Duncan Anepool Boyband
•Jon van Eerd There’s no business like showbusiness •Jim de Groot Rent
•Thomas van Luyn Little Shop of Horrors
•Jan Schepens The Hired Man
John Kraaijkamp Musical Award for Best Female Supporting role:
•Maya Hakvoort There’s no business like showbusiness
•Gerrie van der Klei 42nd Street
•Mariska van Kolck 42nd Street
•Ellis van Laarhoven Rent
•Chiara Tissen Koning van Katoren


John Kraaijkamp Musical Award for Best Male Supporting role:
•Frans van Deursen Koning van Katoren
•Bill van Dijk Little Shop of Horrors
•Hugo Haenen 42nd Street
•Edwin Jonker Rent
•Johnny Kraaijkamp Boyband


John Kraaijkamp Musical Award for Most Promising Female Talent:
•Maike Boerdam The Hired Man
•Wieneke Remmers The Hired Man
•Angela Schijf 42nd Street


John Kraaijkamp Musical Award for Most Promising Male Talent:
•Axel de Graaf Boyband
•Pepijn Gunneweg Koning van Katoren
•Jurgen Stein Rent