Q&A: Grace McDaniel

Grace McDaniel has worked on or appeared in shows at both theaters. She is also a Montie nominee for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy or Drama for her role in 2012’s The Players Theatre Company production of “To Kill A Mocking Bird.”
Last year, McDaniel was a presenter for Best Lighting Design along with Ryan Rodriguez.

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Explainer: How are Montie Award winners picked?

Brandi Baldwin, right, hugs Marieda Kilgore while Mark Wilson looks on. Wilson and Kilgore presented the award for Best Props at the 2012-2013 Montie Awards Ceremony where Baldwin earned her first and second awards.
Brandi Baldwin, right, hugs Marieda Kilgore while Mark Wilson looks on. Wilson and Kilgore presented the award for Best Props at the 2012-2013 Montie Awards Ceremony where Baldwin earned her first and second awards.

Like many local and national awards shows, it’s sometimes hard to know how exactly nominees and winners are chosen. Well ponder the question no more.

The Monties strivesto be transparent in how the winners and nomineesare chosen. Even we won’t know who has won until the night of the awards show.Here’s how our team and the volunteer judges choose our award recipients:

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