Zuppa Theatre Co. wins Outstanding Production, Set Design at Merritt Awards

Zuppa Theatre Co.’s Slowly I Turn: a parlor vaudeville in one act won the Theatre Nova Scotia Robert Merritt Award for Outstanding Production on Monday night. Conceived by Ben Stone, the show was nominated for six awards, including Outstanding New Play, and also won for Outstanding Set Design (Leesa Hamilton). This marks the second Outstanding Production Merritt Award in three years for Zuppa Theatre Co., following Five Easy Steps (to the end of the world).