Ixion Ensemble took home four awards at Lansing City Pulse’s 14th annual Pulsar Awards celebration on July 16. The theater community gathered to celebrate the talent and creativity of performers stretching from Owosso to Charlotte and throughout Lansing. The 2018 Lansing City Pulse Pulsar Awards recognize the best in theater the capital area has to offer.
While they received nine nominations, Ixion performers and productions went home with four awards. Winners included Rico Bruce Wade for the Best Actor in Play award for his performance in “Broke-ology” by Nathan Louis Jackson, Janet Colson for the Best Actress in a Play award for her performance in “Gidion’s Knot” by Johnna Adams and Lekeathon Wilson for the Best Supporting Actor in a Play award for his performance in “Broke-ology,” which also picked up the award for Best Play.
“We’re thrilled for the performers to be recognized for their outstanding effort,” said Jeff Croff, Ixion artistic director. “The awards are a tribute to not only their hard work, but also their commitment to storytelling. We are humbled to be part of such an amazing theatre community.”