Juried Categories

The following awards will be given out each year (pending sufficient registration):

Outstanding Lead Performance – Actor
Outstanding Lead Performance – Actress
Outstanding Supporting Performance – Actor
Outstanding Supporting Performance – Actress
Outstanding Ensemble
Outstanding Direction
Outstanding Set Design
Outstanding Costume Design
Outstanding Lighting Design
Outstanding Original Composition
Outstanding Sound Design
Outstanding Contribution to Theatre
Outstanding Independent Production
Outstanding PACT Production
Outstanding Emerging Artist(s) – any discipline

Writing
Outstanding New Text (Original or Adaptation)
Outstanding New Translation

Community
Outstanding Community Production

Honorary Awards
Unsung Hero of the Theatre (UHOT) Award
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Award

Special Awards
In order to acknowledge the variety and unpredictability of talents in Montreal English Theatre, the METAC and Jury reserve the right to create special awards in any given year, highlighting the specific elements they feel merit recognition .