Daniel Guyton

Fayetteville resident Daniel Guyton has been nominated for 12 Metropolitan Atlanta Theatre Awards for his play “Three Ladies of Orpington.” Daniel’s wife, Kate Guyton, was also nominated.

Guyton’s play, produced at Onion Man Productions in Chamblee, is a dark comedy about a Victorian Era British family. It received critical acclaim after its world premiere in October 2017 and was nominated for the following awards: Best Overall Production, Best Ensemble Acting, Best Director (Scott Rousseau), Best Lead Actor (Tyler Buckingham), two Best Lead Actress nominations (Kate Guyton and Sadye Elizabeth), Best Supporting Actor (John Courtney), Best Supporting Actress (Lisa Gordon), Best Set Design (Scott Rousseau), Best Lighting Design (James Beck), Best Costume Design (Nancye Hilley), and Best Sound Design (Amy Levin).

“Three Ladies” received a nomination in every category it was eligible for.

The winners will be announced at the ceremony on August 26.To find out more about the MAT Awards, visit www.matawards.com. To find out more about Onion Man Productions, visit www.onionmanproductions.com. To find out more about playwright Daniel Guyton, visit www.danguyton.com.


Lisa Ball Gordon, Kate Guyton, and Sadye Elizabeth in a scene from “Three Ladies of Orpington.” (Photo by Cathy Seith)