|Thomas Weinhappel in a Barihunk t-shirt and with his Thalia Award|
Judges praised him for "...finding the detailed meanings of words and music, and their allusions to express the complexity of the character the young man crushed by dark family relations."
The Thalia Awards are presented by the Czech Actors' Association and are named after the muse of comedy. Awards are given out for theater, opera, musicals and ballet. Past winners have included Eva Urbanová, Dagmar Pecková and Kate Aldrich. The award ceremony was broadcast live on Czech television and radio from the Czech National State Opera.
|Thomas Weinhappel and Lukáš Bařák in The Rape of Lucretia|