Playhouse Merced Awards scheduled for Saturday

Playhouse Merced will host its own version of the Tony Awards on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. The awards, called the Playhouse Merced Awards (PMAs, pronounced "pee-muhz)," include awards for "best supporting actress: small musical," "best villain," and "best performance of the year."

Admission is free, but tickets are limited. To request a ballot or attend the PMAs, contact the Playhouse Merced box office at (209) 725-8587.