Monday, November 17, 2008, Jennifer Paz accepted her first Ovation Award for her work as Kim, the lead actress in Civic Light Opera of South Bay Cities’ production of Miss Saigon. The LA Stage Alliance honors the best in Southern California theatre by presenting Ovation Awards annually. Paz is a Philippine born, Renton raised actress, who now resides in Los Angeles. She is currently working at Village Theatre, playing the role of Belle in Village Theatre’s production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. Check out her acceptance speech here.