The Results are In! Here are the 2022 Heller Awards for Young Artists Winners

April 14th marked the first time the Heller Awards for Young Artists was held LIVE and in person in three years. And boy was it great to be back! There’s an itch in all of us that can only be scratched by live performance. 

And the lucky winners are… (drumroll please… 🥁)

Creative Awards
Best Choreography

Cedar Ridge High School, Footloose

Best Costume Design

Rouse High School, The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Best Ensemble

East View High School, A Chorus Line

Best Direction

San Marcos High School, Rent

Best Musical Direction

Rouse High School, The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Best Lighting Design

Tom Glenn High School, SpongeBob SquarePants

Best Scenic Design

Hendrickson High School, Once on This Island

Best Orchestra

Leander High School, Amélie

Best Technical Execution

McCallum Fine Arts Academy, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Best Production

Rouse High School, The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Acting Awards
Best Lead | Female

Savannah Chavarria, McCallum Fine Arts Academy, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Best Lead | Male

JP Lopez, Rouse High School, The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Best Supporting | Male

Sam Hill as Tonton, Hendrickson High School, Once on This Island

Best Supporting | Female

Ava Van Bevern as Vi Moore, Cedar Ridge High School, Footloose

Best Featured | Individual

Allie Meredith, Jack C. Hays High School, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder

Best Featured | Ensemble

Hannah Zuniga, Lehman High School, The Lightning Thief

Student Achievement Awards
Marketing

Eleanor Cain, Weiss High School

Stage Management

Mikayla Stasny, Rouse High School

Design

Tyler Mayer, Dripping Springs High School

Training Scholarships
Balance Dance Studio Scholarship

Addie Villegas, Hendrickson High School

Adam Roberts’ Unique Voice Scholarship

Ryah Gonzales & Julianna Coco, Jack C. Hays High School

Impact Arts Audition Package

Allison Meredith, Jack C. Hays High School

Impact Arts’ Texas Arts Project Summer Camp

Savannah Baker, Tom Glenn High School

James Macgruder, Cedar Park High School

ZACH Theatre PPC Scholarship

Isis Lewis, Brentwood Christian School

James Magruder, Cedar Park High School

Olden Lighting Consultations

Elgin High School

Leander High School

Westwood High School

Cedar Park High School

Rouse High School

San Marcos High School

Congratulations to all the students, educators, families, and staff who contributed to this amazing night 🥳️ Be sure to follow @hellerawardsatx on your favorite social media platform to stay up to date on all things HAYA.

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