Heller Awards For Young Artists

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Heller Awards For Young Artists 2023


(Wednesday) 7:30 pm(GMT-05:00)


Dell Hall

701 W. Riverside Dr.

Event Details

The Long Center presents the 10th Annual Heller Awards for Young Artists, an evening of live performance including awards in 18 categories, performances by our 8 Best Production nominees, Lead & Supporting medleys, and musical numbers by our Select Ensemble. Hosted by program alumni Donelvan Thigpen and Jessica O’Brien, the Awards will be held Wednesday, April 19 in Dell Hall.

Imagine Austin’s version of the Tony Awards. Every year, the Long Center brings together over 33 schools from Austin and beyond to shine a spotlight on the hard work of thousands of students and teachers involved in arts education. Join us as we mark the tenth anniversary of this program with an evening of live performances, awards, scholarships, special guests, and more.


What To Expect

Red Carpet at 5:00pm // Doors at 6:00pm // Show at 7:30pm This is an indoor event. All patrons require a ticket to attend the performance. Prohibited items include but are not limited to: Outside food or drinks, weapons of any kind including pocket knives, Professional cameras (cameras with detachable lenses), Video cameras, illegal or illicit items of any kind, tents, vending of any kind and soliciting of any kind. Animals and pets are not permitted except for properly identified service animals. Questions? Email our 3M Box Office or hit us up on social media at any time. You can also call the 3M Box Office at (512) 474-LONG (5664) or TTY (800) 735-2989 and get your questions answered right away.


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Year-End Gift 2023 | Long Center
Your Support Today, Transforms Tomorrow

We’ve made it our mission to support creativity in all its forms, and we hope this season you’ll join us and do the same. Your donation doesn’t just support our work, it’s a declaration that creativity belongs to everyone


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