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Announcing Our 2019 Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Award Nominees & Recipients

Posted on April 2, 2019 by LONG CENTER STAFF

Without further ado, we give you the full list of nominees PLUS our award recipients for this year’s Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards! Congrats to all!

BEST TECHNICAL EXECUTION
Dripping Springs HS | Little Shop of Horrors
East View HS | Disney’s Newsies
Lehman HS | Be More Chill
Marble Falls HS | Disney’s Newsies
McCallum FAA | 42nd Street
Rouse HS | Bring It On The Musical
Saint Andrew’s | Jesus Christ Superstar
Vista Ridge HS | Mamma Mia!

BEST DIRECTION
Bastrop HS | The Addams Family
Cedar Ridge HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
Dripping Springs HS | Little Shop of Horrors
East View HS | Disney’s Newsies
Hendrickson HS | Hairspray
Leander HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
Lehman HS | Be More Chill
Rouse HS | Bring It On The Musical

BEST FEATURED PERFORMER
Grace Monk | Bastrop HS | The Addams Family
Alec Peal | Cedar Park HS | Legally Blonde The Musical
Azaria Brown | David Crockett HS | The Addams Family
Chase Collins | David Crockett HS | The Addams Family
Lexi Hanna | East View HS | Disney’s Newsies
Gwendolyn Kuhn | Georgetown HS | The Addams Family
Danzi Bradley | Hendrickson HS | Hairspray
Owen Scales | McCallum FAA | 42nd Street
Conner Yesh & Sam Davis | Round Rock HS | Kiss Me, Kate
Shelby DuBose | Tom Glenn HS | Beauty & The Beast
Jett Hebert | Weiss HS | Annie
Marco Martinez | Westwood HS | Legally Blonde The Musical

BEST SCENIC DESIGN
Austin HS | Urinetown The Musical
Bastrop HS | The Addams Family
Del Valle HS | Seussical JR.
Dripping Springs HS | Little Shop of Horrors
Jack C. Hays HS | Happy Days – A New Musical
Leander HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
Marble Falls HS | Disney’s Newsies
Vista Ridge HS | Mamma Mia!

BEST MUSICAL DIRECTION
Cedar Ridge HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
East View HS | Disney’s Newsies
Hendrickson HS | Hairspray
Leander HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
Marble Falls HS | Disney’s Newsies
McCallum FAA | 42nd Street
Rouse HS | Bring It On The Musical
Saint Andrew’s | Jesus Christ Superstar

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Ian Piel | East View HS | Disney’s Newsies
Josh Nett | East View HS | Disney’s Newsies
Noah Wood | East View HS | Disney’s Newsies
Justin Florie | Elgin HS | Once On This Island
Ethan Boone | Lehman HS | Be More Chill
Zach Young | Marble Falls HS | Disney’s Newsies
Toshaan Arora | McCallum FAA | 42nd Street
Andrew DeLaGarza | Rouse HS | Bring It On The Musical
Christian Brown | Saint Andrew’s | Jesus Christ Superstar

BEST LIGHTING DESIGN
Austin HS | Urinetown The Musical
Cedar Ridge HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
Del Valle HS | Seussical JR.
Dripping Springs HS | Little Shop of Horrors
Lanier HS | Disney’s The Little Mermaid
Leander HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
Rouse HS | Bring It On The Musical
Vista Ridge HS | Mamma Mia!

BEST ORCHESTRA
Georgetown HS | The Addams Family
Hendrickson HS | Hairspray
LBJ/LASA HS | Sweeney Todd
Leander HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
Lehman HS | Be More Chill
McCallum FAA | 42nd Street
Round Rock HS | Kiss Me, Kate
Weiss HS | Annie

BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
Sydney Lepage | Austin HS | Urinetown The Musical
Pietra Pereira | Del Valle HS | Seussical JR.
Lauren Thompson | Hendrickson HS | Hairspray
Lorena Fraga | Hendrickson HS | Hairspray
Taylor Cooper | Jack C. Hays HS | Happy Days – A New Musical
Sophie Montani | Leander HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
Tess Linderman | Marble Falls HS | Disney’s Newsies
Lilah Guaragna | McCallum FAA | 42nd Street
Rachel Clarke | Saint Andrew’s | Jesus Christ Superstar

BEST COSTUME DESIGN
Akins HS | Chicago High School Edition
Austin HS | Urinetown The Musical
Bastrop HS | The Addams Family
Cedar Ridge HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
David Crockett HS | The Addams Family
Dripping Springs HS | Little Shop of Horrors
Hutto HS | Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka
Vista Ridge HS | Mamma Mia!

BEST ENSEMBLE
Austin HS | Urinetown The Musical
Bastrop HS | The Addams Family
Cedar Park HS | Legally Blonde The Musical
East View HS | Disney’s Newsies
Elgin HS | Once On This Island
McCallum FAA | 42nd Street
McNeil HS | Zombie Prom
Rouse HS | Bring It On The Musical

BEST ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE
Grace Estes | Bastrop HS | The Addams Family
Sarah Cadena | Bastrop HS | The Addams Family
Sam Evans | Cedar Ridge HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
Cassie Martin | Dripping Springs HS | Little Shop of Horrors
Caroline Holmes | Leander HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
Lisa Marie Welton | Liberty Hill HS | Once Upon A Mattress
Birdie Stabeno | McNeil HS | Zombie Prom
Kaitlyn Tatum | Rouse HS | Bring It On The Musical
Eugenia De la Garza | Saint Andrew’s | Jesus Christ Superstar

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY
Bastrop HS | The Addams Family
Cedar Ridge HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
David Crockett HS | The Addams Family
Hendrickson HS | Hairspray
Marble Falls HS | Disney’s Newsies
McCallum FAA | 42nd Street
McNeil HS | Zombie Prom
Rouse HS | Bring It On The Musical

BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE
Diego Peña | Bastrop HS | The Addams Family
Evan Vines | Cedar Park HS | Legally Blonde The Musical
Zach Washington | David Crockett HS | The Addams Family
Ryan McCartney | Dripping Springs HS | Little Shop of Horrors
Tony Vargas | East View HS | Disney’s Newsies
Diego Fernandez | Hutto HS | Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka
Jared Brown | Lehman HS | Be More Chill
Preston Ruess | Pflugerville HS | Monty Python’s Spamalot
Cooper Ward | Round Rock HS | Kiss Me, Kate

BEST PRODUCTION
Bastrop HS | The Addams Family
Cedar Ridge HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
Dripping Springs HS | Little Shop of Horrors
East View HS | Disney’s Newsies
Hendrickson HS | Hairspray
Leander HS | Thoroughly Modern Millie
McCallum FAA | 42nd Street
Rouse HS | Bring It On The Musical

The Award for BEST STUDENT DESIGN goes to…
Connor Ward | Dripping Springs HS |Little Shop of Horrors

The 2018-19 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS are…
Sene’ Warren, Aleis Work, Victoria Castillo, Caroline Holmes, Taylor Cooper, Kaitlyn Tatum, Grace Simmons, Zach Washington, Sarah Cadena, and Charles McLean.

The 2018-19 PROGRAM GRANT RECIPIENTS are…
Lanier High School, Del Valle High School, Lehman High School, David Crockett High School, and Elgin High School.

Let’s hear it for 2019’s Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards!! Tickets go on sale March 26 and ALWAYS sell out—follow @LongCenter & @GAHSMTA on social media to make sure you don’t miss a thing.