A total of 83 productions from 72 participating high schools were evaluated by a diverse group of highly qualified judges from the North Texas theater community. Awards will be presented in 14 categories and scholarships are awarded to outstanding graduating seniors who are nominated by their teachers and selected by the Broadway Dallas scholarship panel. Through funds raised by private donations, Broadway Dallas HSMTA will award $55,000 in scholarships to continue to foster the great talent North Texas has to offer. To date, Broadway Dallas HSMTA College Scholarship program has awarded more than $450,000 in cash scholarships to deserving students.
The live ceremony will be hosted by Arlington native and Broadway veteran Clinton Greenspan. Greenspan was most recently seen on Broadway in the title role of Disney’s Aladdin.
The full list of nominees is listed at BroadwaDallas.org. Winners will be announced at the Broadway Dallas HSMTA ceremony on Friday, May 20 at the Music Hall at Fair Park. For tickets visit BroadwayDallas.org.
Best Musical Nominees
Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts – Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Frenship High School – Jekyll and Hyde
Guyer High School – Matilda
Keller Central High School – The SpongeBob Musical
Liberty Christian School – Shrek
Wakeland High School – Curtains
Waxahachie High School – Something Rotten!
Wylie East High School – Anastasia: The Musical