WHS’s “Disney’s The Little Mermaid” Earns High School Musical Theatre Awards Nominations

WHS’s “Disney’s The Little Mermaid” Earns High School Musical Theatre Awards Nominations
Posted on 04/03/2017

Little MermaidWaco High School’s fall production of “Disney’s The Little Mermaid” received nominations in four categories for the Dallas Summer Musicals High School Musical Theatre Awards:

  • Best Crew and Technical Execution
  • Best Set Design
  • Best Lighting Design 
  • Best Costume Design

This marks the fourth year in a row for WHS to receive nominations in Best Set Design and Best Lighting Design, the third year for Best Costume Design and the first year for Best Crew and Technical Execution.

In addition to the four award nominations, the WHS cast and crew also received honorable mentions in the following categories:

Leading Actor Honorable Mention (Nick Atkins)
Leading Actress Honorable Mention (Kaleigh Huser)
Supporting Actor Honorable Mention (Jonah Burnias)
Direction Honorable Mention
Musical Direction Honorable Mention
Ensemble/Chorus Honorable Mention
Choreography Honorable Mention

The DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards ceremony, complete with a red carpet, will be held May 18th at The Music Hall at Fair Park. Two WHS students will perform in the musical number that closes the show.

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