Awards

We are proud to acknowledge the Theatre 308 students who have been recognized for excellence while members of our program. The awards are named in honor of those artists who have significantly contributed to establishing and maintaining a creative vision for our organization.

 

2019

CHICAGO - Halo Awards

-Best Performance by a Lead Actor in a Classical Musical - Grady Allen as Billy Flynn (WINNER)
-Best Performance by a Lead Actress in a Classical Musical - Sophie Gilbert as Roxie Hart
-Best Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Musical - Sophia Talwalkar as Velma Kelly
-Best Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Musical - Paul Ridder as Amos Hart
-Best Costume Design - Nicole Carlo, Sophie Howard, Blayke Burns & Meaghan Dempsey
-Best Orchestra

-Best Chorus (WINNER)
-Best Classical Musical

-Scholarship Winner: Jackson Wood 

 

OUR TOWN - Halo Awards 

-Best Performance by a Lead Actor in a Classical Play - Grady Allen as Stage Manager
-Best Performance by a Lead Actress in a Classical Play - Elizabeth Kelley as Emily Webb

-Best Performance for a Featured Actress in a Play - Evelyn Sload as Myrtle Webb (WINNER)
-Best Prop Design and/or Management - Alyssa Farrell
-Best Stage Management - James Cherico (SM), Skyler Bennett & Carson Baxter (ASMs) (Double Nomination for Our Town and Chicago)

CHICAGO - Stephen Sondheim Awards

-Best Scenic Design - Justin Mossa

-Best Costume Design - Nicole Carlo (WINNER)

-Best Choreography - Emily Frangipane

-Best Musical 

2018

FOOTLOOSE - Halo Awards

-Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Contemporary Musical – Lexi Staubi as Ariel Moore

-Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical – Grady Allen as Willard

-Best Featured Dancer – Jackson Wood (WINNER) 

-Best Sound Design and Execution – Kasey Mazzone & Nick Giotis

-Best Scenic Design and Execution – Justin Mossa

-Best Stage Management – James Cherico (PSM), Anan Durango (SM), Skyler Bennett (ASM)

-Best Original Program Cover Design or Artwork – Jack Ryan O’Keeffe

-Best Chorus

-Best Contemporary Musical

-Scholarship Winners: Lexi Staubi and Mackenzie Lauture

 

MR. BURNS, A POST-ELECTRIC PLAY - Halo Awards

-Best Male Standout Performance in an Ensemble Play or Musical - Grady Allen as Gibson/Burns

-Best Costume Design – Meaghan Dempsey, Audrey Hagen, Natalie Christopher & Mackenzie Lauture

-Best Special Effects – Audrey Hagen

-Best Performance by a Cast in an Ensemble Play or Musical

-Fearless Award

-Best Contemporary Play

 

FOOTLOOSE - Stephen Sondheim Awards

-Best Direction – Tim Sorensen (WINNER)
-Best Musical

-Best Actor – Grady Allen as Willard

-Best Actress – Lexi Staubi as Ariel Moore

-Best Costume Design – Sophie Howard (WINNER)

-Best Scenic Design – Justin Mossa (WINNER)

-Best Choreography – Emily Frangipane
-The Jamie Hulley Arts Foundation Scholarship - Kailey Anderson (WINNER)

 

2017

AS YOU LIKE IT - Halo Awards

-Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Play - Anjay Kornacki as Jacques

-Best Comic Male Performance in a Play - Nicholas Servas as Adam

-Best Costume Design - Oliva Fordyce

-Best Lighting Design and/or Execution - Olivia Lew & Alex Glynn

-Best Sound Design and/or Execution - Jimmy Conroy & Nick Giotis 

-Best Original Program Cover Design or Artwork - Valerie Le 

-Best Incidental or Original Music in a Play - Evelyn Sload, Caeleigh O'Connor, Elizabeth Kelley, Isabelle Hole & Jack Savage (WINNER)

-Best Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Play - Jeremy Merrifield as Duke Senior in the Forest of Arden

-Best Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Play - Jordan Kaloyanides as Celia

-Best Performance by a Couple or Dynamic Duo or More in a Play - Grayson Peters & Lexi Staubi as Silvius & Phoebe

-Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Classical Play - Grady Allen as Orlando (WINNER)

-Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Classical Play - Eden Wright as Rosalind/Ganymede

-Best Classical Play 

LEGALLY BLONDE - Halo Awards

-Best Dancing 

-Best Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Musical - Jordan Kaloyanides as Paulette

-Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Contemporary Musical - Avery Brook as Elle Woods

-Best Contemporary Musical 

-Middlesex Middle School teacher Tim Sorensen was recognized for 10 years of leading outstanding middle school theater

Tim Sorensen has also been nominated for the 2017 Tony Award (Excellence in Theater Education)