Avon Lake High School Drama Club
AVON LAKE HIGH SCHOOL DRAMA CLUB HAS BEEN ACCEPTED TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 2023 PLAYHOUSE SQUARE DAZZLE AWARDS
Avon Lake, OH– Avon Lake High School is participating in the 2023 Playhouse Square Dazzle Awards program presented by Pat and John Chapman this school year. With the aim of inspiring performance and recognizing the importance of musical theater and arts education in Northeast Ohio high schools, the program is affiliated with the National High School Musical Theatre Awards(“The Jimmy Awards”) presented by The Broadway League Foundation. After receiving six nominations in 2022 (Best Actress - Kayla Haskins, Best Actor - AJ Wansack, Best Student Orchestra, Best Costume Design, Best Scenic Design, and Best Technical Execution) the ALHS Drama Club is excited to participate once again in the Playhouse Square Dazzle Awards.
The Playhouse Square Dazzle Awards program offers arts education opportunities throughout the school year and culminates with the Dazzle Awards ceremony on May 20, 2023. Awards are presented to outstanding musical theater productions and students in 13 categories, including Best Musical, Best Actor/Actress, Best Student Orchestra, Best Costume Design, and Best Scenic Design. Nominations and awards are based on the evaluations of an independent panel of adjudicators. The winners of the Best Actor and Actress categories represent NortheastOhio at The Jimmy Awards during the summer. More information about the Playhouse Square Dazzle Awards is available at playhousesquare.org/dazzleawards.
The largest performing arts center in the country outside of New York, the not-for-profit Playhouse Square is Northeast Ohio’s destination for Broadway and more great entertainment. Playhouse Square is a champion of arts education and downtown Cleveland and is proud to be the home of ClevelandBallet, Cleveland International Film Festival, Cleveland Play House, Cleveland State University Department of Theatre and Dance, DANCECleveland, Great Lakes Theater, and Tri-C JazzFest.