Awards

2016 AriZoni Theatre Awards of Excellence
Overall Production – Youth Musical:

Spring Awakening

Actor in a Major Role – Youth Musical:

Sam Primack in Spring Awakening
Vincent Pugliese in Spring Awakening

Actress in a Supporting Role – Youth Play

Cate Labas in Fairy Tale Courtroom
Camden Wawro in John Lennon and Me

Actor in a Supporting Role – Youth Musical:

Brandon Reyes in Spring Awakening
Michael Schulz in Spring Awakening

Director – Youth Musical

Kenny Grossman for Spring Awakening

Music Direction – Youth Theatre

Mark 4man for Spring Awakening

Choreography – Youth Theatre

Lynzee 4man for Bring It On
Lynzee 4man for Spring Awakening

Scenic Design – Youth Theatre

Bobby Sample and Kenny Grossman for Spring Awakening

Hair and Makeup Design – Youth Theatre:

Angel DeMichael and Spencer Claus for Spring Awakening

Sound Design – Youth Theatre:

Josh Hontz for Spring Awakening

Property Design – Youth Theatre:

Kenny Grossman for Spring Awakening

2015-2016 11th Annual National Youth Arts Awards
Outstanding Production:

Spring Awakening

Artist of the Year:

Addison Bowman (Lucy in DFT’s Avenue Q, Aunt Spiker in VYT’s James and the Giant Peach, Claudia Grubner in Spotlight’s John Lennon and Me)
Sam Primack (William Barfee in Chaparral’s The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Twig in Spotlight’s Bring It On, Jack in VYT’s Into the Woods, Earthworm in VYT’s James and the Giant Peach, Flotsam in VYT’s The Little Mermaid, Moritz in Spotlight’s Spring Awakening)
Michael Schulz (Julian Marsh in Spotlight’s 42nd Street, The Baker in VYT’s Into the Woods, Hanschen in Spotlight’s Spring Awakening)

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical:

Vincent Pugliese as Melchior in Spring Awakening

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical:

Payton Bioletto as Wendla in Spring Awakening
Carly Grossman as Campbell in Bring It On: The Musical
Phoebe Koyabe as Danielle in Bring It On: The Musical

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play

Ali Giordano as Star in John Lennon & Me

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Musical

Trey DeGroodt as LaCienega in Bring It On: The Musical

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Musical

Jasmine Bassham in Eva in Bring It On: The Musical
Sophia Deyden as Ilse in Spring Awakening
Ava Tyson as Skyler in Bring It On: The Musical
Maggie Waller as Bridget in Bring It On: The Musical

Outstanding Supporting Actress (College Division)

Kira Kadel as Dorothy Brock in 42nd Street

Outstanding Ensemble:

Bring It On: The Musical

Outstanding Set Design

Bobby Sample for Alice in Wonderland, Jr.

Outstanding Choreography

Lynzee 4Man for Bring It On: The Musical

Outstanding Musical Direction

Mark 4Man for Spring Awakening

Outstanding Direction

Kenny Grossman for Spring Awakening

2014-2015 Broadway World Winners
Best Musical – Youth Production

RENT

Best Actress in a Musical – Youth Production

Mariella DeAngelis – RENT

Best Scenic Design – Youth Production

Bobby Sample and Clancy DeGroodt – RENT

Best Light Design – Youth Production

Kenny Grossman – RENT

Best Hair and Makeup Design – Youth Production

Angel DeMichael and Jacob Hamilton – RENT

Best Director of a Musical – Youth Production

Kenny Grossman – RENT

Best Play – Youth Production

Ramona Quimby

Best Actress in a Play – Youth Production

Sophia Matin – Ramona Quimby

Best Director of a Play – Youth Production

Brenda Goodenberger – Ramona Quimby