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BHS receives multiple nominations for 5th Avenue High School Musical Theatre Awards

Posted by Danielle Anthony-Goodwin on May 23rd, 2014


Ballard High School’s 2014 production of Urinetown: The Musical! has been nominated for the prestigious Best Overall Musical Award at the annual 5th Avenue High School Musical Theatre Awards.

The BHS production was one of only eight musicals to be nominated out of more than 120 musical productions performed during the 2013-2014 year in the entire state.

Urinetown also received nominations for Best Costumes, Best Choreography and Best Ensemble. The “Urine Jail Combo” (pictured above) also received an honorable mention for Best Orchestra.

The BHS cast and crew are excited to be performing “Run, Freedom, Run” from the production at Benaroya Hall on June 9.

Congratulations to the cast and crew of Urinetown! and to Director Shawn M. Riley, Vocal Director Courtney Rowley Pelavin, Instrumental Director Michael James, and Choreographer Eia Waltzer.

Photo courtesy of Ballard High School Performing Arts.

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