2018 Riverside Awards for Excellence in High School Musical Theatre Winners

 

Best Hair and Makeup

TIE

King George………………………………………………….Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

Stafford…….…………………………………………………….James and the Giant Peach

Best Lighting Design

Stafford…….…………………………….Michael D’Addario—James and the Giant Peach  

Best Scenic Design

Stafford……..………………………………….Acadia Khan—James and the Giant Peach

Best Stage Crew and Technical Execution

Stafford………………………………………………………….James and the Giant Peach

Best Featured Actor

Stafford…….………………Aaron Humphrey—Earthworm—James and the Giant Peach 

Best Featured Actress

Stafford………………………...Kristen Pettera—Ladybug—James and the Giant Peach 

Best Production Number

Fredericksburg Christian………………..……Seventy-Six Trombones—The Music Man

Best Choreography

Fredericksburg Christian……..…………………………………………….The Music Man

Best Featured Dancer

Colonial Forge….………………Sam Cook—King Harold & Hansel—Shrek The Musical

Best Ensemble or Chorus

Fredericksburg Christian……..…………………………………………….The Music Man

Best Musical Direction

Fredericksburg Academy…………….........Chelsea Lamonica—Dirty Rotten Scoundrels  

Best Student Orchestra

Stafford……..…..………………………………………………. James and the Giant Peach

Best Supporting Actor

King George………………..Nate Conaway—Lumiere—Disney’s Beauty and the Beast   

Best Supporting Actress

Fredericksburg Christian……….……..Bethanie Richters—Mrs. Paroo—The Music Man

Rollin E. Wehman Award

Colonial Forge……………………………………………………………………Jeffrey Bare

Riverside Scholarship

Stafford……………………………………………………………………Natalie Mullanaphy

Best Direction

Fredericksburg Christian……..………..………………….Joshua King—The Music Man

Best Leading Actor

King George…………..……Grayson Bullock—Gaston—Disney’s Beauty and the Beast   

Best Leading Actress

Culpeper County…………..………….Alyssa Bauer—Elle Woods—Legally Blonde, Jr.

Best Musical

Fredericksburg Christian…….…………………………………………….The Music Man