Classical Magnet and Kinsella Schools Students Earn HALO Performance Awards

Classical Magnet and Kinsella Schools Students Earn HALO Performance Awards

On Tuesday, May 28 and Wednesday, May 29, 2019,  Seven Angels Theatre proudly presented their 16th Annual Halo Awards celebrating the best in Connecticut High School Theatre at the Palace Theater.

This year over 60 schools participated in two nights of awards highlighting the best in high school theatre. This was a gala Red Carpet event for the nominated students.

Please congratulate the following Classical Magnet School students for being nominated for the HALO awards:

BEST PERFORMANCE BY A FEATURED ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL
• Classical Magnet School: Caitlyn Corsetti as Velma Von Tussle in Hairspray

BEST COMIC MALE PERFORMANCE IN A PLAY:
• Classical Magnet School: Jarred Griffin as Narrator 2 in The Brothers Grimm Spectacularthon!

BEST COMIC FEMALE PEFORMANCE IN A PLAY:
• Classical Magnet School: Angelica Tafas as Narrator 1 in The Brothers Grimm Spectularthon!

BEST COMIC MALE PERFORMANCE IN A MUSICAL:
Classical Magnet School: Will Yanchak as Wilbur Turnblad in Hairspray

BEST RUNNING CREW:
• Classical Magnet School: Run Crew for The Brothers Grimm Spectacularthon!

BEST ORIGINAL PROGRAM COVER DESIGN OR ARTWORK
• Classical Magnet School: Vikki Canevari for The Brothers Grimm Spectacularthon!

BEST PERFORMANCE BY A COUPLE OR DYNAMIC DUO IN A PLAY:
• Classical Magnet School: Jarred Griffin & Angelica Tafas as Narrator 1 & Narrator 2 in The Brothers Grimm Spectacularthon!

BEST PERFORMANCE BY A CAST IN AN ENSEMBLE PRODUCTION:
• Classical Magnet School: The Brothers Grimm Spectacularthon!

BEST CONTEMPORARY PLAY:
• Classical Magnet School: The Brothers Grimm Spectacularthon!

Kinsella Magnet School of Performing Arts students were nominated for:

 

Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical: Travis Wroten

Outstanding Female Comic Performance in a Musical: Julina Tudor

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Musical: Emily Gonzales

Best Choreography: Adrianna Fangman

Best Featured Dancers: Sashary DeJesus and Anani Shakoor

Dynamic Duo Award: Donovan Shaw and Nicole Perez

Best Stage Management: Adrianna Fangman, Madison Stanchick and Sarah Johns

 

Congratulations to all of our thespians!

 

For more information, please contact:

Katie Kucharski, Theater Teacher, Classical Magnet School

 

Tyler Caisse, Dance/Musical Theatre Teacher, Kinsella High School of Performing Arts

860-695-2068