Calling all San Diego County high schools!
Named after the legendary star of stage and screen, the 2015 Ben Vereen Awards® is a unique scholarship opportunity for talented high school musical theatre performers presented by Broadway/San Diego-Nederlander and sponsored San Diego County Credit Union (SDCCU).
Approved musical productions at both public and private high schools in San Diego County are eligible to compete for Best Actor, Best Actress, and Best Musical nominations. Schools must apply for the awards by Jan. 31, 2015.
Selected nominees will be invited to compete live at the 2015 Ben Vereen Awards® on Sunday, April 26, 2015 at the Balboa Theatre.
The “San Diego Top 10” Semi-Finalists will then go on compete at the Southwest Region Competition to be held in Tucson in May. From there, the Southwest Region winners, (one male and one female), will represent the region at the prestigious National High School Musical Theater Awards®, and compete for a chance to win $10,000 towards a college scholarship.
The National High School Musical Theater Awards will take place on Broadyway in the Big Apple on Monday, June 29. High school students from across America will compete as part of a two-hour talent showcase that features dynamic ensemble and solo performances.