LTHS Students Nominated for Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards


The Lake Travis Travis High School musical theatre cast and crew have received six nominations for excellence in performance and production as part of the 2017 Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards.

Throughout the 2016-2017 academic year, more than 30 Austin-area high school productions were considered for the coveted awards as determined by a panel of arts professionals.  Winners will be announced at a Tony Awards-style ceremony on Thursday, April 13 at the Long Center for the Performing Arts. The ceremony is hosted by The University of Texas at Austin College of Fine Arts and ZACH Theatre. 

Lake Travis High School's production of Disney's The Little Mermaid is nominated in the following categories:

BEST MUSICAL DIRECTION
BEST LIGHTING DESIGN
BEST ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE - Maddie Reese as Ariel
BEST ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE - Jessica Askey as Ursula
BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE - Gracee Street as Flounder
BEST FEATURED PERFORMER - Clara Cable as Chef Louis

For more information about the event, including ticket sales, visit the Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards website.