Three Seniors Advance to Musical Theater Honors Competition
Congratulations to seniors Toron Herring, Lea Akima and Stephanie Sanchez for being finalists in the Rita Moreno California High School Musical Honors.
The Rita Moreno California High School Musical Honors Finalists:
Lead Actor - Toron Herring
Lead Actress - Stephanie Sanchez
Supporting Actress - Lea Akima
This awards competition recognizes outstanding achievement in high school musical theater north of Santa Barbara, CA. The Outstanding Actor and Actress winners will be sent to the National High School Musical Theatre Awards (NHSMTA) - also known as the Jimmy™ Awards - in New York City, where they’ll perform on a Broadway stage before industry experts, and compete for scholarship opportunities to NYU's prestigious Tisch School of the Arts.
Toron, Stephanie and Lea will perform for the judges and at the award ceremony on Monday, May 22 in San Jose. The Honors will be co-hosted for the fourth year by CMT San Jose and Broadway San Jose at the San Jose Center for Performing Arts. Break a leg!