'Sweet Charity' gets five award nominations
N.Y. (April 24, 2019) --
The Albany High
School Theatre Ensemble’s March production of “Sweet Charity” has earned
five nominations for the regional 2019 High School Musical Theatre
Awards, including a nod for best actress for the second year in a row
for Annabelle Duffy.
nominations include a best supporting actress nomination for Sania
Cooper for her portrayal of Helene and best technical execution, best
student orchestra and best choreography execution nominations.
at right as Charity) won best actress in 2018 for her performance
in the Theatre Ensemble’s production of “Hairspray.” She went on to
represent the Capital Region last June at the National High School
Musical Theatre Awards.
The awards ceremony will be held at 7 p.m. on May 11 at Proctors,
located at 432 State St. in Schenectady.
Albany High is one of 30 area schools participating in the ceremony,
which is coordinated by the School of the
Performing Arts at Proctors.
Congratulations to the Theatre Ensemble, and break a leg on May 11!
The mission of the City School District of
Albany is to educate and prepare all students for
college and career, citizenship and life, in partnership with our
diverse community. The district serves
students in 18
elementary, middle and high schools. In addition to neighborhood
schools, the district includes several magnet schools and programs, as
well as other innovative academic opportunities for students,
including four themed academies at Albany High