Performing Arts | Spring Play

see ANC's GPC nominations here Congratulations!

Thank you to everyone who attended SHREK THE MUSICAL--nearly 1600 tickets were sold over the course of the two weekends. There were 50 students in the cast and nearly 50 students working behind-the-scenes on the stage crew, lights, sound, props, makeup and production crew. Audiences praised SHREK as being one of their favorites of all time with beautiful music and a moving message.

35 Cappies critics attended opening night and wrote positive reviews [read them here]. The Cappies nominations have been announced, and in addition to three critic category nominations, SHREK THE MUSICAL received the following nominations: Comic Actor in a Musical (James G), Set, and Makeup.[See a full list of nominations here.] Awards will be given out at the annual Cappies Gala on May 20th at Unionville H.S.

This year ANC joined the inaugural season of the Philadelphia Independence Awards along with 14 other area high schools. Theater Professionals attended performances as adjudicators, scoring the show in 24 different categories. Their reviews were positive and SHREK was nominated 14 times: Camryn B. (Lead Actress), James G. (Featured Actor), Bradley R. (Vocalist), Camryn B. (Solo Dance), Rats & Fiona (Dance Ensemble), 3 Blind Mice (Small Ensemble), Stage Crew, Lighting, Sound, StageCraft Class, Makeup, Rachael F.& Dara R. (Creative Effects--props), Emily M. (Creative Effects--makeup), and Best Musical. [See a full list of nominations here.] Awards will be given out at the Philadelphia Independence Awards Ceremony on Monday, May 21st at the Temple Performing Arts Center.

view Shrek photos here and here


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