• The Ben Vereen Awards would like to thank our Southwest Regional Finalists, Catherine Ames of Pacific Ridge High School in Carlsbad and Gino Cocchi of Tucson High Magnet School in Tucson, for representing us at the National High School Musical Theatre Awards (NHSMTA)! Welcome home kids. How was Camp Broadway? You will always be champions in our eyes! 
  • The winners of the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards were announced at a celebration on June 29 at Broadway’s Minskoff Theatre.
  • Recipient of the Best Actress title was New York-based Marla Louissaint for her performance as Caroline in The Beacon School’s production of Jeanine Tesori and Tony Kushner’s Caroline, or Change. The Best Actor honor was received by Anthony Skillman of North Tustin, California for his performance as the title role in Orange Lutheran High School’s production of Phil Collins’ and David Henry Hwang’s Tarzan
  • See the News and Information Tab on this website to read more about the 2015 National High School Musical Theatre Awards (NHSMTA).
  • Please check back here for information on the 2016 Ben Vereen Awards. Adjudications of San Diego County High School Musicals will take place from late July 2015 through early April 2016. The 2016 Ben Vereen Awards competition event will take place Sunday, May 1, 2016 at the Balboa Theatre in San Diego, CA. .