A look back at the 2016 competition…

The Ben Vereen Awards and Broadway/San Diego-Nederlander are proud to Announce the 2016 winners!

The 2016 Ben Vereen Awards was a star-studded and glamorous event which took place on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at the historic Balboa Theatre. Over the course of the evening the audience was treated to inspiring performances by 20 talented Best Actor/Best Actress Nominees. Also presented were stunning group performances by 5 Best Musical Nominees. Together, these performances represented the best of the best of High School Musical Theater in San Diego County.

The competition was fierce and the panel of VIP/Celebrity Judges certainly had their work cut out for them, but after a glorious evening of performances the top San Diego talent were chosen and to go on to compete on Broadway in New York City!

Best Actor Winner

Cameron Chang
Canyon Crest Academy


Best Actress Winner

Jazley Genovese
San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts


Best School Performance Winner

Chicago
San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts