2020-2021 AWARD RECIPIENTS - 2020-2021 PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS AND PRODUCTIONS - Des Moines Performing Arts

 
2020-2021 AWARD RECIPIENTS - 2020-2021 PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS AND PRODUCTIONS - Des Moines Performing Arts
2020-2021 AWARD RECIPIENTS
2020-2021 PARTICIPATING SCHOOLS AND PRODUCTIONS

   Adair-Casey/Guthrie Center High School, GODSPELL
   Albia Community High School, SEUSSICAL TYA
   Anamosa High School, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
   Ankeny Centennial High School*
   BCLUW High School, YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN
   Bishop Garrigan High School, JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT
   Bondurant-Farrar High School, SEUSSICAL
   Boone High School, DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
   Boyer Valley High School*
   Calamus-Wheatland High School, ROALD DAHL'S MATILDA THE MUSICAL JR.
   Carlisle High School*
   Cedar Rapids George Washington High School, DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID
   Centerville High School, SHREK THE MUSICAL
   Central Community High School, SEUSSICAL JR.
   Clarke Community High School, MAMMA MIA!
   Clear Creek Amana High School*
   Creston Community High School, DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL
   Dallas Center-Grimes High School, THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
   Davenport North High School, SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD
   Decorah High School*
   Denison High School*
   Des Moines Abraham Lincoln High School*
   Des Moines Christian School, DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY POPPINS
   Des Moines East High School*
   Des Moines Theodore Roosevelt High School*
   Dowling Catholic High School*
   Dubuque Senior High School, XANADU
   Earlham High School, GUYS AND DOLLS
   Forest City High School*
   Fort Dodge Senior High School*
   Gladbrook-Reinbeck High School, DISNEY'S FREAKY FRIDAY
   Glenwood Community High School, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
   Grand View Christian School*
   Grinnell High School*
   Hudson High School, LITTLE WOMEN
   Humboldt High School, ANNIE
   Indianola High School, THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
   Johnston High School, ONCE UPON A MATTRESS
   Knoxville High School, MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS
   Le Mars Community High School*

*Denotes a school that did not submit a production for adjudication and participated in the program
through access to learning opportunities and other program components.

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2020-2021 PARTICIPATING PRODUCTIONS AND SCHOOLS (alphabetical by school), cont.

   Lewis Central High School, DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID, JR.
   Madrid High School*
   Mount Vernon High School, BRIGHT STAR
   Nevada High School, HELLO! MY BABY
   North Linn High School, THE TRUTH ABOUT CINDERELLA
   North Scott High School, DISNEY'S DESCENDANTS: THE MUSICAL
   Norwalk High School, SEUSSICAL
   OABCIG High School*
   Ogden High School, RAINING CATS AND DOGS
   Osage Community High School, DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY POPPINS
   Oskaloosa High School*
   Pella Christian High School, JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT
   Pella Community High School, THE ADDAMS FAMILY
   Perry High School, MAMMA MIA!
   Pleasant Valley High School*
   Red Oak High School, WORKING
   Regina Catholic Education Center, DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 2
   Roland-Story High School, DISNEY'S NEWSIES
   Shenandoah High School, DISNEY'S FREAKY FRIDAY
   Sibley-Ocheyedan High School*
   Sioux City North High School, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
   Siouxland Christian School*
   Southeast Polk High School, THE WIZARD OF OZ
   Southeast Warren High School, ANNIE JR.
   Spencer High School, CHILDREN OF EDEN
   Spencer High School, UPSTAGED BY A PANDEMIC
   Spirit Lake High School, BYE BYE BIRDIE
   Tipton High School, GODSPELL (2012 REVIVAL)
   Union Community High School, INTO THE WOODS
   Urbandale High School, URINETOWN
   Valley Lutheran School*
   Van Meter High School, SHREK THE MUSICAL
   Wahlert Catholic High School, A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD
   Wahlert Catholic High School, YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN
   Waukee High School, SHREK THE MUSICAL
   Waukon High School, WEST SIDE STORY
   Waverly-Shell Rock High School*
   West Central Valley High School, YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN
   West Des Moines Valley High School, BRIGHT STAR SCHOOL EDITION
   Winterset High School*

*Denotes a school that did not submit a production for adjudication and participated in the program
through access to learning opportunities and other program components.

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2020-2021 AWARD RECIPIENTS
PRODUCTION AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT

Outstanding Musical Production
 Des Moines Christian, DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY POPPINS
 Dubuque Senior, XANADU
 Indianola, THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
 Johnston, ONCE UPON A MATTRESS
 North Scott, DISNEY'S DESCENDANTS: THE MUSICAL
 Pella Christian, JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT
 Southeast Polk, THE WIZARD OF OZ
 Union, INTO THE WOODS
 Wahlert Catholic, A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD
 Wahlert Catholic, YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN
 West Des Moines Valley, BRIGHT STAR SCHOOL EDITION

Outstanding Overall Performance
 Dallas Center-Grimes, THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
 Red Oak, WORKING
 Roland-Story, DISNEY'S NEWSIES

Outstanding Overall Technical and Creative Achievement
 Knoxville, MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS
 Mount Vernon, BRIGHT STAR
 Shenandoah, DISNEY'S FREAKY FRIDAY
 Spirit Lake, BYE BYE BIRDIE
 Waukee, SHREK THE MUSICAL

Distinguished Scene
 “Beautiful City” in GODSPELL, Adair-Casey/Guthrie Center
 “Oh, the Thinks You Can Think” in SEUSSICAL TYA, Albia Community
 “Feed Me (Git It)” in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Anamosa
 “Suppertime” in YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN, BCLUW
 “Go, Go, Go Joseph” in JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, Bishop
    Garrigan
 “Notice Me, Horton” in SEUSSICAL, Bondurant-Farrar
 “Gaston” in DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Boone
 “The Smell of Rebellion” in ROALD DAHL'S MATILDA THE MUSICAL JR., Calamus-Wheatland
 “She's in Love” in DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID, Cedar Rapids George Washington
 “I Think I Got You Beat” in SHREK THE MUSICAL, Centerville
 “Amayzing Mayzie” in SEUSSICAL JR., Central Community
 “Voulez Vous” in MAMMA MIA!, Clarke Community
 “We're All In This Together” in DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, Creston Community
 “Flying Home” in SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, Davenport North
 “Fugue for Tinhorns” in GUYS AND DOLLS, Earlham

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PRODUCTION AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT, cont.

Distinguished Scene, cont.
 “Go” in DISNEY'S FREAKY FRIDAY, Gladbrook-Reinbeck
 “Feed Me (Git It)” in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Glenwood Community
 “Five Forever” in LITTLE WOMEN, Hudson
 “N.Y.C.” in ANNIE, Humboldt
 “Under the Sea” in DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID, JR., Lewis Central
 “Ain't We Got Fun” in HELLO! MY BABY, Nevada
 “Find the Foot” in THE TRUTH ABOUT CINDERELLA, North Linn
 “Alone in the Universe” in SEUSSICAL, Norwalk
 “Skunked and Burred” in RAINING CATS AND DOGS, Ogden
 “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” in DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY POPPINS,
    Osage Community
 “When You're An Addams” in THE ADDAMS FAMILY, Pella Community
 “S.O.S.” in MAMMA MIA!, Perry
 “I Don't Dance” in DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 2, Regina Catholic
 “Prologue (Little Shop of Horrors)” in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Sioux City North
 “NYC” in ANNIE JR., Southeast Warren
 “I Know It's Today” in UPSTAGED BY A PANDEMIC, Spencer
 “The Spark of Creation” in CHILDREN OF EDEN, Spencer
 “O Bless the Lord” in GODSPELL (2012 REVIVAL), Tipton
 “Run, Freedom, Run” in URINETOWN, Urbandale
 “What's Up, Duloc?” in SHREK THE MUSICAL, Van Meter
 “Gee, Officer Krupke” in WEST SIDE STORY, Waukon
 “Happiness” in YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN, West Central Valley

Outstanding Ensemble
 Dallas Center-Grimes, THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
 Des Moines Christian, DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY POPPINS
 Dubuque Senior, XANADU
 Indianola, THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
 Mount Vernon, BRIGHT STAR
 North Scott, DISNEY'S DESCENDANTS: THE MUSICAL
 Pella Christian, JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT
 Roland-Story, DISNEY'S NEWSIES
 Southeast Polk, THE WIZARD OF OZ
 Union, INTO THE WOODS
 Wahlert Catholic, A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD
 Wahlert Catholic, YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN
 West Des Moines Valley, BRIGHT STAR SCHOOL EDITION

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PRODUCTION AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT, cont.

Outstanding Student Orchestra
 Clarke Community, MAMMA MIA!
 Dallas Center-Grimes, THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
 Indianola, THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
 Ogden, RAINING CATS AND DOGS
 West Des Moines Valley, BRIGHT STAR SCHOOL EDITION

Outstanding Community Engagement
 Centerville, SHREK THE MUSICAL
 Sioux City North, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS

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2020-2021 AWARD RECIPIENTS
STUDENT AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT

Outstanding Performance in a Principal Role
 Fiona Addy as “Lola” in RAINING CATS AND DOGS, Ogden
 Sophia Adkins as “Ms. Meyers” in DISNEY'S FREAKY FRIDAY, Shenandoah
 Hanna Anderson as “Sour Kangaroo” in SEUSSICAL TYA, Albia Community
 Tommy Bates as “Jesus” in GODSPELL, Adair-Casey/Guthrie Center
 Ella Bishop as “Alice Murphy” in BRIGHT STAR SCHOOL EDITION, West Des Moines Valley
 Kennedy Bland as “Donna” in MAMMA MIA!, Clarke Community
 Kaelan Bohn as “Gertrude McFuzz” in SEUSSICAL, Bondurant-Farrar
 Max Bower as “Albert Peterson” in BYE BYE BIRDIE, Spirit Lake
 Noah Britten as “Crutchie” in DISNEY'S NEWSIES, Roland-Story
 Carlee Carpenter as “Belle” in DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Boone
 Kayden Carter as “Logainne Schwartzungrubenierre” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY
   SPELLING BEE, Indianola
 Elle Clark as “Annie” in ANNIE, Humboldt
 Sarah Clayton as “Audrey” in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Glenwood Community
 Katelynn Collins as “Esther Smith” in MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS, Knoxville
 Alice Conroy as “Alice Murphy” in BRIGHT STAR, Mount Vernon
 Michael Crabb as “William Barfee” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE,
   Indianola
 Chloe Crandell as “Mary Poppins” in DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY POPPINS,
   Des Moines Christian
 Noah Cross as “Snoopy” in YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN, BCLUW
 Joe Delaney as “Danny Maguire” in XANADU, Dubuque Senior
 Jakob DeLong as “Horton the Elephant” in SEUSSICAL, Norwalk
 Ruthie Duey as “Rona Lisa Peretti” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE,
   Indianola
 Ethan Elsbernd as “Shrek” in SHREK THE MUSICAL, Waukee
 Emma Erdoes as “Princess Winnifred” in ONCE UPON A MATTRESS, Johnston
 Tyson Fleshner as “The Baker” in INTO THE WOODS, Union
 Seth Follmer as “Nicely-Nicely Johnson” in GUYS AND DOLLS, Earlham
 Johnny Freund as “Snail” in A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD, Wahlert Catholic
 Johnny Freund as “Snoopy” in YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN, Wahlert Catholic
 Anna Fuelberth as “Rose Alvarez” in BYE BYE BIRDIE, Spirit Lake
 Natalie Grote as “Princess Fiona” in SHREK THE MUSICAL, Waukee
 Tara Hall as “Buddy O'Reilly/Betty Gold” in HELLO! MY BABY, Nevada
 Gavin Hall as “Sonny Malone” in XANADU, Dubuque Senior
 Luke Heying as “Frog” in A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD, Wahlert Catholic
 TJ Hocraffer as “Jack Kelly” in DISNEY'S NEWSIES, Roland-Story
 Hayden Hudson as “Agnes Smith” in MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS, Knoxville
 Hunter Isaacson as “Thalia/Young Danny/Hermes/Centaur"” in XANADU, Dubuque Senior
 Riley Jensen as “Miss Adelaide” in GUYS AND DOLLS, Earlham

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STUDENT AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT, cont.

Outstanding Performance in a Principal Role, cont.
 Will Johnson as “Darryl Ames” in BRIGHT STAR SCHOOL EDITION, West Des Moines Valley
 Logan Klein as “Mickey McKee” in HELLO! MY BABY, Nevada
 Samuel Klein as “Cinderella's Prince” in INTO THE WOODS, Union
 Erica Knupp as “Olive Ostrovsky” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE,
   Indianola
 Elena Kook as “Mal” in DISNEY'S DESCENDANTS: THE MUSICAL, North Scott
 Mio Legaspi as “George Banks” in DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY POPPINS, Des
   Moines Christian
 Sophie Lindwall as “Ariel” in DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID, Cedar Rapids George Washington
 Sofia Magalhães as “Woman 1/Woman 2” in SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, Davenport North
 Maria Markus as “Calliope” in XANADU, Dubuque Senior
 Brady McSperrin as “Toad” in A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD, Wahlert Catholic
 Alexa Munsinger as “Katherine Blake” in DISNEY'S FREAKY FRIDAY, Shenandoah
 Madison Myers as “Olive Ostrovsky” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE,
   Dallas Center-Grimes
 Brodi Nelson as “Flounder” in DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID, Cedar Rapids George Washington
 Cassidy Overbey as “Rona Lisa Peretti” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE,
   Dallas Center-Grimes
 Morgan Panosh as “Miss Gultch/Wicked Witch” in THE WIZARD OF OZ, Southeast Polk
 Drew Peterson as “Jimmy Ray Dobbs” in BRIGHT STAR SCHOOL EDITION, West Des Moines
   Valley
 Makenna Pierce as “Eve/Mama Noah” in CHILDREN OF EDEN, Spencer
 Tara Poinsett as “Maleficent” in DISNEY'S DESCENDANTS: THE MUSICAL, North Scott
 Owen Popelka as “Ben” in DISNEY'S DESCENDANTS: THE MUSICAL, North Scott
 Madelon Rathe as “Cinderella” in INTO THE WOODS, Union
 Jack Renda as “Billy Cane” in BRIGHT STAR SCHOOL EDITION, West Des Moines Valley
 Cavin Schlatter as “William Barfee” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE,
   Dallas Center-Grimes
 Bret Singleton as “Leaf Coneybear” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE,
   Indianola
 Hailey Smith as “Jojo” in SEUSSICAL TYA, Albia Community
 Hannah Smith as “Melpomene” in XANADU, Dubuque Senior
 Mya Southwell as “Kate Rushton” in WORKING, Red Oak
 Anna Spahn as “Sally Brown” in YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN, Wahlert Catholic
 Jayden Swaim as “Bert” in DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY POPPINS, Des Moines
   Christian
 Claire Thede as “Molly” in RAINING CATS AND DOGS, Ogden
 Hannah Tschetter as “Morticia Addams” in THE ADDAMS FAMILY, Pella Community
 Abby Wagner as “Lucy Van Pelt” in YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN, Wahlert Catholic
 Jonah Wemhoff as “Rex Winship and Joe Zutty” in WORKING, Red Oak

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STUDENT AWARDS FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT, cont.

Outstanding Performance in a Principal Role, cont.
 Joey Werling as “Logainne Schwartzungrubenierre” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY
   SPELLING BEE, Indianola
 DeVonte Westley as “Man 1” in SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, Davenport North
 Cassie Williams as “Kira” in XANADU, Dubuque Senior

Outstanding Performance as a Featured Ensemble
 Josh Niemann, Devon Mcglade and Anna Morrison as “Audrey II” in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS,
   Glenwood Community

Outstanding Performance as a Featured Dancer
 Janse Barkley, Kellen Casper, Allison Cook, Marisa Cravero, Amara Dorr, Andrew Dunahoo, Kaitlyn
   Forney, Savannah Fredregill, Jenna Herting, Gabe King, Charlotte Koufer, Maryellen Lerg, Gabe
   Schebel, Jackson Skahill, Luke Weeklund and Hunter West as “The Storytellers” in BRIGHT STAR
   SCHOOL EDITION, West Des Moines Valley
 Ash Van Ness and Taylor Wolken as "Hot Box Girls" in GUYS AND DOLLS, Earlham

Outstanding Achievement in a Technical, Creative or Business Role
 Ryder Bates, Sound Design/Sound Board Operation, THE ADDAMS FAMILY, Pella Community
 Emma Breheny, Avery Johnson and Colin Kiernan, Stage Management, SHREK THE MUSICAL,
   Waukee
 Bri Holtand and Jadey Salton, Costuming, CHILDREN OF EDEN, Spencer
 Grace Katzer, Playwriting, UPSTAGED BY A PANDEMIC, Spencer
 Lisi Main and Max Olsen, Stage Management, DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY
   POPPINS, Des Moines Christian
 Colin Kiernan and Madison Muhlbauer, Sound Design/Sound Board Operation, SHREK THE
   MUSICAL, Waukee
 Bailey Pierce, Production Stage Management, THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING
   BEE, Dallas-Center Grimes
 Makenna Richter, Choreography, UPSTAGED BY A PANDEMIC, Spencer
 Charlie Steele, Scenic Design and Technical Direction, CHILDREN OF EDEN, Spencer
 Flora Wahlert , Costume Design, A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD, Wahlert Catholic

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SPECIAL RECOGNITION

Special Recognition for Ensemble
 Adair-Casey/Guthrie Center, GODSPELL
 Albia Community, SEUSSICAL TYA
 Johnston, ONCE UPON A MATTRESS
 Red Oak, WORKING
 Spencer, CHILDREN OF EDEN
 Spirit Lake, BYE BYE BIRDIE
 Tipton, GODSPELL
 Waukee, SHREK THE MUSICAL

Special Recognition for Student Orchestra
 Johnston, ONCE UPON A MATTRESS
 Wahlert Catholic, YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN

Special Recognition for Community Engagement
 Nevada, HELLO! MY BABY

Special Recognition for Performance in a Principal Role
 Sam Achenbach as “John/Judas” in GODSPELL (2012 REVIVAL), Tipton
 Lanie Anthan as “Mama Murphy” in BRIGHT STAR SCHOOL EDITION, West Des Moines Valley
 Addy Arrick as “Ariel” in DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID, JR., Lewis Central
 Tayden Baccam as “Bobby Strong” in URINETOWN, Urbandale
 Sydney Barton as “Lindsay” in GODSPELL (2012 REVIVAL), Tipton
 Noah Bowers as “Hank/Scarecrow” in THE WIZARD OF OZ, Southeast Polk
 Meridan Boyd as “Dragon/Bluebird” in SHREK THE MUSICAL, Van Meter
 Kirsten Boyle as “Sarah Brown” in GUYS AND DOLLS, Earlham
 Carson Breon as “Joseph” in JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, Pella
   Christian
 Garion Brown as “Nathan Detroit” in GUYS AND DOLLS, Earlham
 Madison Bruce as “Grace Clements” in WORKING, Red Oak
 Brenna Buckman as “Gertrude McFuzz” in SEUSSICAL JR., Central Community
 Levi Budreau as “Professor Bhaer” in LITTLE WOMEN, Hudson
 Lynn Burgin as “Margo Crawford” in BRIGHT STAR, Mount Vernon
 Sofia Burke as “Ursula” in DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID, Cedar Rapids George Washington
 Jacob Butz as “Chip Tolentino” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE, Indianola
 Makenna Carpenter as “Flounder” in DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID, JR., Lewis Central
 Maria Casady as “Jane Banks” in DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY POPPINS, Des
   Moines Christian
 Ella Check as “Alice Tierney” in HELLO! MY BABY, Nevada
 Spencer Clifton as “Hickory/Tin Man” in THE WIZARD OF OZ, Southeast Polk
 Olivia Comer as “Marcy Park” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE, Indianola
 Taylor Conrad as “Violet Gold” in HELLO! MY BABY, Nevada

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SPECIAL RECOGNITION, cont.

Special Recognition for Performance in a Principal Role, cont.
 Emily Dykema as “Miss Andrew” in DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY POPPINS,
   Des Moines Christian
 Kate Edie as “Maggie Holmes” in WORKING, Red Oak
 Braelyn Ensor as “Wednesday Addams” in THE ADDAMS FAMILY, Pella Community
 Nathaniel Ernst as “Freddy Rodriguez and Tom Patrick” in WORKING, Red Oak
 Paige Fahrenkrug as “Pinocchio/Farquaad Squad” in SHREK THE MUSICAL, Waukee
 Isaac Forristall as “Uncle Henry/Emerald City Guard, Professor Marvel/Wizard of Oz” in THE
   WIZARD OF OZ, Southeast Polk
 Otto Fox as “Scuttle” in DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID, JR., Lewis Central
 Cooper Frank as “Carlos” in DISNEY'S DESCENDANTS: THE MUSICAL, North Scott
 Isabella Garcia as “Euterpe/Thetis” in XANADU, Dubuque Senior
 Kael Grasty as “John/Judas” in GODSPELL, Adair-Casey/Guthrie Center
 Sunshine Gray as “The Witch” in INTO THE WOODS, Union
 Anni Harris as “Princess Fiona” in SHREK THE MUSICAL, Centerville
 Dan Hill as “Sam Carmichael” in MAMMA MIA!, Clarke Community
 Derik Hill as “Harry Bright” in MAMMA MIA!, Clarke Community
 Cassondra Hoffman as “Ms. Darbus” in DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, Creston Community
 Tristan Holman as “Officer Lockstock” in URINETOWN, Urbandale
 Carly Izard as “Various Characters” in UPSTAGED BY A PANDEMIC, Spencer
 Brenna Jacobsen as “Donkey” in SHREK THE MUSICAL, Centerville
 Alissa Johnson as “Rona Lisa Peretti” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE,
   Indianola
 Isabella Jorgensen as “Beth March” in LITTLE WOMEN, Hudson
 Olivia Jursik as “Jo March” in LITTLE WOMEN, Hudson
 Keaton Kelly as “Lord Farquaad” in SHREK THE MUSICAL, Waukee
 Addie Kerr as “Penelope Pennywise” in URINETOWN, Urbandale
 Lindsay Knight as “Woman 2” in SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, Davenport North
 Brianna Krueger as “Little Sally” in URINETOWN, Urbandale
 Scout Kuehn as “Erato/Hera” in XANADU, Dubuque Senior
 Shaffer Landuyt as “The Cat in the Hat” in SEUSSICAL, Norwalk
 Rylee Larson as “Amy March” in LITTLE WOMEN, Hudson
 Johanna Leonard as “Katie” in MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS, Knoxville
 Tatum Lowell as “Gingy/Young Fiona/Farquaad Squad” in SHREK THE MUSICAL, Waukee
 Ben Lumley as “Lumiere” in DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Boone
 Maddie Maley as “Sharpay Evans” in DISNEY'S HiGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 2, Regina Catholic
 Ainsley Marburger as “Donna Sheridan” in MAMMA MIA!, Perry
 Sarah Matt as “Mayzie Labird” in SEUSSICAL TYA, Albia Community
 Collin McCutcheon as “Cassanova” in RAINING CATS AND DOGS, Ogden
 Brady McSperrin as “Linus Van Pelt” in YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN, Wahlert Catholic
 Sarah Miller as “Frances Gold” in HELLO! MY BABY, Nevada

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SPECIAL RECOGNITION, cont.

Special Recognition for Performance in a Principal Role, cont.
 Travis Mitchell as “Gomez Addams” in THE ADDAMS FAMILY, Pella Community
 Carter Morrow as “Michael Banks” in DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY POPPINS,
   Des Moines Christian
 Sophie Murphy as “Winifred Banks” in DISNEY AND CAMERON MACKINTOSH'S MARY POPPINS,
   Des Moines Christian
 Ava Neppl as “Margo Crawford” in BRIGHT STAR SCHOOL EDITION, West Des Moines Valley
 Hannah Noonan as “Evie” in DISNEY'S DESCENDANTS: THE MUSICAL, North Scott
 Leah Park as “Woodstock” in YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN, Wahlert Catholic
 Grace Powell as “Olive Ostrovsky” in THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE,
   Indianola
 Jason Prazak as “Cogsworth” in DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Boone
 Charlotte Proctor as “Dorothy Gale” in THE WIZARD OF OZ, Southeast Polk
 Nicholas Raine as “Orin Scrivello, D.D.S.” in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Anamosa
 Cassie Ralston as “Sharpay Evans” in DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, Creston Community
 Zander Reed as “Lefou” in DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Boone
 Laura Rempe as “The Baker's Wife” in INTO THE WOODS, Union
 Makenna Richter as “Various Characters” in UPSTAGED BY A PANDEMIC, Spencer
 Rebekah Riewerts as “Woman 1/Woman 2” in SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD, Davenport North
 Jaxon Roberts as “Sebastian” in DISNEY'S THE LITTLE MERMAID, JR., Lewis Central
 Olivia Ruden as “"Yonah"” in CHILDREN OF EDEN, Spencer
 Peyton Schmidt as “Shrek” in SHREK THE MUSICAL, Centerville
 Eva Sherman as “Delores Dante” in WORKING, Red Oak
 Joel Smith as “Sky Masterson” in GUYS AND DOLLS, Earlham
 Anna Spahn as “Mouse/Young Frog” in A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD, Wahlert Catholic
 Austin Stanley as “The Cat in the Hat” in SEUSSICAL TYA, Albia Community
 Charlie Steele as “Various Characters” in UPSTAGED BY A PANDEMIC, Spencer
 Audrey Stowe as “Morgan” in GODSPELL, Adair-Casey/Guthrie Center
 Zariah Strong as “Meg March” in LITTLE WOMEN, Hudson
 Sophia Thomsen as “Ms. Fulton” in DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 2, Regina Catholic
 Cybil Timm as “Little Red Ridinghood” in INTO THE WOODS, Union
 Erin Valle as “Hope Cladwell” in URINETOWN, Urbandale
 Amiya Watkins as “Ms. Darbus” in DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, Creston Community
 Zach Weih as “Miss Agatha Trunchbull” in ROALD DAHL'S MATILDA THE MUSICAL JR., Calamus-
   Wheatland
 Tori White as “Tanya” in MAMMA MIA!, Clarke Community
 Kaitlyn Widger as “Torrey” in DISNEY'S FREAKY FRIDAY, Shenandoah
 Sophie Winkelpleck as “Narrator” in INTO THE WOODS, Union
 Nicholas Zimmerman as “Sir Harry” in ONCE UPON A MATTRESS, Johnston

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Special Recognition for Performance as a Featured Dancer
 Valeria Cardona in DISNEY'S FREAKY FRIDAY, Shenandoah
 Nick Hill as “Mole” A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD, Wahlert Catholic

Special Recognition for Featured Ensemble
 Finn Coughlin, Jillian Dellinger and Ava Hodges as “Narrators" LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Sioux
   City North
 Morgan Meinders, Angela Rooda and Alicia Van Kooten as “Narrators” in JOSEPH AND THE
   AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, Pella Christian

Special Recognition for a Technical, Creative or Business Role
 Jacob Byers, Light Board Operation, THE ADDAMS FAMILY, Pella Community
 Will Crane, Lighting Design, UPSTAGED BY A PANDEMIC, Spencer
 Will Crane, Lighting Design, CHILDREN OF EDEN, Spencer
 Frank Engstrom, Nora Engstrom, Tara Hall, Elijah Heginger, Benjamin Humpal-Pash, Brendan
   McGaffin, Abby McLeod, Jacob Mumm, Samantha Rout and Bryce Sutherland, Set Construction,
   HELLO! MY BABY, Nevada
 Ash Hays, Stage Management, DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL, Creston Community
 Elijah Heginger, Lighting Design/Light Board Operation, HELLO! MY BABY, Nevada
 Veronica McDonald, Stage Management, A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD, Wahlert Catholic
 Oliver Morris-McEwan and Josie Thompson, Publicity, UPSTAGED BY A PANDEMIC, Spencer
 Olivia Morris-McEwan, Mariana Rosales and Josie Thompson, Publicity, CHILDREN OF EDEN,
   Spencer
 Charlie Steele, Scenic Design and Construction, UPSTAGED BY A PANDEMIC, Spencer

Additional Special Recognition
 BCLUW, Lobby Display
 Knoxville, Dedication to Accessible Arts Opportunities
 Mount Vernon, New Performing Arts Venue
 Ogden, Producing a New Musical
 Waukee, Excellence in Streaming

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