The cast of “The Drowsy Chaperone” during one of the many show-stopping musical numbers in the show.
Submitted by PHS Theatre
PHS Theatre’s spring musical, “The Drowsy Chaperone,” will be evaluated this Saturday on their opening night performance. The opening night is Saturday, March 16th at 7 p.m., held at Pickens High School’s Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students.
Fashioned after Broadway’s Tony Awards, the Georgia High School Musical Theatre Awards, also called Shuler Awards, celebrate excellence in high school musical theatre. The awards are named in honor of Georgia native Shuler Hensley, winner of the prestigious Tony Award, Outer Critics Circle Award, and Drama Desk
Award. The participants of “The Drowsy Chaperone” will have the chance to be nominated for a coveted award in over a dozen categories, including best actor/actress, best supporting actor/actress, direction, musical direction, choreography, lights, sound, scenic design, technical execution, and ensemble. The awards ceremony is held at the Cobb Energy Center and will be streamed live on April 18th at 8 p.m.