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2023 FREDDY Awards Announces Complete Participant and Show List

2023 FREDDY Awards Announces Complete Participant and Show List

The FREDDY Awards program is designed to recognize and reward exceptional accomplishments in the production and performance of musical theatre in local high schools.

The FREDDY Awards program is designed to recognize and reward exceptional accomplishments in the production and performance of musical theatre in local high schools. The 3-hour LIVE broadcast includes a stellar opening number, performance by nominated musicals, actors and actresses, and presentation of the 2023 FREDDY© Awards in 23 award categories. It is estimated that this program directly effects over 2,900 students in our area each year. In addition, hundreds of thousands of people experience the students' hard work and dedication to theater arts by enjoying the FREDDY© Awards Ceremony, which is broadcast live on WFMZ-TV.

The State Theatre's FREDDY Awards is the only high school musical awards program in the nation that produces a live television show. The telecast has received numerous broadcast awards, including Mid-Atlantic EMMYs in 2005, 2011, and 2019. The 2008 FREDDY© program was the subject of a feature-length film documentary, Most Valuable Players, by Canyon Back Films, Los Angeles. Released in 2010, the documentary is part of Oprah Winfrey Network's (OWN) documentary film club, which premiered in 2011.

29 schools in Northampton, Lehigh, and Warren Counties are participating in the 2023 FREDDY© program. View the complete list of schools, shows, and times below. Tickets can be purchased via www.freddyawards.org. The LIVE broadcast will take place on Thursday, May 25th at 7:00PM on WFMZ-TV.

MARCH

Easton Area HS

Once Upon a Mattress

March 2 @ 7PM, March 3 @ 7PM, March 4 7PM,

March 5 @ 1:30PM

Northwestern Lehigh HS

Disaster!

March 2 @ 7PM, March 3 @ 7PM, March 4 @ 7PM,

March 5 @ 2PM

Moravian Academy

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

March 3 @ 7:30PM, March 4 @ 7:30PM,

March 5 @ 2PM

Wilson Area HS

Pippin

March 3 @ 7:30PM, March 4 @ 7:30PM,

March 5 @ 2:30PM

Northern Lehigh HS

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical

March 9 @ 7PM, March 10 @ 7PM, March 11 @ 7PM,

March 12 @ 2PM

Saucon Valley HS

Mary Poppins

March 9 @ 7PM, March 10 @ 7PM, March 11 @ 7PM,

March 12 @ 3PM

Belvidere HS

Urinetown

March 10 @ 7PM, March 11 @ 1PM, March 11 @ 7PM

Salisbury HS

9 to 5

March 16 @ 7PM, March 17 @ 7PM,

March 18 @ 7PM, March 19 @ 2PM

Warren County Technical

The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical

March 16 @ 7:30PM, March 17 @ 7:30PM,

March 18 @ 7:30PM, March 19 @ 2PM

Catasauqua HS

Pippin

March 17 @ 7PM, March 18 @ 7PM, March 19 @ 2PM

North Warren Regional HS

Anastasia: The Musical

March 17 @ 6PM, March 18 @ 6PM,

March 19 @ 12PM, March 24 @ 6PM,

March 25 @ 6PM, March 26 @ 12PM

Southern Lehigh HS

Rock of Ages: Teen Edition

March 22 @ 7PM, March 23 @ 7PM,

March 24 @ 7PM, March 25 @ 7PM, March 26 @ 2PM

Northampton Area HS

Chicago: Teen Edition

March 23 @ 7PM, March 24 @ 7PM,

March 25 @ 7PM, March 26 @ 2PM

Notre Dame HS

Guys & Dolls

March 24 @ 7PM, March 25 @ 7PM, March 26 @ 2PM

Emmaus HS

Fiddler on the Roof

March 29 @ 7PM, March 30 @ 7PM,

March 31 @ 7PM, April 1 @ 2PM, April 1 @ 7PM, April 2 @ 2PM

Allentown Central Catholic HS Godspell: 2012 Revised Version March 30 @ 7PM, March 31 @ 7PM, April 1 @ 2PM,

April 1 @ 7PM

Liberty HS

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

March 30 @ 7PM, March 31 @ 7PM, April 1 @ 1PM,

April 1 @ 7PM

Warren Hills Regional HS

Anastasia: The Musical

March 30 @ 7PM, March 31 @ 7PM, April 1 @ 2PM,

April 1 @ 7PM

Whitehall HS

9 to 5

March 30 @ 7PM, March 31 @ 7PM, April 1 @ 7PM,

April 2 @ 2PM

Bangor Area HS

Anastasia: The Musical

March 31 @ 7:30PM, April 1 @ 2PM,

April 1 @ 7:30PM, April 2 @ 2PM

Phillipsburg HS

The Addams Family: A New Musical Comedy

March 31 @ 7PM, April 1 @ 7PM, April 2 @ 2PM

APRIL

Parkland HS

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma!

April 12 @ 7:30PM, April 13 @ 7:30PM,

April 14 @ 7:30PM, April 15 @ 7:30PM,

April 16 @ 3PM

Nazareth Area HS

Bye Bye Birdie

April 13 @ 7:30PM, April 14 @ 7:30PM,

April 15 @ 7:30PM, April 16 @ 2PM

Bethlehem Catholic HS

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella

April 14 @ 7PM, April 15 @ 7PM, April 16 @ 3PM,

April 21 @ 7PM, April 22 @ 7PM

Freedom HS

Disney's Beauty and the Beast

April 20 @ 7PM, April 21 @ 7PM, April 22 @ 1PM,

April 22 @ 7PM, April 23 @ 1PM

William Allen HS

Little Shop of Horrors

April 20 @ 7PM, April 21 @ 7PM, April 22 @ 7PM,

April 23 @ 2:30PM

Lehigh Valley Academy RCS

Disney's Beauty and the Beast

April 22 @ 1PM, April 22 @ 7PM, April 23 @ 1PM

Dieruff HS

Seussical

April 27 @ 7PM, April 28 @ 7PM, April 29 @ 7PM

Hackettstown HS

Pippin

April 27 @ 7PM, April 28 @ 7PM, April 29 @ 7PM,

April 30 @ 2PM


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