2019-2020 ariZoni Theatre Awards of Excellence

Spotlight Youth Theatre has been honored with 45 ariZoni Theatre Awards of Excellence nominations (listed below) for the work of our performers and artists in the 2019-2020 season. For safety during the Covid-19 pandemic for the “Zonis” will be awarded in a ceremony streamed online this year on Monday, Oct. 5.

Nomination for Best Overall Production – Youth Musical

Nominations for Actress in a Major Role – Youth Musical

Nominations for Actor in a Major Role – Youth Musical

Nominations for Actress in a Supporting Role – Youth Musical

Nominations for Actor in a Supporting Role – Youth Musical

Nominations for Director – Youth Musical

Nominations for Musical Direction – Youth Theatre

Nominations for Choreography – Youth Theatre

Nomination for Scenic Design – Youth Theatre

Nominations for Costume Design – Youth Theatre

Nominations for Hair and Makeup Design

Nomination for Lighting Design – Youth Theatre

Nomination for Sound Design – Youth Theatre

Nominations for Property Design – Youth Theatre

  • Kenny Grossman for Annie
  • Vicki Grossman and Kenny Grossman for Dogfight

Nomination for Artistic Specialization – Youth Theatre

  • Katie Sample for Guitar Instruction for Dogfight

Nominations for Fight Choreography – Youth Theatre

  • Kenny Grossman, Christian Bader, and Jack Taylor for bare
  • Bobby Sample and Maria Cruz for Dogfight

Nomination for Media Design – Youth Theatre

  • Bobby Sample and Josh Hontz for Dogfight

Nominations for the Rising Star Award