THIS YEAR THEME IS THE 60's:  The Winds of Change.


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8 Awards and 19 Nominations from The National Youth Theater Awards.

Wow! What a year for our performers.
The awards include:
Outstanding Production: The Wiz
Lead Actress in a Musical: Lindsey Hampton for Putnam County Spelling Bee
Lead Actress in a Play: Rebecca Mazouz for Inherit the Wind
Supporting Actor in a Musical: Maurice Lemons for The Wiz
Supporting Actress in a Musical: Emma Griffone for The Wiz
Featured Actress in a Musical: Alexka Irizarry-Scott for The Wiz
Costume Design: Kim Overton for The Wiz
Direction: Chelsea Field for The Wiz/
The Awards Ceremony will be held at the Oaks Christian School in Westlake Village at 7:00pm on Sunday, May 29.
Bravo to All!

This Week at the Academy:

Another busy week here for our performers:
Tuesday, May 24: Piano Recital at 7:00 in room A2
Thursday, May 26: Senior Awards in the Theater at 6:00pm.
Friday: Hamipalooza: Music Technology Show at 6:00 at the Quad Stage
and Art Show in the Student Cafe.
Friday: Dance Concert: 8:00 pm. Tickets online at this website.
Saturday: Dance Concert 2:00 pm and 8:00 pm.
Sunday: Rest anyone?

Academy of Music nominated for 8 Jerry Herman Awards!

And here they are:
Best Lighting Design: The Wiz
Best Costume Design: The Putnam County Spelling Bee and The Wiz
Best Orchestra: The Wiz
Best Ensemble: The Wiz
Best Actress: Emma Griffone
Best Actor, Devin Daniels and Lucas Bross

Piano and more Piano

Join us for the upcoming Piano recitals on May 24 at 7:00 pm in A2
and for the Senior Recital on May 31 at 7:00 pm, also in A2.
It's a lovely evening of beautiful music.

Acclaim for the musical theater productions of The Wiz and The Spelling Bee!

Both productions received a combined total of 5 awards from the prestigious Jerry Herman Awards. Nominations include: Best Lighting Design: The Wiz
Best Costume Design: The Wiz and The Spelling Bee
Best Orchestra: The Wiz
Best Ensemble: The Wiz
The Award Ceremony will be held at the Pantages Theater on Sunday, May 22, at 7:pm.
and for more information please visit www.nhsmta.com.


Abel; Rutgers, Cal PolySLO, UCSC, UCD,
T. Adams: San Jose State
A. Aguayo: CSUEB
P. Avallon: Macquarie Univer.
Q. Avallon: SMC
A. Baruch: SMC
Z. Beltran: CSUF UCSB, UCI
B. Borguez: California Maritime Institute
N. Baldridge: Westmont, Belmont.
B. Boone: Columbia College, Augsburg, Seahel Univ.
A. Castro: UCR
M. Candys: CSULA
A. Castillo: CSUF, WLAC LACC
L. Crump: Otis College of Art and Design, Woobury Univ. CSUN
J. Dromgoode: CSUN
M. Dukes: Chapman
Elmourabit: Smith*, Mt. Holyoke, UCSB, UCSB, UCD,
M. Evans: CSULA
M. Fitzgerald: Columbia College, Suny Purchase, Belmont, Univ. of Arkansas, Belmont*, Syracuse, U Mass Boston
E. Foster: Wellesley* with a full four year scholarship.
J. Gerber: Berklee School of Music with scholarship, CalArts
C. Gomez: Pacific, Willamette,
E. Griffone: Oklahoma City College, Pace University, Hartt School of Music, Northwestern University.* Columbia University,
G. Hernandez: UCD Lawrence Univ. UCR
E. Hernandez: WLA SMC
Y. Hernandez: UCR
G. Kim: USSC*, San Fran State, Sonoma State, SJS
O. Koronyo: Cornell University: Tanner Dean Scholar
M. Lemons: Howard* Philander Univ.
R. Lewis: Marymount California University, Grand Canyon Univer, Philander Smith College, CSULA
J. Lopez: UCD, , San Fran State, CSLA, CSLB, CSUN , Mills
G. Lopez: El Camino College
S. Lopez: USF*, CSUN, San Fran State, Mills, CSLA
Maddox: CSUDH
A. Luna: UCR
D. Menedez: San Diegto State, San Fran. State, Mount St. Mary's
I, Milkes: UCSB, UCR, UMass

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Piano Concert
Date: 5/24/2016, 7 PM
Location: A-2
"Hamipalooza!" - Music Tech at the CAA Art Show
Date: 5/27/2016, 4 PM 6 PM
Spring Dance Show
Date: 5/27/2016, 8 PM
Location: NJP Concert Hall
Spring Dance Show
Date: 5/28/2016, 2 PM
Location: NJP Concert Hall
Spring Dance Show
Date: 5/28/2016, 8 PM
Location: NJP Concert Hall
Piano Concert
Date: 5/31/2016, 7 PM
Location: A-2
Musical Theatre Showcase
Date: 6/1/2016, 7 PM
Date: 6/4/2016, 7 PM
Location: NJP Concert Hall

Norm Pattiz Concert Hall

The 600-seat Norman J. Pattiz Concert Hall at Hamilton High School was renovated and subsequently dedicated in February 1989. Mr. Pattiz is the Founder of Westwood One and is currently CEO of Courtside Entertainment Group. He graduated from Hamilton High School in 1960. Every year over 60 concerts including drama, dance & musical theater productions are performed in the Norman J. Pattiz Concert Hall.

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