The Osseo Drama Department has received eleven awards from Spotlight Education, a program of Hennepin Theatre Trust for their fall musical Hairspray.
Hairspray received Honorable Mention marks for Overall Performance, Ensemble Performance, Vocal Performance by an Ensemble and Student Orchestra.
Also Garmunee Phillips was awarded for Outstanding Performance in a Leading Role for his role of Seeweed J. Stubbs, and Mikayla Payne received Outstanding Performance in a Supporting Role for her role as Motormouth Maybelle.
In addition, Louisa Tardiff, Jenna Carlson and JR deHoll received Honorable Mention for Performances in a Leading Role.
Sam Goettsche received Honorable Mention in Technical Leadership for Assistant/Student Director.
Kennedi Becker, Maiquyen Pham, Shiara Sams and Sam Girtz received Evaluator Shout-Outs, a new distinction given to students who caught the attention of the evaluators.