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Parkland, Freedom each have 15 Freddy Award nominations

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 by The Press in Focus

The 2013 Freddy Awards Ceremony is broadcast live at 7 p.m. May 23 from the State Theatre on 69 WFMZ-TV and wfmz.com.

Leading the nominations with 15 each are Parkland High School and Freedom High School.

Tickets are available to attend the For a sneak peak of the May 22 dress rehearsal night at the State.

Here are the 2012 Freddy nominations for participating high schools, in alphabetical order:

Allentown Central

Catholic: 0

Bangor Area: 4

Belvidere: 3

Bethlehem Catholic: 2

Catasauqua: 1

Dieruff: 6

Easton Area: 6

Emmaus: 4

Freedom: 15

Hackettstown: 5

Lehigh Valley Christian: 0

Liberty: 1

Moravian Academy: 4

Nazareth Area: 11

North Warren Regional: 5

Northampton Area: 2

Northern Lehigh: 5

Northwestern Lehigh: 3

Notre Dame: 10

Parkland: 15

Phillipsburg: 8

Pius X: 1

Salisbury: 0

Saucon Valley: 4

Southern Lehigh: 10

Warren County Tech: 1

Warren Hills Regional: 1

Whitehall: 3

William Allen: 1

Wilson Area: 6

Here are the 2012 Freddy nominations for participating high schools by category:

Orchestra

Bangor, "Annie"'

Easton Area, "The Music Man"

Nazareth Area, "Anything Goes"

Northern Lehigh, "Little Shop of Horrors"

Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Phillipsburg, "Once On This Island"

Featured Dancer

Taylor Phillips (Eliza), Catasauqua, "The King and I"

Vanessa Ruggiero (Reno Sweeny), Nazareth Area, "Anything Goes"

Haley Hall ("Somewhere" Ballet Dancer), Northwestern Lehigh, "West Side Story"

Michael Guerriere (Marcellus Washburn), Notre Dame, "The Music Man"

Loretta Doyle (Ti Moune), Phillipsburg, "Once On This Island"

Tyler Martin (Andy Lee), Southern Lehigh, "42nd Street'"

Tara D'Aiuto (Dancer), Warren Hills Regional, "Godspell"

Costuming

Dieruff, "Aida"

Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Hackettstown, "Annie Get Your Gun"

Nazareth Area, "Anything Goes"

North Warren Regional, "Anything Goes"

Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Phillipsburg, "Once On This Island'

Featured Male, Ensemble

Connor Goerk (Chief Sitting Bull), Hackettstown, "Annie Get Your Gun"

Evan Richter (Mr. Cricker-Durdles), Moravian Academy, "The Mystery of Edwin Drood"

Dylan Ashton (Mr. Mayor of Whoville), Northampton Area, "Seussical"

Alex Bobbyn (Action), Northwestern Lehigh, "West Side Story"

Houston Herman (Papa Ge), Phillipsburg, "Once On This Island"

Dan Noel (Herald), Pius X, "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella"

Shane Fischetti (Cinderella's Prince-Wolf), Warren County Tech, "Into the Woods"

Featured Female, Ensemble

Alison Bancroft (Shelly Belvidere), "Changing Minds"

Savanah Hughes (Eulalie Mackecknie Shinn), Easton Area, "The Music Man"

Charlene Jean (Madame Giry), Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Christianna Pepingco (Little Ti Moune), Phillipsburg, "Once On This Island"

Danielle Renner (Ann Reilly), Southern Lehigh, "42nd Street"

Jordan Allen (Mae "Mama" Peterson), William Allen, "Bye Bye Birdie"

Lighting

Dieruff, "Aida"

Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Northern Lehigh, "Little Shop of Horrors"

Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Saucon Valley, "Anything Goes"

Southern Lehigh, "42nd Street"

Chorus

Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Notre Dame, "The Music Man"

Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Phillipsburg, "Once On This Island"

Southern Lehigh, "42nd Street"

Wilson Area, "Fiddler on the Roof"

Small Ensemble

Alanna Dent, Justin Chesney, Rebecca Fish, "Easy Street," Bangor Area, "Annie"

Emily Anderson, Lex Donatelli, Hannah Arnold, "Heart Full of Love," Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Vanessa Ruggiero, Zachary Esposito, Braxton White, "Friendship," Nazareth Area, "Anything Goes"

Brian Mulligan, Laura Pachnos, "Friendship," North Warren Regional, "Anything Goes"

Tyler Fernandez, Madeline Prentice, "Till There Was You," Notre Dame, "The Music Man"

Madison Pope, Alexis Washburn, Emily Reiter, "Matchmaker," Wilson Area, "Fiddler on the Roof"

Actress, Supporting

Emily Anderson (Cosette), Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Hannah Arnold (Eponine), Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Mikaela Esposito (Bonnie), Nazareth Area, "Anything Goes"

Rebecca Stahl (Carlotta Giudicelli), Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Kimberly Casey (The Artful Dodger), Whitehall, "Oliver!"

Sarah Leonhardt (Golde) Wilson Area, "Fiddler on the Roof"

Actor, Supporting

Justin Chesney (Rooster Hannigan), Bangor Area, "Annie"

Adam Conti (Thernadier) Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition")

Braxton White (Moonface Martin), Nazareth Area, "Anything Goes"

Brian Mulligan (Moonface Martin), North Warren Regional, "Anything Goes"

Dylan Rex (Riff), Northwestern Lehigh, "West Side Story"

Michael Guerriere (Marcellus Washburn), Notre Dame, "The Music Man"

Adam Groff (Raoul, Vicomte de Chagny), Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Scenery

Emmaus, "Legally Blonde"

Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Northern Lehigh, "Little Shop of Horrors"

Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Saucon Valley, "Anything Goes"

Southern Lehigh, "42nd Street"

Whitehall, "Oliver!"

Choreography

Dieruff, "Aida"

Hackettstown, "Annie Get Your Gun"

Nazareth Area, "Anything Goes"

Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Phillipsburg, "Once On This Island"

Southern Lehigh, "42nd Street"

Whitehall, "Oliver!"

Vic Kumma Award, Solo Vocal

Rebecca Nixon, "Someone to Watch Over Me," Bethlehem Catholic, "Crazy For You"

Nina Attinello, "Goodnight, My Someone," Easton Area, "The Music Man"

Daniel Youngelman, "Bring Him Home," Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Hannah Arnold, "On My Own," Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Madeline Prentice, "My White Knight," Notre Dame, "The Music Man"

William Marshall, "Music of the Night," Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Featured Actor

Luke Ciraky (Brad), Belvidere, "Changing Minds"

Andrew Stewart (Mereb), Dieruff, "Aida"

Greg Adams (Javert), Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Connor McInerney (Mr. Cartwright-Mayor Sapsea), Moravian Academy, "The Mystery of Edwin Drood"

Liam Young (Lord Evelyn Oakleigh), North Warren Regional, "Anything Goes"

Davis Weaver (Lord Evelyn Oakleigh), Saucon Valley, "Anything Goes"

Jonah Winkler (Motel), Wilson Area, "Fiddler on the Roof"

Featured Actress

Alessandra Fonseca (Paulette Buonofuonte), Emmaus, "Legally Blonde"

Megan Keller (Mrs. Prysock-Princess Puffer), Moravian Academy, "The Mystery of Edwin Drood"

Madison Lahr (Gertrude McFuzz), Northampton Area, "Seussical"

Nicole Dischinat (Zaneeta Shinn), Notre Dame, "The Music Man"

Loretta Doyle (Ti Moune), Phillipsburg, "Once On This Island"

Shelby White (Maggie Jones), Southern Lehigh, "42nd Street"

Production Number

Bethlehem Catholic, "I Got Rhythm," "Crazy For You"

Freedom, "One Day More," "Les Miserables (School Edition")"

Nazareth Area, "Anything Goes," "Anything Goes"

Parkland, "Masquerade," "The Phantom of the Opera"

Saucon Valley, "Blow, Gabriel, Blow," "Anything Goes"

Southern Lehigh, "We're In the Money," "42nd Street"

Wilson Area, "The Dream," Fiddler on the Roof"

Stage Crew

(In honor of Capt. Christopher Seifert)

Bangor Area, "Annie"

Easton Area, "The Music Man"

Emmaus, "Legally Blonde"

Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Northern Lehigh, "Little Shop of Horrors"

Notre Dame, "The Music Man"

Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Southern Lehigh, "42nd Street"

Actor, Lead

Drey Vargas (Radames), Dieruff, "Aida"

Cory Lopes (Harold Hill), Easton Area, "The Music Man"

Daniel Youngelman (Jean Valjean), Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Drew Donaher (Pseudolus), Liberty, "A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum"

Zachary Esposito (Billy Crocker), Nazareth Area, "Anything Goes"

Tyler Fernandez (Harold Hill), Notre Dame, "The Music Man"

William Marshall (The Phantom of the Opera), Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Actress, Lead

Taisha Walker (Aida), Dieruff, "Aida"

Nina Attinello (Marian Paroo), Easton Area, "The Music Man"

Logan Beck (Elle Woods), Emmaus, "Legally Blonde"

Ally Borgstrom (Annie Oakley), Hackettstown, "Annie Get Your Gun"

Vanessa Ruggiero (Reno Sweeny), Nazareth Area, "Anything Goes"

Madeline Prentice (Marian Paroo), Notre Dame, "The Music Man"

Elizabeth Stirba (Christine Daae), Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Production, Smaller School

Belvidere, "Changing Minds"

Hackettstown, "Annie Get Your Gun"

Moravian Academy, "The Mystery of Edwin Drood"

North Warren Regional, "Anything Goes"

Northern Lehigh, "Little Shop of Horrors"

Wilson Area, "Fiddler on the Roof"

Production, Musical

Freedom, "Les Miserables (School Edition)"

Nazareth Area, "Anything Goes"

Notre Dame," The Music Man"

Parkland, "The Phantom of the Opera"

Southern Lehigh, "42nd Street"