New Roads School's Production Of Lin Manuel Miranda's In The Heights Nominated For Five Jerry Herman Awards
June 1, 2017
Santa Monica’s New Roads School has been honored with five nominations for the acclaimed Jerry Herman Awards for its Spring 2017 middle and high school musical, In the Heights. These nominations recognize the New Roads production as one of the best secondary school musical theater productions in Los Angeles. New Roads’ nominations include:Best ProductionBest Supporting Actress – Julia Malinow (Daniela)“No Small Parts” Award – Caleb McGee (Piragua Guy)Best Staging and ChoreographyBest Musical Direction The Jerry Herman Awards celebrate achievement and excellencein high school musical theater. New Roads’ production ofIn the Heights was one of37 Los Angeles musicals attended by Jerry Herman Award adjudicators, who score each show in multiple creative, technical and performance categories, much like Broadway’s Tony Awards. The awards show will take place on June 5 at the Hollywood Pantages Theater.