Buckley Awards

THE BETTY LYNN BUCKLEY AWARDS

HONORING EXCELLENCE IN HIGH SCHOOL THEATRE 
Thursday, May 23, 2019
8:00 pm
Casa Mañana
Betty Lynn Buckley Awards est. 2000 - Casa Mañana

 

Named after Fort Worth’s own Tony® Award-winning Best Actress, Fort Worth Independent School District and Casa Mañana alumna Betty Lynn Buckley, this exciting scholarship awards program has stood to promote and celebrate excellence in high school musical theatre since 2000. Participation is 

open to Denton, Wise, Parker, Hood, Johnson and Tarrant County. The program culminates in a Tony® Awards-style ceremony at Casa Mañana Theatre.

Awards include a $1,000 scholarship, which are provided by generous donors who recognize the benefits of this program and the impact musical theatre has on the lives of students.  To underwrite a scholarship, please contact Development at 817-321-5005 or Donate Now.

CLICK HERE to learn more about participation guidelines and how to apply

 

 

A panel of distinguished judges – comprised of local theatre professionals and educators – votes for a winner in each of 14 award categories: 

  • Best Musical
  • Best Play
  • Best Student Orchestra
  • Best Female Actor in a Leading Role: Musical
  • Best Female Actor in a Leading Role: Play
  • Best Male Actor in a Leading Role: Musical
  • Best Male Actor in a Leading Role: Play
  • Best Female Actor in a Supporting Role: Musical
  • Best Male Actor in a Supporting Role: Musical
  • Excellence in Lighting Design: Musical OR Play
  • Excellence in Costume Design: Musical OR Play
  • Excellence in Scene Design: Musical OR Play
  • Excellence in Sound Design: Musical OR Play
  • Excellence in Choreography: Musical
Interested in becoming a judge for the Buckley Awards?  Click Here to apply.

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