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The Best Local Theatre Teacher Award Ballot is Open

As part of the Broadway San Diego Awards, SDCCU is sending the winning teacher to the 2019 Jimmy® Awards in New York

San Diego County CA—  San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, is asking the community to nominate and vote for the Best Local Theatre Teacher. The Best Local Theatre Teacher Award is part of the Broadway San Diego Awards, a competition for high school students who are talented in musical theater, including vocal, dance and acting performance. The winning teacher will receive a trip for two to New York City to attend the 2019 Jimmy® Awards, also known as The National High School Musical Theatre Awards™ (NHSMTA).

Students, parents, family members and friends can nominate and vote for a deserving theatre teacher in San Diego County who has made a positive difference in their life, the life of a child or in the community. To nominate and vote, visit sdccu.com/theatreteacher. Once a teacher is nominated and approved, the voting begins! Voters can return to the page daily through May 17, 2019. Nominations and voting will close on Friday, May 17, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. The Best Local Theatre Teacher Award will be presented at the 2019 Broadway San Diego Awards on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at the Balboa Theatre in San Diego. For the official rules, visit sdccu.com/sweepstakes.

The 2019 Broadway San Diego Awards, sponsored by SDCCU and held in collaboration with Broadway San Diego, is a unique scholarship opportunity for talented high school students who have chosen to pursue a career in musical theatre. This is the 6th year that Broadway San Diego is producing the competition locally—it is the local branch of the National High School Musical Theatre Awards which has been in existence since 2009. Both the local and national competitions are programs of the Nederlander Organization.

The San Diego high school competition of the Broadway San Diego Awards will be held at the historic Balboa Theatre in Downtown San Diego on Sunday, May 26. Cash awards will be provided for Best Actor, Best Actress, and Best Musical Production. One male and one female champion will then move on to represent our region at the National High School Musical Theatre Awards also known as the Jimmy Awards in New York on June 24, 2019. There they will meet and perform with champions from across the country and compete on a Broadway stage for a chance at winning $10,000 toward a college scholarship.

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