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Saturday, November 17, 2018
Parkland High School thespians practice one of the dances from “The Hunchback of Notre Dame.” The school received a Freddy nomination for Outstanding Choreography. Parkland High School thespians practice one of the dances from “The Hunchback of Notre Dame.” The school received a Freddy nomination for Outstanding Choreography.
Reese Diaz and Alex Atiyeh received a nomination for Outstanding Small Ensemble Performance in “Sanctuary.” Reese Diaz and Alex Atiyeh received a nomination for Outstanding Small Ensemble Performance in “Sanctuary.”

Parkland receives 15 Freddy nominations for ‘Hunchback’

Thursday, May 17, 2018 by Debra Palmieri dpalmieri@tnonline.com in Local News

Parkland High School has received 15 nominations, the most of any school this year, for its production of the musical, “The Hunchback of Notre Dame.”

Nominations include: Outstanding Overall Production of a Musical; Outstanding Stage Crew; Outstanding Production Number for the “The Bells of Notre Dame”; Outstanding Chorus; Outstanding Choreography; Outstanding Use of Lighting; Outstanding Use of Costumes; Outstanding Performance by an Orchestra; and Outstanding Use of Scenery.

In addition, Reese Diaz was nominated for Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role for his portrayal of Quasimodo; and for the Vic Kumma Award for Outstanding Solo Vocal Performance for his rendition of “Out There.”

Kayleigh Scott, who played Esmeralda, was nominated for Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role.

Alex Atiyeh received an Outstanding Featured Performance by an Actor nomination for his role as Dom Claude Frollo.

Ryan Zickafoose was nominated for an Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role for his portrayal of Phoebus De Martin; and both Diaz and Atiyeh received a nomination for Outstanding Small Ensemble Performance in “Sanctuary.”

The Freddy Awards will be presented May 24 at the State Theatre, Easton.

WFMZ 69 TV will broadcast the awards live, beginning at 7 p.m.