2018 JRAY Nominees

INDIVIDUAL AWARDS
Actress of the Year Character Show School
Sabrina Astle Elle Woods Legally Blonde The Musical Laguna Hills High School
Jessie Franks Catherine Pippin California School of the Arts - San Gabriel Valley
Kate Froemmling Janet The Drowsy Chaperone Beverly Hills High School
Abigail Lange Ella Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Fullerton Union HS Academy of the Arts
Sophie Lindborg Rosie Alvarez Bye Bye Birdie SOCSA at Dana Hills High School
Cassidy Love Inga Young Frankenstein Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts
Molly Renze The Witch Into The Woods Tri-School Theatre
Melanie Tanaka Mrs. Dolly Gallagher Levi Hello, Dolly! Los Alamitos High School
Mercy Thornton Lucille Frank Parade La Habra High School
Stacie Zumbek Ella Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Orange Lutheran High School
Actor of the Year Character Show School
Rudy Buttlar Emmett Forrest Legally Blonde The Musical Laguna Hills High School
Luke Colombero Fagin Oliver! Aliso Niguel High School
Joshua Duncan William Barfee Spelling Bee San Marino High School
Zach Fogel Leo Frank Parade La Habra High School
Beck Hokanson Bobby Child Crazy for You Redondo Union High School
Matt Klimper Harold Hill The Music Man Citrus Valley High School
Jaymes Macabale Jean Valjean Les Misérables San Juan Hills High School
Solomon Margo Man in the Chair The Drowsy Chaperone Beverly Hills High School
Erik Mercado The Baker Into the Woods Tri-School Theatre
Ari Paltin William Barfee Spelling Bee Orange County School of the Arts
Austin Schulte Frederick Franksenstein Young Frankenstein Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts
Ben Sellers Harold Hill The Music Man Mission Viejo High School
Supporting Actress Character Show School
Lauren Aviram The Drowsy Chaperone The Drowsy Chaperone Beverly Hills High School
Brianna Baker Tess Crazy for You Redondo Union High School
Kaitlyn Elpedes The Artful Dodger Oliver! Aliso Niguel High School
Taylor Evans Kim McAfee Bye Bye Birdie SOCSA at Dana Hills High School
Noelle Gordillo Lois Lane/Bianca Kiss Me Kate Palos Verdes High School
Anilee List Penelope Pennywise Urinetown L.A. County H.S. for the Arts
Claire Marshall Irene Malloy Hello, Dolly! Yorba Linda High School
Lindsay Ray Mrs. Paroo The Music Man Citrus Valley High School
Devoree Shields Mrs. Paroo The Music Man Mission Viejo High School
Sierra Warner The Baker's Wife Into the Woods Tri-School Theatre
Eliana Yeager Miss Adelaide Guys and Dolls AMPA at Hamilton High School
Supporting Actor Character Show School
Zain Faruqi Javert Les Misérables San Juan Hills High School
Joe Fiordaliso-Riahi Officer Lockstock Urinetown L.A. County H.S. for the Arts
Connor Franzen Cornelius Hackl Hello, Dolly! Los Alamitos High School
Navid Goodarzi Bela Zangler Crazy for You Redondo Union High School
Daniel McKinley Nathan Detroit Guys and Dolls AMPA at Hamilton High School
Luke Morris Professor Callahan Legally Blonde The Musical Laguna Hills High School
Tyler Owings Bill Sikes Oliver! Aliso Niguel High School
Adam Ritter Sebastian Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Fullerton Union HS Academy of the Arts
Marcus Veyette Igor Young Frankenstein Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts
Featured Actress Character Show School
Elyse Bell Minnie Fay Hello, Dolly! Yorba Linda High School
Macy Boren Minnie Fay Hello, Dolly! Los Alamitos High School
Salina Chin Widow Corney Oliver! Aliso Niguel High School
Kira Corbalis Adult Female Spring Awakening Chadwick School
Jennifer Craddock Patsy Crazy for You Redondo Union High School
Nicole Doerges Marcy Park Spelling Bee San Marino High School
Sophie Frayne Vivienne Kensington Legally Blonde The Musical Laguna Hills High School
Carlie McCleary Lady of the Lake Spamalot San Clemente High School
Abby Mohaddes Hattie Kiss Me Kate Palos Verdes High School
Valerie Sloan Brooke Wyndham Legally BlondeThe Musical Capistrano Valley High School
Featured Actor Character Show School
Jessie Allen Adult Male Spring Awakening Chadwick School
Thomas Applewhite Harry Trevor/Baptista Kiss Me Kate Palos Verdes High School
Noel Castenada Charlie Cowell The Music Man Citrus Valley High School
Cedar Geary Benny Southstreet Guys and Dolls AMPA at Hamilton High School
Miles Henry Jim Conley Parade La Habra High School
Justin McCoy Sir Robin Spamalot San Clemente High School
Devin Ricklef Jean-Michel Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Fullerton Union HS Academy of the Arts
Damon Williams Frankenstein Monster Young Frankenstein Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts
Nick Wise Lord Pinkleton Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Orange Lutheran High School
Comedienne Character Show School
Bella Arnold Logainne Schwartzandrubenierre Spelling Bee Orange County School of the Arts
Elyse Bell Minnie Fay Hello, Dolly! Yorba Linda High School
Kelly Gaeta Kitty The Drowsy Chaperone Mater Dei High School
Karina Repaire Guard 1 Spamalot San Clemente High School
Jessie Ruggierro Frau Blucher Young Frankenstein Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts
Natalie Teuton Paulette Buonufonte Legally Blonde The Musical Laguna Hills High School
Olivia Wolff Paulette Legally Blonde The Musical Capistrano Valley High School
Comedian Character Show School
Simon Bonzo First Man Kiss Me Kate Palos Verdes High School
Will Brown King Arthur Spamalot San Clemente High School
Justin Lobaton Grandmaster Chad/Carlos Legally Blonde The Musical Laguna Hills High School
Braxton McGrath Sir Lancelot Spamalot San Clemente High School
Scott Mueller Eugene Fodor Crazy For You Redondo Union High School
Bradley Nolan Second Man Kiss Me Kate Palos Verdes High School
Collin Schofield Nikos Legally Blonde The Musical Laguna Hills High School
Andy Van Driesen Cinderella's Prince/Wolf Into the Woods Tri-School Theatre
Soloist - Female Character Show School
Hanna Berkompas Eponine Les Misérables San Juan Hills High School
Jasmine Curry Berthe Pippin California School of the Arts - San Gabriel Valley
Lizzie Gaitan Marian Paroo The Music Man Citrus Valley High School
Mikayla Haugen Marie Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Fullerton Union HS Academy of the Arts
Hayley Johnson Cinderella Into the Woods Tri-School Theatre
Kailee Kakazu Lilli Vanessi/Katharine Kiss Me Kate Palos Verdes High School
Sarah Ledesma Trix The Drowsy Chaperone Mater Dei High School
Ariana Prappas Rona Lisa Perretti Spelling Bee San Marino High School
Olivia Rybus Madge Mahoney Spelling Bee Orange County School of the Arts
Shera Starr Marian Paroo The Music Man Mission Viejo High School
Anysa Wilson Marie Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Orange Lutheran High School
Soloist - Male Character Show School
Brent Arciniega Marius Les Misérables San Juan Hills High School
Timothy Coleman Lord Pinkelton Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Fullerton Union HS Academy of the Arts
Ian Dembek Cornelius Hackl Hello, Dolly! Yorba Linda High School
Miles Elliott Bobby Strong Urinetown L.A. County High School for the Arts
Daniel Kohanbash Robert The Drowsy Chaperone Beverly Hills High School
Jacob Kent Jean-Michel Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Orange Lutheran High School
Noah Lahey French Soldier Les Misérables San Juan Hills High School
Elliott Moore Charles Pippin California School of the Arts - San Gabriel Valley
Michael Ticknor Fred Graham/Petruchio Kiss Me Kate Palos Verdes High School
Clayton Walker Albert Peterson Bye Bye Birdie SOCSA, Dana Hills High School
Dancer - Female Character Show School
Catherine Beering Horse Ensemble Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Orange Lutheran High School
Jazzy Clark Not Dead Fred Dancer Spamalot San Clemente High School
Natalie Gomes Horse Ensemble Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Orange Lutheran High School
Nicole Han Horse Ensemble Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Orange Lutheran High School
Emma Howard Little Becky Two Shoes Urinetown L.A. County High School for the Arts
Allison Jeu Featured Dancer Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Fullerton Union HS Academy of the Arts
Samantha Lebedev Ensemble Pippin California School of the Arts - San Gabriel Valley
Marydith Macabale Featured Dance Soloist Les Misérables San Juan Hills High School
Lital Mizrahi Dance Captain The Drowsy Chaperone Beverly Hills High School
Kayla Morgan Zaneeta Shinn The Music Man Mission Viejo High School
Janell Newport Dance Ensemble Hello, Dolly! Yorba Linda High School
Sydney Shedwill Horse Ensemble Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Orange Lutheran High School
Kai Solecita Allison Guys and Dolls AMPA at Hamilton High School
Alexis Villanueva Featured Dancer The Drowsy Chaperone Mater Dei High School
Dancer - Male Character Show School
Jacob Beaver Tommy Djilas The Music Man Mission Viejo High School
Scott Biernbaum Harmonia Gardens, Waiter Hello, Dolly! Los Alamitos High School
Caleb Huston Barnaby Tucker Hello, Dolly! Yorba Linda High School
Alex Keller Townsperson/Knight Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Fullerton Union HS Academy of the Arts
Ace Pascual Custus/Stage Hand Crazy for You Redondo Union High School
Delan Pasquil Hot Blades Harry Urinetown L.A. County High School for the Arts
Ben Raanan Newspaperman/Cuban Dancer Guys and Dolls AMPA at Hamilton High School
Dario Rimicci Gangster #2 The Drowsy Chaperone Mater Dei High School
Marco Rimicci Gangster #1 The Drowsy Chaperone Mater Dei High School
Cameo - Female Character Show School
J'Quinn McKenna Mimi Guys and Dolls AMPA at Hamilton High School
Katherine Marston Tracee Ee Spelling Bee San Marino High School
Carina Montero Fox Puppeteer Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Fullerton Union HS Academy of the Arts
Alexa Parvaneh Whitney/Judge Legally Blonde The Musical Capistrano Valley High School
Zoe Rivers Hermit Young Frankenstein Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts
Cameo - Male Character Show School
Evan Allman Lewis Pippin California School of the Arts - San Gabriel Valley
Caleb Bates Young Soldier Parade La Habra Higgh School
Grant Halliburton Grantaire Les Misérables San Juan Hills High School
Solomon Jackson Hardy Ensemble Urinetown L.A. County H.S. for the Arts
Hayden Kharrazi General Howell Kiss Me Kate Palos Verdes High School
Patrick McCormick Victor Frankenstein Young Frankenstein Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts
Mark Rojo Racoon Puppeteer Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Fullerton Union HS Academy of the Arts
Rob Viveros Carlos Legally Blonde The Musical Capistrano Valley High School
Josh Wallin Harvey Johnson Bye Bye Birdie SOCSA at Dana Hills High School
Seth Whiteaker Dewey Legally Blonde The Musical Laguna Hills High School
SCHOOL AWARDS
Student Stage Manager of the Year Show School
Samantha Davis Spamalot San Clemente High School
Henna Jamal Oliver! Aliso Niguel High School
Danielle Kelly Legally Blonde The Musical Laguna Hills High School
Sammy Levy Spring Awakening Chadwick School
Emma Loney The Music Man Citrus Valley High School
Marisa Lopez Into The Woods Tri-School Theatre
Maggie Pell Hello, Dolly! Yorba Linda High School
Olivia Price Les Misérables San Juan Hills High School
Linn Tang Young Frankenstein Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts
Ensemble of the Year Show Director
Aliso Niguel High School Oliver! Jeremy Golden
Chadwick School Spring Awakening Nigel Williams
Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts Young Frankenstein Tim Nelson
La Habra High School Parade Brian Johnson
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts Urinetown Lois Hunter and Erica Robson
Orange County School of the Arts Spelling Bee Karen Rymar
Palos Verdes High School Kiss Me Kate Nicole Thompson
Redondo Union High School Crazy for You Melissa Staab
San Juan Hills High School Les Misérables Cambria Beilstein
San Clemente High School Spamalot Laurie Mason
Yorba Linda High School Hello, Dolly! Cathy Petz
Student Orchestra of the Year Show Conducted By
Academy of Music and Performing Arts at Hamilton HS Guys and Dolls Jim Foschia
Aliso Niguel High School Oliver! Lex Leigh
Beverly Hills High School The Drowsy Chaperone Bill Bradbury
California School of the Arts - San Gabriel Valley Pippin Jeffrey de Serrier
Fullerton Union HS Academy of the Arts Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Troy Trimble
Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts Young Frankenstein Gregg Gilboe
Mission Viejo High School The Music Man Bobby Westphal
Palos Verdes High School Kiss Me Kate Shellie Parkinson
Redondo Union High School Crazy for You Ray Vizcarra
San Juan Hills High School Les Misérables Dean McElroy
Choreography Show Choreographed By
Aliso Niguel High School Oliver! Marji Himes
California School of the Arts - San Gabriel Valley Pippin Alison Dambach
Chadwick School Spring Awakening Kindra Windish
Fullerton Union HS Academy of the Arts Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella Evona Markanian
Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts Young Frankenstein Diane Makas
La Habra High School Parade Annie Lavin
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts Urinetown Erica Robson
Mission Viejo High School The Music Man Kristi Davar
Orange County School of the Arts Spelling Bee Amelia Barron
Palos Verdes High School Kiss Me Kate Niko Montelibano
Redondo Union High School Crazy for You Melissa Staab
San Clemente High School Spamalot Ray Limon
Crew/Technical Execution Show Director
Aliso Niguel High School Oliver! Jeremy Golden
Capistrano Valley High School Legally Blonde The Musical Emily Tucker
Chadwick School Spring Awakening Nigel Williams
Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts Young Frankenstein Tim Nelson
La Habra High School Parade Brian Johnson
Palos Verdes High School Kiss Me Kate Nicole Thompson
Redondo Union High School Crazy for You Melissa Staab
San Clemente High School Spamalot Laurie Mason
San Juan Hills High School Les Misérables Cambria Beilstein
Tri-School Theatre Into The Woods Frankie Marrone
Yorba Linda High School Hello, Dolly! Cathy Petz
Costumes Show Costumes By
Aliso Niguel High School Oliver! Kristie Cheung
Beverly Hills High School The Drowsy Chaperone Samantha Ordesky
Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts Young Frankenstein Sophia LeTourneau
Redondo Union High School Crazy for You Tina Zarro
San Juan Hills High School Les Misérables Kaily Johnson, Annie Rigg, Noah Salviati, Megan Hill
SOCSA at Dana Hills High School Bye Bye Birdie Alina Van Dahlen
Sets Show Sets By
Aliso Niguel High School Oliver! Sophia Ambrosius, Bella Leibovitz
Capistrano Valley High School Legally Blonde, The Musical Utah Styles (Head)
Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts Young Frankenstein Jennifer McLean
Mater Dei High School The Drowsy Chaperone Louis DiBernardo
Mission Viejo High School The Music Man Mission Viejo HS Stagecraft Class
Redondo Union High Schooll Crazy for You Blake Van den Eikhof
San Clemente High School Spamalot Malcolm Morrison (Lead)
San Juan Hills High School Les Misérables Jacqueline Brooks, Sierra Young
SOCSA at Dana Hills High School Bye Bye Birdie Gabbi Sparks, Amy Valencia
Lighting Show Lighting By
Capistrano Valley High School Legally BlondeThe Musical Henry Dittrich (Head)
Chadwick School Spring Awakening Darrell Clark
Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts Young Frankenstein Staciabella Roy
Laguna Hills High School Legally Blonde The Musical Lauren Cacace, Danielle Kelly
San Clemente High School Spamalot Addy Awtry (Lead)
San Juan Hills High School Les Misérables Olivia Price
Yorba Linda High School Hello, Dolly! Colby Nordberg
Audio/Sound Show Audio/Sound By
Beverly Hills High School The Drowsy Chaperone Chloe Banafsheha/Brittany Cobb
Chadwick School Spring Awakening Heather Tchen and Pelin Yunusoglu
Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts Young Frankenstein Marley Timmerman
Laguna Hills High School Legally Blonde The Musical Maria Braceros
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts Urinetown Brian Hsieh
Redondo Union High School Crazy for You Sarah Plunkett
San Clemente High School Spamalot Lorenzo Marino/Collin Meyer (Co-Lead)
Yorba Linda High School Hello, Dolly! Matt Jauriqui
Director of the Year Show School
Cambria Beilstein Les Misérables San Juan Hills High School
Brian Johnson Parade La Habra High School
Frankie Marrone Into The Woods Tri-School Theatre
Laurie Mason Spamalot San Clemente High School
Tim Nelson Young Frankenstein Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts 5
Melissa Staab Crazy for You Redondo Union High School
Nicole Thompson Kiss Me Kate Palos Verdes High School
Jay Wallace and Megan Mekjian Pippin California School of the Arts - San Gabriel Valley
Nigel Williams Spring Awakening Chadwick School
Comedy Musical of the Year Show Director
Beverly Hills High School The Drowsy Chaperone Kaz Chandler
Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts Young Frankenstein Tim Nelson
Laguna Hills High School Legally Blonde The Musical Susan Lord
Los Angeles County High School for the Arts Urinetown Lois Hunter and Erica Robson
Orange County School of the Arts Spelling Bee Karen Rymar
Palos Verdes High School Kiss Me Kate Nicole Thompson
Redondo Union High School Crazy for You Melissa Staab
San Clemente High School Spamalot Laurie Mason
SOCSA at Dana Hills High School Bye Bye Birdie Brittany Casey
Yorba Linda High School Hello, Dolly! Cathy Petz
Dramatic Musical of the Year Show Director
Aliso Niguel High School Oliver! Jeremy Golden
California School of the Arts - San Gabriel Valley Pippin Jay Wallace and Megan Mekjian
Chadwick School Spring Awakening Nigel Williams
La Habra High School Parade Brian Johnson
San Juan Hills High School Les Misérables Cambria Beilstein
Tri-School Theatre Into The Woods Frankie Marrone