Taft Theater Earns 11 Halo Award Nominations for The Addams Family

Taft Theater Earns 11 Halo Award Nominations for The Addams Family
Debra Meyers

Congratulations to Taft Theater and the entire cast and crew of the fall musical, The Addams Family, on their 11 Halo Award nominations. For 19 years the Seven Angels Theatre High School Halo Awards have recognized talent from more than 80 Connecticut high school theater programs. The winners will be announced Thursday, June 2, 2022. Taft's nominees are: 

BEST PERFORMANCE BY A COUPLE OR DYNAMIC DUO IN A MUSICAL:
Leo Kaplan & Mina Xiao as Gomez & Morticia Addams

BEST PERFORMANCE BY A SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MUSICAL:
Benjamin White as Uncle Fester 

BEST PERFORMANCE BY A FEATURED ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL:
Kyla O'Byrne as Pugsley Addams 

BEST PERFORMANCE BY A SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MUSICAL:
Claire Roberts as Wednesday Addams 

BEST PERFORMANCE BY A FEATURED ACTOR IN A MUSICAL:
Coleman Grustas as Lucas Beineke 

BEST SPECIALTY ENSEMBLE:
Diana Braghis, Grace Deng, Grace Kenney, Jasmine Pun, Carm 
Sievers, Elle Smiley, Marina Tanaka, Chance Terry & Catherine Zhao as The Ancestors

BEST COMIC FEMALE PERFORMANCE IN A MUSICAL:
Audrey D'Autorio as Alice Beineke 

BEST HAIR AND/OR MAKEUP DESIGN AND/OR EXECUTION:
Elle Smiley 

BEST RUNNING CREW

BEST DANCING

BEST MUSICAL