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Performing Arts Department receives 16 nominations from Philadelphia Independence Awards

The Haverford School Performing Arts Department received 16 nominations from the Philadelphia Independence Awards for their recent spring musical Something Rotten!, which ran for three performances in March. 

The cast and crew received the most nominations of all schools entered into the competition. The awards ceremony will take place at Temple University in late May. As a nominee for Best Song and Best Show, the students will perform at the ceremony. 

A full list of the nominations is below. See photos from the show here.

Lead Actor: Will Rubin
Supporting Actress: Grace Morley & Julia Youakim
Supporting Actor: Thomas Pendergast & Harvey Pennington
Featured Actor: Joey Kauffman and Isaiah Shuchman
Female Vocalist: Grace Morley
Male Vocalist: Alphonso Evans
Solo Dance Performance: Will Rubin
Dance Ensemble: Something Rotten Dance Ensemble
Best Ensemble: Something Rotten Featured Ensemble
Best Song: Hard to be the Bard & Right Hand Man
Best Lighting: Haverford School Lighting team—Reilly Pryma and Jonathan Carillo
Best Show: Something Rotten!