Red Carpet Winners

As a testament to the hard work, dedication and talent made evident during the school’s annual theatrical productions, several Babylon Junior-Senior High School students were named winners in this year’s Babylon Citizens Council of the Arts Teen Theatre Awards. As a whole, the school was nominated for 13 Toby Awards this year, and the following were bestowed upon Babylon Junior-Senior High School students:

Sean Cosgro (grade 7), “Future TOBY Star”
Tyler Gumpel and Kaileen Langstone, Special Recognition – Musicians on Stage
Tyler Gumpel, Best Featured Actor ¬¬– Play (“I Never Saw Another Butterfly”)
Crew, Best Crew in a Play (“I Never Saw Another Butterfly”)
Crew, Cast and Production Staff, Best Production Value of a Play (“I Never Saw Another Butterfly”)

This year’s musical, “Bye Bye Birdie,” was once again directed by teacher Lisa Drance, and the play, “I Never Saw Another Butterfly,” was directed by Babylon Class of 2007 graduate Derek Kinnear.