2017 News

CAT Award Nominations

CAT Award Nominations

MacKillop has picked up an incredible seven Canberra Area Theatre Award Nominations for performances in the 2017 College Musical, Hairspray Jr. Congratulations to the following CAT Award nominees:

  • Best Costume Designer for a School Youth Production: Mrs Amelia Black
  • Best Youth Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical: Liam Jackson (Year 12) as Corny Collins
  • Best Youth Actress in Featured Role in a Musical: Laura Evans (Year 12) as Penny Pingleton
  • Best Youth Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical: Sophie Highmore (Year 11) as Amber Von Tussle
  • Best Youth Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical: Noah Cairnduff (Year 10) as Edna Turnblad
  • Best Youth Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical: India Cornwell (Year 12) as Tracy Turnblad
  • Best Production of a School/Youth Musical: St Mary MacKillop College, Hairspray Jr.

More award nominations are to be announced next week, with the winners announced at the CAT Awards Gala Evening, which takes place in 2018.

Congratulations to the cast and crew of the musical!