Ready for the FREDDYS?  The nominations are in!

Those nominated for the 2013 FREDDY awards were announced Thursday during the 69 News at Noon newscast by Ed Hanna and Shelley Brown of the State Theatre.

The FREDDYS recognize excellence in high school musical performances for Lehigh and Northampton counties in Pennsylvania and Warren County in New Jersey.

Freedom and Parkland high schools lead the list with 15 nominations each.

Outstanding Performance by an Orchestra

Bangor Area HS Annie

Easton Area HS The Music Man

Nazareth Area HS Anything Goes

Northern Lehigh HS Little Shop of Horrors

Parkland HS The Phantom of the Opera

Phillipsburg HS Once On This Island

Outstanding Performance by a Featured Dancer

Taylor Phillips as Eliza Catasauqua The King and I

Vanessa Ruggiero as Reno Sweeny Nazareth Area Anything Goes

Haley Hall as Somewhere Ballet Dancer Northwestern Lehigh West Side Story

Michael Guerriere as Marcellus Washburn Notre Dame The Music Man

Loretta Doyle as Ti Moune Phillipsburg Once On This Island

Tyler Martin as Andy Lee Southern Lehigh 42nd Street

Tara D'Aiuto as Dancer Warren Hills Regional Godspell

Outstanding Use of Costuming

Dieruff HS Aida

Freedom HS Les Miserables (School Edition)

Hackettstown HS Annie Get Your Gun

Nazareth Area HS Anything Goes

North Warren Regional HS Anything Goes