Ready for the Freddy Awards?  The nominations are in!

Emmaus High School's performance of Disney's Beauty and the Beast garnered 19 nominations, followed by 14 each for Freedom and Parkland high schools.

Those nominated for the 2014 Freddys were announced Thursday during the 69 News at Noon newscast by WFMZ's 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.


Here are the nominees:

Outstanding Performance by an Orchestra

Bangor Area HS                                Seussical

Easton Area HS                                 The Scarlet Pimpernel

Emmaus HS                                      Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

Freedom HS                                      Crazy For You

Liberty HS                                          Oliver!

Nazareth Area HS                               Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

Parkland HS                                        The Wizard of Oz

Outstanding Performance by a Featured Dancer

Madey Dundon as Mae                Bethlehem Catholic                 The Pajama Game

Paris Cordova as Hunyak/Featured Dancer   Dieruff                             Chicago

Sabrina Joseph as June/Featured Dancer          Dieruff                        Chicago

Daniel Youngelman as Bobby                          Freedom                   Crazy For You

Mya Nales, Featured Dancer/Ensemble  Lincoln Leadership Academy  In the Heights

Brie Williams as Gigi                                 Northern Lehigh   Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Ashlei Carlson as Ensemble Warren County Tech   A Day in Hollywood/A Night in the Ukraine   

Outstanding Use of Costuming

Bangor Area HS                            Seussical

Easton Area HS                             The Scarlet Pimpernel