Join us for an exciting night of entertainment, celebration, and recognition of excellence in high school theatre from across the Miami Valley. Featuring hundreds of students from 26 participating high schools, the MVHSTA SHOWCASE highlights their work on the biggest stage in Dayton through production numbers, featured selections, special recognition awards, and the official announcement of the two Jimmys Awards® nominees!
The Miami Valley High School Theatre Awards and Awards Showcase (MVHSTAs) celebrate, support, and advocate for high school theatre education throughout the Miami Valley region. The program celebrates high school plays, musicals, students, and educators by formally recognizing the extraordinary achievements of our community’s productions.
2021-2022 Participating High Schools
- Butler High School
- Carlisle High School
- Carroll High School
- Cedarville High School
- Centerville High School
- Chaminade Julienne Catholic High School
- Dayton Christian School
- Dominion Academy
- Emmanuel Christian Academy
- Fairborn High School
- Franklin High School
- Kettering Fairmont High School
- Madison Jr./Sr. High School
- Mechanicsburg High School
- Monroe High School
- Northmont High School
- Springboro High School
- Stivers School For The Arts
- Tecumseh High School
- Tippecanoe High School
- Versailles High School
- Wayne High School
- West Carrollton High School
- Wilmington High School
- Xenia High School
- Yellow Springs High School
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