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Tommy Tune Awards

Winner of Best Musical

South Pacific 2006 and The Hunchback of Notre Dame 2018

Tommy-Tune

The awards are named in honor of TOMMY TUNE, who is a nine-time winner of the Tony Award, Broadway’s highest honor for outstanding work, and who is also a graduate of Lamar High School in Houston. Mr. Tune has been honored as a performer, director, and choreographer, and works in which he has starred or directed and choreographed include SeesawA Day in Hollywood/A Night in the UkraineNineThe Best Little Whorehouse in TexasGrand Hotel, and The Will Rogers Follies. In agreeing to lend his name and presence to the Awards, Mr. Tune said: “High school theatre was extremely important for me in helping to shape my later career. I was fortunate to be encouraged at Lamar by a great teacher, Ruth Denney. The recognition provided by these awards can provide the encouragement that a gifted student may need to become a successful professional.”

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FHS Musicals 1969-2021

Annie Get Your Gun 1978 • 1992 • 2002
Beauty and the Beast 2016
Brigadoon 1969 • 1984 • 2009
Carnival 1982
Crazy for You 1999
Fiddler on the Roof 1996 • 2019
42nd Street 2014
Funny Girl 1973
George M! 1976 • 1987 • 2000
Good News! 2004
Guys and Dolls 1979 • 2003 • 2013
Hello, Dolly! 1972 • 1985 • 2007
Hunchback of Notre Dame, The 2018
Les Misérables 2017
Li'l Abner 1980 • 2005
Mame 1988
Mary Poppins 2015
Matilda 2020
Music Man, The 1970 • 1977 • 1989 • 1998 • 2011
My Fair Lady 1997 • 2008
Newsies 2021
No, No, Nanette 1975
Oklahoma! 1974 • 1993 • 2010
Pajama Game, The 1990 • 2001 • 2012
Show Boat 1981 • 1991
Sound of Music, The 1971 • 1986 • 1994
South Pacific 1983 • 1995 • 2006


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