May 24th, 2013 posted by Jason Stershic
Last night was the 11th Annual Freddy Awards at the historic State Theatre in Easton. It’s one of the hottest tickets in town. I watched it, like most Lehigh Valley and now world-wide theatre fans, on television, although you could have streamed it online at WFMZ.com, too.
For those of you unfamiliar with the Freddy’s, they are the Tony’s of Lehigh Valley high school theatre. I, personally, both rue and lament the fact that I graduated high school, both not in Lehigh Valley and before the Freddy’s existed! Did I mention that it’s not just any plays that can get you a nomination? It has to be a musical! And every year we’re reminded that you don’t have to watch American Idol or the X-Factor for talent. Watch the Freddy’s and your TV will ooze talent.Continue Reading