Hunting-Tony Awarded to Whitman Stage Crew

Whitman Assistant Principal Colleen Grady (left) and Principal Kathie Acker (right) join their award-winning stage crew, including crew advisor Mr. Larry Plompen (back right) for a celebratory photo.
Whitman Assistant Principal Colleen Grady (left) and Principal Kathie Acker (right) join their award-winning stage crew, including crew advisor Mr. Larry Plompen (back right) for a celebratory photo.

The red carpet was out recently at Engeman Theater in Northport when awards were handed out to performing arts students across the town for their plays and musicals. The 5th Annual Hunting-Tony Awards recently recognized achievements in High School Theater over the past year. Congratulations to all the Whitman groups who were nominated in different categories.

Congratulations to Walt Whitman as the Best Stage Crew in a Musical 

“How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying.”

Stage Manager: Esteban Lopez

Assistant Stage Managers: Mollie Korn, Alex Sherry

Deck Captains: Amina Sadiq, Anthony Padinha

Stagehands: Samson Grimm, Paul Lahm, Elizabeth Plaisir, Casey Iannuzzi, Erika Rivas, Elizabeth Havjar, Natalie Hayes, John Parra, Rob Leonick, Adrianna Padinha, Jared Saget, Jessica Delaney

Lighting Crew: David Caliendo, Lina Weingarten

Followspot Operators: Abaseen Khan, Katie Clark

Sound Crew: Hans Bas – Supervisor, Josh Berger, Aidan Hoskey, Michael DiMaulo, and Matt Jacobsen.