Hamilton drama student wins Jerry Award

Hamilton High School senior Jadyn Grana was awarded the Jerry Spirit Award for this year’s musical “Tuck Everlasting” in a vote by her peers. Jerry Awards are the high school equivalent of Broadway’s Tony Awards.musicaltheater

Although performances of Hamilton’s “Tuck Everlasting” were suspended due to the circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, virtual performances will be eligible for all other traditional Jerry Award categories next year. The 2020 Jerry Awards show will be held virtually June 7 at 7 p.m. For more information, please visit https://www.overture.org/

Sarah Plamann, Maple Avenue and Silver Spring music teacher is the Hamilton theater and choir director.