Fayetteville State University Artists Nominated for BroadwayWorld Awards

Date: November 09, 2017

Students and faculty in Fayetteville State University’s (FSU) Department of Performing and Fine Arts have been nominated for BroadwayWorld Regional Awards. BroadwayWorld is the largest theatre site on the internet covering Broadway, the West End and beyond to 100 US cities, and 50 countries worldwide.

With over 4.5 million monthly visitors, BroadwayWorld delivers complete up-to-the-minute Broadway, off-Broadway, and regional theatre news, in-depth interviews, extraordinary photo coverage, entertaining video features, lively message boards, ticket discounts, reviews, and more.

Nominations include:

  • Best Production (professional) nod for the Sweet Tea Shakespeare - Honest Pint Theatre Company production of "King Lear" that was presented in September
  • Associate Professor Avis Hatcher-Puzzo was nominated for Best Director for her production of "The Royale" at Burning Coal Theatre.
  • Student Jeremiah Packer was nominated for Best Featured Actor in a Musical for his work in the Cape Fear Regional Theatre's "The Little Mermaid."

The final awards are based on voting. To vote, go to: https://www.broadwayworld.com/raleigh/vote2017region.cfmFSU is a constituent institution of The University of North Carolina and the second-oldest public institution of higher education in the state. FSU offers nearly 60 degrees at the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral levels. With more than 6,300 students, Fayetteville State University is among the most diverse institutions in the nation.

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