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Carly Meyer Named 2020 Illinois High School Musical Theatre Awards Recipient

For the second time, Carly Meyer has been recognized by the Illinois High School Musical Theatre Awards (IHSMTA) program for her performance in a high school production.

In 2020 IHSMTA awarded Meyer for her role as ‘Miss Honey’ in Matilda. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic all submissions were viewed only by video. Over 200 people submitted to the competition and 24 received recognition.

Meyer won ‘Best Actress’ back in 2017 for her role ‘Hodel’ in Fiddler On The Roof and was a best actress nominee back in 2018 for her role as Ariel in The Little Mermaid

Meyer currently attends the University of Michigan and studies musical theater.

IHSMTA is part of ‘Broadway in Chicago’ and has been recognizing high school students for their performances and musicals since 2012. 

Other GBN students who have been recognized by IHSMTA include: 

Nathan Salstone -2012 Best Actor for his role as ‘Phantom of the Opera’ in Phantom of the Opera
Megan Orticelli - 2012 Best Actress nominee for her role as ‘Christine’ in Phantom of the Opera
Katie Snyder - 2016 Best Actress nominee for her role as ‘Aida’ in Aida
Carly Meyer Named 2020 Illinois High School Musical Theatre Awards Recipient