Delano-Nulty Award

For nearly 50 years, Lyric Theatre Company has been part of the dynamic arts community in the area. For the past several years, Lyric Theatre Company has awarded $2,000 to an area high school senior to help support their interest in pursuing an education in the performing arts. This scholarship, The Delano-Nulty Award, honors two of Lyric’s founding members—Howard Delano and Polly Nulty.

2019 Delano-Nulty Award Recipient, Tommy Page, with Lyric Executive Director, Erin Evarts.

The Lyric Theatre Community is proud to present The 2019 Delano-Nulty Award to Tommy Page of White River Junction, Vermont.

Tommy is a recent graduate of Hartford High School, and this fall he will be pursuing a BFA in Musical Theatre at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. Congratulations, Tommy!

Criteria and Instructions for the 2020 Delano-Nulty Award
  • Graduation from an area high school, with plans to attend college the following fall.
  • Involvement in theatre through Lyric Theatre Company, school productions, or other area theatre companies.
  • Demonstration of continuing interest in the performing arts.
  • Educational/career goals that relate to the performing arts (theatre performance, music, dance, or technical theatre).

​In addition to the official application, the applicant must provide two letters of recommendation from their drama or music director, or an adult who has supervised/instructed the applicant in performance or technical aspects of theatre. These letters should be in a sealed envelope marked “Confidential”, and included in the application package.

Applications can be obtained by calling the Lyric Office at 802-658-1484, or by clicking below. All materials must be received by May 1, 2020.

Send Completed Application Materials to:
Lyric Theatre Company
7 Green Tree Drive
South Burlington, VT 05403