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.

Lyric Executive Director, Erin Evarts, presenting Amelia with her award.

The Lyric Community is proud to present The 2020 Delano-Nulty Award to Amelia Mason of Burlington, Vermont.

Amelia is a recent graduate of Burlington High School, where she received the Vermont Principal’s Award, and will begin pursuing her bachelor’s degree at Barnard College of Columbia University in New York City this fall. Amelia has been seen onstage with Lyric in Mary Poppins, Les Misérables, and is an alum of LyricKids Camps. She has been a constant presence throughout the Burlington performing arts community, including through Burlingtones a capella group, Vermont Stage Youth Company, and Flynn Youth Theater & Show Choir. Congratulations, Amelia!

 

Previous Recipients

2019 | Tommy Page, Hartford High School

2018 | Shea Dunlop, Champlain Valley Union High School

2017 | Sofia Carfaro, Mount Mansfield Union High School

2016 | Noa Saunders, South Burlington High School

2015 | Gianna Kiehl, Lake Champlain Waldorf School

2014 | Olivia Hern, Champlain Valley Union High School

2013 | Kerstin Anderson, South Burlington High School

2012 | Callum Adams, Stowe High School

2011 | Miranda Scott, Montpelier High School

2010 | Rachel Sanguinetti, Union 32 High School

2009 | Jacob Tischler, Champlain Valley Union High School

2008 | Kari Grunberg, Rice Memorial High School

2007 | Hannah Whitney, Champlain Valley Union High School

2006 | Ian Cramer, Champlain Valley Union High School

2005 | Charlotte Munson, Champlain Valley Union High School

2004 | Alex Kilgore, Harwood Union High School

2003 | Emily Mara, Stowe High School

2002 | Miranda Jones, Mount Abraham Union High School

2001 | Jason Whitcomb, South Burlington High School

2000 | Paul Raber Umphenour, Union 32 High School

1999 | Shaun Jessie, Essex High School

1998 | Keith Varney, Mount Mansfield Union High School

1997 | Jenna Close, Mount Abraham Union High School & Liz McGown, Bellows Free Academy Fairfax

1996 | Todd Lyon, Essex High School

1995 | Zachary Williamson, Champlain Valley Union High School

1994 | Kate Wetherhead, Burlington High School & Pol Senecal, Burlington High School

1993 | Tammie Ledoux, South Burlington High School

1992 | Nikki Juvan, Essex High School

1991 | Jon Murad, Mount Mansfield Union High School

1990 | Kelly Vincent, Rice Memorial High School & Chris Jarvis, Mount Mansfield Union High School

1987 | Erica Heilman, Homeschool

1986 | Caitlin Hughes, Champlain Valley Union High School

1985 | Michelle (Shelley) Dawson, Champlain Valley Union High School

1980 | Marc LaChapelle, Champlain Valley Union High School