It was an evening of fabulous production numbers, crisp, (mostly) short speeches, and ecstatic responses during the Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards at the Long Center for the Performing Arts on Wednesday.

Of the more than 30 participating area schools, the following won multiple majors: Rouse (3), Leander (2), East View (2) and McCallum Fine Arts Academy (2).

2019 Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards (selected)

Best Production: “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” Leander High School

Best Direction: “Bring It On,” Rouse High School

Best Ensemble: “Newsies,” East View High School

Best Leading Actress: Caroline Holmes, “Thoroughly Modern Mille,” Leander High School

Best Leading Actor: Tony Vargas, “Newsies,” East View High School

Best Supporting Actress: Taylor Cooper, “Happy Days: A New Musical,” Hays High School

Best Supporting Actor: Toshaan Arora, “42nd Street,” McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Best Featured Performer: Danzi Bradley, “Hairspray,” Hendrickson High School

Best Choreography: “42nd Street,” McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Best Musical Direction: “Bring It On,” Rouse High School

Best Orchestra: “Sweeney Todd,” LASA/LBJ High School

Best Technical Execution: “Newsies,” Marble Falls High School

Best Scenic Design: “Little Shop of Horrors,” Dripping Springs High School

Best Costume Design: “The Addams Family,” Crockett High School

Best Lighting Design: “”Bring It On,” Rouse High School

Find a list of 2019 finalists here.