The 18th Annual Blue Star Awards Ceremony will take place on July 31, 2020.

The annual culminating event of the Blue Star Awards, the ceremony publicly recognizes the outstanding achievements of high school musical theatre students from high schools in Kansas City and surrounding areas.

During the event, schools nominated for Outstanding Overall Production stage numbers from their schools’ musicals, and individuals nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor and Lead Actress honors perform musical medleys.

Blue Star Awards are presented in 23 categories on Starlight’s Cohen Community Stage. Award presenters include Starlight and local arts leaders.

The ceremony is free, and the public is encouraged to attend. Parking is $5.

The Blue Star Awards are generously supported by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City, CommunityAmerica Credit Union, Southwest Airlines, Chicken N Pickle, and Kenmark Backdrops.