The CAPA Marquee Awards are open to all public, private, parochial, and charter schools producing high school musicals in greater Columbus.


Panel Audition for Best Actor/Actress in a Leading Role


Please sign up for a 5-minute time slot for the Panel Auditon for Best Actor/Actress in a Leading Role-eligible Performers on April 6, 2019 from 10am-2pm.  For Best Actor/Actress in a Leading Role - eligible performers only.

You must fill out the Student Intent to Participate Form and the Audition Form on the CAPA Marquee website by March 29, 2019 at NOON to participate in the Panel Audition.  You must also bring your Informed Consent and Media Form to the audition if you have not already submitted it. 


  1. High schools must be in Delaware, Fairfield, Franklin, Licking, Madison, Pickaway, or Union counties to participate

  2. Schools must produce one of the full-length musicals approved by the National High School Musical Theatre awards list.

  3. High school productions should take place between January 10, 2019 and April 28, 2019

  4. There must be more than one (1) performance of each nominated production or cast.

Cost to Participate:



A $100 registration fee is required to participate. This fee will help to cover the cost of the Awards Showcase.

If a school has limited financial means and the registration fee is prohibitive for participation, registration assistance may be applied for by completing an Registration Assistance Application and supplying the necessary documentation.  For more information on the Registration Assistance program, please contact Amy Handra.

Ticket to Awards Showcase

Each participating school is required to purchase 25 tickets to the Awards Showcase on Monday, June 3, 2019 at the discounted student ticket price of $15.00 on or before March 15, 2019.

**Two (2) complimentary tickets are available for the educator/director who organized their school’s involvement with the CAPA Marquee Awards.


How to Register

The application period for the 2018-2019 CAPA Marquee Awards is now closed.

Click here to view the 2018-2019 CAPA Marquee Awards Schools