Arcadia Stage Theatre Company Cast Member Megan Colton Wins the Spotlight Music Award!

Pamina Yung, Staff Writer

Congratulations to Arcadia Stage Theatre Company Cast member Megan Colton for winning the Non-Classical Voice Spotlight Music award from the Los Angeles Music Center! 

The Music Center in downtown Los Angeles is one of the biggest performing arts centers in the U.S. and is a cultural hub for musical concerts, theatrical performances, and dance. It also runs the Spotlight Academy, a program for those considering a career in on- or offstage arts. Winning a Spotlight award grants eligibility to participate in the Spotlight Academy.

According to The Music Center’s website, the Spotlight competition, open to all high schoolers in Southern California, “is a scholarship and arts training program, which empowers students by emphasizing preparation, courage, critical thinking, and perseverance while providing an invaluable opportunity for students to hone their skills.”

“Megan’s is a true talent that is able to connect with human emotions on a deep level that takes audiences on an emotional journey through her performance,” said Mr. Volpe, AHS’ Advanced Theatre teacher.