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The 2023 Minty Awards

Sunday, June 4, 2023
The St. George Theatre
Education Sponsor
Council Member David M. Carr      -     NYC Department of Youth & Community Development
Jimmy Max     -     The Lois & Richard Nicotra Foundation     -     Mr. John Mancuso     -     Richmond County Savings Foundation
The Law Office of Ted V. Parnese     -     Wagner College

Platinum Sponsors:

Christie’s International Real Estate - Tanya Glassman     -     John the Retreat Guy.    -     The Mistretta Family
Mr. & Mrs. Donato Pinto     -     Mr. & Mrs. Michael Pinto

Gold Sponsors:
Mr. & Mrs. Christopher Baldwin     -     Mr. & Mrs. James Cummings     -     Great Escapes Travel
Kinderdance of Staten Island     -     Knights of Columbus - Fr. Drumgoole Council     -     The Manor & Local Restaurants
Teps Truck Treats     -     Where-to-Turn

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The 2023 Minty Award Nominees & Winners

Outstanding Artistic Design

The Addams Family, St. Peter's Boys

Outstanding Chorus

The Addams Family, St. Peter's Boys

Outstanding Choreography

Newsies, Moore Catholic HS

Outstanding Production Number

“Ever After,” Into the Woods

“Footloose,” Footloose

“The Jitterbug,” The Wizard of Oz

“Master of the House,” Les Miserables

“Seize the Day,” Newsies

“When You’re an Addams,” The Addams Family


Outstanding Featured Dancer

Amanda Bucolo, Footloose

Emma Dinolfo, Leila Parnese, Isabella Sheikowitz, Jessica Wells, Sean Woods, The Wizard of Oz

Ella Dreher, The Addams Family

Gianna Tornabene, Newsies


Outstanding Featured Actor

Luke Bonifacio, The Wizard of Oz

Aidan Capasso, Footloose

John D’Ovidio, Into the Woods

Giovanni DeFiore, Les Miserables

Declan Malone, Into the Woods

Conor Monohan, The Addams Family


Outstanding Featured Actress

Jane Benvenuto, Into the Woods

Gabriella Cochran, The Wizard of Oz

Vanessa D’Angelo, The Addams Family

Kristina Fulciniti, Newsies

Serafina Matarazzo, Footloose

Alexandria Yates, The Addams Family


Outstanding Supporting Actor

Ryan Albertson, The Wizard of Oz

Luke Bonifacio, The Addams Family

Aidan Capasso, The Addams Family

Dominick Collura, Newsies

Max Gordon, Into the Woods

Thomas Mauro, Newsies


Outstanding Supporting Actress

Cassandra Arena, Footloose

Meghan Clark, The Wizard of Oz

Ella Dreher & Katherine Garlisi, Les Miserables

Emma Fitzgerald, Newsies

Avamichelina Hodgens, Into the Woods

Bridget Keag, The Wizard of Oz 


Outstanding Leading Actor

Ryan Albertson, Into the Woods

Luke Curcio, Newsies

Derek Lucido, Les Miserables

Jared Mishen, Les Miserables

Matthew Ochoa, The Addams Family

Jakob Tarbell, Into the Woods


Outstanding Leading Actress

Sofia Borgognone, Footloose

Alexandra D’Agostino, Into the Woods

Avamichelina Hodgens, The Wizard of Oz

Alyssa Mazzone, Newsies

Mattea Ricciardi, The Addams Family


The St. Genesius Award for Outstanding Musical

Into the Woods, Msgr. Farrell High School

Newsies, Moore Catholic High School

Footloose, Notre Dame Academy

Les Miserables, St. Joseph by-the-Sea High School

The Wizard of Oz, St. Joseph Hill Academy

The Addams Family, St. Peter’s Boys’ High School

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