2016 Winners

Contemporary Voice/Musical Theatre · Ages 17-21

1. Noelle Aparte, Florida Gulf Coast University

Age Category Winner

2. Bryanna Walker, Cypress Lake High School

Contemporary Voice/Musical Theatre · Ages 8-12

3. Jennifer LaRue, North Fort Myers Academy for the Arts

Age Category Winner

4. Avery King, Challenger Middle School

Contemporary Voice/Musical Theatre · Ages 13-16

5. Lolina-Sophia Bruggeman-Muñoz, North Fort Myers Academy for the Arts

6. Molly Spiroff, Naples High School

Age Category Winner, Overall Category Winner

Instrumental Music · Ages 17-21

7. Chansik Youn, Florida Gulf Coast University

8. Jossecarlo Romo Bocanegra

Age Category Winner, Overall Category Winner

Instrumental Music · Ages 13-16

9. Hannah Diller, Classical Christian Academy

Age Category Winner

10. Alex Cohen, Fort Myers High School

Classical Voice · Ages 13-16

11. Callie Atkinson, Cypress Lake High School

Age Category Winner

12. Makayla Davis, Lehigh Senior High School

Classical Voice · Ages 17-21

13. Austin Cripe, Florida State University

Age Category Winner, Overall Category Winner

14. Selena Masters, Florida Southwestern State College

Drama · Ages 17-21

15. Thomas Short, Florida Gulf Coast University

16. Courtney Camarillo, Cypress Lake High School

Age Category Winner

Drama · Ages 13-16

17. Callie Atkinson, Cypress Lake High School

Age Category Winner, Overall Category Winner

18. Sarah Heidrick, Cypress Lake High School

Dance · Ages 8-14

19. Carson Maschmeier, St. Michael’s Lutheran

Age Category Winner

20. Halle Nygaard, Homeschooled

Dance · Ages 15-21

21. Gabriella Martina

22. Andrea Damiani, Bishop Verot High School

Age Category Winner, Overall Category Winner, Audience Choice Award Winner, Judges' Overall Event Winner

“The mission of the Young Artists Awards program is to provide performing arts opportunities in the areas of dance, drama, vocal and instrumental music performance and to provide a showcase for the talents of our local youth.”

“The Young Artists Awards, Inc. project is a 501(c)(3) organization dependent on community support.”