NOW OPEN FOR 2020 Winner Submissions!

TWNN Shining Star Award

In honor of the many talented young actors and actresses within our Company, we have created The Shining Star Award; The Shining Star Award honors 1 Student annually allowing them to continue to Share in the Joy of the Performing Arts by receiving a Scholarship to cover 1 Class/Week FREE of Charge for 1 Year! 

*Applicant must be between the ages of 4-18

*Applicant must attend or have attended a TWNN Class in the year of the submission 

*Applicant must LOVE Theater and be ready to attend weekly classes throughout 2019

Creative Assignment

*Applicant must complete one of the following to turn in with the application.

Suggested for Actors 4-11

- Create a short :30-:90 second video discussing why you participate in Theater with TheatreWorks of Northern Nevada

Suggested for Actors ages 12-18

- Create :30-:90 second ORIGINAL video skit, monologue or story 

- Create a :30-:90 second video talking about how TheatreWorks has impacted your life, and why you continue to take classes with and participate in TWNN Programs and Shows

Open for Submissions: 10/1/2019

Submissions Open  October 1, 2019. Download, print and fill out the entry form (below) and complete 1 of the "Creative Assignments" and email your submission to

2019 "Shining Star" - Wyatt Smith!

Are you interested in earning 1 Year of FREE 

Classes from TWNN? Check back this October when we re-open our "Shining Star Award" Application!

Winner's are announced each year at our "Family Gala Fundraiser" in November! 

Congratulations Wyatt Smith!

TWNN's 2019 "Shining Star"

Download, Print & Fill Out Application Below