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Franklin Drama Club is a school organization dedicated to producing entertaining and educational high school theatre. Membership is open to all students in grades 9-12 at Franklin High School with an interest in the performing arts.

If you have a passion for acting, directing, stage managing, building sets, or working in technical theatre, come join us!

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The DayTony Awards

Congratulations to the FHS Drama Department for recognition by The DayTony Awards.  The mission statement of The DayTony Awards: "The DayTony Awards are presented to recognize outstanding performance, whether on stage or behind the scenes at Dayton area theatres."

DayTony

Franklin High School Theater Program Honored with DayTony Awards

Franklin High School's 2016-17 theater productions had another outstanding year at the DayTony awards gala at Sinclair Community College. DayTonys are presented to recognize outstanding performance, whether on stage or behind the scenes, at Dayton-area theatres. Awards are given for high school, collegiate, and community theater productions. 

Outstanding Overall Productions

  • Alice
  • The Gift of the Magi

Awards of Merit

  • Mr. Jeff Sams--Properties for The Crucible
  • Mr. Jeff Sams--Scenic Design of The Crucible
  • Mr. John Steiding--Scenic Design of Into The Woods
  • Mr. Stephen Hollenbeck--Costume Design of Alice
  • Mr. Tim Guth--Lighting Design of Alice
  • Mr. Tim Guth--Sound Design of Into The Woods
  • Mr. Zach Katris--Stage Management for Alice
  • Alexis Clifford--Costume Design of The Gift of the Magi
  • Destiny Mitchell--Scenic Design of The Gift of the Magi
  • Mr. Jeff Sams and Caitlyn Thornton--Direction of Alice
  • Alex Vaughn--Performance in a Supporting Role for The Gift of the Magi
  • Alexis Clifford--Performance in a Supporting Role for The Gift of the Magi
  • Carson Dalton--Performance in a Supporting Role for The Crucible
  • Elise Loux--Performance in a Supporting Role for The Crucible
  • Alec Daves--Performance in a Supporting Role for The Crucible
  • Matt Akers--Performance in a Supporting Role for Into The Woods
  • Leanna Roberts--Performance in a Leading Role for Alice
  • Madison Ramsey--Performance in a Leading Role for The Gift of the Magi
  • Madison Ramsey--Performance in a Leading Role for The Crucible
  • Logan Miller--Performance in a Leading Role for Into The Woods
  • Ensemble Performance for The Gift of the Magi
  • Ensemble Performance for Into The Woods

Awards of Excellence:

  • Mr. Chris Newman--Scenic Design for Alice
  • Mrs. Marilynn Johnson--Costume Design for Into The Woods
  • Mr. Tim Guth--Sound Design for Alice
  • Mr. Jeff Sams--Direction of a Play for The Crucible
  • Mrs. Lucinda Bires--Direction of a Musical for Into The Woods
  • Mr. Josh Long--Orchestra Direction for Into The Woods
  • Leanna Roberts--Direction of a Play for The Gift of the Magi
  • Alexis Clifford--Performance in a Supporting Role for Alice
  • Carson Dalton--Performance in a Supporting Role for Alice
  • Allison Blankenship--Performance in a Supporting Role for Alice
  • Mona McDaniel--Performance in a Supporting Role for The Crucible
  • Leanna Roberts--Performance in a Supporting Role for The Crucible
  • Maggie Biltz--Performance in a Supporting Role for The Crucible
  • Caedmon Mills--Performance in a Supporting Role for The Crucible
  • Paul Dunn--Performance in a Supporting Role for The Crucible
  • Rachael Kindred--Performance in a Supporting Role for The Crucible
  • Dylan Gray--Performance in a Supporting Role for The Crucible
  • Jackson Cornwell--Performance in a Supporting Role for Into The Woods
  • Caedmon Mills--Performance in a Supporting Role for Into The Woods
  • Paul Dunn--Performance in a Supporting Role for Into The Woods
  • Maggie Biltz--Performance in a Supporting Role for Into The Woods
  • Paul Dunn--Performance in a Leading Role for Alice
  • Caedmon Mills--Performance in a Leading Role for The Gift of the Magi
  • Alyssa Lindsay--Performance in a Leading Role for The Crucible
  • Nick Kakaris--Performance in a Leading Role for The Crucible
  • Nick Kakaris--Performance in a Leading Role for Into The Woods
  • Rachael Kindred--Performance in a Leading Role for Into The Woods
  • Dylan Gray--Performance in a Leading Role for Into The Woods
  • Makeup Design Crew--Makeup Design of Alice
  • Emily Spencer--Makeup Design of The Crucible
  • Ensemble Performance for The Crucible

Daytony History

For the most recent and up-to-date list of DayTony Awards earned by our department, click below:

FHS Daytony Awards History