WATCH: The red carpet, LIVE, from the 2019 Dallas Summer Musicals High School Musical Theatre Awards: On this page, Thursday, May 9, 2019, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m..

Live stream also available on WFAA's Facebook page:

The second largest program of its kind in the country, the Dallas Summer Musicals High School Musical Theatre Awards recognize artistic and educational achievements of North Texas students and their high school programs. Productions are evaluated by a panel of judges who are working professionals in entertainment, acting, music, dance, production design, theater education, arts administration or talent representation/management.

Awards are presented in sixteen categories and scholarships are awarded to outstanding graduating seniors who are nominated by their teachers and selected by the DSM scholarship committee. The winners in the Best Actor and Best Actress category will have the opportunity to participate in the National High School Musical Theatre Awards in New York City.

The spectacular 2019 DSM Awards ceremony will be held Thursday, May 9 at the Music Hall at Fair Park.

See the 2019 Nominees: CLICK HERE