The Desert Theatre League is pleased to announce the recipient of this year's annual scholarship award. A check for $500 was presented at the Desert Star Awards ceremony on October 5, 2014. The recipient performed during the course of the evening.
Garrett Hoy is 14 years old and is attending Xavier College Prep. He loves to perform and has been performing since 2007. He is a current member of Musical Theater University (MTU) at Rancho Mirage High School. In 2012, Garrett received DTL’s Bill Groves Award for Outstanding Juvenile for his performance as Jason in the musical concert Falsetto's. Garrett was also honored to be invited to sing with Andrea McArdle for Stephen Schwartz at the 2012 Melpomai Award presentation in Palm Springs. Credits include: Anita Bryant Died for your sin's (Horace) Chorus Line (Mark), Hairspray (IQ), Falsettos (Jason), Amahl (Amahl), Captain Louie (Louie), Seussical (Jojo), The King and I, Evita, Mame, Annie Get Your Gun.