Outstanding Educator Award Nomination



The Outstanding Educator Award honors teachers at participating Nebraska High School Theater Academy schools for their outstanding achievements in performing arts education. This award will recognize one educator who embodies the highest standards in performing arts education and demonstrates a positive impact on the lives of students. To nominate a teacher, fill out the form below.


Contact Taylor Wyatt, O-pa Education Manager at TWyatt@O-pa.org or at 402-661-8559.


e.g. Drama Teacher, Music Director, etc.

The school must be a participating NHSTA school.

Describe the Nominated Teacher's Achievements

In 500 words of less, discuss why you have nominated this teacher for the Outstanding Educator Award - describe their achievements as a performing arts educator and how they have positively impacted students.

By submitting this form, I understand that Omaha Performing Arts may use any materials I have provided as a part of this award application or nomination for education program promotion or archival purposes. I give permission to Omaha Performing Arts to utilize (for promotional purposes only) any photos, videos and recordings taken of me while participating in Nebraska High School Theater Academy events. I understand that I will not be paid any royalty or other compensations, and I relinquish any right I may have to payment if materials submitted as a part of this form, photos, videos or recordings are utilized by Omaha Performing Arts for promotional purposes. I understand that award winners are expected to attend the Nebraska High School Theater Academy Showcase at the Orpheum Theater on June 5, 2022. I hereby release and hold harmless Omaha Performing Arts, the building owners, its agents, employees and independent contractors from any and all liability, damage, expense, causes of action, suits, claims or judgments, arising from injury, damage or loss, or claims of injury, damage or loss to me or my personal property which may arise.