2013 Ray of Light Awards
The 2013 Ray of Light Awards Ceremony will take place on
Sunday, May 12, 2013, 6 p.m. at The Community Arts Center, 220 West Fourth
Street, Williamsport. The event is formal (black tie optional) and is styled
after the Oscars® and the Tonys®.
We have a “red carpet” experience for the students and
attendees as they arrive at the Community Arts Center for the Rays. There will
be music and photographers stationed outside the theatre between 4:30 and 6:00
An honorarium/scholarship and trophy will be given to
each of the individual award winners (Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting
Actor, Best Supporting Actress).
The Awards Ceremony will open with a group musical number
featuring students from each of the participating schools. Each participating high school may be asked to
perform a musical numbers from their show.
There will be a reception in the Capitol Lounge after the
awards ceremony for all students who participated in their school shows,
dignitaries, and presenters. The
reception will continue until 10:30 p.m.
Tickets for the ceremony are $15 for adults and $10 for
students. Admission to the VIP Reception
is by invitation only. Each student who
is participating in the musical number, will be given a 2 for $25 coupon to use
for the event.
Student nominees will be given a free tickets to the
ceremony. Additional students
participating in the judged plays and musicals are invited to watch the
ceremony, free of charge, from the loge and balcony. The Awards Ceremony and Reception are formal
(black tie optional).
Eligible Schools & Entry
All high schools within a 40 mile radius of Williamsport
are eligible. The entry fees are $50 for
a play and $100 for a musical. CTL does
not wish the entry fee to be a deterrent.
If financial hardship exists, contact the CTL business office for more
information on financial assistance.
The first 25 productions entered will be
adjudicated. Entry forms and fees must
be received by October 31 for Fall semester productions, or by November 30 for
***Due to the scheduling of the awards show on May 12, all participating shows must be completed by April 28, 2013.
For complete eligibility guidelines, click here.