Meet the high school students competing for the Blumey student critic award. Every year, The Observer works with Blumenthal Performing Arts on the Blumey Awards, which rewards achievement in musical theater among high school students. Students compete for awards including best musical, actor and actress, orchestra. The writers, left to right front: Ellen Goodling, Hannah Ertel, Gabby Hubert and Lauren Hunkele (far right front). Back row, from left: Annie Saum, Madison Lorello, Demi Harris, Katelyn Petersen, Helen Coats and Sarah McCulla. Winners are announced May 17. Details: blumenthalarts.org.