Are you passionate about educating and inspiring the next generation of artists? Do you have a love of musical theatre and the performing arts? Become a DSM HSMTA Adjudicator and help us celebrate and honor excellence in High School Musical Theatre throughout North Texas!

Dallas Summer Musicals is currently accepting applications for qualified candidates to serve as adjudicators for the 2020 DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards.



High School Musical Awards adjudicators will have:

  • A degree in a relevant field such as music, theatre, dance, etc.
  • And/or extensive work experience in one of those disciplines on a professional or academic basis
  • And/or are professional artists or educators with wide knowledge of the American Musical Theatre canon
  • And/or demonstrated experience in or knowledge of musical theatre


  • All candidates must possess the ability to effectively communicate in writing and evaluate production elements and student performances in a constructive manner.
  • Prefer candidates with a willingness and ability to travel up to 90 miles from DFW.


Adjudicators accepted into the HSMTA program will be paid a stipend of $40 for each performance they attend.

To find out more about the adjudication process, categories and rules please visit our FAQ page by clicking the button below