Alumnus Named 2009 Tony Winner

Mr. Thomas R. Kitt (Camp '90, HS piano) was the winner of two Tony Awards for the Broadway musical "Next to Normal". The categories were: Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre and Best Orchestrations. Damien Bassman (Camp '09, HS percussion) is the percussionist in the "Next to Normal" orchestra. Tom and Damien met at Interlochen Arts Camp and have remained friends.

Alumni of Interlochen Center for the Arts have won a total of nine Tony Awards.