Illinois High School Musical Theatre Awards Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Statement

The Broadway In Chicago Illinois High School Musical Theatre Awards is a Regional Chapter of the Jimmy Awards®, a program of the Broadway League Foundation. We along with the Broadway League are committed to an equitable and inclusive theatre community.

We commit to encouraging all members of our program whether teachers, students, staff, partners and others to confront racism, build inclusive cultures and create opportunities which advance BIPOC artists and professionals in our industry, whether backstage, onstage or in the executive suite. We are committed to a safe and inclusive space that reflects our community’s vibrant diversity and where everyone is welcomed.