Introducing, the Brandon Victor Dixon Awards

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Photo by Broadway at The National. Pictured: The Company of Oakton High School’s production of The Addams Family, Joshua Lemons, Eileen Parks, and Brandon Victor Dixon.

June 1, 2022

The National Theatre has named its new award for excellence in high school musical performance the Brandon Victor Dixon Award. Brandon (CES ’95) is a Tony nominated Broadway star, with prominent roles in Hamilton, Color Purple, Jesus Christ Superstar and so many more. Read more here.

Our 8th grade students were fortunate enough to have a lengthy interview with Brandon just a year ago, when he offered the opportunity to his CES alma mater.

CES graduates leave with a deep sense of their responsibilities as members of the world community.”

Weeza Bullard, CES grandparent