Betsy Oslund HarmonMosier Schools’ Performing Arts Director
Nominated for a Tony Award!
Mosier Schools’ Performing Arts Director Betsy Oslund Harmon has been nominated for a special Tony award honoring “Excellence in Theatre Education.” Community members and current and former students nominated Ms. Harmon on March 31, 2015 with letters of reference and a three-minute video tribute.
Every year, Ms. Harmon leads Drama Club and Choir and every year she writes and directs at least two original musical comedies. She has written and produced 27 plays in her 12 years at Mosier Schools.Any student can join in Drama Club and/or Choir and be guaranteed a role in the play. In fact, every student in the school participates in each production in some capacity, be it through singing, set building, and/or costume design and creation.
“This is thrilling,” said Ms. Harmon. “I am so grateful to the community of Mosier. All my life I’ve wanted to say, ‘It’s an honor just to be nominated’ and now I can check that off my bucket list!”