Blumenthal Arts contestant, Hickory Ridge graduate, wins national recognition

A Hickory Ridge High School graduate just won a major award!

Bryson Battle will head to the Boston Conservatory at Berklee to study musical theater. He’ll be taking a $25,000 scholarship he won at the Jimmy Awards with him.

Battle won best actor in the national musical theater competition. He defeated students from schools all over the country.

Battle joined QC Morning to talk about winning at the local and then national levels. Additionally, he discussed the impact this has for his musical theater career.