Casey Butler ’25 (Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre) was awarded the Steve Bayless Undergraduate Scholarship by the Southeastern Theatre Conference (SETC). The scholarship is designated for a high school student entering a college or university in the SETC region to major in theatre. Butler was awarded a $2,000 scholarship award, a free one-year SETC student membership, free registration for the following year’s SETC Convention and a feature on the SETC website.
Butler has appeared on Broadway as George Llewelyn Davies in the musical “Finding Neverland” and in a number of regional productions including “West Side Story” as Baby John and as Elmer in “Newsies!” at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre. Other regional credits include Billy Ray, Jr. in “On Golden Pond,” Gus/Augustus in “Arcadia” and Tom of Warwick in “Camelot” at Palm Beach Dramaworks, a role he reprised on the national tour. Visit www.setc.org/scholarships-awards/scholarships/undergraduate-scholarship to learn more.