Middle School Theatre Wins at District Competition

Congratulations to the Middle School Theatre Department for a successful day of performance competition at the District 9 Junior International Thespian Society District Festival at Haines City High School. The Troupe garnered one Critic's Choice Award, 11 additional Superior ratings, seven Excellent ratings, and one Good rating.
The One Act musical, "21 Chump Street," earned an overall rating of Superior (a Superior rating for Technical and an Excellent rating for Performance). Critic's Choice and Superior Awards earn the possibility to advance to the state competition.
Critic’s Choice
Improvisation – Colby Helms and Leah Guerard
Superior Rating
One Act – “21 Chump Street”
Performance – Excellent
Technical – Superior
Duet Musical – Hannah Hermanson and Giavanna Parker, “The One Feathered Tail of Ms. Gertrude McFuzz”
Monologue – Lexy Cazenave, “Leda/Stretch Marks”
Monologue – Belle France, “Karen”
Monologue – Katerina Satsunkevich, “Esther”
Improvisation – Ana Crider and Belle France
Duet Acting – Leah Guerard and Srishti Tandon, “No Skronking”
Scene Design – Jameson Troy, “Oliver”
Scene Design –Tessa Connick, “You Can’t Take it With You”
Solo Musical – Sophie Plank, “On My Own”
Solo Musical – Lexy Cazenave, “Still Hurting”
Excellent Rating
Solo Musical – Katerina Satsunkevichm, “Greatest Star”
Improvisation – Yosun Hazar and Hannah Hermanson
Ensemble Acting – Ava Curtsinger, Yosun Hazar, Hannah Hermanson, Sophie Plank, Sienna Pompeo, and Katerina Satsunkevich, “All in Favor”
Duet Acting – Lexy Cazenave and Ana Crider, “Brighton Beach Memoirs”
Ensemble Acting – Lindsey Lajoie, Elianys Negron and Gabby Palanti, “We’re Your Friends”
Costume Design – Gabby Gordon, “Oliver”
Good Rating
Ensemble Acting – Lincoln Baptiste, Sienna Pompeo, Alexis Sells, and Srishti Tandon, “Bully Bully”
Congratulations to Mr. Wright-Ahern for his outstanding preparation of these young thespians, and Ms. Mercer and Mrs. Wiebe-LaPlante for their guidance and assistance.