Eaton, Northwest one-act play companies advance from zone competition
Eaton, Northwest one-act play companies advance from zone competition
Posted on 03/08/2017
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Eaton and Northwest high schools each advanced from the zone round of one-act play competition, sending them to the district competition on Friday, March 10.

In their 5A District 6 zone meet, Eaton advanced with its performance of “The Diviners,” while Northwest advanced with its performance of “Act One.” Both schools also received individual accolades for their performances.

From Eaton, Garrett Hale received the best actor award, and all-star cast awards went to Cassie Weaver and Clark Jones. Vincent Harrill and Parker Hill earned honorable mention all-star cast awards. Hunter Kuhlman earned the outstanding technician award for the school’s play. Eaton’s one-act play company is led by the direction of Nick Kougias, theatre director.

From Northwest, Mary Strauss received the best actress award, and all-star cast awards went to Cayden Candioto, Christopher Skipper and Vincent Witherspoon. Madison Dixon and Julian Santos earned honorable mention all-star cast awards. Abigail Scraub earned the outstanding technician award for the school’s play. Northwest’s one-act play company is led by the direction of Laura Skipper, theatre director.

Eaton and Northwest will next perform at Northwest’s own Vernon Solomon Performing Arts Center on Friday, March 10, for the district round of competition. Eaton is slated to perform at 5:30 p.m., followed by Northwest at 6 p.m.

In its competition at the 6A District 5 zone meet, Byron Nelson was the alternate advancing play for its performance of “All My Sons.” Joe Caskey earned all-star cast honors, while Nicole Hoppes and Joey Witten earned honorable mention all-star cast honors. Emma Horn earned the outstanding technician award. Byron Nelson’s one-act play company is led by the direction of Wendy Bramlett, theatre director.

Eaton's one-act play company
Eaton's one-act play company

Northwest's one-act play company
Northwest's one-act play company