Brownwood Varsity Theatre Students Qualify for National Competition 2nd Year in a Row
The Brownwood High School International Thespian Society Troupe #429 members attended the 2019 State Thespian Competition November 21-23 in Grapevine, Texas.
“Twenty-three students competed in various performance and technical events,” said BHS Theatre Teacher and Troupe Director, Shannon Lee. “Seventeen qualified to attend the National Competition in June.”
The International Thespian Society is an honor society for high school and middle school theatre students. It is a division of the Educational Theatre Association.
Awards earned (All students listed received a superior rating and qualified for nationals):
Jordan Roberts - Solo Musical Performance
Alyssa Salazar - Solo Acting Performance
John Monson & EmmaGrace Quillin - Duet Musical Performance
Aubrie Harris, Zamien Lopez, Alyssa Couey, Gillian Sapp, Kathryn Camp, Jackson Tucker & Halie King - Group Musical Performance
Carlee Richardson - Solo Musical Performance *Perfect Score*
Emily Haynes - Original Playwriting
Claire Clayton - Hair and Makeup Design
Hannah Lee - Costume Design
Lilly Lee - Costume Construction *Perfect Score*
Shelby Wilson - Stage Management *Perfect Score*
Troupe Director: Shannon Lee
Assistant Director: Brittany Martin
Above: BHS Theatre students enjoy “ICE!” at the Gaylord resort in Grapevine November 21-23. The students attended the Texas Thespian State Competition and 17 students qualified for the national competition.
Above: Three BHS Theatre students received perfect scores in their national qualifying events at the Texas State Thespian Competition. Pictured are (left to right) Shelby Wilson (Stage Management - National Qualifier *Perfect Score*), Carlee Richardson (Solo Musical Performance - National Qualifier *Perfect Score*), and Lilly Lee (Costume Construction- National Qualifier *Perfect Score).
Above: Four BHS Seniors auditioned for colleges and scholarships at the recent Texas Thespian State Competition. Pictured are (left to right) Caitlin Tucker, James Williams, Alyssa Salazar (National Qualifier), and Jordan Roberts (National Qualifier).