October 2011 Festivals
Carlsbad High School PreAdvanced Theatre students had a great day on Saturday, October 15, at the RoleAbout Festival at Mission Viejo High School. Allie Houston and Jeremy Juybari placed second in the Classical Scene event with their piece from The Taming of the Shrew. Also placing in the finals was Jenny Case (Song), Aisha Thioune (Film Monologue), and Nicole Harris and Jessica Streich (Film Scene). BRAVO to all!
Advanced Theatre – Drama Teachers Assoc. of So. California Fall Festival
At the largest high school theatre festival in the nation, with 72 schools participating, CHS Advanced & Tech Theatre students took home two 1st place trophies out of 10 events at the DTASC Festival in Los Angeles on Saturday, Oct. 29. Advanced Theatre students Julia Barrera, Nick Bennings, Alec Beretz, Rachel Davis, Sean Geisterfer, Trio Harris, Jessica Major, Jamen Nanthakuma
r, Sheila O’Neill, and Jessica Zoutendyk won the Musical event with their 8 minute version of Jesus Christ Superstar. The team of Chris Bennings, Amanda Daugherty, Dani DeLeon, James Macker, Sheila O’Neill, Hannah Shohara and Jeremy Waits won first place for their Set and Lighting Designs. Chris Hackett, Jeffrey Justice, Jordan Moore, Joe Macker, Mahdi Sadiq, and Nick Timm won 4th place for their Graphics and Publicity designs. Shireen Ayazi, Justin Feinman, Katie Ohlin, and Alex Patterson placed in the top ten with the scene from Blithe Spirit. Placing in the semi-finals were Colleen Oh (Audition Piece) and Chris Gervais, Sarah McKelvey, Laura Parker and Maya Reddy (One-Acts). Congratulations!!