Drama Students Place High at Rex Putnam


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Drama teacher Kellie McCarty

This past Saturday, 33 of the CHS drama students participated in the Regional Acting Competition at Rex Putnam High School. This was their qualifying competition for State.

Ten of their scenes were recognized, with three of them moving on to the State Acting Competition in Salem in April.  “I am super proud of them and all of their hard work, despite missing 10 days during our preparation time, ” said drama director Kellie McCarty.

Here is a list of the winning drama students:

Solo Acting Novice-Regional Finalist:

Allie McKee

Solo Acting Experienced-Regional Finalists:

Emily Brady

Lindsey DeMars

Joseph Kaylor

Solo Acting-State Qualifier:

Natalie Southard

Duo Comedic Experienced-State Qualifiers:

Alonzo Perry and Philip Koshuba

Duo Dramatic Experienced-Regional Finalists:

Joseph Kaylor and Trinity Holthausen

Solo Musical-Regional Finalists:

Emily Brady

Casey McGuire

Solo Musical-State Qualifier:

Natalie Southard