STK had another successful year at the LA Thespian Festival! The annual festival took place January 20-21 at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches.
Louisiana State International Thespian Excellence Awards “Thespys” Results:
The following students received the overall highest score in their category and were featured in the final showcase on the mainstage:
Superior - Group Musical - Choreographed by Maddie Maurin; Ellie Bono, Colleen D’Aquilla, Elise Fairchild, Savannah Fouchi, Anna Grenrood, Helen Morlier, Abby Nastasi, Regan Nugent, Emily Oliver, Mia Peppo, Casey Swanson
Superior - Monologue - Mary Agate
Superior - Group Musical Dance - Choreographed by Savannah Fouchi; Ellie Bono, Abby Nastasi, Casey Swanson
Superior - Sound Design - Amy Gegenheimer
Superior - Stage Management - Lana Barbe
The following students ranked Superior and all qualified to represent Mount Carmel at the International Thespian Festival:
Superior - Solo Musical - Ellie Bono, Savannah Fouchi, Abby Nastasi, Regan Nugent
Superior - Monologue - Angelina Granier and Ella-Grace Gustin
Superior - Duet Acting - Kameron Callahan and Angelina Granier
Superior - Group Acting - Directed by Angelina Granier; Ella Desmoreaux, Sophia Gutierrez and Alexis Schott
The following students ranked Excellent:
Excellent - Solo Musical - Helen Morlier and Casey Swanson
Additional Honors and Awards:
Taylor Davis represented MCA as a 2023 Student Thespian Board Officer, and Savannah Fouchi was elected as a 2024 Student Thespian Board Officer.
Savannah Fouchi choreographed the All-State Opening Number, and Molly Martinez and Abby Nastasi performed in the All-State Opening Number.
Our Chapter Select One-Act, Antigone in Munich, received a Superior ranking.