RS Middle School Acting Troupe Wins Big!
Posted 02/02/2018 10:02AM
The Rawson Saunders Middle School cast and crew will be competing at State after winning second place at Saturday's PSIA One-Act Play Competition with their extraordinary production of Hush Little Celcia, Don't Say a Word! Sixth grader Fin O'Connell received the tremendous honor of being named Best Actor in the entire competition. Ella Rinehart(7th grade) and Chance Wales (6th grade) were recognized for their outstanding work by being named to the competition's All Star Cast. The winning categories for individual actors were Honorable Mention Cast, All Star Cast, Best Actress, and Best Actor. The judges for these competitions are all known theatre professionals.
Eight schools from central Texas competed in Saturday's event and only seven schools from the entire state of Texas will compete at the state level in April—date and location to come. The PSIA (Private Schools Interscholastic Association) is a nonprofit education organization serving all privately-schooled grade 1–8 students in Texas. PSIA remains the most comprehensive academic extracurricular program in America for students in grades 1 through 8.
HUGE CONGRATS to our extremely talented drama team!