Congratulations to our CCC Thespian troupe on their most successful district competition ever. Eighteen of our 20 performers received the two highest ratings possible; and ten were awarded the highest rating qualifying them for the Florida State Thespian Festival in March. In addition, Abby Erff (duet acting and solo musical) and Shannon Connolly (duet acting) were awarded the Critic’s Choice Award, the highest honor bestowed at the competition.


Results from the District competition:

The following students received a Superior rating (highest possible) and qualified to compete at the state festival.

Lauren Buete – solo musical
Lauren Buete & Becca Buete – duet musical
Aurora Lee – solo musical
Paige Eukovich – costume construction
Caitlin Ryan – costume design


The following students finished in first place.

Shannon Connolly & Abby Erff – duet acting
Abby Erff – solo musical


The following students finished in second place.

Sofia Castillo – monologue performance
Vanessa Dockery – solo musical
Ashton Buettner – costume construction


In addition, Sofia Castillo was selected to the All Star Cast.