Fort Bend ISD high school students compete in virtual theater festival

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A talented group of Fort Bend ISD students were recently honored at the annual Texas State Thespian Festival. Held virtually this year due to COVID-19, organizers say hundreds of drama students and teachers from across the state came together online over four weekends last Autumn for workshops and master class performances. Students participated in individual and group events and competitions that were streamed to online audiences, The festival also offered students the opportunity to audition for college theater programs and compete for scholarships, officials said.

Three Fort Bend ISD high school students were awarded scholarships including Ridge Point High School student Myles Keys who earned a $2,000 scholarship. In addition, Caitlyn Harris from Austin High School and Pradanya Subramanyan from Clements High School were each awarded $1,500 scholarships.

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Others recognized with top honors at the festival included Eloka Dike from Kempner High School who was named the Mainstage Selected Performer. Judges recognized Clements High School student Pradanya Subramanyan for the Mainstage Technical Showcase and Talya Hammerman from Ridge Point High School was awarded the State Thespian Officer Selection. District officials say students from Austin, Bush, Clements, Dulles, Elkins, Kempner and Ridge Point High School were recognized for their work and qualified to participate in the National competition in individual and group events in the following categories:

Austin High School

Amelia Vandiver – Solo Musical

Briana Martinez – Solo Musical

Isabella Tinnin – Costume Construction

Kayla Johnsen – Monologue

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Bush High School

Emilie Petrich – Sound Design

Jordan Okeke – Solo Musical

Rachel Omotoso – Solo Musical

Rhonor Efe – Monologue

Theresa Ezeani and Noel Obi – Duet Acting

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Clements High School

Alexander Pham – Monologue

Andrea Vargas – Solo Musical

Emma Kuo – Solo Musical

Isabella Marino – Theatrical Marketing

Jaycie Voller and Paige Yepsen – Duet Musical

Kaitlyn Millikin – Lighting Design

Pradanya Subramanyan – Stage Management

Tori Poole – Monologue

Dulles High School

Chloe Arceneaux – Monologue

Courtney Menefee – Monologue

Mia Harryman – Solo Musical

Elkins High School

Arwen Costello – Solo Musical

Kempner High School

Crystal Ike – Solo Musical

Eloka Dike – Monologue

Julie Pham – Scenic Design

Mikijah Gaines – Monologue

Lola Miertschin – Solo Musical

Payton Wolff – Solo Musical

Sabah Azam – Scenic Design

Zach Sharer – Scenic Design

Ridge Point High School

Erin Brogan – Solo Musical

Katherine Benton and Madeline Lumley – Duet Acting

Maxey Levinton and Dalena Locklear – Duet Acting

Nicholas Pizzuti – Solo Musical


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