Group meets once a week to practice improv.
Comedy Sportz High School League Team 2012-13
Captain: Ehrland Hollingsworth
Team Members: Clayton Brown, Annelise Nussbacher, Sasha Samoilov Nastasya Kutuyev, Blake Propach and Andrew York
Award: First Place Improve Group for 2012 International Thespian Society
Group meets once a week to discuss and plan student drama events at SHS.
Presidents: Ehrland Hollingsworth & Annelise Nussbacher
Vice President: Andrew York
Secretary: Danny Kawadri
Historian: Nastasya Kutuyev
Treasurer: Matt Nobles
Tech Rep: Wren Sutterfield
Outreach: Manini Desai & Jason Tatman
SHS Thespian Group #6354 under the leadership of Cathy Thermond travel to Southern California to participate in the California State Thespian Festival in spring. Over 1000 students from California attended the State Thespian Competition. They participate in a number of different theatre art venues, such as workshops led by theatre professionals, perform or view individual performance and tech events, audition for scholarships, talk to college reps, and interact with other California Thespians.
SHS thespians received significant recognition for the 2012 California State Thespian Festival. Gabby Crolla, Maddie Emery and Josh Harris won 1st place in Group Musical, Annelise Nussbacher won 1st in Costume Design, Stephen Jensen won 1st in Sound Design, and Shayda Roohparvar won 2nd in Set Design. Our improv team of Clayton Brown, Josh Harris and Ehrland Hollingsworth took 1st place. In addition, Katie Burns and DJ Traina were recognized as Best Scenic Crew members and Stephen Jensen as Best Assistant Stage Manager. Duet acting teams of Penny Burgess and Ariella and Clayton Brown and Ehrland Hollingsworth also received call backs for their performances and Maddie Emery received a call back for Solo Musical, ranking all of them in the top 10% of the competitors for their events.