Congratulations to the members of Hopewell Valley Central High School thespian troupe for their impressive showing at this year’s New Jersey Thespian festival, held this past weekend at Robbinsville High School.
Twenty-two members of the troupe attended the festival and many troupe members won awards in their various competitions. Receiving superior medals for their events were:
For contrasting monologues: Camille Rosenthale, Ava Echternacht, Jake Brown and Ella Williams
For solo musical theatre, Jack Elliott
For short film, Rachel Thornton
For duet acting scene, Ava Echternacht and Camille Rosenthale, Jake Brown and Ella Williams, and Frankie Bancroft and Camille Rosenthale.
Ava Echternacht also received an award for “best thespian” for being an excellent representative of the ideals of the International Thespian Society as well as recognizing her achievements in the troupe during the past two years.
Additionally, a cutting of the troupe’s fall play, the Diary of Anne Frank, was entered and came in second place in the chapter select category. Leo Schmidt won 2nd place for best supporting actor and Camille Rosenthale won best actress for her portrayal of Anne Frank.
Congratulations all the members of Thespian Troupe 7964!
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