Thespians Qualify in Dallas


Sandra Sadek

From Nov. 30 to Dec. 2, the Tompkins Thespians of Troupe 7963 attended the Texas Thespian Festival in Dallas, were students competed in several events in hope of qualifying for Nationals in the summer.

Over 7000 Thespians from across Texas were present at the event, making it the largest in history.


Here are the results:

National Qualifiers:

Ryan Kearton – Solo Musical

Bobby Gogov & Lizzie Freeman – Duet Musical

Addi Hurst & Ben Fossitt – Duet Acting

Jane Lee – Costume Design with a perfect score

Andrew Ricks – Costume Construction

Cami Geiger – Costume Construction

Texas Events:

“Magic to Do” Dance, Received a Superior rating – Abby Stegemann, Andrew Ricks, Cami Geiger, Ali Genest, Addi Hurst, Ben Fossitt, Rodrigo Conlunga, Sam Hennig, Medhavi Patwardhan, Zoe Fein, Lauren Trevino, Payton Dugosh

Lone Star Talent Extravaganza

Audience Favorite – Cami Geiger & Kushal Bera’s Dance