LMS Panther Players garner awards at OAP
On Saturday, January 26, the Liberty Middle School Panther Players traveled to Tarkington for the District 21-4A One Act Play competition and garnered several awards.
Performing Ford Ainsworth’s Farewell to Galatea, the Liberty Theater Program took second place, winning the District Runner-Up Trophy.
Seventh grader, Ben Jenkins, was named District 21-4A Outstanding Male Actor for his performance as Eros. This marks back to back Outstanding Male Actor awards for Liberty Middle School, with 9th grader Tucker Schilling taking the award last year.
Eighth graders Josiah Slack and Lily McNutt were named to the District 21-4A All-Star Cast, while 8th grader Tru Heifner was named to the Honorable Mention All-Star Cast.
The Panther Players also took home a tech award with seventh grader Zak DeBerry earning an award for All-Star Tech Crew for his role with stage lighting.
Rounding out the award-winning show were fellow cast mates 8th graders Kera Grieve and Sofia Ortega. Back stage included 7th graders Emerson Rawlinson, Ashlyn Didway, Eduardo Mata and Grant Burgos, along with alternate Zach Hajovsky.