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Porter Ridge High School among top 16 schools to advance to the 2014 NCTC State High School Play Festival!
The Theatre Department at Porter Ridge High School has much to celebrate, as they bring home honors from the 2014 NCTC High School Play Festival, held at Gardner Webb University on November 7th and 8th. The theatre program, led by Jessica Briggs, made the school and community proud with their presentation of Don’t Forget the Ladies at the Festival, and was chosen to advance to the 2014 NCTC State High School Play Festival at Greensboro College!
The theatre department is thrilled to bring home the following awards: Excellence in Set Design, Barbizon Lighting Award for Excellence in Student Design and Production – Jillian Lieberman, Stage Manager Barbizon Lighting Award for Excellence in Student Design and Production – Erika Irizarry, Lighting/Technical Design, Barbizon Lighting Award for Outstanding Achievement in Student Design and Production – Kirsten Smitherman, Dramaturgy, Outstanding Achievement in Ensemble Acting, Excellence in Directing – Jessica Briggs, Distinguished Play. “Don’t Forget the Ladies” – Rating: Superior.
Written by: Lindsay Jones
Posted: Nov 18, 2014 by Jon Van de Riet