BCTC Students to Compete in National Theatre Festival, Theatre Alumni and Students Appear in Local Productions
BCTC theatre program coordinator Tim X. Davis and several theatre students will be traveling to the Kennedy Center/ American College Theatre Festival next week in Charleston, SC. Five students, Carl Trammel, Anna Mirgieva, Becky Jo Tonges, Aaron Holland, and Ian Scott, will be competing in the Irene Ryan acting competition against over 250 different college/university students from the Southeast. Best of luck to our students!
Also, several BCTC theatre program alumni and current students are performing in shows around the Bluegrass region.
- Aly Miller, an AFA Theatre graduate, has the lead in Studio Players production of Wonder of the World at the Carriage House Theatre through January 31. http://www.kentucky.com/entertainment/performing-arts/article55626520.html
- Conway Poteet, a current AFA Theatre student, is performing in The Woodford Theatres production Of Mice and Men at the Falling Springs Recreation and Arts Center through February 7. http://www.kentucky.com/entertainment/performing-arts/article55820360.html
- Three current AFA students Ian Scott, Colleen Skellie, and Katy Lyster are appearing in the Actors Playhouse of Georgetowns production of Beauty and the Beast through February 21. The productions director, Justin Norris, has appeared onstage in BCTC productions of Godspell and The Rocky Horror Picture Show. http://www.actorsplayhousegeorgetown.com/
And save the dates for these upcoming productions!
- Former BCTC Theatre students Meredith Crutcher and Diane Carter will be appearing in the next Studio Players production of Clybourne Park March 10-27. http://www.studioplayers.org/season/index.htm
- BCTC Theatre coordinator Tim X. Davis will be appearing in the regional premiere of Golden Boy of the Blue Ridge April 22 - May 1 with the AthensWest Theatre Company. http://www.athenswest.org/events.html