Six LHS Students Attend Actors Workshop

February 11, 2019

Six students attended the Crane River Theater’s Actors Workshop on Monday, February 4 at the UNK Student Union.  All attendees, five seniors and one junior, are members of the cast of Rock of Ages,LHS spring musical. 

Students received small group instruction from four educators in specialty areas:  Joel Egger, Assistant Professor of Theatre at Doane University; Katheryn Bilbo, Head of Performance at NW Missouri State University; Noelle Bohaty, Director of Dance at UNK; and Ryan Kathman, Assistant Professor of Theatre at Nebraska Wesleyan University.   

Students rotated through the four workshops during morning and afternoon sessions. Connor Pack, Jenny Sanchez, Edwin Pineda, Nataly Vega, Earlen Gutierrez, and Natasha Esquivel all had instruction in acting, musical theatre, dance and stage combat.  All students agreed that they gained a lot of knowledge in addition to practical experience in each of the specialty areas.  

These students will lead a cast of 50+ in three performances of Rock of Ageson April 5, 6, 7 at the LMS Auditorium.