A number of Hanford and Richland High School drama students finished in the top ten percent of judging scores at the Eastern Washington Thespian Festival January 14 and have qualified to perform at the Washington State Thespian Festival in March:
Emily Curran and Chris Wilson – HHS
Sean Hendrickson and Garrett Lander – HHS
Sean Hendrickson, Arna Ramic, Ylva Blomqvist, Shea McAuley – HHS
Katie Evans – HHS
Emily Carlson – HHS
Rachel Firen Hodges – RHS
Ethan Dodd and Rachel Firen Hodges – RHS
Ethan Dodd – RHS
Brianna Garza – HHS
Jacki Campbell & Lynnea Glasen – HHS
Six other students finished in the top 20 percent and will be recognized at state: Emily Curran, Ali Baker, and Allison Maynes from Hanford High; Hannah Ashby, Drew Longsdorff, and Jezelle Miers from Richland High.
Matt Leggett is the drama instructor at Hanford High School. Ellicia Mertens Elliott is the drama instructor at Richland High School.