Thespian Executive Board
President: Lily Barnard
Vice President: Marcus Merritt
Secretary: Merissa Caravello
Treasurer: Grace Laughton
Publicist: Sami Aceto
On/Off Campus Relations: Zane Irwin
Banquet Coordinator: Bryanna Conde
Historian: Erica Torrez
Thespian Executive Board is a nine member student governing board for the theatre department. These leaders plan all fund raisers, decide on how funds will be allocated, plan and host the awards banquet in the spring, and decide on policy for the troupe and for the productions. They are prepared to assist you in any way concerning your theatre involvement.
Named after the first actor in Ancient Greece, Thespis, The International Thesipan Society is an organization honoring outstanding theatre students.
In order to be a Thespian, one must earn a total of twenty Thespian points. Points are earned by performing in plays and doing tech work. A minimum of five tech. points is required to be considered for Thespians. One technical point is equivalent to ten hours of quality work for the department. Acting points are given based upon role received, length of rehearsal time, and quality of work. New members will be initiated and awards will be given at the Honors and Awards Banquet at the ened of the school year in May each year. North’s Thespian Troupe 413 is 70 years old and is one of the strongest troupes in nation. In the past, SM North was selected as the State of
All North Thespians are eligible to attend the International Thespian Convention in during the last week of June. The convention runs for a week and includes many productions and workshops as well as the opportunity to audition for college/university scholarships and International Thespian scholarship.
To earn money for the convention, theatre workshops, equipment, production needs, and banquet, North Thespians hold numerous fundraisers including car washes, candy and pop sales, cookie dough sales.
Get involved and earn some Thespian Points!
*Thespian Membership Requirments
1. Earn twenty Thespian points (two hundred hours).
2. Five points must be earned for tecnical crew work.
Thespian Troupe #413
Alex Coddington Grant Cole Chelle Ferm Corey Goodburn Noah Hastings Marrissa Horine Kori Martiny Dolan McNabb Gressi Lopez Sophomores Alex Leslie Taylor Morrison Eli Peach
Johnson Technical Award
(Most tech points over four years)
Cochran Acting Award
(Most acting points over four years)
McClatchey Honor Thespian (Most cumulative points over four years) Addison Leitch Supportive Parents Award Mr. & Mrs. Mayerle Supportive Faculty Juli O'Mealey Honorary Thespians Cori Hastings
McClatchey Honor Thespian
(Most cumulative points over four years)
Supportive Parents Award
Mr. & Mrs. Mayerle
Top Ten Outstanding Thespians
(These students earned the most points in 2012-2013)
1. Andrew Nevins (’14)
2. Addison Leitch (’14)
3. Kennedy Carter ('15) and Matt Mahr (’15)
4. Sydney Jordan ('15)
5. Cassie Needham ('14), Michael Schley ('15) and Jess Bogan ('15)
6. Grace Wicinski ('14)
7. Mykia Carrell (’15)
8. Alex Coddington (’16)
9. Erin Klehm ('15), Max Mayerle ('14) and Carina White ('14)
10. Chelsea Turner ('15)
THE 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Outstanding Overall Production(third year in a row to receive this nomonation)
Outstanding Costume Design
Rising Star Female - Christa Brown