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Stevenson theatre earns district title for MIFA competition
Stevenson theatre earns district title for MIFA competition
Posted on 01/29/2021
Stevenson MIFA students

The show and the tradition goes on!

The Stevenson High School Theatre troupe has once again captured the top honor at district competition that challenges students to perform and stage a musical in 45 minutes.

Stevenson’s “Troupe 33” captured the district title and earned ten individual honors through the Michigan Interscholastic Forensic Association’s one-act play competition.

The team performed in a virtual setting the play Tracks by Peter Tarsi, a story of a group of strangers that meet in a subway platform only to realize they are recently deceased and the trains are taking them to the afterlife.

The show is directed by Mrs. Cheryl Jackson and Student Directors Mareo Butrus and Sophia Yabut. 

Individual honors earned by Stevenson students are:

  • Sophia Yabut - superior in acting as the homeless Girl
  • Bobby Yaxley - Superior in acting as the old man
  • Mareo Butrus and Emily Sakorafos - Superior in set design and set construction
  • Clara Barsoum - Excellent in acting as the nun
  • Anna Gallina - Excellent as the High School Girl
  • Marisa Fisher and Sophia Yabut - Excellent in Costume design
  • Paige Sakorafos and Makaila Seabridge - Excellent in Stage Management

Troupe 33 will compete next week in the Regional MIFA competition February 6 and 7.