Gonzales One-Act Play cast wins district at UIL contest


Gonzales High School competed at the UIL One Act Play district competition on March 25. Their production of Quiet in the Land advanced to area along with Yoakum High School. The company will compete at area on April 12 at Industrial High School in Vanderbilt. Individual medalists were Adrian Buesing with an honorable mention all star cast and Sydney Floyd, Brooke Neuse, and Courtney Ritchie earned all star medals.

The full company includes: Jessica Moore, Abe Ascencio, Rene Bibas, Cassidy Brown, Adrian Buesing, PJ DeLuna, Sydney Floyd, Wayne Fowler, Keith Healdarsen, Hayden Henke, Clayton Kelley, Devon Lopez, Becca Lowery, Shelby Mann, Tristian Mathis, Angelica Mathis, Hayden Martin, Brooke Neuse, Brianna Perez, Courtney Ritchie, Dillon Segundo, and Vanessa Vela. Directors are Leslie Buesing, Rena Gray and Charlene Henke.

The district champions put on public performances on  Sunday, March 30 and a dinner theatre fundraiser on  Sunday, April 6.

The cast will head to Vanderbilt for area competition on April 12. If you missed the public performances, head to Vanderbilt and support this amazing company. Performance is at 2 p.m.

They will be competing against the following schools: 1 p.m. Rockport Fulton -Actor’s Nightmare,

3 p.m. El Campo -The 39 Steps

 4 p.m Sinton -Rabbit Hole

 5 p.m Yoakum High School -Thanks

 6 p.m. Sealy High School -Mary Stuart