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Bolingbrook High School’s “Of Mice and Men” advances to state final

Published: Thursday, March 27, 2014 3:34 p.m. CST • Updated: Thursday, March 27, 2014 3:35 p.m. CST

BOLINGBROOK – The cast and crew of Bolingbrook High School’s  “Of Mice and Men”  will compete in the IHSA Drama/Group Presentation state final Saturday and Sunday at the University of Illinois-Springfield.

“Of Mice and Men” finished second in the drama competition at sectional competition, securing a spot in the state final.

All-Sectional cast medals were awarded to Davonte Sanders, Nick Jacobs and Greg Ciullo. Other members of the cast include Brendan Furlong, Eric Page and Gabriella Gallegos.

The contest play is directed by Mike Zigrossi and Donna Franks-Tapley, the set was designed and constructed by Charles C. Palia, Jr.

Six members of the BHS cast of ”Steel Magnolias,” which finished 7th at sectional, were named to the All-Sectional Cast, including Paula Freeman, Jazmyne Tyler, Samantha Cole, Bailey Jarvis- Taylor, Kayla Lottie and Dania Harris. Other members of the cast are Audrey Eshun, Jen Lucchesi, Marisa Vargas, Brandi Hardwick and Christy Parzyszek.

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