G.W. Carver Magnet Troupe #6753
2015 Texas Thespian Festival-Dallas, TX
Treat Carrier served on the Student State Board which is the student governing board for Texas Thespians.
Four students participated in the All State Show , Big Fish, which was the mainstage show for Texas Thespian Festival. (Bishop Pearsall, Aziza Robinson, Jayla Rhodes & Brianna Rodriguez)
19 students advanced to nationals:
The events are listed below:
Costume Design: Ahreaile Holly
Duet Acting: Kiera Prusmack & Bishop Pearsall
Solo Musical: Gerra Gistand
Solo Musical: Kyle Ward
Group Musical Theatre: Elysa Aguilar, Jaela Amos, Korrian Carr, Treat Carrier, Jazmyne Charles, Rmanie Davis, Yamir Ellis, Mykaelan Flournoy, Stephanie Landa, Jerycah Lee, Kasi McHenry, Je'Qwan Owens, Brianna Price & Brianna Rodriguez
Kyle Ward was the MAINSTAGE WINNER for his Solo Musical piece and performed in front of the entire thespian delegation. Ms. Jones was awarded with the 2015 Above and Beyond Award for her service to Texas Thespians.Seniors Ahreon Holly, Kassidy Fajardo, Kasi McHenry & Kyle Ward received a total of 33 college callbacks
2014 Texas Thespian Festival-Dallas, TX
*Performed Memphis the Musical on Main stage with Memorial High School.
*Treat Carrier was elected to the Student State Board which is the student governing board for Texas Thespians.
*Two students, Bishop Pearsall and Brianna Rodriguez, were cast in the All State show,Big Fish.
*Duet Acting scene, featuring Joshua Austin & Kiera Prusmack, was chosen as a main stage I.E. finalist.
24 students advanced to nationals.
Monologue: Shola Ojesina
Duet Acting: Joshua Austin & Kiera Prusmack
Duet Acting: Darlesia Carter & Raegan Robinson
Group Acting: Kristopher Adams, Joseph Arriaga, Treat Carrier, Yamir Ellis & Ahreon Holly
Group Musical Theatre: Jaela Amos, Kevin Crear, Kassidy Fajardo, Mykaelan Flournoy, Kasi Mchenry, Bishop Pearsall, Brianna Rodriguez, India Sherman, Elvin Stewart, Kedran Wade & Kyle Ward.
Jerycah Lee & Rikia Stewart
Kristopher Adams received 23 callbacks and Shola Ojesina received 25 callbacks.
2013 Texas Thespian Festival-Dallas, TX
*Performed A Bad Year for Tomatoes for Play Marathon.
*Nyles Washington received a $1000 Thespian Scholarship from Texas Thespians.
* All IE Participants qualified for Nationals.
21 students advanced to nationals.
Monologue: Shola Ojesina (Mainstage Finalist)
Solo Musical: Sydney Malone
Duet Acting: Isaiah Rusk & Nyles Washington
Duet Musical Theatre: Kameron Guine & Tyler Pearson
Group Acting: Kristopher Adams, Joshua Austin, Darlesia Carter & Raegan Robinson
Group Musical Theatre:Joseph Arriaga, Destini Freeman, Kassidy Fajardo, Mykaelan Flournoy, Kasi Mchenry, Kiera Prusmack, Anayansi Redwood, Malcolm Thomas & Alex Washington
Theatre Marketing: Calep Smith
Stage Management: Core Richard
Kayla Lowery, Dionna Malone & Jayla Rhodes
Texas All Star Troupe Video
Nyles Washington received 25 call backs, one of the highest numbers at festival.
The New York Film Academy, CCM Cincinnati, Saint Louis University, KD College, Nebraska Wesleyan, Evansville, Baylor, University of Southern California, University of Oklahoma, Lindenwood, Rockford, SCAD, Saint Mary's, Stephen F. Austin, University of Wyoming, Loyola, Texas A&M Corpus, Webster, Oklahoma City University, University of Houston, AADA, Sam Houston, University of Texas, Louisiana State University and Theatre of the Arts were all interested in Nyles.
2012 Texas Thespian Festival-Houston, TX
*Performed Actor's Nightmare for Play Marathon.
*Alric Davis received a $1000 Thespian Scholarship from Texas Thespians.
*Nyles Washington was re-elected to the Student State Board.
*Isaiah Rusk, Kristopher Adams and Andrew Wesley performed in the All State
Show, Coram Boy directed by UIL State Theatre Director, Luis Munoz.
17 students advanced to nationals.
Monologue: Isaiah Rusk
Solo Musical: Trey Lewis (Mainstage Finalist)
Duet Acting: Yesha Benjamin & John Washington
Duet Musical Theatre: Precious Rayfield and Alric Davis
Group Musical Theatre: Destini Freeman, Kameron Guine, Nia Jones, Sydney Malone, Tyler Pearson, Calep Smith, Jensen Smith, Malcolm Thomas, Nyles Washington, Andrew Wesley and Fallon Williams
Andrew Wesley received 10 call backs and Alric Davis received 8.
The New York Film Academy, Sam Houston State University, University of North Carolina, American Academy of Dramatic Arts, Texas A&M Corpus Christi, St. Louis University, Oklahoma City University, University of Minnesota St. Mary, University of Wyoming and Loyola University were interested in Andrew.
University of Minnesota St. Mary, Oklahoma University, Loyola University, Texas A&M Corpus Christi, American Academy of Dramatic Arts, Louisiana State University, University of North Carolina and Sam Houston State University were interested in Alric.
2011 Texas Thespian Festival-Houston, TX
*Performed Beyond Therapy twice for Play Marathon.
*Nyles Washington was elected to the Student State
(Isaiah Rusk, Kristopher Adams and Andrew Wesley) auditioned and were cast in the All
State Show, Coram Boy
*14 students advanced to nationals.
Duet Acting: Amber Jackson and Jensen Smith
Duet Musical Theatre: Precious Rayfield and Fallon Williams
Group Musical Theatre: Alric Davis,Trey Lewis & Andrew Wesley
Group Acting: Marian Baynard, K'Yuana Nelson, Kayla Sinisterra and Malcolm Thomas
Solo Pantomime: John Washington (Mainstage Finalist)
Duet Pantomime: Isaiah Rusk and Nyles Washington
Maci Bass received 6 call backs.
The University of St. Mary's, Texas A&M Corpus Christi, St. Louis University, Lipscomb University, California Baptist University and University of Texas were interested in Maci.
2010 Texas Thespian Festival-Corpus Christi, TX
*Performed The Complete History America Abridged for Play Marathon
*Chapter Select Showcase Finalist
*Jeremiah Gray was elected to the Student State Board
*19 students advanced to nationals.
Monologue: Shannon Bailey
Duet Acting: Ariel Johnson & Christopher Akens (Mainstage Finalist)
Solo Musical Theatre: Donte Wright
Duet Musical Theatre: Katrina Thibodeaux & Teashia Harrison
Group Musical Theatre: Trey Lewis, Erin Audrey Allen, Precious Rayfield and Priscilla Dubose
Group Acting: Alejandra Garza, Jalen Patterson, Shantayvia Hart, Jekari Stewart, Maribel Saenz, Jeremiah Gray, Breonna Holland, Denzel Taylor & Amber Jackson (Mainstage Finalist)
Donte Wright received 8 call backs.
The College of Santa Fe, AMDA, Texas A&M Corpus Christi, St. Louis University, Lipscomb University, New York Film Academy, Oklahoma City School of Theatre and Loyolla University New Orleans were interested in Donte.
2009 Texas Thespian Festival-Corpus Christi, TX
*Performed Infancy for Play Marathon
*Stanley Jackson received a $1000 Scholarship from Texas Thespians.
*Stanley Jackson was awarded Outstanding Troupe Officer
*Donte Wright was elected to the Student State Board making him the first board
officer from G.W. Carver Magnet.
*Nine students advanced to nationals.
Monologue: Stanley Jackson
Duet Acting: Sharday Petite & Sharvay Petite
Solo Musical Theatre: D'Joyne Angel
Duet Musical Theatre: Jeremiah Gray & Donte Wright
Group Acting: Cara Graves, Christopher Akens & Ariel Johnson (Mainstage Winners!)
Stanley Jackson received 15 call backs and Ronnie Richardson received 6.
Texas Tech, Sam Houston State, The College of Santa Fe, UT Austin, Oklahoma City, Loyola, AMDA, TCU, U of H, Texas State University, Savannah College of Art Design (SCAD), Chicago College of Performing Arts, Texas A&M Corpus, Lon Morris and University of North Colorado were interested in Stanley.
UT Austin, Loyola, Texas Wesleyan, SCAD, Texas A&M Corpus, and Texas State were interested in Ronnie
2008 Texas Thespian Festival-Fort Worth, TX
*Performed The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged for Play Marathon
*Two students advanced to nationals. The event is listed below:
Duet Musical Theatre: Angela Flakes & Donte Wright
(First G.W. Carver students to compete and qualify for nationals)
Kaneisha Lynn received call backs from 3 colleges and Kara Willis received 4.
K.D. Studio, University of Texas Arlington and New York Film Academy were interested in Kaneisha.
University of Houston, University of Texas Arlington, K.D. Studio and Cisco College were interested in Kara.
2007 Texas Thespian Festival-Fort Worth, TX
*Performed A Bad Year for Tomatoes for Play Marathon
2006 Texas Thespian Festival-Corpus Christi, TX
*Performed Actor’s Nightmare for Play Marathon