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DISHS drama team competes in regional festival

DISHS drama team competes in regional festival

MDI Drama’s production of The Insanity of Mary Girard, directed by Casey Rush, won the Class B title at the Eastern Regional of the Maine Drama Festival on March 12. Deer Isle-Stonington High School’s No Rules Were Broken in the Making of this Play, by writer/director John Lincoln was the runner-up. Nine schools in Classes A and B competed over the weekend at MDI High School. Three Deer Isle-Stonington High School students also received individual recognition for their performances. Ben Penfold and Amy Friedell were named to the All Festival Cast, and Mason Plummer received a Judges’ Commendation for Outstanding Actor/Combatant. Pictured is the cast and crew of Deer Isle-Stonington’s one act play competition piece, No Rules Were Broken in the Making of this Play.

Photo courtesy of Chris Dougherty