The Olions, the theatre club at Los Alamos High School, won six awards this past weekend at the NMSU High Desert High School Theatre Festival and New Mexico Activities Association State High School One-Act Production Competition.
Olions took first place in the NMAA One-Act Production competition and first place for the best backstage crew.
In addition, LAHS Principal Brad Parker was awarded the Ovation Award for Administrators and Volunteers, Chas Shay was awarded an Ovation Award for Inspirational Teachers, Dylan Mauldin was selected to be a part of the All-Festival Cast, and Sydney Shelton won third place for her poster design.
Dylan Mauldin, Joseph Sarrao and Elia Vasquez made up the cast, and Jerome Colletti, Tory Hughes, Daniel Sarrao, Opale Schappert and Sydney Shelton made up the crew.
Olions will be performing the award-winning one act “Words, Words, Words” by David Ives the first weekend in December along with three student-directed one acts. If you can’t wait until December to see a show, Olions is performing The 39 Steps by Patrick Barlow Nov. 3, 4, 5, 18 and 19 in the Topper Theatre Blackbox at Los Alamos High School.