Moorhead High Receives Top Rating At One Act Play Festival

The cast and crew of Moorhead High School’s one act play, “Interview” by Jean-Claude Van Itallie, earned a “starred” rating at the 2012 Minnesota State High School League One Act Play Festival on Feb. 10 at St. Catherine’s in St. Paul, Minn. Moorhead also received the Wells Fargo Spotlight on the Arts award.

Moorhead’s one act play advanced to the state festival after receiving first place at the Section 8 Class AA one act play contest on Feb. 2 in Alexandria. This was Moorhead High’s ninth appearance at the state festival and second “starred” rating. Moorhead earned its first “starred” rating in 2007.

Moorhead’s “starred performance” of “Interview” was directed by Christopher Lien. Cast members were Sarah Rice, Colby Schwartzwalter, Nina Grollman, Sy Cavins-Wolford, Kathryn Eggert, Matt Fossum, Emily Kari, and Sam Wisenden. Support was provided by Britnee Surprenant and Casey Fee.

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