Press Release
31 March 2016 - 4:45pm

The Elmore Stoutt High School (ESHS) Drama Society will perform a live performance of the original play production “The Unveiling of Sayretta,” on April 22 and 23.

The play was written and directed by Mrs. Janice George-Harris and was first debuted at the 9th biennial Caribbean Secondary Schools Drama festival held in Trinidad and Tobago, November 2015.

Playwright and English/Drama Instructor at the Elmore Stoutt High School, Mrs. Janice George-Harris said that the play focuses on life and one’s reaction to situations in which he or she finds him or herself.

Mrs. George-Harris added, “The main character finds her defining moment in life when she is met by an unexpected revelation that threatens to unravel her life. It is only when she faces reality and accepts herself for who she is that she begins to emerge as the real “unveiled Sayretta.”

Mariam Jallow, Tywanna Andrews, N’Khoy Stoutt, Ricardo Ragnauth, Kirtreena Johnson, Makhalia Smith, Akeya Herbert, Rebeka Josil, Keyonna Cameron, Elian Fraser, Rajah Muir and Shemar Trim were among the ESHS Drama Society cast members to attend the Drama Festival and perform the play.

Awards were given to ESHS Drama Society cast members based on their exemplary performances in Most Promising Actress, Most Outstanding Actress, Best Stage Management and Country Award.

The play production will take place at the Eileene L. Parsons Auditorium at the H. L. Stoutt Community College.

The first showings will be held on Friday, April 22 and will begin at 1:00 p.m. with another showing at 7:00 p.m. Then on Saturday, April 23 showings will be held at 2:00 and 7:00 p.m.

Tickets can be purchased at the Elmore Stoutt High School front office, Beacon Bible Bookstore on Main Street and by ESHS Drama Society members. Tickets are $5 for Elementary students, $10 for Secondary students and $20 for Adults.

For more information, persons should contact Mrs. Janice George-Harris, Ms. Lyneth Smith and/or Mr. Ron Grant at the Elmore Stoutt High School at telephone number 468-3701 ext. 2740.

Author

Bria Smith

Information Officer II
Department of Information and Public Relations (GIS)
Telephone: 468-2747
Email: BriaSmith@gov.vg

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