Big ups H-Town! Lamar students finish high at State Theatrical Design Competition


HOUSTON — Lamar Consolidated High School students ranked among the state’s best at the UIL State Theatrical Design Competition.

One student and one group finished in the top six in a competition featuring more than 700 entries.

Gwyneth DePass finished 6th in Costume Design.

The team of Giovanni Pineda, Raquel Portillo, Isabella Rioux and Isaac Zamorano finished 6th in Team Theatrical Design, in which a team of four competitors designs a play in its entirety with each member designing a different aspect. The four categories they must design are marketing, set, costume and hair and makeup.

Claudia McCotter is the Director of Theatre Arts at Lamar Consolidated High School.

The event was held April 11-14 in Austin.