Anita Meggitt and Chris Bott were named best actors as Payson High School drama students celebrated the 2004-2005 season at the Seventh Annual Oscars Thursday, May 26. Graduating seniors include Mick Stern, Hillary Scott and Meggitt. Four-year students are A.J. Hlavacek and Myrena Still.
Next year's thespian officers are Bott, president; Shannon Horton, vice president; Seth Draper, secretary; Heather Buchanan, treasurer; Carina Peters, historian; and Jamie Rusovick, Captain Thespian.
The following are the rest of the Oscar award winners:
Technical Theatre Certificates - Excellence in Tech Theatre
Michael Kallman, Anita Meggitt and Eric Molitor
Technical Theatre Award - Special Tech Award for a dedicated multi-tasking technician
Unsung Hero - Highest Honor for Technical Theatre
Snafoo Award - Memorable Technical Blunder
Peek A Boo, Where Were You - Memorable Late Entrance
Hoof in Mouth - Botch of Lines
A. J. Hlavacek
Presto Chango - Costume Disaster
Lifesaver - Saved a show, a scene or piece of business
Megan Miles and Danny Neff
Splat - Memorable Pratfall
Prize Porker - Biggest Ham
International Star - Foreign Actor
Josie Weigmann (German Exchange Student)
Spirit of Thespis Award - Excellent attitude, attempt, effort, and cooperation
Director's Award - Highest Honor For an Acting Tech or a Techie-Actor
Best Actress in a Minor Role
Best Actor in a Minor Role
Best Actress in a Major Role
Best Actor in a Major Role
Best Cameo Actress
Shannon Horton for Stephanie in "Cyrano De B"
Best Cameo Actor
Travis Walton for Sheriff in "Tales of the Lamp"
Best Supporting Actress
Hillary Scott for Baglady in "Squadroom"
Best Supporting Actor
Danny Neff for Janitor in "Squadroom"
Best Character Actress
Stormi deSilva for Lucille Hotchkiss in "Squadroom"
Best Character Actor
Mick Stern for Lt Mootfowl in "Squadroom"
Best Leading Actress
Anita Meggitt for Mizzra, the hip genie in "Tales of the Lamp"
Best Leading Actor
Chris Bott for Cyrano in "Cyrano De B"