• Palmetto Dramatic Association and SC Theatre Festival


    Congratulations to the Academy Players!!!

    They represented AAST very well in this weekend’s annual festival sponsored by the Palmetto Dramatic Association and SC Theatre Festival held at Winthrop University.

    They received recognition in the following categories:

    1st Place Play writing award – A Good Man by Megan Ott and also received Excellent production rating

    2nd Place Playwriting Award – In my Head by Jordyn Miller and also received Excellent production rating

    4th Place Playwriting Award – Unmasked by Sammi Small

    1St Place Costume award & superior rating - Sam Heist

    1st Place Make up Award & superior rating – Sam Heist

    Mark Spencer Performed on the Showcase Recognition and is eligible to compete in the National Thespian Festival in Lincoln Nebraska for his Accomplished Monologue performance

    Jamie Lever received a superior rating for acting in production

    Excellent Acting in production awards were presented to:

    Megan Ott
    Sam Heist
    Mark Spencer

    Caroline Neeves received a special recognition for her acting as well receiving the “ Nosey Neighbor Award” from the judges