The Milbank High School one-act play and cast members captured third place at the Region IV competition Tuesday, January 26, in Aberdeen and were just shy of advancing to the State Festival.
The top two teams from each region advance to state which is slated for February 4-6 in Sioux Falls.
The local actors and actresses performed the English-language version of the Greek tragedy Antigone by Sophocles. The group used the adapted version by author Bonnie Roberts.
Pictured are the 16 member cast along with the stage crew. Front row, left to right, Keaton Hagen, Ben Harstad, Rebekah Tuchscherer, Tim Gabriel, Nathan Loutsch, Kala Loehrer, Sadie Holland and Korinne Roggenbuck. Middle row, Albert Pavlinac, Shawn Stemsrud, Ellie Webb, Chris Loutsch, Tanner Kettwig, Brianna Schreurs, Janette Hall and Whitney Falk. Back row, Sarah Jarman, Hannah Rick, Alex Popowski, Colton Frevert and Sarah Capp. The play was directed by Holly Hilbrands. Photo by Marie Loutsch.