by Leonardo Medina
Cedar High School
Leonardo Medina is a senior at Cedar Hill High School in Cedar Hill, TX. He has been involved in theatre all four years of his high school career.
Being involved in several shows as a cast member, and also being equally involved in the technical aspect of theatre, has provided him with a well-rounded theatre education.
Shows including Twelve Angry Men (Juror 12), Monty Python's Spamalot (Minstrel/Frenchie/Chorus), The Women of Lockerbie, Picasso at the Lapin Agile (Freddy), Rabbit Hole (Stage Manager), The Boys Next Door (Jack), Footloose (Asst. Director) , and Sending Down the Sparrows (Nazi Officer/Blind Man/Doctor).
Leonardo holds a particular interest towards directing and playwriting, which have earned him awards two years in a row. He has previously earned the position as secretary of his Thespian Troupe 2969 during junior year, and also as the current vice president of the same troupe while in his senior year.
Transparent Reality is his first written play and his proudest of the four he has written and completed so far.
by Nick Krentel
Seven Lakes High School
Nick Krentel is a senior at Seven Lakes High School and an active member in Seven Lakes' Studio VII Theatre Company.
Acting credits include Epic Proportions (Conspirator #2/Shel Silverman/Oxen/Gladiator #3), The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 (Patrick O'Reilly), Grease (Doody), RSC's Beauty and the Beast (Jean Louis),
100 (Ketu), and Metamorphoses (King Ceyx).
He is the proud recipient of the 2014 St. Paul's Theater Performance Award. Flopsie is his first completed play in a personal library of mainly unfinished works.