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Large Group Speech

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4b74380c6dd2aReader's Threatre
Improv Group 3
Improv group 1
Radio Broadcasting
Short Film
Improv Group 2
Reader's Threatre

Seven out of the ten speech groups advanced to State. Below are the district and state results. Large Group Speech is guided by Mrs. Hakeman.

Iowa High School Speech Assoc. 

2019 Competitions:
I - Reader’s Theatre Ever After
II - Improv group 1
I - Improv group 2
I - Improv group 3 
I - Ensemble - The Wedding Story 
I - EnsembleAwkward Addicts Anonymous 

II - Mime Fishin’ Trip Fail

Districts RESULTS

I - Improv group 1: Emma Chase, Noelle McCarthy, Jadon Poppinga, Joe Tilstra
I - Improv group 2: Zach Springer, Devin Miller, Liza Bosler, Jay Waagmeester
I - Improv group 3: Luke Rasmussen, Josh Riibe, Gabe Kooiker, Beau Daniels
I - EnsembleThe Wedding Story: Ian Wells, Liza Bosler, Sydney Wells
I - Ensemble Awkward Addicts Anonymous:  Tatum Jensen, Lauren Langholdt, Grace Heimensen, Isabelle Schneidermann
I - Reader’s Theatre Ever After: Samantha Ebel, Noelle McCarthy, Allie Geerdes, Sutton Schlumbohm, Cony Wilson, Jackson Jager, Carson Popkes, Emma Chase, Cole Hoogendorn, Lauren Langholdt, Shania Struckman 
I - MimeFishin’ Trip Fail: Jadon Poppinga, Joe Tilstra
II Short FilmLights Out: Grace Heimensen, Caden Wright, Isabelle Schneidermann, Tatum Jensen, Kylee Miller
II Short Film Amor Fabula: Zach Springer, Rhiannon Keegan, Josh Riibe, Jay Waagmeester, Andrew DeNoble
II Radio BroadcastingKFAX: Madelyn Holland, Emily Sides




Just a friendly reminder while watching the performances: NO recording or video taping of ANY performance without the approval of the IHSSA (Iowa High School Speech Association) Office.  The recording of a performance can lead to disqualification for that group. 

“Large Group Speech is a simple way to interact with people you don’t necessarily always do. I have formed friendships that I never saw could happen and I’m so thankful for that. When preparing, it may seem like you aren’t making any progress, but I promise it will all be worth it in the end. The early morning practices and all of the lines messed up and fixed are all contribution to competition day. Competition day is very overwhelming but when getting ready for a performance and the nervous butterflies that come in your stomach, that’s the best feeling. Then, when done with a performance you can look back and see how well it went and reflect on all of the progress made and the hard work put into all of this.”

~Written by CL Senior Liza B.

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