Original views on life in rural America
December 3, 2020
During my 25-year stint as a play production director, I faced several challenges: kids late to practice, costume malfunctions, broken props, ill students requiring a substitution from an understudy.
None of those tests equal what one-act directors are facing during the pandemic.
Kudos to Summerland one-act coaches Julie Harley, Mackenzie McClellan and Sarah Kesting, who have learned to adapt and roll with the flow, so to speak, while keeping student safety at the forefront.
The Nebraska School Activities Association offered modifications for district performances, including the optional us...