Monday, December 05, 2022
Text Size

A Midsummer Night's Dream Information

Performances will be October 26-28 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 29 at 2 p.m.
Temple High School Auditorium
Tickets: $8 in advance, $10 at the door.


Theseus, the Duke of Athens = Kadaron Sledge
Hippolyta, the conquered Amazon Queen = Sereniti Patterson

Philostrate, Master of the Revels to Theseus = Morgan Madsen
Egeus, Father to Hermia = Austin Boatman

Hermia, in love with Lysander = Callie Ortega*
Lysander, in love with Hermia = Gabriel Salazar*
Demetrius, engaged to Helena = Seth Little*
Helena, in love with Demetrius = Adara Felix*

Peter Quince, a carpenter (Prologue in the play) = Kerynn Eckenrode
Snug, the joiner (Lion in the play) = Torrie Culp
Nick Bottom, a weaver (Pyramus in the play) = D’Andre Wright*
Francis Flute, a bellows mender (Thisby in the play) = Caleb Gommert
Tom Snout, a tinker (Wall in the play) = Daniel Salazar
Robin Starveling, a tailor (Moonshine in the play) = Chrissy Upchurch

Puck, or Robin Goodfellow, a fairy = Sierra Amalbert*
Mustardseed = Rebecca Alley*
Oberon, King of the Fairies = Anthony Williamson

Titania, Queen of the Fairies = Grace Mellette*
The Baby from India, Titania’s page = Charlee LaMotte

Peaseblossom = Olivia Cabrera
Cobweb = Erica Lynch
Moth = Kylie Burke
Night Sky = Alante Anderson
Cricket = Joshua Babbitt
Peacock = Jalilah Brooks
Flower = Lauren Bruckbauer
Grapes = Jasmin Buckner
Deer = Shawn Corbell
Mermaid = Uyen Duong
Wolf = Jonathan Equels
Satyr = Aaron Flores
Sunflower = Annastashia Gontscharow
Rainbow = Joneisha Harris
Pumpkin = Stormi Holloway
Water = Taylor Jones
Pheasant = Rodrigo Macias
Night Sky = Danica Salinas
Autumn Flower = Violet Thomas
Grasshopper = Daidrian Thomas-McCraney
Sunset = Isabelle Torres

= Zoe Edwards

Stage Manager = Allison Quiroz

Props Crew:  Robert Solar, Mary Jayne Aydelotte, Michael Rodriguez, Rodrigo Macias, Valerie Merslich, Uyen Duong, Alyssa Amador, Ricardo Fontanez

Hair and Make-Up Crew: Bailee Poelker, Charlotte Anton, Deja Garza, Tessa Marie Shumate, Alexys Alley, Anaiya Harris, Baylee Black, , Jonathan Equels, Daidrian Thomas- Mccraney

Costume Crew: Brianna Alexander, Karelya Palomera, Alante Anderson, Shawn Corbell, Lauren Bruckbauer, Taylor Jones, Jasmin Buckner, Stormi Holloway, Violet Thomas, Joneisha Harris, Danica Salinas, Antonio Padillo

Set Crew: Aaron Flores , Tyler Hutton , Annastashia Gontscharow, Isabelle Torres, Victoria Dorantes, Mia Renfrow, Luke Allen, Rachel Wallace, Kaitlyn Horton, Simon Juarez, Dylan Harty, Isabel Poehlmann, Philip Shearon Jr.

Lights Crew: Veronica Farrell, Charles St. Martin

Sound Crew: Michael Jones, Veronica Farrell, Jalilah Brooks

Publicity: Seth Little, Tiye Jackson

House Manager:

Front of house crew: Asiana Martin, Kat Robbins




Thespian Troupe #1966
Temple High School
Theatre Arts Department
415 South 31st Street
Temple, TX 76504

Kayla Stewart
Office 254-215-7278

Assistant Director
Evan Scott

Technical Director
Andy Reed

YouTube (thespiansrus)

30 Years

Temple's UIL One-Act Play Team has been a District Champion for 30 years in a row (as of March 2022). No other UIL team at Temple High holds such a record.

Free Newsletter

Temple High Thespians

CLICK HERE to sign up

2020-2021 Highlights

Texas Thespians:
18 Students Advance to
International Competition

State Champion:
Thespian Team Tech Design

Three Films Advance in
UIL Film Contest

Five State Qualifiers
in UIL Theatrical Design;
Group Wins Bronze Medal

District Speech: 10 of 15
Advancers were from Temple,
Two District Team Champs

UIL One-Act Play Student Body
Advances to State Meet
(5th Time in the last 6 Meets)
Final 8 out of 249 schools

State 2nd Runner-Up, UIL
Theatre Team Champions

2019-2020 Highlights

Texas Thespian Convention
Six Events Advance to
International Competition

Named a Texas Thespian
Outstanding Troupe (1 of 6)

Named Texas Thespian
All-Star Troupe (1 of 23)

Second Place in Texas
Team Mask Making

Performed Marathon Play
Wilderness for 500 people

UIL One-Act Play Mac Beth
District Champion. Contests
after district were cancelled

2018-2019 Highlights

Mrs. Tolleson Named a
TETA Educator of the Year

Texas Thespian Convention
All 8 Events Advance to
International Competition

Team Mask Making

Team Set Design

Nominee, Texas Thespian
Troupe of the Year (1 of 6)

5th Place
Baby with the Bathwater

Texas UIL 6A State Finals
One-Act Play Competition
(Out of 254 schools)

5th Place in Texas, Div. 2
UIL Dramatic Design Group

2017-2018 Highlights

Texas Thespian Convention
All 10 Events Advance to
International Competition
(More than any other troupe)

Texas Thespian Performance
of Wonder of the World

Texas Thespian All-Star
Troupe (1 of 10 in Texas)

Nominee, Texas Thespian
Troupe of the Year (1 of 3)

4th Place On the Verge
Texas UIL 5A State Finals
One-Act Play Competition
(Out of over 250 schools)