Dell Rapids performed their one-act play “That’s Not How I Remember It” during the 61st Annual State High School One-Act Play Festival. Dell Rapids performed on the first day of the festival on Thursday, February 2nd. The festival ran from Thursday, February 2nd, through Saturday, February 4th, at the Johnson Fine Arts Center on the campus of Northern State University in Aberdeen. Twelve other Class “A” schools performed during the festival.
Eight of the plays received Superior Play awards. Three were awarded Superior Ensembles. Dell Rapids had five performers earn Superior Performers awards. They were Morgan Nemmers, Carter Wynja, Ella Lueders, Isabella Tesnow, and Jay Holm.
A total of 44 plays from Class B, Class A and Class AA performed at the festival. Class A and Class B schools had to compete at the Region level to qualify for the state festival.