Neighborhood Play Contest Winners
Byron Nelson Students Submit Winning Pieces for Neighborhood Play Contest
Posted on 02/10/2021
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13 Byron Nelson High School theater students submitted winning pieces into this year's annual Neighborhood Play Contest, a locally sponsored play writing competition.

 Students were asked to write a short play, scene, poem, monologue, or prose and submit to the contest for a chance to have their entry selected for the 2021 Festival of the Kid.  Due to COVID-19 protocols, the winning pieces will be rehearsed and produced online. 

Byron Nelson High School

  • Jonah Chen, “Dear Pen Pal”
  • Arden Scearce, “I’m Enough”
  • Aubrey Bryant, “Just Be”
  • Belle Pfeil, Untitled
  • Andrew Maas
  • Mack Buth, “Innocence and Youth”
  • Katie Freeman, “What Happened?”
  • Violet Novak, “Erosion”
contest winners

Honorable Mention:

  • Dylan Hilbert, “An Embarrasing Moment”
  • Ella Von Dreau, Untitled
  • Gabriella Gagnon, “Listen”
  • Samuel Maddox, “Imposter”
  • Onye Moweta, “Enitan: The Story of Unlikely Love”
honorable mention winners

This marks the 14th year for the contest open to all North Texas K-12 students —sponsored by Stage West Patron Member group.