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November 9-- In their final performance of "The Ransom of Emily Jane," the RTCA One-Act Play cast and crew finished as State Runner Up in the GISA One-Act Play Competition at Darton College in Albany.


Eight schools competed in the state-wide competition, with Westminster Christian edging out RTCA for the title.

With nearly 200 cast members performing, RTCA students received two of the five Outstanding Actor Awards.

{mosimage}Sydni Collins (left, with Susan Sullivan) was honored for humorous portrayal of rotten child Emily Jane Dorset.

Cole Thompson was selected for his role as Sonny, the meeker of Emily Jane's two kidnappers who is taunted and abused without mercy by Emily Jane.  In their scoring, the judges even commented that they "felt his pain!"

{mosimage}“This was such an excellent group to work with this year, and I knew they were going to do great things,” noted director Susan Sullivan. “I've had so much fun ‘working’ with them and can’t thank them enough for all the thrills, laughs, hard work, dedication and memories. It's been an honor!”