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A bit of this and a bit of that ... while also saluting Seminole High School’s theater department, whose one-act play has progressed to state competition in Austin for the fifth consecutive year. (It will be performed in Austin on Monday.) The school has sent its actors to state competition 13 times thus far.
This has drawn the attention of documentary filmmaker Matthew Graves, working with Media & Documentaries at the University of Mississippi. Graves visited Seminole to film, interview and document the 2013 cast, crew and director of one-act play “Ghetto.”