Yankton High School’s (YHS) One-Act Play performance of “The Odyssey,” which won a “Superior” at the State AA One-Act Play Festival earlier this month in Brandon, is now available to stream via Youtube.com at https://youtu.be/cOMrc77OeH4 .
Written and directed by YHS teacher Keith Goeden, the play encapsulates the adventures of ancient Greek hero Odysseus on his return to Ithaca from the Trojan War.
Cast member Jaden Pearson, who played Odysseus, received a “Superior Individual” award.
A “Superior Ensemble” award was presented to the Greek Chorus, comprised of Abby Huff, Ryan Trail, Eva Reyes, Bella Purzol, Grace Taggart, Reid Brown, Madison Reisner, Carter Dahl, Gavin Kafka, Cora Johnson, Nicholas Taylor, Anna Lail, Olivia Hunhoff, Gabe Grant, Sara Carr, Allie Taggart and Elisha Swenson.
A “Superior Ensemble” award was also presented to Dylan Ridgeway and Caleb Kisch as the Oddball Odysseus Groovemasters.