Early High School to have public performance of one-act play

Special to the Bulletin
Early High School's theatre department will have a public performance of its one-act play Ada and The Engine at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 12, at the high school.

EARLY — Early High School's public performance of the award-winning play "Ada and The Engine" by Lauren Gunderson will be at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 12, at the high school.

The play tells the story of  the life, loves and achievements of Ada Byron Lovelace,  daughter of famed poet Lord Byron and the woman credited as the first computer programmer.

Donations are appreciated, but there is no fee for admission.

The theatre department took the play to the One-Act-Play competition and advanced to the bidistrict level.

The following students received awards at the UIL One-Act Play competition:

Haylee Fischer: All-Star Cast at zone, district and bidistrict

Josh Acker: All-Star Cast at zone and district

Calvin Claborn: Honorable mention at zone and All-Star Cast at bidistrict

Damion Smith: Honorable mention at zone and district

Ensemble of Torin Olufs, Sophie Hinton, Reese Estess, Presley Dunlap and Skylar Peterson: Honorable mention at bididstrict