On Friday, April 29, Loyola Academy hosted its annual One Act Festival, which provides students with the unique opportunity to write, direct and perform their own original productions. This year's festival featured two stellar performances: "Epiphany," written and directed by Ashley Sanchez '22, and "Bars of Ivy: The College Admissions Scandal Musical," by Casey Lyons '22 and Caroline Miller.
Congratulations to the following students: "Epiphany" Written and Directed by Ashley Sanchez '22 Cast Lola: Georgia Gooch Ezra: Matty Erickson
"Bars of Ivy: The College Admissions Scandal Musical" Book by Casey Lyons '22* and Caroline Miller Music and Lyrics by Casey Lyons '22* Directed by Megan Bradley '22*
Cast Ivy McKenna: Eva Dempsey Christina McKenna: Maline Mandel* Charles McKenna: Casey Lyons* Ryder DuPont: Merryn Madison Eloise Agreste: Hannah Beil Miles Scott: James Schmidt Mallory Caplan: Kate Sipchen Noah Scott: Liam Gregg Luke Scott: Matty Erickson Anna Roberts: Sara Morales* Maya Kane: Chloe Molins* Reporter 1: Matthew Greismeyer Reporter 2: Marin Rooney Ensemble: Juliet Dempsey, Colleen Holtgrieve, Valentine Lusco, Annie Sharp, Georgia Sularz Pit Musicians: Jimmy O'Connor, Peter Scheidt, Ryan Susanto
Production Staff: Lighting Crew: Megan Bailey
*Denotes member of the International Thespian Troupe #4729