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Tuesday May 3rd, 2016 1:23AM

GTA group places in Junior Theater Festival

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - Gainesville Theater Alliance (GTA) students Haden Rider and Carly Berg took 27 kids age 8-18 and a production of "Honk, Jr," a Broadway play based on the "Ugly Duckling," to the Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta recently and came home winners.

There were approximately 82 groups and 3,500+ kids and adults representing 25 states at the completion and the GTA group, "Play on Players," brought home Outstanding Performance and Excellence in Acting awards, and Taylor Priday brought home a trophy for female acting.
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