The Groesbeck High School theater department competed on March 22, 2016 in the District 18 UIL One Act Play completion and received the Alternate Play Award. The troupe performed THE GRASS HARP by Truman Capote. Winning All-Star Cast Awards were Michaela Medlen and Hannah Tyus. Winning Honorable Mention All Star Cast Awards were Brandley Mushinski and Daniel Snow. Trendall Noel received a Technical Theater Excellence medal. Other cast and crew members included Amy Ray, Grayson Gibson, Cinny Zhao, Moises Rocha, Keston Price, Jessica Donaho, Charlie McRaven, Sam Mansfield, Kayleigh Shifflet, Sarah Provencal, Chloe Dunn, Camryn Bradley, Ivy Tharp, Lars Kochan and Isbel Abrego. Michael Moore was the director. Jorge del Rio served as Stage Crew Lead. Rebecca Faulds-Howard from Tyler Junior College served as critic judge. Contest Manager was Teresa Ragland of Lufkin. The play is being presented through special arrangement with Dramatist Play Service.