Poteau High School

Photo by John Sullivan Photography

Thespian Troupe #3283

The International Thespian Society is an international honor society for high school students dedicated to improving theatre at their school and community while becoming skilled theatre people.  Membership is exclusive, requiring a certain number of hours and participation in at least two productions at the school before becoming a member.  Individuals are welcome to pledge or show an intent to join and participate in our meetings, attend activities, help with productions, etc.  To join, please see Mrs. Peck-Weisenfels or the Pledge Chair, Ms. Kinsey Peck.

  

Troupe Officers:

 President Ms. Casie Morgan

Vice President Mr. Kennedy Thomas

Secretary Ms. Alexis Maynard 

Treasurer Mr. Kaegan Clark

Host/Historian Mr.Raul Becerra

Web Manager Ms. Brea Colbert

Pledge Chair Ms. Kinsey Peck

 

Pirate Players Theatre Company

PPTC is our production company at PHS which puts on four shows a year.  Everyone involved handles every aspect of the show from the design of the costumes/sets/lights/sound to the acting and directing.  We are run by a board of directors which includes the faculty members who direct the shows and the student representatives of each class.  

 2017 - 2018 Season:

Little Shop of Horrors          October 5, 7, 8, 9  (a joint production with Good Times Community Theatre league)

Random Acts                        November 4 @ 7 pm

Winter Play                           January 18 - 20 @ 7 pm

Twelfth Night                       April 19 - 21 @ 7 pm

 

 

 

DEBATE/FORENSICS

Our competitive acting/speaking team at PHS is operated through our 7th hour Speech/Drama class.  Members of the team compete at a variety of tournaments in a variety events like Cross Ex. Debate, LD Debate, Original Oratory, Standard Oratory, Solo/Duo Interp, Poetry, Prose, and Monologue.  For more information on joining the team, visit Mrs. Peck-Weisenfels in room 106.

 

Mock Trial

The Mock Trial team at PHS competes in actual courtrooms to play out a mock trial.  Students perform roles such as bailiff, attorney, and witness, trying a case created by the OK Bar Association.  For more information on the team or how to join, visit Mrs. Peck-Weisenfels in room 106.

 

 

2017 - 2018 Fine Arts Calendar

 

 

2017 - 2018 Fine Arts Calendar

PPTC

BAND

CHOIR

THESPIANS

DB8/4N6/MOCK TRIAL

GTCTL

ART

 

 

October

 

 

 

28 - 30 Storybook Forest at Twymann Park

31       Trick or Treat So Kids Can Eat

 

November

 

4     Random Acts performance @ 7 pm in the BLK

 

6 Auditions for WINTER PLAY @ 3:30 in Room 106

7 Thespian Officer Meet @ 12 pm

9 PPTC Board Meet @ 12 pm

14 Thespian/PPTC Meet @ 3:15 in Room 106

     Spotlight Parent Organization Meet @ 7 pm in the BLK

 

16 Mr. PHS (fundraiser)

 

December

1 NJS Tournament

2 NJS Tournament

Christmas Parade?

3 Christmas Pageant

4

5 Thes. Off. Meet @ 12 pm

6 Choir to sing at CSB

7 PPTC Board Meet @ 12 pm

8

9 DB8/4N6 Tourney

10

11

12 Thespian/PPTC Meet @ 3:15 in Room 106

Band Christmas Concert

 

15 Work Days on the Set of WINTER PLAY

16 Work Days on the Set of WINTER PLAY

 

 

January

 

6 Final Set construction for winter play

 

9 Thes. Officer Meet @ 12 pm

11 PPTC Board Meet @ 12 pm

 

15 DRESS/TECH FOR PLAY

16 DRESS/TECH FOR PLAY

17 DRESS/PREVIEW FOR PLAY

18 WINTER PLAY@ 7 PM IN THE BLK

19 WINTER PLAY @ 7 PM IN THE BLK

20 WINTER PLAY @ 7 PM IN THE BLK

 

25 Possible date change for Winter Play

26 Possible date change for winter play

27 DB8/4N6

29 AUDITIONS FOR TWELFTH NIGHT @ 3:30 IN ROOM 106

 

 

February

1 CIRCLE THE STATE WITH SONG

2 OK THESPIAN FESTIVAL

3 OK THESPIAN FESTIVAL

 

6 THES. OFF. MEET @ 12 PM

8 PPTC BOARD MEET @ 12 PM

10 DB8/4N6

 

13 THESPIAN/PPTC MEET @ 3:15 IN ROOM 106

Spotlight Parent Organization Meet @ 7 pm in the BLK

 

17 DB8/4N6

DISTRICT SOLO/ENSEMBLE

 

22 CHAMBER BANQUET

24 DB8/4N6

 

27 DISTRICT CONTEST CHOIR

 

March

 

6 THES. OFF. MEET @ 12 PM

8 PPTC BOARD MEET @ 12 PM

CHILDREN’S LETTERS TO GOD

9 REGIONAL SPEECH/DEBATE

CHILDREN’S LETTERS TO GOD

10 REGIONAL SPEECH/DEBATE

CHILDREN’S LETTERS TO GOD

11 CHILDREN’S LETTERS TO GOD

13 THESPIAN/PPTC MEET @ 3:15 IN ROOM 106

 

30 STATE CHOIR CONTEST

 

 

April

2 PPTC BOARD/THESPIAN OFF MEET @ 12 PM

 

5 STATE SPEECH/DEBATE TOURNAMENT

6 STATE SPEECH/DEBATE TOURNAMENT

7 STATE SPEECH/DEBATE TOURNAMENT

 

10 THESPIAN/PPTC MEET # 3:15 IN ROOM 106

DB8/4N6 SHOWCASE AT 6 PM IN THE BLK

 

16 DRESS/TECH FOR TWELFTH NIGHT

17 DRESS/TECH FOR TWELFTH NIGHT

18 DRESS/TECH FOR TWELFTH NIGHT

19 STATE SOLO/ENSEMBLES

TWELFTH NIGHT @ 7 PM

20 STATE SOLO/ENSEMBLES

TWELFTH NIGHT @ 7 PM

21 TWELFTH NIGHT @ 7 PM

 

May

1 FINAL PPTC BOARD/THES. OFF MEET @ 12 PM

2 CHOIR COUNCIL MEET @ LUNCH

 

7 CHOIR SPRING CONCERT

8 BAND SPRING CONCERT?

 

12 PPTC AWARDS/THESPIAN INDUCTION @ 6 PM

 

25 GRADUATION