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Savio Senior Sabrina Uriegas Wins 2015 JOCI Award & Scholarship

April 30, 2015
By Admin

Using her amazing vocal talents, senior Sabrina Uriegas, won a $5000 scholarship, a trip to New York and the chance to participate in the National High School Theater Awards held in NYC this summer.

On Sunday, April 26th, senior Sabrina Uriegas competed in the Las Casas Preforming Arts Scholarship Competition Joci Awards at the Charline McCombs Empire Theater in San Antonio.  Since its inception, Las Casas Performing Arts Scholarship Competition has awarded nearly $500,000 in scholarships to deserving theatre students. Each year, nationally-acclaimed theatre professionals select scholarship winners based on their performances. Las Casas Performing Arts Scholarship Competition serves as a Regional Award Program (RAP) for the National High School Musical Theater Awards, a national celebration of outstanding student achievement in high school musical theater.

 

Sabrina competed in the National High School Musical Theater Awards/Jimmy Awards division performing a selection from Beauty and The Beast called “A Change In Me”.  After her stellar heartfelt performance Sabrina was chosen as the female finalist. She received a $5000 scholarship and the opportunity to represent the Las Casas region in the National High School Musical Theater Awards competition in New York City in the summer of 2015.

Way to go Sabrina!