Fine Arts

Dance | Drama | Choral | Forensics | Instrumental

STA offers a multitude of opportunities for students to express themselves creatively as they develop the techniques that cater to their interests. Classes, clubs, and extracurricular activities offer experiences in the Fine Arts.

A Dramatically Different Signing Day: Fine Arts Signees

2018

Name

College/University

Major

Kaylee Brown University of Tampa Major in Pre-Med and Dance
Joseph Calzada Jacobs School of Music Bachelor of Music in Classical Voice
Samara Chahine Emerson College Major in Theater Education and Performance
Gabriela Gonzalez University of Florida Major in Music; Minor in Vocal Performance
Christina Grannie University of Florida Major in Pre-Health; Minor in Dance
Gabriel Grillo Valencia College Major in Film Production Technology
Gillian Hoelzel Marymount Manhattan College BA in Art; Concentration in Graphic Design
Rebecca Jean Savannah College of Art and Design Major in Illustration
Jacqueline Miller New World School of the Arts BFA in Musical Theatre
Sophie O’Sullivan University of Central Florida BFA in Stage Management
Peter Pecic University of Central Florida Major in Musical Composition and Aerospace Engineering
Jesira Rodriguez Fordham University Majors in Neuroscience and Music
Brian Sayre Florida State University Majors in Criminal Law and Musical Theatre
Gunner Searcy Lynn University Major in Computer Animation
Emma Seeger University of Florida BFA in Acting

Congratulations Signees!

2017

Name
Area of Study
College
Ashley Abreu Photography University of Central Florida
Sean Breslin Graphic Design Florida Atlantic University
Patricia Burgos Illustration Ringling College of Art and Design, FL
Barbarella Castillo Studio Art University of Miami, FL
Nicolas Chang Music Production Full Sail University, FL
Connor Dolan Visual Arts Washington University, MO
Dominique Dumornay Fine Arts Florida Atlantic University
Michael Dufek, Jr. Dramatic Arts New School, NY
Kellee Fitzsimmons Interior Design Tallahassee Community College, FL
Maria Garay Music Business Full Sail University, FL
Sofia Isaac Visual Arts University of Florida
Sloane Leiva Art Florida Gulf Coast University
Allison Marble Architecture North Carolina State University
Anthony Montalto Music Performance University of Florida
Michelle Palm Martin Theatre and Dramatic Arts University of Michigan
Marcela Pellissery Graphic Design University of Florida
Ashley-Marie Poitevien Theatre Florida State University
Alanna Quiton Composition Florida State University
Christopher Rodriguez Film/Screenwriting Emerson College, MA
Manuela Rodriguez Fine Arts Art Institute of Chicago
Maria Sobrino Art University of Florida

Feel the passion.
Imagine the possibilities.


Pictures from our 2018 Spring Musical:
Sister Act



Forensics Competition Results

2017-2018

2017-2018 Forensics Competition Results

10/7-8/17 - Cypress Bay Crestian Tradition Tournament

Dramatic InterpretationSamantha Paradela2nd Place
Dramatic InterpretationVeronique Louis-JacquesSemifinal Round
Dramatic InterpretationBrian Cervoni-FafianBest Novice
Humorous InterpretationNicolas C Marino5th Place
Humorous InterpretationSophie Rier2nd Place
Impromptu SpeakingSamantha Paradela6th Place
Impromptu SpeakingJose Leon5th Place
US Extemporaneous SpeakingJose Leon3rd Place
International Extemporaneous SpeakingJose Leon3rd Place
Original OratorySamantha ParadelaSemifinal Round
Congressional DebateJessica UvinoSemifinal Round
Congressional DebateJessica Uvino3rd Place Round Robin
Public Forum DebateJohn Hunschofsky and Michael Anise2nd Place



10/21/17 - CFL West Broward Tournament

Dramatic PerformanceVeronique Louis-Jacques6th Place
Informative SpeakingVeronique Louis-Jacques5th Place
Extemporaneous SpeakingJose Leon3rd Place
Novice Congressional DebateKevin Carlstedt2nd Place
Varsity Congressional DebateJessica Uvino2nd Place
Original OratoryChristian Chase1st Place

10/26-29/18 - Florida Blue Key @ University of Florida

Foreign Extemporaneous Speaking

Domestic Extemporaneous Speaking

Jose LeonTop 24


Top 48
Humorous InterpretationSophie RierSemifinalist
Congressional DebateJessica UvinoFinalist
Congressional DebateDavid CharlesSemifinalist
Original OratoryChristian ChaseTop 48
Original Oratory
Dramatic Interpretation
Samantha
Pardela
Top 24
Semifinalist
Humorous Interpretation
Dramatic Interpretation
Nicholas Marino2nd Place

Top 24

11/3-4/17 - Nova Titan Tournament @ Nova HS

Congressional DebateJessica UvinoSemifinal Round
Congressional DebateDavid CharlesSemifinal Round
Congressional DebateJulia FerreiraSemifinal Round
Original OratorySamantha ParadelaSemifinal Round
Original OratoryChristian ChaseSemifinal Round
Dramatic InterpretationAmy HernandezSemifinal Round
Dramatic InterpretationAspen GatesSemifinal Round
Dramatic InterpretationNicolas Marino6th Place
Dramatic InterpretationSamantha Paradela4th Place
Public Forum DebateMichael Anise and John HunschofskyTop 48
Humorous InterpretationJaney Gauthier5th Place
Humorous InterpretationSophie Rier2nd Place
Humorous InterpretationNicolas MarinoChampion

11/11/17 - CFL Taravella HS Tournament

Original OratoryChristian Chase1st Place
Extemporaneous SpeakingChristian Chase4th Place
Dramatic PerformanceKristin Wiseman5th Place
Dramatic PerformanceVeronique Louis-Jacques4th Place















11/16-20/17 - The Glenbrooks @ Glenbrook - IL

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11/30-12/4/17 - George Mason University - VA

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12/2/17 - Colt Invitational @ Coral Springs HS

Dramatic InterpretationSamantha Paradela6th Place
Humorous InterpretationJaney Gauthier
Sophie Rier
6th Place
1st Place
Original OratoryRiley Boerger
Christian Chase
3rd Place
1st Place
Congressional DebateAmy Hernandez1st Place






12/9/17 - CFL @ Miami Beach HS Tournament

Dramatic InterpretationBrian Cervoni-Fafian6th Place
Congressional DebateBrett Sullivan4th Place
Congressional DebateAmy Hernandez1st Place
Extemporaneous SpeakingJose Leon2nd Place
Original OratoryRiley Boerger7th Place






1/12-14/18 - Sunvitational @ University School HS

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1/20/18 - CFL @ Deerfield Beach HS

Original OratoryChristian Chase
Riley Boerger
2nd Place
1st Place
Congressional DebateBrett Sullivan
Amy Hernandez
Kevin Carlsdedt
7th Place
3rd Place
1st Place
Programmed Oral Interpretation

Dramatic Performance

Information Speaking




Public Forum Debate
Brian Cervoni-Fafian

Brian Cervoni-Fafian

Christian Chase
Riley Boerger

Matthew Isibishi Heron
and Ethan Delgado

Giulia D'Agosltino and
Chassity Coppet

David Charles and
John Hunschofsky

3rd Place


8th Place


3rd Place
2nd Place

8th Place




5th Place




3rd Place


1/25-29/18 - Barkley Forum @ Emory University - GA

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2/2-3/18 - FFL Regional @ Cypress Bay HS

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2/10-11/18 - NFL National Qualifiers @ Stoneman Douglas HS

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2/15-19/18 - Harvard University - MA

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3/1-4/18 - FFL Varsity States @ West Orange HS, Orlando

Public Forum DebateMichael Anise & John HunschofskyOctofinal
Round
Original OratoryJaney Gauthier2nd Place
Dramatic InterpretationSamantha Paradela3rd Place
International Extemporaneous SpeakingJose Leon4th Place
Humorous InterpretationNicolas Marino6th Place

3/8-9/18 - NSDA Congress Qualifier @ Pompano Beach HS

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3/17/18 - CFL Grand Finals @ Western HS

Congressional DebateJessica UvinoState Qualifier
Extemporaneous SpeakingJose LeonState Qualifier
Original
Oratory
Christian ChaseState Qualifier


Original Oratory

Riley
Boerger
State Qualifier
Public Forum DebateMichael
Anise
State Qualifier
Public Forum DebateJohn HunschofaskyState Qualifier

4/14-15/18 - Novice States @ Cypress Bay HS


Original OratoryRiley Boerger
Veronique Louis-Jacques
Semifinalists
Dramatic InterpretationBrian Cervoni-Fafian

Veronique Louis-Jacques
6th Place



5th Place
Humorous InterpretationSophie Rier4th Place
Programmed Oral InterpretationJulia Cuomo
Brian Cervoni-Fafian
7th Place

3rd Place
Informative SpeakingRiley Boerger2nd Place

4/26-30/18 - Tournament of Champions @ University of Kentucky, Lexington

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5/24-28/18 - CFL Nationals @ Washington, D>C>

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6/17-22/18 - NSDA Nationals @ Ft. Lauderdale, Fl

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