Dec. 10, 2012, 1:05 p.m.

Theatre Club making an impact on the community

The Laramie County Community College Theatre Club raised $1,100 for a local nonprofit organization, and two actors earned prestigious acting scholarship nominations Dec. 6–8.

LCCC theatre instructor Jason Pasqua announced “The Eight: Reindeer Monologues” earned $1,100 during the weekend, which will be donated to Needs, Inc, a nonprofit organization that provides a variety of services to the Cheyenne community.

Two LCCC student actors, Caitlyn Fontes, who played Dancer, and Brendan Anderson, who played Comet, both received nominations for the Irene Ryan Scholarship. The two will join Marcie Smith and Megan Kraushaar for their performances in “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress” to compete for the scholarship in Sacramento at the Kenneday Center American College Theatre Festival in February.