District 3

Date of Contest:

Tech Day (Oct. 30)  Performance (Oct. 30)

Location of Contest:

St. Michael’s Catholic Academy
3000 Barton Creek Blvd.
Austin, TX 78735


Judge Biography

Kelsey is a proud product of the Texas OAP contest. She earned a BFA in Acting from Southern Methodist University and an MA in Theatre History and Directing from Texas State. Kelsey is a member of Actors’ Equity and has earned several awards and nominations for her work on Austin-area stages. She has taught at the middle school, high school, and university levels, and has also directed professionally in Austin. This coming season marks her 13th as an adjudicator, and she has been honored to judge at every level of competition, including 2A (2016), 5A (2018), and 6A State (2021). Currently she serves as the Fine Arts Coordinator at Texas Education Agency (TEA) and is on the Board of Advisors for Texas Educational Theatre Association (TETA).



Antonian College Preparatory High School – San Antonio  “The Lost Boy”

St. Anthony – San Antonio
“Babes in Gangland or The Godmother”

St. Joseph Academy – Brownsville
“The Glass Menagerie”

St. Michael’s Catholic Academy – Austin*
“Our Place”

*denotes District President


Performance Ranking

All Star Cast & Crew