District 3

Date of Contest:

Tech Day (Oct. 23-24)  Performance (Oct. 23-24)

Location of Contest:

Veritas Academy
13401 Escarpment Blvd.
Austin, TX 78739

Judge Biography

Cody Beseda

Cody is life long theatre practitioner. He started theatre as a freshman in high school then went on to major in theatre with an emphasis in scenic technology at the University of Oklahoma. After graduating from OU, Cody went on to work in professional theatre for the Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma and as a world traveling Flying Director for ZFx Flying Effects. Cody is now in his 6th year as a theatre educator. He has taught at both the high school and middle school level. Additionally, he has competed in OAP as a student, high school and middle school teacher and is now happy to add OAP judge.


Geneva School of Boerne 
“The Other Room

Veritas Academy-Austin*
“Violet Sharp”

San Marcos Academy

Vanguard College Preparatory-Waco
“At the Bottom of Lake Missoula”

John Paul II High School-Schertz
“Complaint Department and Lemonade”

Lutheran High School-San Antonio

*denotes District President