Cy Ranch Junior Wins Texas Thespians Musicalworks Competition

Cypress, TX (March 9, 2016) Cypress Ranch High School junior Ryan Simon has been named the winner of the 2016 Texas Thespians Musicalworks competition, which promotes original musical writing by high school students and is open to members of the International Thespian Society.

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The MusicalWorks honor is the second consecutive for Cypress Ranch, after graduate Cat Reynolds won in 2014-2015.

“We are over the moon happy and proud for Ryan,” said Cheryl Bradford, Cypress Ranch theatre director. “Ryan is a true treasure and turns out he also has a true gift for writing, performing, and singing. We are so thrilled for him!”

Ryan’s original musical “Chrysalis,” will be featured in a workshop by theatre professionals and the opening number will be showcased on the main stage at the International Thespian Festival, set for June 20-25 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Courtesy of the District