Design win for performers

20:58, Jun 05 2014
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Verdon College students who won the Best Costume Design award are, back row from left, Meg Kelly, 16, Kameron Corbin, 17, and Kathleen Adams, 16; front from left are Travis Oudhoff, 15, Shanay Fannin, 17 and Shaun Swain, 17.

Verdon College performers have taken home a design award at the national Sheilah Winn Shakespeare Festival in Wellington.

The group, directed by pupils Kameron Corbin and Shaun Swain, won outstanding costume design for a student-directed piece for their extract from MacBeth this week.

Fellow Verdon College pupil Tilly van Eeden was awarded second prize in the Sheilah Winn static image contest. Her prize-winning poster will be displayed at the Globe Theatre in London.

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