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Mrs. Valerie Longshore-Sargent
Valerie Longshore-Sargent has been teaching theatre at Harris County High School for the past fifteen years and was recently named Georgia Thespians’ Outstanding Theatre Educator for the state. At HCHS, she has directed numerous shows including most recently Ragtime and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Under her direction, students have earned the highest honors at the Georgia Thespian Conference and International Thespian Festival. She is pleased that so many of her students have gone on to pursue careers in theatre and film. Although work keeps her busy, she lives in LaGrange and maintains an active relationship with the theater community here. She has been involved in many area theater productions, including director of Lafayette Theatre Company's Dearly Departed, Hands on a Hardbody and 25th...Spelling Bee. During the summer, she directs Lafayette Theatre Academy’s summer intensives that have included, The Lion King, Junie B. Jones and Bye Bye Birdie. She hopes you enjoy our Company this evening.