March 17, 2021

Pacifica Arts proudly presents Surpassing Shadows

April 15, 16, and 18

Pacifica Arts proudly presents Surpassing Shadows, a full-scale, multimedia production that explores the beauty and complexity of life.

This showcase of student talents intertwines a one-act play with art, song, music, and dance to communicate ideas and conversations that ring true for all generations. Written and performed entirely by Pacifica’s talented students, Surpassing Shadows conveys the timely message that even in the darkest times, hope is never far away.

Mariners Church, Irvine in the Community Center

Thursday, April 15
Friday, April 16
Sunday, April 18
(No show on Saturday)

7:00 PM

VENUE NOTES: This event will take place inside Mariners Church’s Community Center, a very large, high-ceilinged room with ample capacity for socially-distanced seating.

COVID SAFETY PRECAUTIONS: Please note that patrons are required to wear masks to their seats, and then may remove them to enjoy the performance.  Seats are placed in groups and are physically distanced. Patrons will be directed to their seats by ushers, based on the number of seats needed. When going to the restroom or departing from the performance, masks are required. Thank you very much for your cooperation, in accordance with current guidelines – enjoy the show!


Surpassing Shadows: The Meik Family, an original one-act play
Henry – Jon Kratzberg
Lily – Katie Dessel
Ryan – Jaelin Morris-Orchen
Summer – Marta Harrison
Melia – Megan Dalby
Uncle Kreg – Will Carlson
Grandma – Aidan Reike
Grandpa – Will McGuinness
Taylor – Sara Hammond
Jordan – Sydney Morales
Visual Performing Arts
Ava Aneed
Landon Avritt
Cassandra Cross
Gracie Harris
Evan Hong
Ruby Morales
Aidan Reike
Peyton Reike
Claire Smith
Anna Steiner
Digital Artists – Music Videos
Treye Hall
Samson Hill
Lochlan Knight
Briton Proctor
Jameson Ramirez

Ensemble Performance Piece
Theatre I Class
Talia Charfauros
Kate Cousell
Lara Hahne
Anna Hammond
Sara Hammond
Jon Kratzberg
Jaylee Tovias
Instrumental Solo Artists
Callen Bray
Emma Blaze
Treye Hall
Robbie Lee
Jameson Ramirez
Daniel Seward
Heath Vail
Ava Aneed
Kate Coulsell
Aidan Reike
Peyton Reike
Jaylee Tovias
Claire Smith
Callen Bray
Megan Dalby
Katie Dessel
Treye Hall
Sara Hammond
Jon Kratzberg
Technical Team
Stage Manager – Evan Hatch
Technical Director – Mitch Bahnsen
Audio Engineer – Jackson Baugh
Lights and Projections – Natalie Ferdi

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