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JUNE 7, 2023
    Elena Hollenbeak, a senior at St. Andrew’s Priory in Honolu- lu, is heading to the British American Drama Academy in London after winning the English-Speaking Union National Shakespeare com- petition. She was one of just 41 students from across the nation who competed at New York City’s Lincoln Center earlier this year. She per- formed Shakespeare’s Sonnet 14 and Act V, Scene III of Macbeth. Hollenbeak’s the- ater teacher, Lyn Ackerman, received a $1,000 teacher rec- ognition award ... Punahou School senior Jack Ho took home the Duke Award and a scholarship worth $15,000 at Outrigger Duke Kahanamoku Foundation’s Duke’s Night last month. Ho is the fastest
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   (From left) E. Quinn Peeper, chairman of the English-Speaking Union National Shakespeare Competition; Elena Hollenbeak of St. Andrew’s Priory, the competition’s winner; and Lyn Ackerman, Hollenbeak’s theater teacher. PHOTO COURTESY ST. ANDREW’S SCHOOLS
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