The 2012 Orange Community Players Warren Baxter Memorial Scholarship recipient is Austin Halter, senior at Nederland High School.
Austin has been actively involved in theater throughout his high school career under the direction of Brook Doss, and has recently volunteered at the OCP during the last year. In high school, he was a member of Thespian Troupe 310, band, UIL Prose and Poetry, and National Honor Society. Most recently, Austin won 4th place in the UIL State Poetry Meet, and recieved numerous scholarhips, including the Texas Thespian Scholarship.
This summer, Austin will appear in the 8th annual Broadway Fun for Funds, and will attend the Texas A & M Corpus Christi Theater Camp. Austin will major in Theater this fall at Texas A & M University Corpus Christi.