photo: Lyric Newbern
Estella Samii is a junior at Champaign Central High School. An avid theatre performer, Estella has appeared in several productions throughout her seventeen years with The Celebration Company at the Station Theatre, Parkland College Theatre, Champaign Park District, Champaign-Urbana Theatre Company, Urbana Park District, Central High School Drama, and C2 Productions. In 2015 she received the Youth Participant Award for her outstanding volunteerism at the Champaign Park District’s Park Honors. Currently, she is in Parkland College’s Dual Credit Program in Healthcare Careers and hopes to pursue a nursing degree to become a NICU nurse. When not in school or at the theatre, Estella enjoys watching reruns of The Office and is an excellent cousin to her five younger cousins.