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A Ghoulishly School Affair: Behind the scenes at La Costa Canyon High School’s production of The Addams Family

A Ghoulishly School Affair: Behind the scenes at La Costa Canyon High School’s production of The Addams Family

Rocco Polanco, student director and actor who portrays Gomez Addams. Grace Miller

In his final performance as a graduating senior at La Costa Canyon (LCC) High School, Rocco Polanco is taking on a dual role stepping into both familiar and new territories. Rounding out his long-standing youth stage career, Polanco reinvents his Tri City CYT Best Actor performance as the debonair Gomez Addams, and takes on the role of director.

“Immersing myself completely into a character has always been intriguing, but directing is a catalyst for an entirely different level of creative vision,” says Polanco, who plans to attend Emerson College in the fall to pursue a BFA in...

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