By: Gavincia Clarke
(CHARLESTOWN, NEVIS)- The anticipation is on and the contestants are gearing up for the Charlestown Secondary School 20th Annual House Pageant, Mr. and Miss CSS Show. This event is set to take place on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at the Nevis Cultural Complex.
Over the years, the pageant have seen only female contestants until last year 2012 when the pageant became historic when males participated in the event, thus, making it the first ever joint Mr. and Miss CSS pageant.
This year will be no different as the house pageant will attract four females and four males representing the houses Red, Blue, Green and Gold.
The contestants are:
Representing Bridgewater House, Gold House are: Onecia Challenger and Chris Clarke.
Representing Foxes House, Blue house are: Shannon Morton and Shayne Herbert.
Representing Huggins House, Red House are: Shyan Stanley and Ravelito Taveras.
Representing Hamilton House, Green House are: Melisa Gumbs and Sencio Williams.
There will be four (4) judged segments:
- Promotional Speech
- Sports Profile
- Prom Wear
Now in its twentieth year of existence, the CSS House Pageant has grown to be one of the more popular shows in Nevis, usually attracting a large crowd.
Serena Browne and K-jel Smithen won the titles of Mr. and Miss CSS in 2012. At the time both represented Red House.
The show on Saturday, April 6, 2013, will commence at 7:00 p.m.