Ellen Rausch


Nick Sotis Scholar 2019
Ellen Rausch

Meet our 2019 ‘Sotis’ Scholarship Winner – Ellen Rausch

In addition to three PLP performances, Ellen has been involved in many school productions including: “Beauty and the Beast,” “Christmas Carol,” “Clumsy Custard: an Ice Cream Clone Review,” “A Midsummer’s Night Dream,” “Game of Tiaras,” and “Sister Act.” She’s also a member of the top-ranked choir at Prior Lake High School.

She’s participated in multiple theatre camps, taken two years of voice lessons, and had dance instruction at both Miss LeeAnn’s Dance Studio and Premiere Dance Academy. She’s also active in the teen choir and faith formation at St. Michael’s Catholic Church

In addition to performing arts, she plays hockey, tennis, and has been involved with the Girl Scouts since kindergarten.

Ellen plans to attend the University of St. Thomas in the fall.

Prior Lake Players Performances

2019 ‘Seussical
2015 ‘An Enchanted Evening: A Rodgers & Hammerstein Musical Revue
2010 ‘Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat