Stephen James Anthony
While he was a student at Forest Lake Area High School, Stephen James Anthony was a two-time Section 7AA Champion and led the speech team to three consecutive section championships. He graduated from Syracuse University with a BFA in Acting and continues to perform in productions on Broadway, off Broadway and in regional theater. He also has performed in television roles, with an appearance on CBS’ “Blue Bloods” this winter.
Henry Hebert coached the Speech team at Forest Lake Area High School for over 30 years. During his tenure as coach, the team never lost a Section 7AA Championship, winning at least 20 years consecutively. Hebert also directed the high school’s theater program for several years, leading the One Act Play to several section finals and working with several students who would go on to have careers in theater, including Christopher Sieber and Jim Lichtscheidl.