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Online Exclusive: Musicians shine at annual chamber concert

Online Exclusive: Musicians shine at annual chamber concert

March 14, 2012
Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews

Those tiring Z-block rehearsals have paid off for the Orchestra. It has grown significantly this year, accepting kids who have played their instruments since early childhood, as well as those who have only recently started playing. Their range of skill was on display at An Evening of Chamber Musi...

Crew electrifies the audience from backstage

Crew electrifies the audience from backstage

February 17, 2012
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Rehearsing actors watch from the auditorium seats in awe as junior Jacob Bogdanov and drama teacher Mark VanDerzee hang lights above the stage in preparation for the Emerson Play. “When I am setting up the lights, there is always the ‘Wow, he is on a big ladder’ or ‘What is he doing?’”...

SWS students come together at Frolics

SWS students come together at Frolics

January 30, 2012
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“Wait!” said sophomore Jordan Underwood, throwing her palms forward. This was met with encouraging laughter and applause. After a few seconds, she remembered her lyrics and continued to sing. Her gentle yet strong voice, unaccompanied by instruments, soon hushed and impressed the crowd. “At...

Student steadily holds reigns of Emerson Play

Student steadily holds reigns of Emerson Play

January 22, 2012
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As students performing in this year’s Emerson Play, The Reunion, file into the Black Box, they are not told what to do by the usual adult director. In this case, the director is someone much different and much younger: a fellow student. The Reunion is an adaption of the play Wanda’s Visit, writt...

ReVisions attracts artists from across school

ReVisions attracts artists from across school

January 17, 2012
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Throughout the school, yellow posters have sprung up, advertising the 2012 student variety show, also known as ReVisions. The entrance fee was $5 at Dance Studio One at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 12 and Friday, Jan. 13. Unlike Progressions, the Creative Music Festival or Needs Improvment, ReVisions...

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