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Dancers break free from conformity in Progressions show

Dancers break free from conformity in Progressions show

Hallie LeTendre and Erika Sanchez

May 14, 2019

As the stage lights began to dim, the bodies of dozens of dancers appeared. Dressed in all-grey outfits, the dancers effortlessly began to take up space on the stage.  The atmosphere was set dark, with a sole fluorescent light shining, reflecting on each dancer’s silhouette. The fluidity of their movement ...

Guest choreographer teaches new style to dance students

Guest choreographer teaches new style to dance students

Renata Shen, Staff Writer

June 9, 2018

A group of girls dance on the auditorium stage, emotion written into their every move and facial expression. Soft music plays in the background, as the dancers move about, seeking an answer to an age-old question: what does it mean to beautiful? Last year, choreographer Christien Polos asked guest choreograph...

Pippin brings performing arts students of all types to center stage

Pippin brings performing arts students of all types to center stage

Jason Altshuler, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2018

The Shakespeare play, Progressions, the Winter Concert and more. Of the performances at the high school, most only showcase one group of students: actors, dancers, or musicians. Musical theater, on the other hand, presents an opportunity to exhibit many different talents. The musical this year, Pipp...

Review: Progressions 2016

Review: Progressions 2016

Cleo Falvey and Lizzy Filine

May 5, 2016

  The lights dimmed, and the audience watched as dancers, illuminated only by the glow of the cell phones they were holding, walked onstage during the first dance of the night in Progressions 2016, which was called “Honey.” Progressions, which runs from May 5-7 in the Roberts / Dubbs Audito...

Gallery: Best of Broadway Dress Rehearsal

Gallery: Best of Broadway Dress Rehearsal

Cleo Falvey, Arts Writing Editor

February 2, 2016

The Sagamore goes behind the scenes for exclusive pictures of the Best of Broadway Musicals' dress rehearsal. Cleo Falvey / Sagamore Staff

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