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Review: State Festival Play

Review: State Festival Play

Anna Dong, Staff Writer

March 20, 2018


Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews

As the slick, silvery voice of an 89.9 radio announcer fills the air of a gray-cushioned van, Ally Graham, an irritated teenage girl, sits with her legs crossed beside her mother at the wheel. They are on the way to see her grandpa, and she would rather do anything than spend the summer in his presenc...

Review: Emerson Play

Sarah Groustra, Staff Writer

January 25, 2016


Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews

Family drama, freak storms, and the voice in your head—“Dust Storms”, the 2016 Emerson play, is a story of love in the face of disaster. The piece was written and directed by senior Dalia Glazman, and co-directed by senior Izzy Schettino. “Dust Storms” is a vignette in the lives of characters simpl...

Review: Needs Improvment

Review: Needs Improvment

Jillian Goldstein, Staff Writer

January 10, 2016


Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews

Needs Improvment, the improvisational acting group at the high school, performs with such a natural feeling, fluidity and joy, it is difficult to tell that performers make up their lines in the moment. On Friday, Jan. 8, in the Roberts-Dubbs Auditorium, the group once again wowed an audience with t...

Lead actress injured at opening performance of “Lear”

Lead actress injured at opening performance of “Lear”

Kayla McKeon, Staff Writer

November 4, 2015


Filed under Arts

  On Wednesday, Nov. 4, at the opening performance of the high school’s production of Queen Lear, senior Sophia Pouzyrev, who plays the lead role of Lear, dislocated her shoulder on stage. After exiting the stage with an injury that some members of the audience believed to be a part...

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