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Senior Ben Lutz stars in musical “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

TECHNICOLOR THEATER: Senior Ben Lutz strikes a pose as Joseph from

Karianne Turner, Arts Editor

November 17, 2016

Antsy, he waits for his cue. He appears on the stage, the spotlight catching his every movement. He is in the moment. He is no longer senior Ben Lutz; He is now Joseph. Lutz was chosen to play Joseph, the lead role, in this year's musical “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.” “I l...

Jekyll and Hyde cast prepares for Thespian Festival

Jekyll and Hyde cast prepares for Thespian Festival

Jess Ashburn, Reporter

December 2, 2015

Director of Theatre and Drama Club Adviser Rita McLary did not think she was going to get a follow up call, but when she did she was thrilled. “Jekyll and Hyde”, the play she had been directing, was chosen to be performed at the Michigan Thespian Festival, an event held for theater students. ...

Drama department plans three plays on one set

Drama department plans three plays on one set

Taylor Fase, Senior staff writer

March 23, 2015

48 feet wide and two stories tall, the extensive set fills the stage as home to three separate plays, all in their own eras. This spring, the theatre department will be performing its first ever repertory company, actors and technicians working on a variety of materials at once, in place of the winter...

Pre-show Preparation at Footloose

Austin Schouman, Entertainment Editor

November 15, 2013

For all the work that goes on during the actual performance of Footloose, a whole lot more goes into pre-show preparation. Entertainment Editor Austin Schouman embedded himself backstage in the two hours leading up to showtime to see exactly what goes on. 2 hours to curtain Actors, actresses and mem...