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Drama reminisces, pass down senior wills at drama awards

By Jonathan Kwong, Hawkeye staff
June 17, 2017
Filed under A&E, Drama, Lifestyle

Cheering loudly, the supportive audience applauded as the drama leadership, hosting the 2017 MTHS Drama Awards, walked on stage. Drama teacher Jeannie Brzovic then appeared as the audience went wild, professing their love and appreciation for her. The drama awards opened with a video recapitulati...

“Leading Ladies” extends beyond the stage

“Leading Ladies” extends beyond the stage

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor
June 13, 2017
Filed under A&E, Drama, Lifestyle

The drama department concluded the school year with performances of “Leading Ladies,” originally by Ken Ludwig, from June 1-3. “Leading Ladies,” a comedy with Shakespeare references, interacted with the audience, prompting many laughs and moose calls from the audience. The play revolv...

Orchestra presents lettering, awards at year-end concert

Orchestra presents lettering, awards at year-end concert

By Meghan Park, Hawkeye staff
June 7, 2017
Filed under A&E, Lifestyle, Music, Orchestra

On Tuesday, June 6, Chamber Orchestra and Concert Orchestra put on their final performance for the year and said goodbye to their seniors. The concert orchestra opened with “Arabian Dreams” with sophomore violinists Taelor Ellis and Semira Beraki doing a duet. Their second song was “The Ca...

Jazz, alumni band conclude school year at Jazz Alley

Jazz, alumni band conclude school year at Jazz Alley

By Praditha Halstad, Hawkeye staff
June 6, 2017
Filed under A&E, Band, Featured Stories, Jazz, Lifestyle, Music

The MTHS Jazz Ensembles broke out their instruments one last time this school year at their end of the year concert, which took place at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley in Downtown Seattle on Wednesday, May 31. Before the show started, a Jazz Ensemble 1 (Jazz 1) combo went up onstage and played two o...

“Leading Ladies” finishes the school year

By Marianne Nacanaynay, Op/Ed Editor
June 1, 2017
Filed under A&E, Drama, Lifestyle, Review

“English girls are a whole other thing,” senior Hannah Marshall’s character, Audrey, says in the last play production of the year, “Leading Ladies”. It’s in “Leading Ladies” where that quote is taken to a whole new level. It starts sounding like a common con plot: Two men hear of an el...

Review: SIFF film “Bad Day For The Cut” presents unconventional take on revenge

By Gavin Norley, Hawkeye staff
May 30, 2017
Filed under A&E, Lifestyle, Review

"Bad Day For The Cut" is an Irish thriller/comedy directed by Irish filmmaker Chris Baugh that was shown at the Seattle International Film Festival. The film’s premise consists of farmer Donal who lives with his mother in Ireland. One fateful night, she is murdered and Donal happens to see a man walk...

SIFF premieres documentary; director and subject interact with students in Terrace theater

SIFF premieres documentary; director and subject interact with students in Terrace theater

By Ben Eyman, Video Manager
May 30, 2017
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories, Lifestyle

“The Cage Fighter” is an intensely intimate film that follows the life of 40-year-old Joe Carman who grapples with following his passion for MMA fighting or settling down into fatherhood. About 150 Terrace students were the first in the area to see the 2017 documentary that was shot entirely i...

Junior adds murals to STEM hallway

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor
May 29, 2017
Filed under A&E, Lifestyle, STEM

Junior Flynn Thomas is painting murals on the walls of the Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) hallway this month. The STEM hallway is already adorned with various artworks from years past. In the past, Thomas has done a small mural in the freshman study hall per art teacher Michael DeNoma...

“Zombie Prom” receives honorable mention from 5th Avenue Theatre

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor
May 29, 2017
Filed under A&E, Drama, Lifestyle

The drama department received an honorable mention by 5th Avenue Theatre for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble Group. The recognition was dedicated to the roles of the Motorwise Guys, played by juniors Matt Correa and Flynn Thomas, in the musical “Zombie Prom” which premiered in January. ...

Renowned trumpeter collaborates in concert with jazz bands

Renowned trumpeter collaborates in concert with jazz bands

By Annika Prom, Lifestyle Editor
May 25, 2017
Filed under A&E, Band, Featured Stories, Jazz, Lifestyle

Professional trumpet player Terell Stafford led a clinic with the three jazz bands, later joining them for a concert on Monday. Stafford is currently the Program Director of Jazz Studies at the Boyer College of Music and Dance at Temple University. Jazz Ensemble 2 (Jazz 2) started off the ...

Sit in with Jazz 1 at Essentially Ellington – a 360° experience

Sit in with Jazz 1 at Essentially Ellington – a 360° experience

By Praditha Halstad, Reporter/Videographer
May 23, 2017
Filed under A&E, Ellington, Featured Stories

Thanks to some nifty coordination between the Hawkeye and the trombone section of Jazz 1, now  you, too, can sit in with the band as they perform at the Essentially Ellington Jazz Festival at Jazz at Lincoln Center on Saturday, May 13, 2017. Look around. Check out the other sections. Take direction...

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