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A somber finalé to an incredible year of productions

A somber finalé to an incredible year of productions

By Max Tracy, Hawkeye Staff
June 1
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories

With one last performance left on the books this year, the drama department went out on a sad but triumphant note. They decided to deliver a production with a historically revealing and emotionally evoking play covering (in depth) the stories of a few Jewish people, namely Anne Frank, Helmuth Silberberg...

Band concert showcases southeast quadrant student talent

Band concert showcases southeast quadrant student talent

By Paxtyn Merten, Editor-in-Chief
May 19
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories

Family, friends, teachers and musicians packed into the Terraceum on Thursday night as bands from MTHS, Brier Terrace Middle School (BTMS) and sixth graders from various schools performed at the southeast quadrant band concert. The event kicked off with sixth graders from across the edmonds school...

Theatre sports team presents Comedy Improv Night

Theatre sports team presents Comedy Improv Night

By Max Tracy, Hawkeye staff
April 5
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories

Only going for two nights but still cracking jokes in a magical fashion, the MTHS Theatre Sports team performed their comedy improv night on Friday, April 3 and Saturday, April 4 at 7 p.m. in the MTHS theater. The team goes by the name “Ten Stories Tall” and has competed earlier this school year...

Hot Java Cool Jazz performance earns standing ovation

Hot Java Cool Jazz performance earns standing ovation

By Hannah Schuster, Hawkeye staff
March 24
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories

Hot Java Cool Jazz sold out the Paramount Theatre last Friday, with more than 3,000 people in attendance. This marked the 20th annual celebration of the event and featured performances by MTHS Jazz 1, Edmonds Woodway High School, Mount Si High School, Garfield High School and Roosevelt High School. Given...

Jazz 1 competes in Newport Jazz Festival, wins Sweepstakes

Jazz 1 competes in Newport Jazz Festival, wins Sweepstakes

By Hannah Schuster, Hawkeye staff
March 18
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories

MTHS Jazz 1 competed in the Newport Jazz Festival last Saturday at Newport High School, winning in the 4A division. The band also received the Sweepstakes Award, which is given to the most outstanding band in the festival. The award takes into account technical factors, such as notes and rhythms,...

Concert features strength of string program in southeast quadrant

Concert features strength of string program in southeast quadrant

By Emily Anderson, Hawkeye staff
March 10
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories

The southeast quadrant orchestra concert was held in the Mountlake Terrace High School gym on March 4 at 7 p.m., featuring orchestras from Edmonds School District (ESD) elementary, middle and high schools. The sixth grade combined orchestras started the night off with the piece Simple Hoedown by J....

Two winners excel in final round of Terrace Idol

Two winners excel in final round of Terrace Idol

By Max Tracy, Hawkeye staff
March 2
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories

The last round of Terrace Idol was finally here and the top five contestants were ready to give it their all on Thursday Feb. 26 at 7 p.m. in the MTHS theater. Two winners were to be chosen from the five, including an audience choice and a judges choice. The judges for this round were Rebecca Ellersick,...

Terrace Idol finalists chosen

Terrace Idol finalists chosen

By Max Tracy, Hawkeye staff
February 20
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories

With only nine contestants left, Terrace Idol picked up where it left off this past Thursday, Feb. 19 at 7 p.m. in the MTHS theater. The night was shorter than the first round, but full of quality talent. Five advanced to the final round. The judges this time around were Mary Boxley, a 2011 MTHS alumnae...

A sound start to Terrace Idol

A sound start to Terrace Idol

By Max Tracy, Hawkeye staff
February 13
Filed under A&E, Featured Stories

Talented singers from around the district came to perform at the first round of Terrace Idol this past Wednesday, Feb. 11 at 7 p.m. in the MTHS theater. Out of the 19 singers at the competition, ten made the judges’ cut. The three judges present were Ashley Biermann, a Seattle based musician, Tyler...

“Gypsy” shows dynamic skill of drama

“Gypsy” shows dynamic skill of drama

By Max Tracy, Hawkeye staff
February 12
Filed under A&E

From the lights, the singing, the band and the acting, any large musical such as “Gypsy” is quite a sight to see. The drama department put on quite a show from Wednesday, Feb. 4 to Saturday, Feb. 7 in the MTHS theatre at 7 p.m. each night. The play involved an array of different skills such as tap...

“Gypsy” to premiere tonight, show through Saturday

“Gypsy” to premiere tonight, show through Saturday

By Max Tracy, Hawkeye staff
February 4
Filed under A&E

The musical play, “Gypsy,” put on by the Drama Department, is set to premiere at 7 p.m. tonight. The musical will also be showing Thursday through Saturday. The third production of the year, this musical is sure to be big, involving a tap dancing cow and burlesque dancers. Preparation for...

Laugh out loud comedy night shows support for Hunt

Laugh out loud comedy night shows support for Hunt

By Max Tracy, Hawkeye staff
January 10
Filed under A&E, Feature, Featured Stories

With a howling crowd and yet a greater purpose, the “Laugh Out Loud” comedy event in the theater Thursday, Jan. 8 at 7:30 p.m. was a success. All the proceeds from the night are to go towards helping Senior Michael Hunt’s family pay his medical bills, as he suffered a serious injury in the first...

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