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Improv team draws enormous laughter at comedy night

By Casey Carpenter, Hawkeye Staff November 19, 2019

The MTHS improv team put on an hour long performance at 7 p.m. on November 1. Run by Coach Jeannie Brzovic, the improv team generally performs without the use of scripts. “The team creates subscenes...

“Curtains” closes, “Godspell” and “Quilters” return to MTHS

The MTHS drama department has closed the curtains on "Curtains" and is instead replacing it with two different fall musicals.
By Meghan Park October 6, 2019

Vocal and dance auditions for the fall musical were from Monday, September 16 to Wednesday, September 18. However, the original musical that was auditioned for, "Curtains," will no longer be the 2019 fall...

Tilly (Anabelle Sumera-Decoret, 9) hands her sister Agnes (Amy Harris, 11) a sword to prepare her for the final battle against Tiamat, a multi-headed dragon.

Dragon-slaying heroine relives sister’s adventure in new play

By Theresa Van, Hawkeye Staff June 9, 2019

The MTHS drama department did an outstanding job pulling off their production of She Kills Monsters, the last play of the school year that premiered from May 30 to June 1. The play featured a much...

Peja Shymko performing during Terraces rendition of Little Shop of Horrors. Shymko starred as Audrey, the female lead of the musical.

Shymko steals the spotlight

By Hank Belanger April 15, 2019

Junior Peja Shymko started exploring theater almost as early as possible: fifth grade at Madrona K-8 School. “I was really lucky to have a drama program,” she said. “My first time was great,...

Singing Waving Through A Window from the musical Dear Evan Hansen, junior Ella Seavers went on to win the Judges choice award later that night after three rounds of competition.

Senior-run Terrace Idol brings together teen talent

By Nhung Lam, Graphics Editor April 15, 2019

Round 1: Where It Began The class of 2019 hosted the district-wide annual singing competition known as Terrace Idol. The competition invites talented singers from all over the district. This year's...

Shymko acts as the lovely Audrey in the school musical Little Shop of Horrors.

Deadly plant overtakes the “Little Shop of Horrors”

By Nhung Lam, Graphics Editor January 23, 2019

The MTHS drama department held their first play of the school year, with the performances of the musical “Little Shop of Horrors.” The musical premiered from January 16 to 19. “Little Shop...

Senior Micheal Wollan practices for the play days before the opening.

“Little Shop of Horrors” to premiere Wednesday

By Jackson Freund, Lifestyle Editor January 15, 2019

Starting on January 16 and ending on January 19, the MTHS drama department is putting on the play “Little Shop of Horrors” with prices starting at $8 for everyone on the first night. The following...

The mermaids of Mountlake Terrace dazzle the audience with their beautiful voices.

Drama finishes off the year in the stars

By Nhung Lam, Graphics Editor June 14, 2018

The MTHS drama department held their last play of the school year, closing it off with performances of “Peter and the Starcatcher.” The play premiered from May 31 to June 2. “Peter and the Starcatcher”...

Koalaty hosts annual comedy night

By Nhung Lam, Graphics Editor June 8, 2018

Yet again, the MTHS drama department held their annual comedy improv night on May 24, hosted by the Koalaty improv team. The night consisted of several fun improv games and acts, some involving the audience...

“Peter and the Starcatcher” to premiere Thursday

By Ben Savell, General Manager May 30, 2018

Immediately after school ended for the day, the last rehearsal of “Peter and the Starcatcher” began. At 2:00 p.m. sharp, the drama department gathered in the MTHS theater. Under the direction of drama...

MTHS drama department calls the shots

Drama performs "Bang Bang You're Dead" in response to recent events
By Jonathan Kwong, Yearbook Editor and General Manager May 30, 2018

After she watched the local student activism about gun violence following the events in Parkland, Florida, drama teacher Jeannie Brzovic decided it was time for her students to join the conversation. The...

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