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

By Meghan Park, Staff

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 musical. Instead, MTHS will be performing two separate musicals, "Godspell" and "Quilters." In ...

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

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

By Theresa Van, Lifestyle Editor

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 larger cast than the drama department’s previous production, the musical Little Shop of Horrors.Dire...

Shymko steals the spotlight

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, so I’ve been doing [drama] ever since.” Madrona wasn’t all about theater, and the school...

Drama finishes off the year in the stars

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” is based on a novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson and was adapted for the stage by ...

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 as well. “Improv night is a tradition! Annually, we compete, and in the spring time, we just ...

“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 director Jeannie Brzovic, they prepared for the opening evening the next day. “Peter and ...

“The Robber Bridegroom”: A tale of laughter, heartache and lust

“The Robber Bridegroom”: A tale of laughter, heartache and lust

By Jonathan Kwong, Yearbook Editor and General Manager

February 14, 2018

With tears of laughter and heartache, the MTHS drama department concluded their first production of the year with a final standing ovation on Jan. 13. Written by Alfred Uhry and Robert Waldman, “The Robber Bridegroom” is a Southern-style musical based off a novella based off a German fairyta...

“The Importance of Being Earnest” garners many laughs

“The Importance of Being Earnest” garners many laughs

By Max Tracy, Hawkeye staff

December 9, 2014

Audience members young and old were entertained with the unique and satirical comedy at the drama department's production of "The Importance of Being Earnest" on Friday, Dec. 5 and Saturday, Dec. 6. Set in Victorian England, the play involves very different manners and language than that of today’s...

After delays, “Importance of Being Earnest” set to open Friday

After delays, “Importance of Being Earnest” set to open Friday

By Max Tracy, Hawkeye staff

December 3, 2014

After initially being postponed, the MTHS Drama Department is set to perform “The Importance of Being Earnest” this Friday, Dec. 5 and Saturday, Dec. 6 at 7 p.m. on both days. This is the second drama production of the year and covers one of the best English comedies, written by Oscar Wilde. The...

Year’s last production wins big with audience

Year’s last production wins big with audience

By Maxine Taylor, Lifestyle Editor

June 2, 2014

  After months of preparation and hard work put in by each cast member, the director, technicians, and set builders, the last performance of the year, "Noises Off" went off as a big hit. The ‘play within a play’ was pulled off in just the nick of time in order to perform it May 29-31...

‘Spy spoof’ musical to premiere tomorrow

‘Spy spoof’ musical to premiere tomorrow

By Maxine Taylor, Lifestyle Editor

January 14, 2014

This year's MTHS drama program musical “Sympathy Jones,” is set to play Jan. 15 through 18 at 7 p.m. in the MTHS Theater. General Admission is $10 and $8 with ASB card, Senior Citizens, and children 13 and under to enjoy the performance. Director Jeanie Brzovic said she was excited about the...

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