The Hawkeye

Quilters: Intersectional issues through a historical lens

By Maggie O'Hara and Rachel Davis

December 23, 2019

The MTHS drama department’s first production of the 2019-2020 school year was “Quilters,” a musical based on the book “The Quilters: Women and Domestic Art” by Patricia Cooper and Norma Bradley. The musical itself was written by Molly Newman, with lyrics and music composed by Barbara Damas...

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

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

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

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.

By Theresa Van, Business Manager

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

Peja Shymko performing during Terrace's rendition of

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

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

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

Stealing Rosamund's dresses and undergarments, the Bandit of the Woods (Michael Wollan) threatens an unknown maiden (Aurora Baker) with his knife.

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

Jack Worthing (played by Matthew Sythandone) reluctantly shakes hands with Algernon Moncrieff (played by Tyler Grabarczyk).

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,

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...

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