Posts Tagged ‘theater’

Come See ‘Aida’

Come See ‘Aida’

The fall musical, “Aida” opens Friday, Nov. 1, and continues on Saturday, Nov. 2, and then Thursday, Nov. 7 and Saturday, Nov. 9. All shows are at 7 p.m. in the District Auditorium in Mount Vernon Middle School. Student tickets are $6 and Adults $8. The show is directed by Tom Stephens. Photo by Gabby […]

“Urinetown” Slideshow

“Urinetown” Slideshow

Take a look at these dress rehearsal photos of “Urinetown” taken by Gabby Kolker April 16:

MVHS Theatre Department Presents ‘Urinetown’

MVHS Theatre Department Presents ‘Urinetown’

“Urinetown,” a comedic musical about a town that has suffered a 20-year drought, will be presented April 18-20 in the Mount Vernon District Auditorium at 7 p.m. Tickets are $6 for students and $8 for adults. Check out Brandon Douglas’s video preview: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v4Jw0kLIxcU&feature=share

‘Suite Surrender’ Hits the Stage Tonight and Tomorrow

‘Suite Surrender’ Hits the Stage Tonight and Tomorrow

This year’s fall play, Suite Surrender, directed by Tom Stephens will be presented November 2 and 3 at 7 p.m. in the district auditorium, students $5, adults $7. The play, a farce by Michael Mckeever,is about two Hollywood divas, WWII wartime performers, who are assigned the same hotel room by mistake. Slideshow of images by […]

Thespians Induct New Members

Thespians Induct New Members

On Thursday, May 17, the Mount Vernon High School Theatre Department held its annual induction ceremony and awards night in the District Auditorium. Nineteen students were inducted into the theatre honor society, the International Thespians. The requirements of induction are 10 points, or roughly 100 hours of service, in speech and drama participation. These new […]

Seussical the Musical Opens Thursday

Seussical the Musical Opens Thursday

The theater department is performing “Seussical,” directed by Tom Stephens, on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, April 19-21 at 7 p.m. Tickets for “Seussical” will be sold in the office and in the commons during lunch this week: $6 for students, $8 for adults. Exact change appreciated. They are also for sale at Shepley Pharmacy. You […]

‘Much Ado About Nothing’ Opens Tonight!

‘Much Ado About Nothing’ Opens Tonight!

Dogberry, (sophomore Emma Conroy) accuses Borachio (sophomore Keanan Shannon) of having an affair with a soon to be married woman in this scene from the fall play. Also pictured are Miranda Roudabush, Maggie Howell, Daniel Abresch, and Alex Doser. Shakespeare’s “Much Ado about Nothing” will be performed this weekend (Nov. 4 and 5) at 7 […]

Video of ‘Little Shop of Horrors’

Video of ‘Little Shop of Horrors’

Here’s some video from rehearsal Thursday, Sept. 29 of “Little Shop of Horrors” Directed by Annabeth Lucas. “Dentist”: “Mushnik and Son”: “Feed Me”: “Now” (It’s Just the Gas):

‘Little Shop of Horrors’ Debuts Saturday

‘Little Shop of Horrors’ Debuts Saturday

By Alex Doser- It’s not very often that school plays need to worry about the technical difficulties of a giant puppet plant devouring one of the actors, but in Mount Vernon’s upcoming production of “Little Shop of Horrors,” this is precisely one of the concerns. Safety became a serious matter when the plant collapsed on […]

Thespian Awards Presented Thursday

Thespian Awards Presented Thursday

Student thespians met in the auditorium May 12 to honor their achievements. Tom Stephens, the drama coach and thespian adviser, handed out the awards. Winning the People’s Choice Awards were Gabby Veleva for Best Orator, Jessie Mhire for Best Technician, Janelle Knight for Best Actor. Winners of the Maggie Ellison Awards were Gabby Veleva for […]