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Fall play brings folklore to WHS

Fall play brings folklore to WHS

Sarah Augustine and Yara Attar

November 14, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Every fall, throngs of parents and students fill the auditorium to watch a story unfold in front of their eyes. This year's fall play will aim to provide this same experience to its viewers through its unique plot that has both supernatural and romantic elements. Taking place in the Appalachian Valley durin...

Back to school crossword answers

Back to school crossword answers

Casey Friedman, Feature Editor

October 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Down 1. New Start Time 3. College Process 5. Dark of the Moon 6. Dr. Ribisi 8. Geometry Across 2. Golf Team 4. Football 7. Attendance Office 9. Pumpkin Fest 10. Ms. Slotnick 11. Biology  

Theater Company wraps up the year with stunning performance

Theater Company wraps up the year with stunning performance

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Bursting with catchy rhythms and smooth harmonies, WHS Theater Company’s production of “Godspell” was a success. From the fast-paced pop song “Day by Day” to the slower ballad “Beautiful City,” the musical masterfully presented how the sharing of stories and the acceptance of others brings a comm...

Taking joy in art: student excels across multiple mediums of art

Taking joy in art: student excels across multiple mediums of art

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Sitting behind a wheel and throwing the cool, thick clay down again and again is this student’s favorite part of the day. Working the clay with her fingers and palms, she lets the rest of her life fade away as the creative process restores her from the stress of a busy day. Since entering WHS, se...

Theater Company wraps up the year with powerful message of unity

Theater Company wraps up the year with powerful message of unity

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainments Editor

May 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The WHS Theater Company (T. Co) will conclude its award-winning 2017-2018 season with a modern musical classic, Godspell. Mixing rock, folk, and standard show tune musical styles, Godspell demonstrates the ways rituals and stories can bring people together. Loosely based on the Gospel of Matthew,...

Impact of technology exposed in Player by Proxy

Impact of technology exposed in Player by Proxy

Anna Gabriel, Staff Writer

March 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

  Player by Proxy, the recent production by the WHS theatre company, conveys the disconnection brought by technology and the online world. The show portrays the loss of a family’s oldest son after using Adderall to keep himself awake for an online gaming tournament and how each family me...

Original play tackles issues with technology

Original play tackles issues with technology

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainment Editor

March 1, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

Theatrics and online gaming will collide in WHS Theater Company’s original winter show Player by Proxy this Friday. Following the story of three siblings, the play will explore how technology affects the way people interact and communicate with others. Over the years, the Theater Company [T. Co] has cove...

WHS students give back to community through art and ceiling tiles

WHS students give back to community through art and ceiling tiles

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

While walking the halls of WHS, you will notice something special about the ceiling. Overhead, the ceiling tiles are dotted with paintings of pastel flowers, a yellow submarine, or even a Disney character. You might wonder, who made these and how did they get up there? The two clubs responsible for painting the c...

Aspiring rappers and musicians at WHS thrive using online mediums

Aspiring rappers and musicians at WHS thrive using online mediums

Casey Friedman, Staff writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

It’s a Friday afternoon in the library and a crowd of WHS students can be seen huddling around a computer, wearing headphones and bobbing their heads in unison. You would expect them to be listening to their favorite famous rapper, but they are actually listening to senior Kamar Atkins’ latest s...

A Day in the Life of musician Kendrick Kirby-Lee

A Day in the Life of musician Kendrick Kirby-Lee

Grace Wang, Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 20, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

For most of his life, senior Kendrick Kirby-Lee has kept a low profile. As a student, he’s very humble, down-to-earth and has a quiet presence in the halls and classrooms. Despite his seemingly normal life, the spotlight shines on Kirby-Lee in the music world. Most students that partake in...

Students bring 10-minute plays to Play Festival

Students bring 10-minute plays to Play Festival

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainments Editor

November 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

A mother and father fidget on either side of their teenage son on his 13th birthday, nervously trying to start a conversation. Guessing what it means, the son anxiously awaits the sheer awkwardness of the dreaded “talk.” But what they end up telling him is totally different than what anyone woul...

T. Co tackles new, original play about significant innovation in history

T. Co tackles new, original play about significant innovation in history

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainments Editor

October 17, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

   How do 19 teenagers tell a story about ether, one of the first pain-relieving drugs to be used in surgical history, to an audience of international medical experts who already know everything about it?   That was the challenge presented to Theater Company director John Minigan two years ago when he was...

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