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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, Showcase

   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...

Looking ahead to ‘Les Miserables’

Looking ahead to ‘Les Miserables’

April 26, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

By Lauren Moran    The curtain will go up on the musical Les Miserables tonight, but the production of this classic work will be unlike what the audience may remember from the book or movie.      Senior Elizabeth Cuzzzupoli plays Fantine, a young French, working woman who endures a trag...

Finding truth in The Undiscovered Country

Finding truth in The Undiscovered Country

April 26, 2017


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By Grace Wang T.Co.’s presentation of The Undiscovered Country, an original play written by the cast, explores how complicated it is to find the truth. The plot follows a group of female boarding school students who are struggling to find a roommate lost to a government espionage mission during the...

WATCH: Projects from World Language Week!

March 20, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XPLBVSNjzTU&feature=youtu.be

Weston students excel in music

Weston students excel in music

December 5, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

By Grace Wang Discipline. Determination. Dedication.  Perfectly tuned chords. The open range. The impeccable pitch. The music radiates off the instruments, producing a harmonious and rich sound, full of beautiful notes that bring joy to the audience’s ears.   Three of the nation’s 672 most ta...

As you (will) like it

As you (will) like it

November 8, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

  By Lauren Moran T.Co is kicking off another school year with one of Shakespeare’s romantic comedies.    “As You Like It is William Shakespeare’s uproarious comedy about love, mistaken identity and how far you have to go to make a relationship work,” Director John Minigan ...

2016 WHS art show exhibits the creative work of grades K-12

2016 WHS art show exhibits the creative work of grades K-12

June 17, 2016


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By Carissa Thompson From popsicle stick kimono dolls created by elementary students, to self portraits drawn by middle schoolers, to the staggering senior mural standing at a wafting ten feet tall and 72 inches wide, the K-12 Art Show displayed a plethora of artwork that took attendees on a journey through time.     The show opened on June 1 in the WH...

Working recap

Working recap

June 1, 2016


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By Grace Wang WHS delivered three performances of Working to members of the Weston community. A true ensemble piece, Working tells the story of many people, from socialites to a millworkers, based on interviews conducted by Studs Terkel. Working, adapted by Stephen Schwartz and Nina Faso and...

Seniors in music

Seniors in music

June 1, 2016


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By Lauren Moran and Grace Wang The class of 2016 is a group of diverse group, and among these graduates are several talented musicians who will pursue their musical interests in a variety of college music programs. All-state bassist and violinist Quint Townsend plans on studying voice and part...

The road less traveled

The road less traveled

June 1, 2016


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By Lauren Moran and Danielle Barenholtz Henry David Thoreau penned, “If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.” Twelve graduates will be stepping to the beat of their own drum next year as they embark on gap year adventures. These journeys will take the...

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