ComedySportz prepare for final home games

Members of ComedySportz act out comedy scenes to entertain the crowd in the Studio Theater on March 18. This group practiced their acts since September, and still have two more games to perform at.

Aniket Biswal

April 18, 2019

The ComedySportz team is preparing for their final performances at home basketball games for the school year. The dates for these games are April 25 to 26 at 7 p.m. for each game and each ticket costs $5. ComedySportz is a pregame show in which students perform comedy acts to entertain the crowd. Previ...

Aladdin ready to perform

Aniket Biswal

February 6, 2019

The play Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp will premiere February 7-9, each starting at 7 p.m. in the Dale E. Graham auditorium at CHS. The play is directed by James Peterson, a theater instructor at CHS, and who is taking over the role from Maggie Cassidy, the director of the fall play. The group began reh...

As new semester starts, theater looks forward to spring productions

Aniket Biswal

January 23, 2019

After the winter production, students are now looking ahead to spring productions that will take place in March and April. Students are coming back from winter break, where they may have lost some of their skills. Now, students will begin to practice more and more for their upcoming shows, allowing the...

Theatre students to rehearse fall production of “The Sparrow,” McNamar says

Senior Allie Crawford, who plays Emily Book in “The Sparrow,” rehearses a scene from the production after school in the Studio Theater. Crawford said people can expect to see a very unique story if they come watch “The Sparrow.”

Adhi Ramkumar

November 14, 2018

The theatre and film division is putting finishing touches on its upcoming fall production, “The Sparrow.” The production will be performed four times at the Studio Theater on Nov. 15, 16 and 17 at 7 p.m., and on Nov. 17 at 2 p.m. According to Delaney “Laney” McNamar, production director an...

Fall play right around the corner

Aniket Biswal

November 10, 2018

The fall production, The Sparrow, is about to premiere next week at the high school auditorium. It showcases on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of next week. Right now, the theater group is putting the final touches on their production and they are getting ready to perform at the big stage. Allie Crawford, the...

Accents bond as a team at weekend campout

Accents sing and dance to new numbers in their choreographed set. In order to bond closely as a team, the girls had participated in camping activities and will continue to do so on Sept. 7 and Sept. 8.

Alina Yu

September 4, 2018

From the evening of Friday, Sept. 7 to the morning of Saturday, Sept. 8, the Accents choir will travel to White River Campground in Cicero for the third annual team-bonding camping event. According to choir director Kathrine Kouns, the Accents girls will bring tents and their own sleeping materials for a...

ComedySportz prepares for upcoming matches

The ComedySportz team prepares for its upcoming matches by playing comedic improv games with an emphasis on physicality. In this game, Allie Crawford, ComedySportz member and junior, pretended to take out her dentures.

Jessica Konrad

March 6, 2018

According to ComedySportz sponsor Jim Peterson, the ComedySportz team is currently preparing for its upcoming matches in the spring by conducting after-school rehearsals and training with professional ComedySportz members on the weekends. In these upcoming matches, the team will compete against othe...

CHS Theater to perform fall production

The cast of “The 39 Steps” takes their places as inanimate objects for the first scene of the fall production during a rehearsal. Performances run from Nov. 12 to the 14 and tickets are available on ticketracker.com. PHOTO / NYSSA QIAO


November 10, 2015

The CHS Theater is to perform its fall production, “The 39 Steps,” from Nov. 12 to 14. The original 1935 film is about a man who tries to help a counterespionage agent but stands accused when the agent is killed. He must then go on the run to save himself as well as stop a spy ring that attempts...