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CHS students explain ‘Hamilton’s sudden popularity as it comes to a closer location

CHS students explain ‘Hamilton’s  sudden popularity as it comes to a closer location

Hannah Glazier, Entertainment reporter

September 16, 2016

“I definitely recommend the musical, even if you're not into musical theatre. I feel so much more connected to the history because I have seen a really cool interpretation,” Reese said. “Give it a listen because it's a really powerful show and it'll change your life.”

History has its eyes on ‘Hamilton’: Unique soundtrack soars above expectations

History has its eyes on ‘Hamilton’: Unique soundtrack soars above expectations

blogs

December 2, 2015

This week, I decided to finally hop on the musical theatre bandwagon and talk about “Hamilton.” The buzz about this new musical has been crazy; in fact, within four months of opening, it has become the most popular musical currently on Broadway, according to a list from broadway.com. In addition,...

Little Women Musical to run Sept. 24 to 26

Little Women Musical to run Sept. 24 to 26

entertainment

September 21, 2015

Little Women at Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre Impresses Audience with Talented Performances, Interesting Plot Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre is currently showing Louisa May Alcott’s classic novel, Little Women in a more modern fashion:  through a near Broadway-quality musical directed by Michael ...

Disney’s hit ‘Frozen’ to become Broadway musical

Disney’s hit ‘Frozen’ to become Broadway musical

entertainment

February 27, 2014

When Lauren Searl, theater student and junior, tagged along with her mom and sister to watch “Frozen” for the first time last December, she did not have huge expectations. However, she ended up enjoyed the movie a lot more than she thought she would. Searl later went on to see it three more times...

Applied Music students to travel to New York Jan. 17

Beats

January 13, 2014

Students in the Applied Music classes plan to travel to New York City to see three Broadway shows and take part in workshops with featured Broadway performers on Jan. 17. The trip will conclude on Jan. 19. Choral director Lamonte Kuskye said, “Seeing kids see New York and see their first Broadway...

Come and meet those dancing feet

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April 29, 2008

By: Maria Lamagna <mlamagna@hilite.org> The performing arts department will present its production of “42nd Street” starting next Thursday. Featuring tap dancing and traditional Broadway style, the show will diverge from the fairy tales presented over the past several years and return t...