CHS Theater prepares for Studio One Acts, holds auditions for fall production

Charlotte Seidensticker, student director for Studio One Acts and senior, meets with the cast of her production to discuss the setup of the stage. Seidensticker said she appreciates the fact that student directors are able to design each aspect of their stages.

Alanna Wu

September 22, 2017

CHS Theater is currently rehearsing and building stages for the student-directed Studio One Acts, which will take place Sept. 28 to 30. The four acts are entitled: “Pizza: A Love Story,” “Last Minute Adjustments,” “The Role of Della” and “From the Mouths of Babes.” In addition, auditi...

CHS Theater to perform spring production

The CHS Theater will perform its newest
 rendition of “Charlotte’s Web” from Feb. 9 to 11. Tickets are available at the bookstore or on ticketracker.com.

Nyssa Qiao

February 17, 2017

The CHS Theater will perform its rendition of “Charlotte’s Web” Feb. 9 to 11. Tickets are available online or at ticketracker.com. Jim Peterson, director of theatre and film, said via email, “We produced this play back in ‘93 or ‘94, with (teacher Amanda) Richmond playing Charlotte. Another...

CHS Theater prepares for upcoming Studio One Acts

CHS Theater prepares for upcoming Studio One Acts

Nyssa Qiao, Feature editor

September 2, 2016

The CHS Theater recently started rehearsals for the Studio One Acts. The acts will run from Sept. 22 to 24. This year, the five acts are: “Blind Date,” “The Curious Act of Critique,” “Drugs Are Bad,” “On the Porch One Crisp Spring Morning” and “Roll Over, Beethoven.” Junior Laure...

CHS students to perform spring musical

CHS students to perform spring musical


March 1, 2016

The CHS theater is to hold auditions for the spring musical, “Godspell.” According to director John Burlace, the show is a series of songs and moralistic stories taken from familiar Biblical references. Sophomore Grace Plaskett plans to audition for the musical and said she was excited for the d...

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...

CHS Theater prepares for “The 39 Steps”


September 28, 2015

Jim Peterson, director of theatre and film, has recently been preparing for “The 39 Steps,” which has performances scheduled for Nov. 12, 13, and 14. Rehearsals begin on Sept. 28. Mr. Peterson described the play by saying, “The idea was that they took The 39 Steps, which is an Alfred Hitchcock...

CHS Theater to perform Studio One Acts

Cast and crew members prepare for a dress rehearsal in the Studio Theater. Performances run Oct. 1 to 3 and students can buy tickets on ticketracker.com and the bookstore. NYSSA QIAO / PHOTO


September 27, 2015

The CHS Theater is currently preparing for their upcoming production, the Studio One Acts, which students will perform from Oct. 1 to 3. There are four separate acts: “Backflip,” “The Future is in Your Tiny Hands,” “Appearances” and “Arabian Nights.” Junior Tanner Chaille plays Steven,...