Movie Musical Showdown: With Pitch Perfect movie coming out, students compare it with known movie series, High School Musical

Kris Otten, Entertainment Reporter

December 14, 2017

After two movies, “Pitch Perfect” will be coming out with a third film on Dec. 22. According to BuzzFeed, since its first release in 2012, “Pitch Perfect” has made over $100 million with a $17 million budget. People often contribute this popularity to the rise of incorporating singing and danc...

Students to participate in young adult cast musical productions during the summer

Students to participate in young adult cast musical productions during the summer


May 19, 2016

As the end of the school year approaches, many students look for activities to keep them busy in the summer. While many find summer jobs or vacation spots, junior Seth VanNatter has different plans. He said this summer he will play the character Carlos in “Legally Blonde” at the Booth Tarkington...

Top five movie musicals

Top five movie musicals


March 9, 2016

As fun as it is, theater-going is an expensive hobby: community theater ticket prices range from 10 to 50 dollars, and if you want to go somewhere professional, like Beef & Boards or Broadway in Indianapolis, the prices can skyrocket into the hundreds. Luckily, there are hundreds of movie versions ...

QUIZ: Are you more theatre or musical theatre?

This picture shows a rehearsal for the winter production,


February 9, 2016

Sure, we theatre people don’t always say it or even realize it, but when it comes to the classic theatre versus musical theatre debate, we all have an opinion. Some view musical theatre as overly-simplified fluff while others view theatre as just a less-exciting version of musical theatre. If you’re...