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Go With the Flow: With ComedySportz competition season beginning, members, sponsor reflect on lessons, benefits of comedy

Go With the Flow: With ComedySportz competition season beginning, members, sponsor reflect on lessons, benefits of comedy

Marvin Fan

January 24, 2019


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Online Only, Print, Recent Updates, Uncategorized

Every week, Piper Dafforn, team captain of ComedySportz and senior, and other ComedySportz members can be found practicing improvisation in preparation for upcoming competitions. In these competitions, the team members compete with other high schools using audience suggestions and improvisation ...

Females of Peter and the StarCatcher: The February production features several females playing male roles, challenging the idea of a male-dominated theater

Females of Peter and the StarCatcher: The February production features several females  playing male roles, challenging the idea of a male-dominated theater

Kassandra Darnell

January 25, 2018


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Print, Recent Updates

Gender bending within theater has been a common practice since the ancient times and is mostly associated with roles written by William Shakespeare. Back then, having a typically female role played by a male actor only occurred because it was not seen as acceptable for women to act in any kind of pl...

ComedySportz team prepares for matches

ComedySportz team prepares for matches

Jessica Konrad

November 6, 2017


Filed under CLUBS, NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

The ComedySportz team has begun to prepare for its matches in the spring. Members prepare by attending rehearsals after school on Fridays. During these rehearsals, professional ComedySportz actors lead the team in improv exercises and critique the team members’ individual performances. ComedySportz sponso...

ComedySportz team prepares for season

ComedySportz team prepares for season

Jessica Konrad

October 10, 2017


Filed under CLUBS, NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

The ComedySportz team has recently begun to prepare for its upcoming season in the spring. The team meets after school on Fridays to practice improv games and improve their comedic skills. According to Piper Dafforn, ComedySportz member and junior, learning how to play these games is one of the mos...

ComedySportz team begins to prepare for upcoming season

ComedySportz team begins to prepare for upcoming season

Jessica Konrad

September 20, 2017


Filed under CLUBS, NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates

Following the announcement of this year’s ComedySportz members, the ComedySportz team has begun to prepare for their upcoming season. The team will begin to practice after school on Fridays. This year’s team includes a larger number of new members than has been typical for ComedySportz, in prior ye...