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[THEATER REVIEW] Audiences go mad for fall play

[THEATER REVIEW] Audiences go mad for fall play

Charlie Johnson, The Rubicon

December 17, 2019

Laughter echoed through the school as the Upper School put on the first theater production of the year: The Madwoman of Chaillot.

[EPISODE 3] Fall Play Behind the Scenes: The Music

Henry Burkhardt, Photo / Video

November 7, 2019

Musicians are practicing for the Upper School Fall Play, The Madwomen of Chaillot. The play will premiere on Nov. 22 in the Huss Center.

[EPISODE 2] Fall Play Behind the Scenes: Rehearsal

Henry Burkhardt, Photo / Video

October 15, 2019

Rehearsals have now started for the Upper School Fall Play, The Madwomen of Chaillot. The play will premiere on Nov. 22 in the Huss Center.  

[ARTS BRIEF] Cast announced for fall play

[ARTS BRIEF] Cast announced for fall play

Arts Brief

September 23, 2019

Seniors Ananya Narayan, Annika Findlay, and Tina Wilkens, and junior Gracie Tilney-Kaemmer will play "The Madwomen"

[EPISODE 1] Fall Play Behind the Scenes: Auditions

Henry Burkhardt

September 23, 2019

Auditions for the Upper School Fall Play (The Madwomen of Chaillot) were held on Sep. 19 and 20. The play will premiere on Nov. 22 in the Huss Center.

Auditions generate excitement for fall play

Upper School students listen to US Fine Arts teacher Eric Severson as he explains the agenda of auditions.

Annika Rock, RubicOnline

September 21, 2019

Auditions for "The Madwoman of Chaillot" were held this past Thursday and Friday in the Driscoll commons.

Fall play Every(man) hits audience with truth about modern world

Senior Rachael Johnson plays Goods.

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

November 19, 2018

Fall play Every(man) confronts the discomfort of inevitable mortality.

Every(man) examines the themes of life

US Theater director stands in an illustration from Every(man), the play he will direct this fall.

Kat St. Martin-Norburg, The Rubicon Editor

September 25, 2018

Theater Department Director Eric Severson has anounced that the fall play for 2018 is Everyman. It incorporates characters as metaphors for life themes, which will hopefully cause the audience and actors to reflect on the world and people's roles. The play will be on Nov. 16 and 17 in the Huss Center.

[THEATER REVIEW] The Secret in the Wings created unique and refreshing entertainment

Junior Max Moen grieves in front of a group of faceless singers during rehearsal.

Noah Raaum, Videographer

November 22, 2017

The Secret in the Wings is a play full of twisted fairy tales, nightmares and death.

As You Like It offers Shakespearean gender bender

As You Like It brings up topics like gender identity which are relevant in today's society. The illustration shows a transformation of a shakespearean character from woman to man.

Jack Benson, The Rubicon Editor

September 30, 2016

The second fall play in the Huss Center for the Performing Arts is As You Like It by William Shakespeare.

Singers and music play vital role in upcoming The Caucasian Chalk Circle

The cast of the Caucasian Chalk Circle rehearses in the Sarah Converse Auditorium.

Netta Kaplan, Copy Editor

November 22, 2013

With the fall play The Caucasian Chalk Circle fast approaching, students are working hard to make sure they know all their lines and blocking. But some actors have another part to work on: music. The play is narrated by a singer, played by senior Emily Ross, who is accompanied by a group of four mus...