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Plan A to B to C: Chicago canceled, Rent canceled, pre-show traditions stay alive

Although the show has been canceled, the musical participates shared many happy memories together.
May 15, 2020
This Friday, May 15, would have been the Upper School Spring Musical’s opening night for "Chicago". But due to the Covid-19 pandemic outbreak, all "Chicago" performances have officially been canceled.

SIX cast previews their Ordway performance at Mall of America

The SIX cast performs a scene from the musical. After their performances in November and December in Minneapolis, they will be performing on Broadway.
November 7, 2019
Six, a musical which focuses on the six wives of King Henry VIII came to the Mall of America on Oct. 23. They will be performing in Minnesota next month.

Spring Musical transports audience into twisted fairy tales

Jack, played by senior Max Moen, sings
May 20, 2019
This 2019 version of Into the Woods was a successful performance, beautifully executed.

The Making of a Musical, Part 1: New and Old Thespians

May 14, 2018
9th grader Gavin Kimmel and senior Maya Shrestha share their experiences rehearsing in this year's musical, Rent.

Les Miserables wins 14 Spotlight theater awards

The Spotlight Theater Awards have selected St. Paul Academy and Summit School's Les Miserables to play at the Orpheum on June 13.
May 27, 2016
The cast of the US Theater's spring musical, Les Miserables will perform selections from the musical at the Orpheum on June 13.

GALLERY and SONGS: Students perform anticipated musical Les Miserables

Marius (Justin Zanaska) holds Eponine (Taylor Reints) as she dies singing A Little Fall of Rain after being shot in battle.
May 24, 2016
See a gallery from Friday night's performance of Les Miserables at St. Paul Academy and Summit School and listen to clips of the songs from the show.

Upper School students take part in Middle School musical

Upper School students take part in Middle School musical
March 12, 2014

Once they leave eighth grade, most Upper Schoolers don’t give much thought to Middle School theater. However, a handful of US musicians help out once a year with the Middle School musical. This year,...

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