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Students petition to stay in school

Screenshot of Peltier's petition
November 4, 2020

Yesterday, after the announcement about the move back to distance learning, a link was shared across the SPA community. When opened, it revealed a Change.org site titled "Petition To Continue Hybrid...

[GRADE LEVEL CHALLENGE]… SPA Student Body Trivia Edition

October 20, 2020
Junior Per Johnson and 9th Grader Violet Benson battle off to see who knows more about the SPA student body.

Under Milkwood cast announced

US Theater Director Eric Severson posted the cast list for Dylan Thomas' Under Milkwood, a show that will challenge the 33 actors cast as they take on multiple roles in a show with 67 characters.
October 8, 2020
The show includes a number of omniscient narrators, challenging the cast to embody multiple characters throughout the production.

Auditions generate excitement for fall play

Upper School students listen to US Fine Arts teacher Eric Severson as he explains the agenda of auditions.
September 21, 2019
Auditions for "The Madwoman of Chaillot" were held this past Thursday and Friday in the Driscoll commons.

[FILTERED] Who is your favorite superhero?

Students and faculty took to Snapchat, to share their favorite superhero with answers ranging from Spiderman to Thanos.
May 2, 2019
Students and faculty took to Snapchat, to share their favorite superhero with answers ranging from Spiderman to Thanos.

Ninth graders perform Romeo and Juliet at VeronaFest

Ninth graders perform Romeo and Juliet at VeronaFest
March 13, 2019
Ninth graders took on scenes from the famous play "Romeo and Juliet" and performed in front of their grade in the Huss Auditorium.

The Winter One Acts captivate with the hilarious but strange

The Winter One Acts captivate with the hilarious but strange
February 1, 2019
The Upper School Winter One Acts were everything and more, with student-directed and fantastically peculiar performances.

[FILTERED] What’s your favorite song?

SPA students took to Snapchat to share their favorite song.
January 24, 2019
Students took to Snapchat, to share their favorite song with answers ranging from "Baby" to "Mo Bamba."

Every(man) examines the themes of life

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