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[THE GK PODCAST] Ep. 4: Golden Age Musicals with Rylan Hefner

November 30, 2020
Rylan Hefner joins Grace and Gavin in this episode to discuss classic musicals and how they are received in a more contemporary era of musical theater.

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.

Film Club continues movie nights through Netflix Party

Film Club continues movie nights through Netflix Party
May 19, 2020
Film Club, known for their Friday night screenings of previously decided on movies, attempts to carry on movie nights through the Chrome extension Netflix Party.

Reading in color: a synesthesia conversation

Reading in color: a synesthesia conversation
March 5, 2020
Juniors Isobel Alm, Rylan Hefner, and Lucia Granja talk about their experiences with grapheme color synesthesia, which allows them to associate colors with letters and numbers.

PHOTO STORY: Pep Fest highlights Spartan spirit

Junior Luka Shaker-Check yells into the microphone after he and his partner, junior Liam Lynch, won the ping-pong championship.
October 2, 2019
The annual homecoming Pep Fest happened on Friday, Sept. 27. Various activities included grade versus grade relay races, ping-pong finals, dodgeball finals, and team captain challenges. 

[PHOTO GALLERY] Annual lip sync competition brings audience to their feet

Junior Rylan Hefner, last year's fan-favorite performed
September 27, 2019
The audience cheered and applauded, with several standing ovations, after lip sync performances.

Clubs, groups welcome 9th graders at fair

September 9, 2019
Overview of the 2019-2020 Clubs Fair. Viewing the highlights, talking to club leaders, and interviewing the 9th graders.

[TRENDING] Ep. 2 with Rylan Hefner (The Oscars)

[TRENDING] Ep. 2 with Rylan Hefner (The Oscars)
February 28, 2019
Listen to Sophomores Liv Larsen and Rylan Hefner discuss the 2019 Oscars. 

Annual homecoming lip sync includes tap dancing, duets

Sophomore Rylan Hefner tap dances in front of the upper school while lip syncing.
September 27, 2018
This year's homecoming lip sync competition included tap dancing and a duet to "Man or Muppet" and "It's Raining Men."

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.

SPA THINKS: When should students start thinking about college?

SPA THINKS: When should students start thinking about college?
September 17, 2017
Four students share their opinions on when its best for students to start thinking about college.
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