As I watch the students of Homestead High School this year I am struck by their lateness: to school, to class, to rehearsals, to meetings, the list goes on. Being late is unacceptable. While that sounds harsh, it’s the truth and something that should be said more often. I don’t care if you’re attending a … More Early Is On Time; On Time Is Late; Late Is Unacceptable
We are looking for one Stage Manager for The Tempest! The role of the stage manager is especially important to the director in rehearsals. Here the director and the stage manager work side by side, with the stage manager recording the director’s decisions about blocking and notes for the actors, keeping track of logistical and … More Stage Manager Needed for “The Tempest”
We are looking for one Assistant Director for The Tempest! The Director’s Assistant is a person who works closely with the director throughout the production process. They are involved starting from the workshops, during rehearsals and through the last show. They must be well organized, flexible, and have a good overview of the production process. … More Assistant Director Needed for “The Tempest”
They are finally here! The Tempest Workshops for our Devised Theatre Project! I know, I know, we haven’t mounted Fiddler on the Roof yet, such is the life of a HHS theatre kid. With this year’s spring play, I’m doing something a little different, I’m casting the show during the workshops. So for the workshops make … More “The Tempest” Workshops
“Don’t forget your lines” I kept saying to myself! It was the day of our presentations and I was as prepared as could be. For the last two to three weeks of class we had been practicing our lines, blocking and motions but my problem was nerves. When I practiced with my friends, I could … More Let go and Act by Michael Morway
The 2016 One Act competition class worked all 1st trimester on creating a show to compete with at their state competition. Their hard work paid off when they walked away with 10 awards: Critics Choice Award Outstanding Ensemble Award Outstanding Stage Crew Award Outstanding Director Award Outstanding Actor: Emma Zander Outstanding Actor: Lauren Burghardt Outstanding … More One Act made a film…
We open the world of Fiddler on the Roof in one month and rehearsals are going well. Check out this video from last nights rehearsal!