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Mary Burchill appears in ‘A Chorus Line’

Photo Courtesy Brad Madison
The Ordway put on the production ‘A Chorus Line’. The musical features 16 dancers and tells their story about how they started dancing and why they continue to stay dancing. Ally Burchill says, “In 10 years Mary will be starring on Broadway. Her passion for acting will keep her motivated and her talent will take her as far as she wants to go.”

Kleio Vrohidis, Online Editor

April 9, 2016

Walking down the halls, what would seem like the average high school student, is completely opposite. Junior Mary Burchill is far from average. "Triple threat" is a word that can greatly describe Mary. Since she exceeds in the arts, specifically, acting, singing and dancing, Mary has been able to s...

Sara Swartz, small town theater star making it big


Sara posing in front of the marquee lights that are outside of the drama building at CMU.

Isabel Boedigheimer, Head Copy Editor

October 26, 2015

Senior Sara Swartz was selected as one of the top 100 applicants to attend Carnegie Mellon University over the summer for a 6 week musical conservatory program. She never imagined the intensity of what would happen when she arrived. She had auditioning class, ballet class, acting class, singing class,...

‘Cinderella’ brings magic to the stage

Mary Burchill (’17) stand as Cinderella on stage during a rehearsal for the upcoming musical Cinderella. “I think my favorite part is the community that we form,” said Junior Emily Heidick. “There is just something about doing a show together that creates a family.”

Rachel LeMire, Photographer

May 16, 2015

This spring, the theatre welcomes a bit of magic to the stage. Joyful songs, dancing, and laughter will delight children and adults alike in the final school year production of 2015, "Cinderella". On May 8 and 9, the charming fairy tale will take place and marks the end of another successful ye...

Mary Burchill takes the stage

Photo by Kayley Winkleman Sophomore Mary Burchill is a talented student who has dedicated a substantial part of her life to theater. This dedicated and driven student has played many important roles in several plays and musicals. Being in theatrical productions is her passion and it is an important component to her life.

Ali Thul, Layout Editor

May 1, 2015

Sophomore Mary Burchill is a talented student who has dedicated a substantial part of her life to theater. This dedicated and driven student has played many important roles in several plays and musicals. Being in theatrical productions is her passion and it is an important component to her life. Burchill...

Trivia Crack latest teenage addiction

Trivia Crack latest teenage addiction

Samantha Flipp, Broadcast Field Reporter

December 22, 2014

Ask someone that is using their phone in class what they are doing, and they will most likely say that they are playing a new game called Trivia Crack. This trivia game has become something like an addiction to many people. This game is currently number one on the iTunes free app charts. No one needs t...

Junior high welcomes Belle and the Beast

Junior high welcomes Belle and the Beast

Rose Bruschu

May 16, 2014

A cast of Stillwater Junior High students performed Beauty and the Beast on May 1-3. The traditional Disney story of the beautiful Belle and the arrogant Beast was portrayed exactly like the movie. The costumes were specially made by a seamstress to ensure that the young actors and actresses looked their part. ...

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