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‘Animal Farm’ cast soon will take one act competition by storm

‘Animal Farm’ cast soon will take one act competition by storm

Taylor Lee, Distrubution Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under Arts, Local Arts, Photo Slide Shows, Student Life

Last year’s One Act team performed “Scenes from Metamorphoses” and, for the first time in history, went to the Minnesota State High School League [MSHSL] State One Act competition. However, they did not Star at the competition, which is similar to receiving a trophy in sport competitions. The team ...

Importance in theater rises above actors onstage

Importance in theater rises above actors onstage

Ben Wicklund, Social Media Reporter

December 5, 2016


Filed under Arts

"All human happiness or misery takes the form of action," Greek philosopher Aristotle said in his famous Poetics. The ability to represent the thoughts and feelings of beings other than oneself in nothing but outward actions is a craft that few completely master. The importance of theater rises...

A new twist on a classic story, ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’

A new twist on a classic story, ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’

Kaitlyn Doyle, Photographer

October 2, 2014


Filed under Arts, Local Arts

This is everything but your boring, typical Shakespearean play. Director Haeri Tollefson has applied a new twist to an old classic. The play is grounded in comedy, but has a unique spin that takes an epic story from an outdated plot to a modern day theme. Prepare to be entertained by Midsummer’s Night Dream with an exotic setting. Midsummer’s Night Dream, written by ...