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Review: Beauty and the Beast commands standing ovations

Review: Beauty and the Beast commands standing ovations

by Madeline Williamson, Reporter

April 15, 2019

Throughout the weekend, Beauty and Beast drew larger and larger crowds as word of mouth spread about the near-professional production. Co-Director Angela Smithhisler said, "I am extremely proud of the students! This was the first time selling out two of the three nights for the drama department whi...

Beau Cameron hopes to overpower the competition as Captain America

Beau Cameron hopes to overpower the competition as Captain America

by Emily Webb and Emily Watson

March 1, 2019

Beau Cameron is one of 12 contestants competing for the Mr. Linganore 2019 title. In honor of this year’s theme, A Night of Firsts, Cameron will be portraying Captain America, the first Avenger. Cameron’s interpretation of his character has a fresh angle. “I chose my character not becaus...

Drama deep in rehearsal for spring musical “Beauty and the Beast”: Photo of the Day 2/9/19

Drama deep in rehearsal for spring musical “Beauty and the Beast”: Photo of the Day 2/9/19

by Thomas French, Repoter

February 11, 2019

On February 6, the cast of the musical Beauty and the Beast worked on the prologue with Mr. Dan Lake, the assistant director. Natalie Roth (Young Prince), Ashley Perise (Enchantress) practiced the setting of the curse with the two student directors Maggie Clugston and Beau Cameron. With the musical in...

Graduate Robisch makes Mice, a short film, with the help of theater students

Graduate Robisch makes Mice, a short film, with the help of theater students

by Cara Bond and Jacob Blue

January 6, 2019

On January 3, 4, and 5, alumni and former theater student Lincoln Robisch (Class of 2017), along with his film team from Towson University, gathered in the auditorium to begin filming for Robisch’s short film, Mice. Based on John Steinbeck’s acclaimed novel Of Mice and Men, Robisch’s film showcases...

After school tech theater meeting starts off fall season: Photo of the Day 9/22/18

After school tech theater meeting starts off fall season: Photo of the Day 9/22/18

by Cara Bond, Reporter

September 22, 2018

On September 14, members of the stage crew for the fall play Almost, Maine met with actors in D101 for an informational meeting. At 2:30, Mrs. Angela Smithhisler, the director of the fall play, addressed the cast and crew as a whole. Smithhisler reviewed the expectations of a theater company with the s...

Drama announces “Almost, Maine” and “Beauty and the Beast”: Photo of the day 6/11/18

Drama announces “Almost, Maine” and “Beauty and the Beast”:  Photo of the day 6/11/18

by Natalie Roth, Reporter

June 11, 2018

On June 10, LHS drama lovers gathered in the school's auditorium for the one of the most exciting theater events of the year: the Drama Banquet. The night started out with 31 inductions into the ITS (International Thespian Society), then moved onto the actor vs. techie games. Here, selected members from each group are pitted against each othe...

Cast rehearses vocals for Footloose: Photo of the Day 3/23/2018

Cast rehearses vocals for Footloose: Photo of the Day 3/23/2018

by Asher Curtis, Reporter

March 23, 2018

On March 23, the cast of Linganore’s production of Footloose gathered for another rehearsal after school. With the first performance only about a month away, the cast is getting ready for the final stretch.  The vocal group for the song “Let's Hear it for the Boy” worked with Mr. Damon Dye o...

Come see The Addams Family: Photo of the Day 4/6/17

Come see The Addams Family: Photo of the Day 4/6/17

by Madison Reeley, Reporter

April 6, 2017

  The LHS drama department has been hard at work on their latest production, The Addams Family. Tonight, April 6th at 7:00 p.m., is opening night for the event. Shows are also on April 7 at 7:00 p.m., April 8 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., and April 9 at 2:00 p.m.   The show i...

Macy Armagost performs her heart out on the stage

Macy Armagost performs her heart out on the stage

by Emma Wynkoop, Reporter

January 20, 2017

What do Ariel, Louisa Von Trapp, and Tessie Hutchison have in common? They've all  been brought to life by sophomore Macy Armagost. Macy has been in eight local shows so far, and has taken several years of vocal lessons. She's performed with a local community theatre, Spotlight Musical Theatre as well as Linganore s...

One-act play awakens audience to a thespian’s greatest fear: “The Actor’s Nightmare”

One-act play awakens audience to a thespian’s greatest fear: “The Actor’s Nightmare”

by Emma Wynkoop, Reporter

November 10, 2016

Imagine waking up and being thrown on stage in front of a massive audience, forced perform a show you've never heard of. This scenario is the reality of accountant George Spelvin, played by senior Garrett Wiehler, in Linganore's fall drama, "The Actor's Nightmare." The second of the three one-a...

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