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Underwood and Royal take the stage

After a long performance, Underwood and W. Royal take their bows.

by Elizabeth Anderson, Mackenzie Berry, Emily Webb, and Jacob Blue

January 8, 2020

Two veteran actors have been cast in small but critical roles in the spring production of Newsies. Underwood and W. Royal, antique typewriters, have been featured in film and television for more than a century. After their retirement in the 1950’s, they are excited to return to the stage followi...

Actors feel like “Kings Of New York” at Newsies callbacks: Photo of the day 12/10/19

Senior David Kominars sings for his callback.

by Gabby North, Reporter

December 11, 2019

On December 9, callbacks were held for drama’s spring musical Newsies! The competition was fierce, with over 30 students called back for various lead roles, the largest callback it has been in years.  After completing a week of rigorous auditions, students were excited to further show off their t...

Extra! Extra! Newsies auditions in full swing: Photo of the Day 12/8/19

Thays Sena, Natalie Rhodes, Lydia Knotts, Natalie Roth, and Cara Bond finish strong on their dance audition.

by Emily Webb, Editor-in-Chief

December 9, 2019

Extra! Extra! Read all about it!  Auditions for the spring musical, Newsies, have just wrapped up. Forty-eight potential cast members came together to show off the best of their acting, singing, and dancing skills.  Two weeks prior to auditions, interested students received an audition preparation packet. I...

Footloose stage manager shares his behind the-scenes view

Shayden Jamison works in the booth during a tech rehearsal

by Natalie Roth, Reporter

May 3, 2018

Tech week spanned the last  days of the Footloose production schedule, which  means only one thing: complete and utter chaos. Techies and actors alike scramble across the auditorium to pull together every last line and note of the show and try to make each second as engaging as possible.  Footlo...

Class of 2018: 16 days until Footloose Tech seniors say farewell to the stage

Techie seniors (from left to right: Abby Maloid, Rozmia Fattah, and Shayden Jamison) pose on stage for day 16 of the countdown

by Natalie Roth, Reporter

May 1, 2018

Let me take you back to the closing night of LHS’s 2018 musical, Footloose. As actors and techies alike gather around for the last circle up (a pre-show warm-up for all members of the show), a bittersweet moment is shared. Memories of past and present shows flood back to everybody in the circle. For...

News for January 19, 2018

by Lancer Media

January 19, 2018

Today is the last day to place an online yearbook pre-order through Herff Jones. Seniors, this will be your last chance to get your name printed on your yearbook! There will only be a limited supply available to buy at the end of the school year for an increased price.  See Mrs. Bozzonetti in room A...

Audition for the Addams Family spring musical: Photo of the day 1/8/16

Sign up for auditions now!

by Emma Wynkoop, Reporter

January 9, 2017

Sign ups for auditions for the spring musical, The Addams Family, are posted outside of the drama room (D101) for both aspiring actors and tech members. The auditions will be held over the course of three days after school. January 24th will be singing auditions, the 25th will be acting, and the ...

“The Sound of Music” cast and crew perform for middle schools: Photo of the Day 4/14/2016

Lancer Media goes behind the scenes of The Sound of Music

by Bridget Murphy, Reporter

April 15, 2016

Students from New Market Middle School and Windsor Knolls Middle School came to watch this year's musical, The Sound of Music. The middle school shown is a first opportunity for a performance with an audience and a last opportunity to fix mistakes before opening night. Classes also saw the play. It i...

The halls are alive with “The Sound of Music”

The halls are alive with

by Lancer Media

April 13, 2016

Climb every mountain, search every day, follow every rainbow, 'til you find the play! This year's Spring musical is The Sound of Music. The show will be performed April 15th, 16th, 17th, 23rd, and 24th. If pre-ordered,  tickets are $10. Tickets are available on the LHS Drama and Dance site a...

Photo of the Day 4/2/2014: Curtains previewed for middle school

Photo of the Day 4/2/2014: Curtains previewed for middle school

by Angelica Burr, Reporter

April 2, 2014

The spring musical opened today with a performance for New Market Middle School. The official opening night is Thursday, April 3rd at 7:00 pm and performances continue Friday, April 4th at 7:00 pm, April 5th at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm, and April 6th at 2:00 pm. Tickets are on sale in advance for $9.00...

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