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The Unsung Heroes

The Unsung Heroes

Eddie Thomas, Staff Writer

March 23, 2016


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

Some of Midlo’s finest spend most of their time covered in sawdust and paint, while they run around in the shadows behind the curtain of the stage. Currently headed by Theater Productions teacher Ryan Gallagher, who dedicates his time daily to teach and guide Midlothian students in the strenuous set bu...

Superior Sounds

Superior Sounds

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer

March 21, 2016


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

Every year, both the orchestra and band groups from Midlothian High School venture to their graded performance assessment to perform the music each group has practiced for the past semester. Each group is graded and judged during its performance. After the performance, they travel inside a sight-read...

Deadpool: A History

Deadpool: A History

Dominique Spencer, Page Editor

March 7, 2016


Filed under A & E

Deadpool,  directed by Tim Miller, and based on Fabian Nicieza’s comic of the same name, hit Midlothian theaters February 12. Deadpool explores Wade Winston Wilson’s (Ryan Reynolds) story, as a former Special Services operative turned anti-hero, who searches for the man who destroyed his life. Mi...

Choral Students Shine Brightly

Choral Students Shine Brightly

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer

February 21, 2016


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

On Friday, February 19, 2016, Midlothian Chorus hosted its annual Night of Stars Scholarship Fundraiser. Midlothian choral groups, City Lights, Pitch Perfect, and Just For Show premiered their competition performances with a night filled with  cheer and delight. The performances were supported by the Show C...

Artist of the Month

Artist of the Month

Dominique Spencer

February 19, 2016


Filed under A & E, Visual Arts

Artists garner much from their work. Sculpture artists gain new ways to see the world by creating designs from what they enjoy, and painters gain a better understanding of their idea of beauty and wonder through painting. While talking to senior Cara Boim, the Midlo Scoop learned about an artist's life f...

A Twist on the Classic

A Twist on the Classic

Sydney Van Horn and Emily Peachee

February 13, 2016


Filed under A & E

Instead of sticking to the well-known classic The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn, written by Mark Twain, Midlo theater teacher Mr. Ryan Gallagher chose a different path, composing his own adaptation. The play kicked off on Thursday, February 11, the first of a three night performance. As an unexpected ...

The Holiday Grooves

The Holiday Grooves

Bobby Stout, Staff Writer

December 18, 2015


Filed under A & E

On December 10th, Midlothian High School had something to beam about, apart from cute Christmas sweaters and contagious holiday spirit: the Winter Music Assembly.  The concert overflowed with holiday spirit, delivering beautiful renditions of holiday songs through both vocal performances and instrume...

Just a Dream

Just a Dream

Sydney Van Horn, Staff Writer

December 18, 2015


Filed under A & E

On Thursday, November 19th, Midlothian High School Theatre debuted its fall play, A Secret in the Wings. Midlo’s finest came together to produce an interesting, yet modern, twist on Charles Perrault’s Beauty and the Beast, along with a few other forgotten fairytales. The dark nature of some of t...

A Night in the Spotlight

A Night in the Spotlight

Eddie Thomas, Staff Writer

November 12, 2015


Filed under A & E

On Friday, November 6th, Mrs. Baugher and Mr. Gallagher stood in the front of the auditorium to welcome all to the annual Midlo Theatre Night, an opportunity for theatre students to show off what they have done in class to their family and friends. The theatre was filled with bone chilling screams and ...

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