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All That Jazz

All That Jazz

Sydney Van Horn and Emily Peachee

May 21, 2016


Filed under Performing Arts

The Midlothian High School Theatre Department finished its 2015-2016 play schedule with a bang with the production of Chicago, directed by Katherine Baugher and senior Daisy Bedser. Chicago opens with the whole cast front and center on the stage, performing All That Jazz in front of the amazing pit orchestra a...

Making Beautiful Music: Chorus News!

Making Beautiful Music: Chorus News!

May 19, 2016


Filed under Performing Arts

The next Chorus Boosters meeting will be held Monday, June 6th, at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. Calling ALL Show Choir Parents! A special meeting for the 2016-2017 Show Choir parents will be held on Monday, June 6, at 7 p.m. in the auditorium.  We have exciting plans for next year and would l...

Fierce

Fierce

Caroleena McNeil

May 17, 2016


Filed under A & E, Visual Arts

A True Masterpiece of a Night

A True Masterpiece of a Night

Neha Kulkarni, Editor-in-Chief

May 16, 2016


Filed under A & E, Visual Arts

On Tuesday evening, May 10, 2016, AP art students showcased their art to the Midlothian community in the Open Commons. With various styles and types, including mixed media, 3D design, photo, and graphics. Many parents, former students, and siblings came to admire the work that the art students, both jun...

Bailey Carpenter Earns Recognition at National Level for Photography

Bailey Carpenter Earns Recognition at National Level for Photography

April 25, 2016


Filed under A & E, Visual Arts

Congratulations to Bailey Carpenter, who recently earned a Scholastic Arts and Writing silver medal for photography at the national level. The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, founded in 1923, have become the nation's most comprehensive program of its kind. Each year thousands of students subm...

Artistic Talent on Display

Artistic Talent on Display

Emily Junkmann, Staff Writer

April 21, 2016


Filed under A & E, Visual Arts

On April 16th and 17th, teachers from throughout Chesterfield County displayed the best works of art made by their students. This year the Fine Arts Festival was held at Thomas Dale High School. Mrs. Myer, the 3D-design teacher, said, “My favorite part of the festival is setting the display up and watch...

Evan Arents Selected for All-Virginia Band

Evan Arents Selected for All-Virginia Band

Merrill Livingston, Staff Writer

April 19, 2016


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

1) What inspired you to join band? I was inspired to join band because my parents performed in band when they were younger, and my family had a long musical background, so it seemed natural that I become educated in that musical field. Also, a lot of my friends joined as well. 2) What kind of music...

‘Tis Theater Season

‘Tis Theater Season

Emily Peachee and Eddie Thomas

April 18, 2016


Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

On Friday, April 8th, the Theater Community at Midlothian High School eagerly gathered in the auditorium to hear the thrilling news about the play schedule for next year. Ryan Gallagher and Katherine Baugher have led the theatre department for numerous years and have created a prestigious reputation ar...

Batman, Incorporated

Batman, Incorporated

Taylor Coy

April 13, 2016


Filed under A & E, Creative Corner, Visual Arts

  Taylor Coy drew piece, titled Batman: Incorporated. He say, "The inspiration that helped me draw this first in pencil then in Pen drew from Frank Miller's classic graphic novel, The Dark Knight Returns."  

Inception

Inception

Nola Thomas

April 13, 2016


Filed under A & E, Creative Corner, Visual Arts

Daisy once told me the rocks are stars. The sun is infinite emptiness eroding time and space, and we are but travelers finding our destination, our place, in a dying universe. And it was the wind that constructed the sky- an abysmal blue and billowing surface, veiling the black, au...

Run to Stand Still

Run to Stand Still

Marion Cline

April 13, 2016


Filed under A & E, Creative Corner, Visual Arts

Even as I hold my pen, I quiver. There’s an earthquake, a deep tremor, coursing through these dark blue veins. Frankly, I prefer thinking over writing, but when I’m too tired to think, when I feel the capillaries in my mind ready to burst, that is when I write. Writing has proven to be a physiological...

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