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The Wizard of Oz Sparkles

The Wizard of Oz Sparkles

Rachel Bybee and Brent Novey

November 19, 2018

The Midlothian community flocked to see Midlothian’s Theatre Department perform the Wizard of Oz on November 15, 16, and 17.  The fine Midlothian High orchestra, directed by Mr. Taylor Fletcher, and crew behind stage helped bring the production to life. Mrs. Katherine Baugher and senior Peyton St...

Auditions Begin Soon for the Winter Play!

Auditions Begin Soon for the Winter Play!

Brent Novey and Mrs. Katherine Baugher

November 15, 2018

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time A mystery with a marvelous twist. Nov 19 & 20, 2018 3-6 in the Midlo Theatre! Wear clothes you can move around in....

Honors Theater Students Expand Their Talents

Honors Theater Students Expand Their Talents

Rachel Bybee, A&E Editor

November 6, 2018

Recently, Midlo Theatre Director Mrs. Katherine Baugher tasked the Honors Theater students with writing a monologue on a deceased person that somehow impacted the world. The students excitedly went their separate ways to write and share their ideas. They critiqued each other’s monologues to perf...

Midlo Middle and High Students Make Beautiful Music Together

Midlo Middle and High Students Make Beautiful Music Together

Anna Chen, Entertainment Editor

October 31, 2018

On October 24, 2018, Midlothian High School hosted a joint orchestra concert with Midlothian Middle School. Beginning at 7 pm, both middle and high school students gathered in the auditorium for their first orchestra concert of the year. Over one hundred students worked together and delivered nine songs...

Barefoot Brings Dancing to Life

Barefoot Brings Dancing to Life

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 31, 2018

Every day after school, Senior Sydney Barefoot works with the cast of Midlo's production of The Wizard of Oz as the show's choreographer. Barefoot takes on this extra responsibility, along with her work with Midlo Trojanettes and Midlo's show choir, Just For Show. Barefoot has choreographed three o...

Midlo’s Merry Munchkins

Midlo’s Merry Munchkins

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 15, 2018

With Midlo’s fall musical, The Wizard of Oz, rapidly approaching, Mrs. Katherine Baugher has assembled her cast of munchkins, comprised of children from Midlo’s faculty, as well as actors from the show’s ensemble. Why cast children in The Wizard of Oz? The Wizard of Oz is so generational. Generations of...

Trojan Band Bursts Shows True Colors

Trojan Band Bursts Shows True Colors

ZInzi Symister and Maddie Burke

October 15, 2018

On Saturday October 13, 2018, eighteen bands from across Virginia gathered at Midlothian High School to perform at the 13th annual Showcase of the Bands, hosted by the Trojan Marching Band. Hosting the event prevented Midlo from competing against the other bands, but they performed last as an e...

Theatre Department Announces The Wizard of Oz Cast

Theatre Department Announces The Wizard of Oz Cast

Rachel Bybee and Brent Novey

September 21, 2018

Cast of The Wizard of Oz Dorothy - Sophia Nadder Toto - Alexis Muse Auntie Em -  Caitlin Wright Uncle Henry - Brent Novey Zeke/Lion - Cohen Steele Hickory/Tinman - Hunter Pearson Hunk/Scarecrow - Yosef Collins Miss Gulch/Wicked Witch - Rachel Bybee Professor/Wizard of Oz - Jake Feldpausch Glinda - Brooke...

Midlo Students Follow The Yellow Brick Road

Midlo Students Follow The Yellow Brick Road

Rachel Bybee and Brent Novey

September 19, 2018

On September 12 and 18, pushed back due to Hurricane Florence, auditions for The Wizard of Oz took place in the auditorium. Over one hundred students scrambled to collect their audition numbers and scripts. Supervising the auditions were none other than Mrs. Katherine Baugher and senior Peyton Strange....

Claim Your Place Over the Rainbow!

Claim Your Place Over the Rainbow!

Rachel Bybee and Mrs. Katherine Baugher

September 7, 2018

The Wizard of Oz Auditions NEEDED: flying monkeys, crows, winkies, poppies, apple throwing trees, witches, wizards, munchkins, a scarecrow, tinman, lion, and a girl looking for home. Sept 12, 13, & 14, 2018 3:15-6 in the Midlo Theatre (Wear clothing you can move in!)  ...

Goodbye for Now

Goodbye for Now

Rachel Bybee, Midlo Scoop Staff

June 4, 2018

On May 26, 2018, Midlothian’s Center Stage Company met in the theater for another once-in-a-year meeting.  The new inductees kicked off the meeting with hilarious skits and cry-laughing references. With the theme “Blast From the Past,” everyone dressed up as a character from a past show. It was an inc...

We’ll Miss You, Mrs. Graham

We’ll Miss You, Mrs. Graham

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

June 4, 2018

For 35 years, Mrs. Michelle Graham has filled the halls of Midlothian High School with beautiful music. As the chorus director, she teaches Advanced Mixed Chorus, Chamber Ensemble; Jazz Show Choir, Just For Show; Girls Show Choir, City Lights; Vocal Ensemble; and Piano Lab. Along with her classes, Mrs. Grah...

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