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Farewell to the Spotlight

Farewell to the Spotlight

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer
June 1, 2017
Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

On the evening of Saturday, May 27, 2017, Theater Partisans, cast, and crew gathered on the stage of Midlothian High School to celebrate another year of fun and frolic. The night started with inductees performing pieces of art conforming to the theme: Out Of This World. The inductees then gathere...

Les Misérables

Les Misérables

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor
May 15, 2017
Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

On May 11th, 12th, and 13th, Midlo’s Theater Department put on strong performances of the musical, Les Misérables, co-directed by Mrs. Katherine Baugher and Sean Dudley. The show sold out two nights in a row and left audiences in awe. The unique set was designed by Micah Mitten and built by Midlo's st...

Peter and The Starcatcher

Peter and The Starcatcher

Emily Peachee and Sydney Van Horn
December 2, 2016
Filed under Performing Arts

The Midlothian High School Theatre Department put on their fall production of Peter and the Starcatcher on November 17th, 18th, and 19th. This show transformed the school's auditorium into a fairytale setting that taught audiences how Peter Pan earned his name and how the Captain got his hook. Peter an...

Take a Trip to Neverland

Take a Trip to Neverland

Emily Peachee, Managing Editor
November 15, 2016
Filed under Performing Arts

Come help Midlo's Theater Department set the stage for a high seas adventure on November 17th, 18th, and 19th. Peter and the Starcatcher will entertain audiences with an assortment of pirates, sailors, mermaids, and a group of comedic lost boys. This prequel to Peter Pan includes an extravagant qu...

The Show Must Go On

The Show Must Go On

Emily Peachee and Eddie Thomas
June 1, 2016
Filed under A & E, Performing Arts

On Saturday, May 28th, Midlo’s Theatre Department had their annual Center Stage Company inductions. In the midst of all the festivities, the Sarah Bruce Scholarship was awarded to two seniors in the department who display outstanding attributes and dedication to the theatre.  Sarah Bruce, a well ...

‘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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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