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Django Unchained marks Tarantino’s triumphant return to film

Kacen Bayless, Page Designer

January 13, 2013

Filed under Movies, Opinions

Django Unchained marks Quentin Tarantino’s triumphant return to the big-screen. Chock-full with grotesque and bloody violence and riddled with dark humor, this R-rated western film certainly fits the bill of a Tarantino flick. ...

Hard work pays off for ‘ITW’

Melissa Jung, Features Editor

November 17, 2012

Filed under A&L, Features, Photo Galleries

This weekend, Marquette Theatre Company (MTC) will bring classic fairy tales back to life once again. After a successful opening weekend for the cast and crew of Into the Woods, Judi Greene, theatre director, said she thinks the...

Current student and alumnus team up for local performance

Jacque Reineri, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2012

Filed under A&L, Features, Music

On Friday, Nov. 2 from 7 p.m. to 9 The Wolf, Hans Faris, senior, and two other local musicians, Sean Coray, an MHS grad, and Nick Sturgoss, a Lafayette grad, played a free two hour long concert of acoustic music written...

Les Misérables heartwarming, well executed

Jacque Reineri, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2012

Filed under A&L, Opinions

The year is 1815 in Montreuil, France. People are starving and those who have jobs are struggling to make ends meet. In prison, after a nineteen year sentence for stealing a loaf of bread, Jean Valjean (Peter Lockyer) is finally...

Social studies teacher performs in community theater

Sarah Thompson, A&L Editor

October 28, 2012

Filed under A&L, Features

Though it may be hard for some to believe, teachers do have lives outside of school. Students aren’t the only ones who have extracurricular activities, interests or hobbies, teachers do too. One MHS faculty member moonlights...

MHS celebrates Banned Books Week

Catie Lambert, Staff Reporter

October 8, 2012

Filed under A&L, Features

MHS celebrated the American Library Association’s Banned Books Week from September 30- October 6th with a new gallery, posters, and announcements. “This year we’re having a gallery walk through,” Lee Mitchell, head...

Variety show displays student talents

Rhea George, Business Manager

September 28, 2012

Filed under A&L, Features

This year’s variety show at MHS will take place on Friday, September 28 at 7:00 p.m. in the theater. The variety show is essentially a talent show but without the competition. The show is meant to have a variety of different...

MTC recreates classic fairy tales

John Hootman, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2012

Filed under A&L

MTC is preparing for its production of “Into the Woods,” a mix of Stephen Sondheim and Grimm brothers’ fairy tales. The musical will be under the vocal direction of Phil Woodmore and is choreographed by Joe Elvis. Judi...

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