Austin Woods, Associate Editor
January 22, 2018
On January 26 and 27, at 7:00pm in the theater, three MHS seniors will each showcase a short one-act play that they directed. The seniors, Milo Laux, Lauren Taylor, and Amber Hirsch, applied within their Theater 3 class to direct these one-act plays. Once accepted, they were given a set of scripts t...
March 9, 2016
After a successful production of Bye Bye Birdie, Rebecca Blindauer, theatre arts teacher picked Neil Simon’s Fools as this year’s spring play. This year’s spring production will mark her second play as Marquette Theatre Company director. “I knew that in the fall I was going to be doing a hug...
December 14, 2015
November 20, 2015
Hot lights. Sweat-soaked costumes. Crowded wings. All are a part of the typical theatre tech week, and MTC’s Bye Bye Birdie is no exception. Frannie Haller, junior, has been a key component in making sure things run smoothly this week. As the student director, she helps Rebecca Blindauer, the...
Austin Woods, Staff Reporter
October 16, 2015
This fall, MTC will be putting on their musical, a production set in the ‘50s called “Bye Bye Birdy” as opposed to on the usual winter date. “The audition process was long and effective,” Rebecca Jaegers, sophomore, said. “It was very nerve-wracking, but once the cast list was up, there was a big feeling of relief.” Jaegers will play the...
April 13, 2015
Michael Robinson, Staff Reporter
February 26, 2015
December 11, 2014
August 22, 2014
Sweaty hands and fearful eyes – the common symptoms of stage fright, but not for Tara Willey, junior. Willey first got on stage when she was nine and has never gotten off. “I was really interested in it,” Willey said. “I loved the idea of being on stage.” This summer, Willey acted in...