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Pit orchestra participates in theater musical

Junior Greta Long plays the cello during a Big Fish rehearsal. Pit orchestra performed for both weekends of the musical.

Racquel Fhima

December 7, 2017

Directed by Nate Kravetz, juniors Greta Long and Angelica Lopez, among others, performed in pit orchestra for  the theater musical 'Big Fish.' According to Kravetz, pit orchestra is a part of the musical every year, playing the supporting music as the actors perform. He said teaching pit orchestra...

‘Big Fish’ concludes opening weekend

Cast members perform the song 'Red, White and True' from the musical 'Big Fish.'

Nicole Sanford

November 14, 2017

Walking into the auditorium Sunday afternoon, freshman Lily Strathman said she knew very little about ‘Big Fish’ before attending. “My sister’s in it, (but) I knew nothing about ‘Big Fish.’ I didn’t know anything,” Strathman said. “(The show) was good, I expected it to be good.” ...

‘Big Fish’ to dive into plot depth

Theater members practice a dance routine for the upcoming musical

Nicole Sanford

September 20, 2017

According to theater director Jodi Hatzenbeller, this year’s fall musical deviates from previous shows with its enchanting storyline and scenery. “(The fall musical is) a story of epic tales and father and son relationships,” Hatzenbeller said.“It’s a contemporary piece that was just touching on di...

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