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Senior profile: Matt O’Brien

Senior profile: Matt O’Brien

Justin Sweeney, features writer

May 12, 2016

Ever since Matt O’Brien appeared on stage as Hamlet in 2015, he has spent hundreds of hours rehearsing, preparing and performing in five different KH Players productions. Whether he is playing an intrusive backstage gangster (Kiss Me Kate) or an insensitive neighborhood jackass (Clybourne Park), Matt enjoys telli...

Kiss Me Kate Review: Another openin’ of another amazing KH Players show

Kiss Me Kate Review: Another openin’ of another amazing KH Players show

Alexa Kannenberg, web managing editor

April 17, 2015

Having seen both the movie and another live production of Kiss Me Kate, I was familiar with the show going in. However I was not expecting such an energetic and talent-filled rendition of the show by my high school peers. Kiss Me Kate is a play within a play about theatre star Fred Graham (Ross Rubrigh...

“Kiss Me, Kate” preview

“Kiss Me, Kate” preview

Olivia Rekittke, features writer

April 17, 2015

For the annual 2015 musical, KH Players are putting on a show filled with gambling, betrayal and love. Kiss Me, Kate is about the production of a musical version of William Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew, with lead characters Fred Graham as the producer, director and star, and Lilli Vanessi, hi...

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