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Spring musical preview: Wonderful Town

Spring musical preview: Wonderful Town

Kelley Cochran, photographer

April 10, 2019

KH players is performing Leonard Bernstein’s Wonderful Town, a musical set in the 1950s. It tells the story of two sisters, Ruth and Eileen, who move from Ohio to experience Greenwich Village in New York City. Ruth is an aspiring writer and Eileen is a dancer who wants to pursue a life on stage.  ...

Strength in numbers: the importance of an ensemble

Strength in numbers: the importance of an ensemble

Molly Higgins, writer

May 21, 2018

The lights come up, the music swells and the audience leans forward in anticipation as the stage fills with actors. A show-stopping group number closes act 1 of the KH Players’ spring musical: “The Drowsy Chaperone”. Mary Cleary, junior, stands proudly with the ensemble. “[The ensemble] brings the en...

Photo gallery: beyond the stage

Photo gallery: beyond the stage

Kara Rieger, photographer

February 15, 2017

Shortly after the Once Upon a Mattress cast lists were released, crew began to meet after school to start building the set.  The spring musical will play 7 p.m. nightly in the Keating Theatre April 6-8. Bryson Reid, senior, has been a part of KH Players since she was a freshman. She will be helpin...

#MakeMaryFly

#MakeMaryFly

Maddie Hawes, writer

May 24, 2016

Michael and Jane Banks sing their hearts out, pleading for a new nanny to come. Once they finish their song, they turn to look as their new nanny magically floats into the room. With pointed feet and sleek umbrella drawn, Mary makes her signature flight on the stage; in KHS's recent production of Mary Po...

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