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Theater Opens Fall Play “Romeo and Juliet”

Theater Opens Fall Play “Romeo and Juliet”

Katie Redefer, Editor
April 24, 2017 • 76 views
Filed under A&E

The Cape Henlopen Theater Academy opened their first main-stage production of the 2016-17 school year, "Romeo and Juliet" on November 18th. Decisions to do the traditional Shakespearian show were announced last school year, and students have been rehearsing this year since late September. This production...

Theatre Students Perform Original Monologues at 8th Grade Orientation

Theatre Students Perform Original Monologues at 8th Grade Orientation

Hannah Lowe, Editor-in-Chief
January 12, 2017 • 140 views
Filed under A&E

On Thursday, December 1st and Friday, December 2nd, seniors from the Theatre Academy performed original monologues for visiting eighth grade students at orientation. The monologues were part of a project the seniors have been working on since the beginning of the year and they were well-received by the ...

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Erin Gallagher

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Erin Gallagher

Abby Bucklin, Editor
December 9, 2016 • 298 views
Filed under Spotlight

1.What is one thing you need in your refrigerator at any given time? "Fried rice." 2. What is the best gift you have ever received? "I got a pearl intermediate flute with a solid silver head joint and silver plated body." 3. What is one piece of advice you would give to someone who is i...

The Theater Academy Brings Halloween Stories to Life

The Theater Academy Brings Halloween Stories to Life

Hannah Lowe, Editor-in-Chief
November 3, 2016 • 125 views
Filed under About Town

The Theater Academy is getting in the spirit of Halloween and presenting two special, spooky performances shortly before All Hallows' Eve. On Wednesday, October 25 at 7:00 p.m., the Theater Academy will be presenting a double performance of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and An Evening With Edgar Allan Poe. ...

Senior Spotlight: Hannah Faircloth

Senior Spotlight: Hannah Faircloth

Hannah Lowe, Editor
May 2, 2016 • 336 views
Filed under Student Life

When in college, many students shy away from studying the arts; they fear the "starving artist" stereotype associated with such subjects. However, there are a select few students who throw caution to the wind and pursue their passions -- and it is often these students who find the most joy, if not...

Broadway Star Pays Visit to Theatre Academy

Broadway Star Pays Visit to Theatre Academy

Hannah Lowe, Editor
December 18, 2015 • 568 views
Filed under A&E, Showcase

On Monday, December 14th, the high school’s Theatre Academy hosted their fifth guest artist of the year: Broadway actor Matthew James Thomas. Thomas visited the school, watched student performances, and ran workshops with the young actors to improve their theatrical skills. This visit was part of th...

“Superstars” Visit Theatre Academy

“Superstars” Visit Theatre Academy

Hannah Lowe, Editor
November 19, 2015 • 574 views
Filed under Student Life

On Wednesday, November 18th, the Theatre Academy hosted two guest artists: Bob Bingham and Kurt Yaghjian, two actors best known for their performances as the high priests in the film Jesus Christ Superstar. Superstar, released 1973, is a musical theatre cult classic. It is the film adaption of A...

Theatre Academy Named One of the Top 100 in the Nation

Theatre Academy Named One of the Top 100 in the Nation

Hannah Lowe, Editor
November 1, 2015 • 368 views
Filed under Student Life

The Theatre Academy has recently been named one of the Top 100 Theatre Programs in the nation, according to the American High School Theatre Festival (AHSTF). Along with this honor, the theatre program was nominated to travel to Scotland in Summer 2017 to perform in the Edinburgh Theatre Festival. This...

Theatre Academy Collaborates with Local Bands to Raise Money for Charity

Theatre Academy Collaborates with Local Bands to Raise Money for Charity

Hannah Lowe, Editor
June 5, 2015 • 348 views
Filed under Student Life

The Theatre Academy has been working with local bands to put on Theatre Rocks!, a charity performance dedicated to raising funs for Broadway Cares. The show, which will take place on Sunday, June 7th at 7 p.m., will features students from the high school as well as local band Conjunction Funktion and Ba...

Theatre Academy brings “The Snow Queen” to the Stage

Hannah Lowe, Editor
March 31, 2015 • 501 views
Filed under A&E, Showcase, Student Life

The Theatre Academy, on Monday, March the 23rd, is putting on their production of The Snow Queen. The Snow Queen, based off of the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, has been re-written and re-told by the children’s theatre class to appeal to a younger audience. The class took a script written by dir...

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