subText Schedule Announced!

The dates and showtimes for the next MDHS play have been released. subText by Tyler Dwiggins will be happening from May 8th to 10th at 7:00pm. This will be the first play since MD’s production of Grease in the 2015/2016 school year, and everybody can’t wait to see what is in store for this year. Synopsis “Even though everybody on the planet is just a … Continue reading subText Schedule Announced!

Mustangs Take Centre Stage at the National Theatre School Drama Festival

BY EMMA-GRACE CALLAN-BENNINK 5 actors, one stage. On Thursday, February 28th, Anna Mokina, Saad Khan and Amber Siddiqui, Emma-Grace Callan-Bennink took the stage as characters from the play Bivio Itineris. This year, the National Theatre School Drama Festival (or NTS) was held at Aldershot high school. The play, written by Catherine Pammenter and Emma-Grace Callan-Bennink, was a 20-minute one-act play featuring the story of a … Continue reading Mustangs Take Centre Stage at the National Theatre School Drama Festival

Meet the Cast of MD’s ‘subText’

IMAN UMAIR-QAISER Great news! The cast for our school play, subText by Tyler Dwiggins, has just been announced. Cast members are listed below. Students will begin reading the lines during the first practice today after school. The production of subText will run from May 8–10 in the MD Theatre. Congratulations to all those who were cast. Continue reading Meet the Cast of MD’s ‘subText’

MD Competes at MusicFest in Ancaster

Prema Kapoor On February 19, Milton District’s Senior Concert Band and Jazz Band attended the annual MusicFest at Redeemer University in Ancaster, Hamilton. The two groups left early that morning with Mr. Carson-Foster and Mr. Cummings to ensure they arrived at the university in time for the Jazz Band to perform. While everything was rushed getting off of the bus and setting up instruments, the … Continue reading MD Competes at MusicFest in Ancaster

Student Voice Grant Inspires School Wide Project

Andrea Gleeson Two senior students applied for a Speak Up Grant last year. They won $2000 to implement their vision of having every student in the school leave their mark by painting or coloring a small canvas. These will be added to panels and hung all around the school to reflect our value of BELONGING. The art completed so far looks incredible, and we can’t … Continue reading Student Voice Grant Inspires School Wide Project

Auditions for MD’s Newest Play to be Held in the Theatre Next Week

Ben Hartshorn On February 13th and 14th, auditions for Milton District’s newest play will be taking place after school in the theatre. Run by Tyler Dwiggins, subText will feature various accounts detailing the awkwardness of dating in the present-day digital age. To sign up for this opportunity to shine, students are asked to write their names down on a sign-up sheet posted outside the theatre. … Continue reading Auditions for MD’s Newest Play to be Held in the Theatre Next Week

School Play Delayed Indefinitely

Hunter Culhane MD’s Spring school play has been cancelled. The production of The Taming of the Shrew has ended due to a lack of male students auditioning for the male roles in the play. Last week, in an effort to motivate male students to audition, drama students went around to every class explaining what the play would be about and handed out audition forms. Unfortunately, … Continue reading School Play Delayed Indefinitely