By Hunter Culhane Big News! In case you missed this morning’s announcements, a school play will be held at MDHS in the spring of 2019! Auditions are beginning in late November 2018, with more information to be released in the near future. Milton District last put on a school play in the spring of 2016, where the production of the musical “Grease” was highly successful. … Continue reading New School Play in the Spring!
By Emma-Grace Callan-Bennink On October 30th, the Drama classes got the incredible opportunity to attend the Stratford Festival’s production of To Kill a Mockingbird. The Stratford Festival is a world renowned event, featuring performances from July to October. 40 spots were given to students at MDHS to not only see the play, but also take part in a prologue. After the prologue, students watched the … Continue reading MDHS Students See Production of “To Kill a Mockingbird” in Stratford!
In March 1963, an advertisement for the MDHS Drama Club presentation of “One Mad Night” appeared in the Milton Canadian Champion. Child tickets were priced at 35 cents, while adult admission was 75 cents—33% higher than the 1961 play! Check out more from the advertisement below: Image Source Continue reading #TBT: “One Mad Night”
By Hunter Culhane In early 1961, an advertisement for the upcoming MDHS Drama Club presentation of “Turn Back the Clock” appeared in the Milton Canadian Champion. Tickets were available for the comedy for less than a dollar! See more from the advertisement below: Image Source Continue reading #TBT: “Turn Back the Clock”
BY H. TAYLOR-SINGH From May 11- May 14th 2016, Milton District High School put on their rendition of the widely renowned play, Grease. Whether it was the snaps from the T-Birds or the swish of the Pink Ladies scarves, the play was a huge success. The play was orchestrated by MDHS’ own drama teacher, Ms Graham. We chatted with her after it’s final performance this … Continue reading Grease is the word! (An Interview with Mrs. Graham)
BY L. CLARKE The school’s theatre department was extremely successful as they presented the musical Grease. It was fun from beginning to end and showcased some brilliant talent and creativity from both staff and students. The play starts off with Danny (Callum Fisher) and new student, Sandy (Brittnie Spriel) going over their summer romance through a song. As the play progresses, “T-Birds”, Austin Costello, Jacob … Continue reading MD’s Play Is as “Smooth as Grease”
Pink ladies and gents, it’s Saturday, and tonight will be the FINAL performance of Grease. All the practices; all the long nights and hand jives have lead up to this… Don’t miss the fantastic finale! Tickets available at the door ($12 Adults/$10/Students/$8 Seniors & Children under 12) and the performance starts at 7:30! Continue reading FINAL PERFORMANCE OF GREASE TONIGHT!
Have you heard the word yet? MDHS’ production of Grease features a cameo from Mr. Jones as Teen Angel (the role played by his father, Principal Jones, last time MDHS did a production of Grease 15 years ago) , spectacular sets and props, live music, and of course, Greased Lightning. Today is the LAST DAY to get advance tickets– otherwise you’ll have to buy them … Continue reading Blessed By A Teen Angel
After performing in the cafeteria last week and putting together a sneak peek of “Summer Nights” in the theatre this Monday, it’s safe to say that MD is hopelessly devoted to this musical. Luckily it’s opening night, so we’ll finally have the opportunity to see the performance in full! Skip the lines and buy your ticket in advance– available in the front hall period 3 … Continue reading Grease Opens TONIGHT!
What do you mean you haven’t gotten your ticket for Grease yet? They’re on sale in the front hall today and tomorrow, end of period 3 and beginning of period 4 ($12 Adults/$10/Students/$8 Seniors & Children under 12). Don’t miss the chance to see MD’s own T-Birds. Photos courtesy of A. Crawford. Continue reading Time to get GREASED