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
It’s Grease Week, and Mrs Fitzsimmons is ready! Are you? Tickets are still on sale for the rest of the week in the front hallway end of period 3 and beginning of period 4. For now, enjoy a sneak peak of the dance scene, choreographed by Mrs Fitz herself. Photos courtesy of A. Crawford. Continue reading Two Days Until “Grease” Hits the Stage!
BY P. ISMAY The production of Grease is in full swing and is going to be on stage soon. In order for this to happen successfully, volunteers will be needed to help with hair and makeup. If you want to sign up, the sheet is in the Special Education Office across from room 208. Don’t be a beauty school drop-out– join now! Continue reading Calling all Frenchy’s Hair and Make-Up Volunteers Needed!
BY J. JOHNSON Grease is the word! And also our school musical. A lot of effort has gone into the play already. The students have invested a lot of their time and energy into the production. MDHS staff have also made a significant contribution, with seasoned faculty such as Ms Graham directing, Mr. Maule working on music, Ms Fitzsimmons choreographing dances, and Mrs. Macintyre working … Continue reading What’s the Word?