DaVinci's Notebook

DaVinci’s Musical Theater gets greased up

Niya Baird, Newpaper Editor/ Performing Arts Specialist

September 24, 2013

Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Out of the Can, Teen Life

  DaVinci's Musical Theater started their first few weeks off working on pieces from the musical Grease. They are working on "Summer Nights," "Grease Lightning," and "We go together." Each student is involved in at ...

Theatre Students at DaVinci get an Unforgettable Opportunity at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Violet Taylor, Yearbook Editor

August 5, 2013

Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Events, Showcase

When the DaVinci Theatre kids were invited to the elusive Fringe Festival in Scotland, it came as quite a surprise. “I was very excited! I was also quite happy that we were even considered to go let alone get to go!”, commented...

Pioneer Theater’s Les Miserables

Violet Taylor, Yearbook Editor

June 5, 2013

Filed under Entertainment

Les Mis at the pioneer theatre was, in short, pretty good. Students attended the afternoon matinee of the show, and frankly it was obvious that the actors had less energy than usually committed to a show. Personally, I can’t...

Chicago Auditions

Violet Taylor, Yearbook Editor

June 5, 2013

Filed under Arts, Entertainment

On June 3rd and 4thth, the last two days of school, auditions for the musical Chicago were held in the theatre space. Music director, Mrs. Morris, and theatre director, Mr. Slee oversaw the auditions. They watched every student...

Shakespeare Abridged

May 24, 2013

Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Showcase

When Daniel Amsel and David Sanders began their senior projects this year, each planned to explore the physicality of theatre, but took two separate paths. Daniel researched the difference between method acting, and classical...

Sean’s Bio

Sean’s Bio

May 7, 2013

Filed under Entertainment, Uncategorized