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Highlights from the SNL Auditions

Highlights from the SNL Auditions

Himani Yalamaddi

January 12, 2018


Filed under Arts, ENTERTAINMENT, Performing Arts, Student life, Theater

Students gather in the auditorium and a mix of nervousness and excitement fills the air. Confidence radiates off of those that have participated before, whereas the new people gather together in anticipation and reassure one another that there was nothing to worry about. Last week, on Jan. 4, MVHS’...

MVHS Marquesas hold annual auditions

MVHS Marquesas hold annual auditions

Ilena Peng

April 22, 2017


Filed under Briefs

At the USA Nationals competition in Anaheim, Calif., the Marquesas became national champions for their kick routine. Yet it also marked the end of their 2016-2017 competition season. Now, the Marquesas are getting ready to head back to work with their new 2017-2018 dance team. On March 19, new dance tea...

Dance team holds annual tryouts

Dance team holds annual tryouts

Ilena Peng

April 8, 2016


Filed under Briefs, ENTERTAINMENT

ach year, the Marquesas hold tryouts to determine their award-winning team. On April 7 those tryouts were held in the MVHS dance room. Amongst the newcomers, there were also seasoned veterans who are required to go through the audition process. Every member of the dance team must re-audition each ye...

How to prepare for the Spotlite on India 2016 auditions

How to prepare for the Spotlite on India 2016 auditions

Devika Watave

January 4, 2016


Filed under Briefs

The Indo-American Student Association has begun planning for its biggest event of the year: Spotlite on India. This is MVHS’s Indian cultural show, which takes place in May and features acts such as dancing, singing and playing instruments. Auditions will be held in January for main acts and in February...

DRAMA: MVSNL starts off strong

DRAMA: MVSNL starts off strong

Alexandria Poh

August 24, 2012


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Theatre

  For some MVHS students, the new school year begins with a long, tiring day at Running of the Bulls. For others, it begins the moment their official schedule ends up in their hands. But for a group of particularly driven students, it begins with the start of MVHS’s Saturday Night Live pro...

His name lives on

His name lives on

Sara Yang

February 25, 2010


Filed under NEWS

Drama department helps class of 2007 alumnus Andrew Segal's memory live on               Read More »...

Battling beyond the prize

Battling beyond the prize

Sara Yang

November 24, 2009


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

14 musical acts contested for a spot in this year's Battle of the Bands, hosted by Youth Commission   Read More »...