El Estoque

Reflections from four Drama seniors

Reflections from four Drama seniors

Margaret Lin

March 17, 2013


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Main slider, Multimedia, Theatre

  “It’s a home away from home,” senior Grant Menon said as he twisted around in his seat and gestured toward the black box. During the week of March 13 to March 16, El Estoque followed Menon and three other Drama seniors — Kaz Tarshis, Dania Khurshid and Vineet Vijaykumar — as ...

DRAMA: ‘Hamlet’ and ‘Romeo and Juliet’ to open Oct. 25

DRAMA: ‘Hamlet’ and ‘Romeo and Juliet’ to open Oct. 25

Yashashree Pisolkar

October 24, 2012


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William Shakespeare’s works are the second-bestselling pieces of literature in the world — the Bible being the first and the Agatha Christie mystery books being the third — according to set designer and MV drama’s fall production co-director, Kit Wilder. And just as we witness the wrath of ...

Building sets and self-confidence

Building sets and self-confidence

Sara Yang

November 26, 2011


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Senior Jordan Thompson sat at her computer, alternating between her Facebook and email accounts every five minutes. Finally, four hours after the 5 p.m. callbacks had ended, the cast list arrived in her inbox. In Drama’s fall 2011 production, “The Arabian Nights,” Thompson was cast...

His name lives on

His name lives on

Sara Yang

February 25, 2010


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

Dinner and a show

Dinner and a show

Sara Yang

February 5, 2010


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Drama department presents a new event — dinner, auditions and a show Read More »...

Backstage: where the drama happens

Tiffany Lau

September 23, 2009


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Drama department puts more effort into drama productions than is recognized. Read More »...

Witchcraft appears in the drama department

Witchcraft appears in the drama department

Ingrid Chang

November 5, 2008


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A preview of MVHS Theatre Arts department's first play of the year Read More »...

Summer in the spotlight

Akshay Agrawal

September 26, 2008


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MVHS students take their passion for acting to the professional level. Read More »...