El Estoque

Stand up and laugh

Kennedy MS teacher Chris Scharmen performs for ComedySportz in San Jose.

Robert Liu and Stuti Upadhyay

March 13, 2020

Improv allows actors to work as a team and think on their feet to entertain

Improv Club hosts first lunchtime performance

Improv Club hosts first lunchtime performance

Alyssa Hui

March 15, 2019

Members enjoy playing games in front of an audience

Games with Improv

Games with Improv

Elena Khan and Justine Ha

October 26, 2018

At every Wednesday lunch meeting in the drama black box, Improv Club begins with a warm-up game. The games range from practicing group activities to participating in debates. Adviser and drama teacher Jeff Adams views this club as a way to explore the behind-the-scenes of the rehearsal stages and all...

Improv Club: Looking ahead

Improv Club: Looking ahead

Alyssa Hui and Justine Ha

September 28, 2018

Members discuss their love for Improv Club

An evening of entertainment

The lights shine brightly from behind the shimmery blue stage curtain as the show ends. This year, the fourth annual Drama Showcase granted the Andrew Segal memorial scholarship to senior Sean Okuniewicz from Cupertino High School. Photo by Shuyi Qi.

Shuyi Qi

February 6, 2014

  Annual Drama Showcase provided night of hilarious improvisation, poignant monologues. Read More »...

Laughter: Connecting comedy and improv

Laughter: Connecting comedy and improv

Anupama Cemballi

February 11, 2013

Improv Team Skits from El Estoque on Vimeo. Junior Maddie Klein pantomimes picking up a crossbow and takes aim at two frolicking squirrels. In a husky Southern drawl she growls: “It’s huntin’ season!” Then she fires. The figures that fumble in terror are not, however, small woodland creatures — rather, they are ...

His name lives on

His name lives on

Sara Yang

February 26, 2010

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