El Estoque

A closer look at the reason behind Drama’s lack of males

A closer look at the reason behind Drama’s lack of males

Vivian Chiang

February 4, 2016


Filed under Briefs, ENTERTAINMENT

Co-reported by Emma Lam. In the Advanced Drama room, students milled around, chatting with each other. Some practiced memorizing lines, others just fooled around. High-pitched laughter could be heard, drowning out the deeper male voices. A closer look reveals the unbalanced proportion of the class. There were ...

A conversation about The Laramie Project, Drama’s latest production

A conversation about The Laramie Project, Drama’s latest production

Justin Kim

November 13, 2015


Filed under GSA, Multimedia, OPINION, Performing Arts, Perspectives, Theater, Video

In the fall of 1998, Matthew Shepard, a 21-year-old gay college student was brutally beaten and left for dead by two assailants. Shepard died a few days later in the hospital and national media soon crowded around the town of Laramie, Wyoming, where Shepard was murdered, questioning whether the assault...

Old Sport

Old Sport

Aditya Pimplaskar

November 19, 2014


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, From the magazine

As she steps out onto the stage on opening night, her mind returns to the moment when she first stepped out of the plane. She is separated from her homeland by 5,500 miles. A time difference of nine hours prevents her from communicating with her family back home. When she takes her first few steps on...

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


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, Theatre

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 ...