El Estoque

International Thespian Society steps into the spotlight

International Thespian Society steps into the spotlight

Bill Cheng

December 28, 2015

rama is one of the few performing arts classes that has less than four levels at MVHS. The department's offered courses include Beginning Drama, which is open to all students and requires no prior knowledge, and Advanced Drama Honors, which is only open to sophomores and above. Students are expec...

Drama’s opening of a new kind of fall play: “The Laramie Project”

Drama’s opening of a new kind of fall play: “The Laramie Project”

Anushka Tyagi

November 5, 2015

The cast of “The Laramie Project” and Drama teacher Sara Capule explain the process of putting together a different kind of play based on a real event. Make sure to come watch in the Auditorium at 7 pm on Nov. 6, 7, 13, and 14. Video By- Anushka Tyagi, Additional Editing By- Meghna Gaddam, Music From-bensound.com...

Laramie Project auditions draw in actors looking for a challenge

Laramie Project auditions draw in actors looking for a challenge

Hannan Waliullah

September 2, 2015

Students crowded around outside of room F104 — some were finishing homework, others were rehearsing anxiously, one was even playing the harmonica. They were all waiting to enter the drama room to recite a monologue with their expressive emotions. As they waited patiently, names were called one by on...

MVHS Drama’s Winter Wonderland

Justin Kim

December 14, 2014

With the holidays coming soon, MVHS Drama invited the school’s faculty and their families to their winter event, Santa’s Workshop, in the Black Box on Dec. 11. Drama board members and Principal April Scott dressed up for the occasion, taking the guise of elves and Mrs. Claus, respectfully. During...

Reflections from four Drama seniors

Reflections from four Drama seniors

Margaret Lin

March 17, 2013

  “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 ...

Behind the Scenes of ‘Two Halves’

Behind the Scenes of ‘Two Halves’

Varsha Venkat

January 28, 2013

REX Productions gives an inside look into the filmmaking process behind its latest movie. Read More »