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Play Review
by Simran Kaur, 2018 (posted 9-19-17)
On April 26th I was given the honor to see Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 at the Imperial Theatre starring Josh Groban and Denée Benton. The show and music was created by Dave Malloy, who also played the male lead before Groban. Full Article

A Classical Movie Turned Musical at CHS
by Abby Dziura, 2020 (posted 2-13-17)
This year, on March 23rd, 24th, and 25th, CHS Drama Club will be putting on a
performance of the classic movie-musical Singin’ in the Rain. It will be directed by
English teacher Ms. Demeo. This year’s show is a hilarious re-imagining of the 1952

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Review
by Abby Dziura, 2020 (posted 12-21-16)
Want to know more about the new Stars Wars movie, "Rogue One"? Read this to find out more about it! Full Article

Bucket List Broadway
by Simran Kaur, 2018 (posted 1-26-15)
This year for the spring musical CHS Drama is presenting a the famed and widely known Mary Poppins. In accordance with the ending of the Broadway production and the movie itself, the drama club is taking on the challenge of having the two main characters of the show, Mary and Bert, fly! Although the cast and crew are eager to make this dream a reality, putting this plan to action requires a lot of fundraising. Full Article 

Much Ado About the Play: Another Outstanding Production
by Emily Peck, 2016 (posted 12-19-15)
After months of preparation, memorization, and blocking, the Cheshire High School cast of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing took to the stage on November 19, 20, and 21 for their final performance. Crowds of parents, students, and faculty came out to support the show all three nights. Every final bow was met by tremendous applause and cheering. Full Article


Male Theater Spotlight: Drew Feinberg
By Simran Kaur, 2018
(posted 11-14-15)
The opening night of Much Ado About Nothing is just about a month away. Drew Feinberg, 2016, is cast to play the role of 
Borachio. In the play Borachio is the sidekick of villain Lady Giana played by Julia Torak, 2016. As Lady Giana’s sidekick, Borachio devises revengeful plans for other characters in the play. Feinberg is excited by the challenge of executing his role, as he has never portrayed a villainous character before. Full Article

Female Theater Spotlight: Marissa Nazzaro
Simran Kaur, 2018 (posted 11-14-15)
In less than a week the Cheshire High School drama department will be performing their opening night of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing. Marissa Nazzaro, who is casted for the role of Beatrice, is one of the main characters in the play. Beatrice’s character is spunky and knows how to win a fight, Nazzaro is excited to embody this role.Full Article

A Series of Unfortunate Events The Bad Beginning
by Annie Wang (posted 10-29-15)
As the title suggests, The Bad Beginning is the first of a series of 13 novels by Lemony Snicket that tells the tale of three children who face many challenges and misfortunes after their parents death. Full Article