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Zac Brown Band cancels all 2020 tour dates due to coronavirus concerns

Zac Brown Band cancels all 2020 tour dates due to coronavirus concerns

Leah Koppenhaver, News Editor

March 23, 2020

By: Leah Koppenhaver, News Editor Zac Brown Band announced on Instagram their cancellation of all 2020 tour dates due to the rising concerns of the coronavirus. All remaining tour dates for both “The Owl Tour” and “Roar With The Lions Tour” have been postponed indefinitely.  The ban...

Coronavirus: What to do while stuck at home

March 19, 2020

By: Caroline Glus and Lauren Cribbs  While school is not in session due to COVID-19, a global outbreak related to a coronavirus disease, it may seem like there is not a lot to do and may result in extreme boredom, but here are some things to fill your time while still staying safe.   Clean...

DTSD, HSS and COVID-19/Coronavirus: Regular Updates Here

DTSD, HSS and COVID-19/Coronavirus: Regular Updates Here

Broadcaster Staff

March 12, 2020

Our goal is to provide clear information on what is going on: what to do to stay safe, how to avoid misinformation and rumors, what events have been cancelled, and more. Education updates: Keystones off, AP exams are at-home, and no online teaching from DTSD teachers By: Eva Baker and Clare Canavan To help prevent th...

Photo Essay: HHS Theatre’s Addams Family Preview

Photo Essay: HHS Theatre’s Addams Family Preview

Paige Dalto, Jenna Reiber, and Natalie Taylor

February 28, 2020

HHS Theatre had it’s Preview Day for all three schools across the district for their 2020 musical, Addams Family. The shows are February 28 and 29 at 7:30pm and March 1 at 1:30pm.

Broadway Musical Frozen Recasts Anna and Elsa

Broadway Musical Frozen Recasts Anna and Elsa

Natalie Taylor, Head Layout Manager

February 24, 2020

After two years on Broadway, Frozen has recast their leading ladies. Based on the 2013 animated film, Frozen features music and lyrics by the creators of the film score, Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, and a book by Jennifer Lee, the film's screenwriter and co-director. Michael Grandage directs the show with cho...

Apollo Awards: HHS Theatre’s Radium Girls Earns Four Nominations Including “Outstanding Play”

Apollo Awards: HHS Theatre’s Radium Girls Earns Four Nominations Including “Outstanding Play”

Natalie Taylor and Talon Smith

February 20, 2020

Hershey’s Radium Girls cast received four nominations and two honorable mentions. The Apollo Awards for the play productions came out on January 30, 2020. The Apollo Awards are a spin-off of the popular Tony Awards. Nominated schools from around Central PA area come together for the night to perform and...

Retro Review: A Night At The Opera by Queen

Retro Review: A Night At The Opera by Queen

Benji Keeler, Reporter

January 9, 2020

Queen frontman Freddie Mercury died on November 24, 1991. His loss to the music world was profound. But some 16 years earlier, November 21, in 1975, Queen released their fourth studio album, A Night at the Opera. The music world would never be the same. A Night at the Opera brought Queen intern...

HHS Theatre Announce Cast for Musical The Addams Family

HHS Theatre Announce Cast for Musical The Addams Family

Talon Smith and Natalie Taylor

January 7, 2020

The HHS Theatre department released the cast list for The Addams Family, the school’s winter musical, on December 12, 2019. The musical follows the story of Wednesday Addams, the oldest child in the mysterious and exceptionally odd Addams family. 18 year old Wednesday has managed to fall in love with an average...

Review: Frozen 2

Anabella Matthews and Keela Delves

January 2, 2020

Frozen 2, the sequel to its hugely successful predecessor Frozen, debuted in theatres on November 22, 2019. The sequel received a 77% on Rotten Tomatoes and has grossed a total $924.3 million worldwide and $236.354 million in North America alone since its release.  Frozen 2 takes place in autumn. Throughout t...

Beetlejuice The Musical to Leave Winter Garden Theatre

Beetlejuice The Musical to Leave Winter Garden Theatre

Natalie Taylor, Layout Manager

December 13, 2019

The upcoming revival of The Music Man is coming to The Winter Garden Theater in New York City, but Beetlejuice will have to find a new home in the meantime. The Tim Burton-inspired musical will play its final performance on June 6, 2020. According to Playbill, a national tour is expected to launch in ...

Musical ‘Once On This Island’ Comes to Hershey Theatre

Talon Smith, Head Editorial Editor

December 4, 2019

The musical Once On This Island will be coming to the Hershey Theatre from December 3rd to the 8th. In 2018, this show won the Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical. The story is set on a tropical island and follows a peasant girl named Ti Moune. Guided by the island’s gods, she sets out to reunite with the man ...

Review: Tomi Adeyemi Novel Children of Blood and Bone

Review: Tomi Adeyemi Novel Children of Blood and Bone

Talon Smith, Head Editorial Editor

November 26, 2019

“They killed my mother. They took our magic. They tried to bury us. Now we rise.” These four powerful sentences mark the back of newcomer author Tomi Adeyemi’s book, Children of Blood and Bone. This epic fantasy novel was released in March of 2018 where it soon joined the New York Times’ Bes...

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