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HHS Theater Production Anything Goes Nominated for “Outstanding Musical”

HHS Theater Production Anything Goes Nominated for “Outstanding Musical”

Natalie Taylor, Layout

May 16, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Hershey

Hershey High School’s musical, Anything Goes, and various cast members get nominated for Apollo Awards. The Apollo Awards nominations for musicals were released on April 26, 2019 via Facebook. The awards show released nominations for the plays earlier this year on January 31, 2019. The Apollo Award...

Hershey Theatre Announces Four Upcoming Shows

Chris Santiago, Copy Editor

May 13, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Hershey

The Hershey Theatre recently revealed four new Broadway musicals will perform on their stage in the near future: Once on This Island, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Anastasia, and Waitress. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory The first of the shows to be performing will be Charlie and the Ch...

HHS Theatre Casts Musical Anything Goes

Natalie Taylor, Layout

January 9, 2019


Filed under Hershey

The HHS Theatre department released the cast list for Anything Goes, the winter musical for 2019. The list was released on December 9, 2018. HHS had a record-breaking 62 people audition for the musical this year. For the female roles, Myah Koepfer was cast as Reno, a nightclub singer with a l...

HHS Theatre Presents Peter Pan

HHS Theatre Presents Peter Pan

Angelina Memmi, Layout

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Hershey High School theatre brings back the treasured classic Peter Pan for its spring 2018 musical. This musical includes a large cast including Cameron Brown as Peter Pan, Paige Randall as Wendy, Patrick Gavazzi as Captain Hook, and Lexi Corcoran as Tiger Lily. Hook’s Pirates, the Lost Boys, and ...

“Wicked” Welcomes Two New Cast Members

“Wicked” Welcomes Two New Cast Members

Chris Santiago, Copy Editor

February 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

“Wicked” will be replacing two of its cast members, Chad Jennings and Rondi Reed, for the characters of Doctor Dillamond and Madame Morrible. The role of Doctor Dillamond will soon be played by Martin Moran, and Isabel Keating will be Madame Morrible. This new pair of actors will begin pe...

HHS Theatre announces 2018 Musical: Peter Pan

HHS Theatre announces 2018 Musical: Peter Pan

Chris Santiago, Copy Editor

January 25, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Hershey High School’s 2018 musical production will be Peter Pan. Performances will occur on March 1, 2, and 3 and include a matinee show. On December 11, students and advisors of HHS theatre started working on the school musical coming early March in 2018. One of the reasons practice started earl...

HHS Theater Takes Home Four Apollo Awards, Outstanding Musical

HHS Theater Takes Home Four Apollo Awards, Outstanding Musical

June 1, 2016


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By: Natalie Norman-Kehe and Julia Michaelson For those involved with the theater program at Hershey High School, Sunday, May 22 was a night to remember. The Hershey Theatre hosted the 8th Annual Apollo Awards on May 22, 2016. Hershey High School began the night with eight nominations as well as an honorable mention for Outstanding Play.  At the end o...

Apollo Awards Recognizes Outstanding High School Performers

Apollo Awards Recognizes Outstanding High School Performers

May 13, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Hershey

By: Marisa Balanda High school actors usually do not perform with the intent of winning awards. However, one local program acknowledges outstanding high school performers in the Central Pennsylvania area. The Hershey Theatre Apollo Awards were established in 2008 and occur each May. This non-profit organiza...

HHS Presents Winter Musical: Into the Woods

March 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Hershey

By: Jenny Kim On Thursday, March 3, Hershey High School presented the Stephen Sondheim musical Into the Woods. An ensemble production with a large cast and music provided by the HHS pit orchestra, Into the Woods was directed by HHS teachers Michelle O’Brien and Lisa Balanda. The musical is a mix ...

A New Direction for the HHS Musical

A New Direction for the HHS Musical

March 3, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Hershey

By: Echo Rogers Hershey High School is taking a dark turn “into the woods.” This year’s musical for HHS is Into the Woods, and it’s nothing like they’ve done in the past. This musical is darker, more difficult, and longer. With a change of management on top of it all, the cast has had a ...

Hershey Tech Crew Brings Play To Life

Hershey Tech Crew Brings Play To Life

January 19, 2016


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By Jenny Kim If they do their job right, they’re invisible. For Hershey High School’s 2015 fall play, Agatha Christie’s “Witness for the Prosecution,” the Hershey tech crew, although least noticed, brings the play to life through the use of different light and sound effects. They ...

Hershey Tech Crew Brings Play to Life

Hershey Tech Crew Brings Play to Life

November 16, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

By Jenny Kim If they do their job right, they’re invisible. For Hershey High School’s 2015 fall play, Agatha Christie’s “Witness for the Prosecution,” the Hershey tech crew, although least noticed, brings the play to life through the use of different light and sound effects. They mus...

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