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HHS Theatre Announces Cast for Fall Play “Radium Girls”

Pictured, from left to right, are Anna Callahan (Irene Rudolph), Michelle O’Brien (Producer), Natalie Taylor (Sob Sister), and Taylor Koda (Madame Curie/Venecine Salesperson). They will all take part in HHS Theater’s production of Radium Girls, which premiers on Friday, November 22, 2019. (Broadcaster/Talon Smith)

Talon Smith, Head Editorial Editor

September 24, 2019

HHS Theatre released the cast list for Radium Girls, the Fall play for 2019. Radium Girls takes place in the 1920s in Orange, New Jersey. The play follows dial painters of the town’s Radium Plant. When workers start to become sick from the radiation, employee Grace Fryer sues the company. The s...

Hershey High School Theater readies 1-act play pair

The cast of “Check Please” poses for a group photo on April 16, 2019. The rigorous rehearsal was focused on polishing up the scenes for the performance. (Broadcaster/Té Burkholder)

Té Burkholder, Reporter

April 23, 2019

Hershey High School Theater will be performing two one-act plays, “Check Please” and “Please Hold” on Thursday, April 25 and Friday, April 26 at 7:00 pm in the high school auditorium. Tickets are five dollars for students and senior citizens, eight dollars for adults, and free for staff and...

Fall play auditions to be held Tuesday, September 18

Chris Santiago, Reporter

September 18, 2018

Auditions for Hershey High School’s fall play, Thornton Wilder’s Our Town, will be held on Tuesday, September 18 after school, starting at 3:00pm. The story of  Our Town follows the residents of “Grover’s Corners.” Eighteen speaking parts are available with background and minor parts also...

“You Can’t Take it with You,” so don’t miss this play!

“You Can’t Take it with You” will be at HHS on November 17 and 18. The cast rehearsed for a month prior to opening night. (The Broadcaster/Tori Moss)

Tori Moss, Reporter

November 16, 2016

A family fun story with jokes, drama, and love will take the Hershey High School stage this weekend. On Thursday, November 17 and Friday, November 18 at 7:00pm, “You Can’t Take it with You,” directed by HHS English teacher Michelle O’Brien, will be performed at Hershey High School. This is ...

Apollo Awards Recognizes Outstanding High School Performers

Junior, Brenna Beck, performs in her role as Cinderella in Hershey High School’s production of Into the Woods last March. Beck was nominated for an Apollo Award for her performance of this role. (Broadcaster/ submitted Mark Balanda)

May 13, 2016

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...

Hershey Tech Crew Brings Play To Life

The sound and light board is located in the booth above the auditorium. The Hershey tech crew determines the color and movement of the lights and also the loudness of the microphones through this board.

January 19, 2016

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

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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