The Shakerite

Expanded Courtyard Garden Takes Root

Julia Scharfstein, Campus and City Editor

April 25, 2012

 By late spring or next fall, students will have another outdoor area in which to enjoy their lunch. After the Garden Club and Green Club proposed extending the courtyard garden last year, they came up with a design, and presented...

McBurney Expands Students’ Horizons

Erica Seman, Spotlight Editor

February 27, 2012

Inspiration is Christine McBurney’s business. Students who find themselves in classes with the Theatre Arts Department chairwoman are inspired by both their teacher and the filmmakers and writers she brings to the high school....

Writers, Directors Set to Bring New Stages 30 to Life

Erica Seman, Spotlight Editor

February 27, 2012

The writers and directors for New Stages 30 were announced Feb. 17. • "Auf Weder Sehen," written by Barbara Craig, will be directed by Jonah Weinstein. • "Blood is Thicker than Ketchup," written by Graham Fine, will be directed by Hannah McCandless. • "Boujetto," written by Diam...

With 110 Students Collaborating, Fall Musical Proves Wonderfully Entertaining

Kathleen Kalafatis and Sarah-Jane Lorenzo, Spotlight Editors

December 13, 2011

The Theatre Department’s production of “Wonderful Town” provided constant entertainment Nov. 30. The lighthearted play details the story of Eileen and Ruth Sherwood (Hannah McCandless and Zoe Davidson), two sisters who...

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