West Side Story Wins Praise from Audience

Photos courtesy of Brooke Smith: Members of the West Side Story cast take a bow after a performance.

People said it was like they were taken out of the seats of the McClain auditorium… and they were right.

From March 2nd through March 4th, a group of talented students, teachers and musicians performed the annual MHS musical. This time, it was the profound West Side Story. Unlike last year’s lively, charming Anything Goes, West Side Story brought in a whole new type of MHS musical –a sense of dark, captivating emotion. This aspect of the show pulled people out of their seats to make them feel as if they were not, in fact, watching a high school performance. Continue reading “West Side Story Wins Praise from Audience”

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Anything Goes at Mamaroneck High School

By Sophia Howard

This year, the Mamaroneck High School musical, “Anything Goes,” is playing throughout the last weekend of February, and it is not something you want to miss. “Anything Goes” is a story of the passengers aboard a ship, the S.S. American, on a voyage from New York to England. It is a musical full of big numbers, love triangles and a lot of tapping sailors. The cast has been working hard these past few weeks in rehearsal in preparation for the big weekend. Julia Lehman ’17, a dance captain for the show described the process as, “crazy—we’ve been practicing almost every day of the week, even going to multiple times a day…but everyone is having so much fun and it it’ll all be worth it.”

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