The Precedent

Romeo and Juliet vs High School Musical

Vivian Duong, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2018


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This year’s class theatre company is giving its audience a performance through a competition of acts between the distinct, well-known love stories of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet and Disney’s “High School Musical.” Unlike past years, the Perry Theater Company (PTC) will showcase two acts...

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Ian Graham, Mia Irvin, and Daisy Ramirez

May 22, 2018


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Ariel Becker Senior Ariel Becker began high school as a young freshman with much potential, unaware that she would start her own YouTube channel and win multiple awards over the next four years. What began as an introductory multimedia and film class, progressed into a future passion. With the help...

Choirs perform in iconic Carnegie Hall

Choirs perform in iconic Carnegie Hall

Morgan Chung, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2018


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On Apr. 12, concert choir and advance women’s choir traveled to New York City to perform at Carnegie Hall. Choir’s performance these past few years and getting gold at their festivals has allowed them the opportunity to perform at Carnegie Hall. Concert choir sophomore Joshua Hall said “this ...

Waving through the Decades

Morgan Cleary, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2018


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Waves can be associated with a hand motion, and a water crash on the ocean floor, but they can also be associated with the waves of time. PHS Fashion department put on a fashion show on Friday April 6, showing different fashion eras. This show consisted of scrunches, corduroy jeans, polka-dot skirts,...

What to watch: Netflix original edition

What to watch: Netflix original edition

Mia Irvin and Lauren Fountain

April 24, 2018


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When We First Met: Need a cheesy rom-com to snuggle up with a blanket and popcorn to? When We First Met has got you covered. This modern comedy tells the story of a love triangle played by the star-studded ensemble of Adam Devine, Alexandra Daddario, and Robbie Amell. When We First Met presents a non-conv...

Group of Seniors Showcase One Act Plays

Group of Seniors Showcase One Act Plays

Morgan Cleary, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2018


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Gabriella Montez and Troy Bolten are not the only seniors that can rock a high school stage. The Senior Directed One Acts have been both a journey for the student directors and the hand-picked actors. The seniors and there shows include Lizzy Jensen With Flowers in our Eyes, Madi Kimball The Test of...

New club honors Shakespeare’s works

New club honors Shakespeare’s works

Morgan Chung, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2018


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In 1592, William Shakespeare kick-started his career as a famous playwright and he had composed plays that have lasted beyond his lifetime. Currently, students are required to read his plays in school. But one teacher is changing it all so students can learn to enjoy his creations the way he originally...

Beyond the school stage

Beyond the school stage

Cameron Martin, Double Truck editor

March 8, 2018


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For seniors Lizzy Jensen and Emily Woodward-Shaw, the art of theatre has not only become an important cornerstone of their high school identities, but also a getaway from the stressors of AP classes, time management, and much more. The duo began acting together in the seventh and eighth grades...

Curious Savage set to debut

Morgan Cleary, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2018


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Are you a curious teenager who only has the motivation to be as much of a savage as you can? Then Perry Theater Company has the perfect production for you, Curious Savage. This play is about an elderly women who has recently lost her husband and is surrounded by her three terrible step children. The...

Capturing the past and present

Capturing the past and present

Morgan Cleary, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2018


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For the last nine years, Elizabeth Tompkins has mentored hundreds of students behind the lenses of Cannons, Nikons, and little black cardboard boxes with pinholes. The former Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer came to PHS in the fall of 2010 to teach photography, and soon turned an elective class...

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