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COVID brings new changes to Perry Theatre

Cast of Perry Theatre after production of Peter and the Starcatcher

Rachel Smith, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2020

With the return to in-person learning, theatre programs throughout CUSD have made many different changes to stay safe during the COVID-19 crisis. CDC guidelines, such as social distancing, have been a template for most of these recent changes. Some high school theatre programs have been hosting virt...

Matthew Pitman shows rising promise across arts department

Matthew Pitman blows the audience away when performing in the production

Mallory Melanson, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2017

With a passion for participating in choir and theater, sophomore Matthew Pitman has come to be one of the school’s lead students in the arts. He is a part of jazz choir, concert choir, and theater. Ever since third grade, Pitman has fallen in love with singing and theater; he has come to the point...

Senior Steven Ricks selected for National Theatre Company

Senior Steven Ricks performs as Reverend Moore in Perry's production of Footloose . Ricks will be performing with the National Theatre Company.

Molly Ogden and Savannah Ostler

April 18, 2016

Perry Theater has demonstrated time and time again through countless competitions, wowing students and families year after year. This nationally recognized group is chalk full of gifted students and teachers, both onstage and behind the scenes. One student who has been shown in the national light...

Behind the curtains: Q & A with Maya Whitaker

Nicholas Sterling Ashcroft, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2016

Everybody knows that creating a play can be tough, challenging, and difficult; it comes with the act of performing a play. However, those who don't get involved with productions may never know how tough it can be, unlike Maya Whitaker, a Junior, who directed Perry’s last theater production, Footloose....

A Farewell to Diane

A Farewell to Diane

Madi Montoya, Staff Reporter

November 18, 2014

From the neon-colored wigs of “Hairspray” to Morticia’s iconic dress in “The Addams Family,” Perry’s theater has never let its audience down when it comes to costumes. Behind these iconic threads is another star who shines not on stage, but behind the curtains. Diane Craig has been Perry’s...

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