LoftPAC
  • Jan 19th

    2016

    Author By Director

    Support the Loft on January 26th at Chipotle!

  • Jan 8th

    2016

    Author By Director

    Register for the MN Thespian Conference

    2016 Conference info sheet final

    East Ridge students should register here and then bring a check for $50.00 to Ms. Hestwood. Add $10.00 for a t-shirt and subtract $10.00 if you register for an NIES performance. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: January 15, 2016

    REGISTER NOW

  • Dec 8th

    2015

    Author By Maggie

    LoftPAC Meeting Minutes~December

    If you missed the meeting on December 7th, below is all of the information we covered:

    Dec. 15th: Holiday Party at The Loft! We will be hosting a holiday party for the LoftPAC at the Loft starting at 7:30 P.M. It will begin with a potluck, so we request that you bring either soda, chips/crackers, or a dessert to share. We will then proceed into the theatre and watch a holiday movie on the projector! All lofties are invited to attended…see you there!

    Dec. 16th: At 9:40 A.M., the Lofties will be taking our yearbook picture in the theatre. Please put this date and in your time in your calendar so you do not forget.

    Dec. 18th: We will be going to see Into The Woods @ Eastview High School that night. The cost is $5. Please sign up outside of Ms.Hestwood’s office if you would like to attend.

    Dec. 26th: The 2nd Annual Alumni Cabaret! The alumni are coming home to the Loft and they are putting on a cabaret for everyone! After the cabaret, there will be a celebration for all the parents of the Lofties at the Tamarack Tap Room. This is a parents only event (sorry Lofties) so tell your parents to attend so they can be celebrated for all they day. If you have any questions about the Tap Room party, contact ceckberg@theloftstage.org.

    Sometime over winter break, we will be having a viewing party of our production of Fiddler on the Roof. More information to come….stay tuned!

    Jan. 2nd: We will be having a Cast/Crew/Orchestra Party! (Time TBD) Contact bfinn@theloftstage.org for more information!

    MN Thespian Festival: Registration is now open for the MN Thespian Festival in February! Please consider preparing a NIES, which can either be a solo song, a duet song, a group song, a solo acting, a duet acting, or group acting piece (you can do more than one!). For more information and to register, visit www.mnthespians.com or contact meckberg@theloftstage.org or efoy@theloftstage.org.

    February: We are still continuing making pinwheels for our community outreach project, and in February we will visit Rainbow Kids Klubs at the elementary schools. If you have any questions, contact iwurm@theloftstage.org.

    If you have any photos from Loftie events during the year, please send them to cyee@theloftstage.org for the end of year slideshow!

    Thanks Lofties!

  • Oct 5th

    2015

    Author By Maggie

    LoftPAC Meeting Minutes~October

    If you were unable to attend the meeting, here is all the information we covered:

    October 9th~ This Friday from 6-8 P.M., we will sending a group of Lofties to help with Feed My Starving Children @ Bielenberg. If you, and/or your parent would like to participate, all the info you need to sign up is on the website.

    Pin Wheel Project~ As a part of our Community Outreach Project for Fiddler on the Roof, which focuses on refugees, we will be making pin wheels to send to children in refugee camp. For more information, talk to Isabella Wurm. Also, stayed tuned for our upcoming pinwheel making party!

    We have multiple upcoming opportunities to go and see other productions: For all the info and to sign up if you are interested..here is the link: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1D6LmvYlYrDQp_Yq60t6GvAGw0eNUIjEWZEJ0Ck6xQuA/edit?usp=sharing

    Loftie Boo-ing!~ Our very own Quintin Walker has come up with a great idea to do Loftie Booing up until Halloween. If you would like more info to sign up, email Quintin at qwalker11@live.com

    October 24th~ WCT is celebrating its 40th Anniversary and they are hosting a gala that night, so they need workers! They have asked for some Lofties to be servers at the event. For more info or if you would like to help up, see Ms. Hestwood.

    October 25th~ From 12-6 P.M. the Lofties will be working at Kowalski’s bagging groceries. You and your parents can sign up for a two hour shift on this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040548abac283-bagging

    Butter Braids~ Our annual Butter Braid fundraiser is upon us again! If you would like to get a form or if you would like more info, see Ms. Hestwood.

    November 5th~CGMS is hosting a courage retreat and they would like some Lofties to help out. This is during the school day. ANY CAST MEMBER IN THE MUSICAL IS ADVISED NOT TO PARTICIPATE (There will be screaming and yelling, so we don’t want you hurting your voice!) If you would like to help out that day, see Ms.Hestwood.

    Critical Review~ Spotlight Musical Theatre Program is offering an amazing opportunity for aspiring journalists. This will give you the opportunity to watch and review shows. If you are interested or you would like more information, see Brendan Finn.

     

  • Oct 2nd

    2015

    Author By Director

    Maggie Eckberg Stars in Commercial

    Field Technique Films came to the Loft to film a portion of a Coca-Cola commercial staring East Ridge Junior, Maggie Eckberg. The film took fifth place at the Cannes Lions Festival. Congratulations to Maggie on her great work!

    Coca Cola – We Got In Our Coca Cola spot got 5th place for the Cannes Lions Festival!

    Posted by Field Technique Films on Tuesday, September 22, 2015