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  • Feb 18th

    2015

    Author By Director

    Spotlight Workshops in FEBRUARY!

    We have some VERY last minute confirmations of events for this month—sorry for the short notice!

    FRIDAY February 20 – Illusion Masterclass with illusionist from Oliver! (finished in time for you to Student Rush the show afterwards!)
    Oliver Illusion Masterclass
    SUNDAY February 22 – Acrobatics Masterclass with Twin Cities Trapeze focusing on Pippin

    Pippin Trapeze Masterclass

    SATURDAY February 28 – Technical Theatre Day with Rick Polenek (sound designer), Alex Ritter (scenic designer), Adriane Heflin (Technical Director) and Steve Olson (Pantages Operations Coordinator). Attendees MUST have ticket to the show!

    Oliver Tech Theatre Day

  • Feb 18th

    2015

    Author By Director

    Thespian Conference Recap

    image1 DSC_0057East Ridge hosted the first day of the MN Thespian Conference this weekend and District #833 students walked away with a number of accolades of which to be proud.
    In the National Individual Events Showcase, students who were rated “Accomplished” earned an invitation to the International Thespian Conference in Lincoln, Nebraska this summer.
    East Ridge had eleven of fifteen entries earn an Accomplished rating:
    Garrett Hildebrandt-Solo Musical
    Garrett Hildebrandt-Monologue
    Anna Reimann and Abby Winston-Musical Duet
    Anna Reimann-Solo Musical
    Abby Winston- Solo Musical
    Christina Ippoliti-Solo Musical
    Kaylee Cates-Solo Musical
    Maggie Eckberg-Solo Musical
    Quintin Walker-Solo Musical
    Thomas Sullivan-Monologue
    Mark May-Monologue

    On Saturday night, East Ridge’s Maggie Eckberg performed in the All-State Show, Spring Awakening, and Ben McKenzie, Rose Larson, Alec McCoy, Colleen Jensen, Jenna Kotz, Kira Bauman and Alyssa Thome served as the technical crew. On Monday, East Ridge’s Garrett Hildebrandt was given the honor to perform his solo selection, Stars from Les Miserables, at the awards ceremony at the Guthrie.

    In the Tech Challenge, the PHS and ERHS teams did very well with PHS tying for third place and ERHS finishing in second place led by the first place finish of Ben McKenzie in the Cable Coil.

    Park High School also had three students earn an Accomplished rating in NIES.
    MaiDer Chang-Monologue
    Ryan Zako-Monologue
    Melody Armstrong-Monologue

    Woodbury High School attended the conference for the first time with Elena Cressy and Molly Roche representing their theater program.

     

  • Feb 17th

    2015

    Author By Cindy

    ERHS hosts Day One of the 2015 Thespian Festival

  • Feb 12th

    2015

    Author By Director

    Brendan Finn at the Phipps

    Brendan Finn, last seen as The Baker in the Loft Stage’s production of Into the Woods will open this weekend in Aladdin Jr at the Phipps Center for the Arts. Starring as the Sultan, Brendan loves the score featuring all of your favorites from the Disney film. The show is for children of all ages and runs from Feb. 13-March 1. For more information, visit: thephipps,org.

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  • Feb 12th

    2015

    Author By Director

    Sophomore Maggie Eckberg in All-State Show

    East Ridge Junior Maggie Eckberg will be at home this weekend as she participates in the MN Thespians All-State Show, Spring Awakening, at the Loft Stage. Staged by Dangerous Productions, Spring Awakening features a rock score by Duncan Sheik and is intended for mature audiences. Maggie joins students from all over Minnesota and has been rehearsing for almost a year. There is only one public performance on Saturday, February 14th at 7:00pm. Tickets can be purchased online at theatretix.org.

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  • Feb 10th

    2015

    Author By Director

    Remind 101

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