If you are a WLHS student and have interest in participating in this year’s short films, please film out the following form:
Happy Twelfth Night!!….no, really, it’s the actual Twelfth Night after Xmas. See what I did there 😉
Thank you for your tremendous preparation, support for each other, and passion for making theatre. Casting a show with so many options is never easy, and this one was no exception. Please know that I consider all who auditioned worthy of roles, but alas, there are only a certain number of them. For those who were not cast, please, please audition for SHORTS 23, which will include both plays and short films!
Congrats to the following people:
VIOLA – Mira Jansen
OLIVIA – Jesika Conner
DUKE ORSINO – Holden Peterson
MALVOLIO – Xen Waggoner
MARIA – Elizabeth Meyers
SEBASTIAN – Jesse Kohler
FESTE – Saige Heiden
ANTONIO – Grayson Weichert
TOBI – Luci LaViolette
ANDREA (ANDY) – Rowan Sechrist
FABIAN – Jack Walters
CAPTAIN/OFFICER 1 – Maggie MacKenzie
CURIO/PRIEST – Aether Meyers
TINA (mall employee)/OFFICER 2 – Fiona Michael
Cast, we will have our first table work session MONDAY 1/9 from 3:30pm-6pm. Please make arrangements to be present for the full duration. I will print out hard copy scripts for you. A schedule is forthcoming, and can be accessed here (“Production Rehearsal Calendar”): https://calendar.google.com/calendar/u/0?cid=d2x3di5vcmVnb25rLTEyLm5ldF9zcml0azRqODRuYjlsY24zM2xybXVmbXBsa0Bncm91cC5jYWxlbmRhci5nb29nbGUuY29t
You can also download the Google Calendar App and add the above calendar.
*PLEASE email me (email@example.com) stating whether you accept or decline the role you have been cast as.
Callbacks – Friday 1/6, 3:30-6:00 pm
Should I say that was the strongest initial round of auditions for a Shakespeare play since I have been at WLHS? Yes, yes I should. Holy cow, what great preparation. Thank you, all! As always, if you are not on the callback list below, that does not necessarily mean you will not be cast.
Click the link below for the callback sides. Please note, you must be signed into your SCHOOL Google account. Those called back fro Feste, please do your best to learn the song “Fade Into You.” Feel free to sing accapella or accompany yourself. You can have lyrics in front of you.
Auditions are January 5! Read through the whole packet, and get ready! We look forward to seeing you at auditions. Email director, Steve Beckingham, with any queries – firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please fill out the audition form prior to auditioning. Us the above QR Code, or this link (note, you must be signed in with your school Google Account): https://forms.gle/m7sGZqywdMHPWvgz9
Join The Den Improv Troupe and their slightly fearless director, Eric Nepom, Dec 8 & 9 at 6:30 pm in the Black Box Theatre. Plenty of high jinx will ensue! Tickets are $7 at the door. Space is limited, so get there early!
Check out the latest episode about creating MATILDA: THE MUSICAL! You can also find it on Apple Podcasts
THE DEN IMPROV TROUPE INITIAL MEETING IS TOMORROW, 3:30-5!!
No audition or experience necessary. Professional actor and improviser, Eric Nepom will be back to direct. Come and find out what it is all about. You do not have to commit to the improv troupe after tomorrow. If you decide to keep going, we will get everyone’s availability, and schedule 2 rehearsals a week leading up to the Improv Night performances, DEC 8 & 9 at 6:30pm (this is on the Theatre Arts calendar). Email Mr. B at email@example.com with any questions.
The West Linn High School Performing Arts Department presents the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical. The magical show revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of imagination and the inspiring story of a witty little girl who dreams of a better life.
Packed with high-energy dance numbers and catchy songs, Matilda is a joyous “girl power” romp. Children and adults alike will be thrilled and delighted by the story of the special little girl with an extraordinary imagination. The production runs November 3, 5, 10, 11, 12. Curtain is at 7 pm for all shows. Reserve tickets at the ticket link above!