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Must Watch New Dramas of Fall 2018

Must Watch New Dramas of Fall 2018

Ramya Raja, News Editor

November 1, 2018


Filed under Features, Local, Movies, TV, & Games, Multi-Media, Showcase, World

Television networks are beginning to premiere seasons of both new and old shows after a roughly four-month long hiatus. While there are far more than ten new shows coming to the small screen this October, and literally thousands of shows returning, here is a breakdown of the top 10 newly anticipated...

Student Favorite “Stranger Things” Returns for Season Two

Student Favorite “Stranger Things” Returns for Season Two

Leilani Gibbons, Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

The anticipation is over as the increasingly popular Netflix original TV series, “Stranger Things”, will return with a second season this Oct. 27. The eight-episode show instantly became a sensation when it aired on Netflix in July of 2016 and since then, it has received various forms of recognition...

NFHS Holds First Annual Clubapalooza

NFHS Holds First Annual Clubapalooza

Connor Tennies, Sports Editor

September 23, 2015


Filed under News, School, Showcase

On the 21st of August, Principal Cheney decided that NFHS should do an event that introduces clubs to freshmen and sophomores. This new event, called Clubapalooza, was a big success. Here at North we strive for students to take on extracurricular activities in order to pursue their interests and suppor...

Theatre School: The Journey and Reality

Theatre School: The Journey and Reality

Hannah Manikowski, Editorials Editor

March 30, 2015


Filed under Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

“Getting into theatre school is like getting into law school. The only differences are that acceptance rates are lower, those outside of the theatre world will not respect your acceptance on the same level that they would respect a law student’s, and you have to go through the whole process as an...

Wizard of Oz

Wizard of Oz

Perri Rabbitt, Staff Writer

March 27, 2015


Filed under School, Showcase

Grab some friends and follow the yellow brick road to the Performing Arts Center to see “The Wizard of Oz.” You will be absolutely blown away by the talent, music, children as Munchkins, and special flying effects. North Forsyth puts on “The Wizard of Oz” once every four years, so don not miss...

Troupe 5368 Takes on Thescon

Troupe 5368 Takes on Thescon

Hannah Manikowski, Editorials Editor

March 9, 2015


Filed under School, Showcase

Drama students of NFHS Thespian Troupe #5368 were highly visible and recognized at this year’s State Thespian Conference, held February 5-7 at Columbus State University in Columbus, GA.  For one weekend a year, this conference provides over 4,000 high school drama students from across Georgia with...

The Shows Must Go On

The Shows Must Go On

Perri Rabbitt, Staff Writer

January 21, 2015


Filed under School, Showcase

The NFHS drama department is opening the second semester curtain by juggling multiple productions. Filling the theatre with entertainment and laughs for all ages, the drama program will be putting on Winnie the Pooh, Alice in Wonderland, and Peter Pan Jr. The three children’s shows are opening on Wedne...

“Catch Me If You Can” the Musical

“Catch Me If You Can” the Musical

David Torrento, Community Contributor

December 11, 2014


Filed under School, Showcase

The North Forsyth Drama Department concluded their 2014 Fall stage production of "Catch Me If You Can" the musical. The show is based on the Dream Works Motion picture of the same name and from the book by Terrance McNally.  The NFHS stage production was under the direction of Ms. Mary Hayes Ernst...

Catch Me if You Can is “Live in Living Color!”

Catch Me if You Can is “Live in Living Color!”

Hannah Manikowski, EditorialsEditor

December 2, 2014


Filed under School, Showcase

The dates for North Forsyth theatre department’s first full-length musical of the year are quickly approaching. December 4th through 6th, Catch Me if You Can will appear “live in living color” on the NFHS stage, and, as a member of Troupe 5368, I can promise this is not a show to skip. Catc...

Drama Department Places Second in One Act

Drama Department Places Second in One Act

Ben Bramblett, Staff Writer

November 7, 2014


Filed under School, Showcase

North Forsyth’s drama department fought to win the 2nd place overall One Act trophy on October 18, 2014. The team preformed The Passage, placed highly thanks to their hard work and dedication to the program. The play consisted of 30 people, not including parents and staff that supported the performi...

Under the spotlights

Under the spotlights

Aleigh Guerndt, Staff Writer

March 4, 2014


Filed under Features, Showcase

Members of Thespian Troupe #5368 receive honorary acknowledgements from thespian conference for working very hard and very diligent. Thespian conference, shortened to Thescon, is a state conference that occurs annually and occurred from February 6-8 in Columbus Georgia. The thespians, who participated...

The Little Mermaid: Sea It Before It Washes Away

The Little Mermaid: Sea It Before It Washes Away

David John Torrento, Guest Writer

November 15, 2013


Filed under News, School, Showcase

The opening performance of the show was magical as the NFHS Raider Drama Cast Members, outfittedin a colorful array of costumes, took to the stage of the School’s Performing Arts Center to the delight of an appreciated audience full of adults and children. The costumes of the mermaids and various sea...

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