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Violin performance leads to more orchestra funding for following year

Katya Tarabrina, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019

On Wednesday junior Allen Zhang recited violin music at the K-State All-Faiths Chapel to raise money for the Manhattan High School Performing Arts orchestra. “Allen is a tremendous musician so the music of course went we...

Varsity Choir, Jazz Ensemble, Pop’s Choir put on showcase concert

Emma Elliott, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019

Manhattan High’s choirs and jazz groups wowed the crowd with an amazing performance Thursday night. The concert, which was held in Rezac auditorium, included performances from Varsity Choir, Jazz Ensemble and Pops Choir, with ea...

Artist of the Week

Makenna Wollenberg, Assistant Photo Editor

May 7, 2019

Kate McGee Junior McGee is in Chamber and Varsity Choir. She also participates in girls tennis, National Honors Society, and Red Cross Club. When did you get into singing? "I got into singing in 5th grade, &nb...

Thespian names 2019 – 2020 board members

Kaitlin Clark, Print Editor-in-Chief

May 7, 2019

While decked out in shining costumes in true Thespian fashion, over a dozen club members smiled as it was announced that they would be a part of the 2019-2020 Thespian board. Last Friday, the annual thespian banquet was held in Re...

Spring Play comes to end, drama department prepares for changes next year

Kaitlin Clark, Print Editor-in-Chief

April 29, 2019

After three performances with sizable crowds, Manhattan High’s spring play, “The Crucible,” has come to an end. This year’s spring play was a classic choice, but it was still able stretched students’ acting abilities i...

Artist of the Week

April 29, 2019

Max Barbe Sophomore   Barbe is heavily involved in his work in Thespians this year.   When did you get into art? “I got into art about four or five years ago when I moved here.”   Is there...

Artist of the Week

Makenna Wollenberg, Assistant Photo Editor

April 8, 2019

Audrey Parish Sophomore   Parish is learning how to play the Viola and has been playing the piano since she was seven years old.   How did you get into orchestra? “I started playing the violin in...

Music department finds success at Regionals

Sophia Comas, Sports Editor

April 8, 2019

Saturdays are supposed to be relaxing, lazy, hang-out-with-your-friends kind of days right? Wrong. For the Manhattan High music department, it was busier than ever with a day packed of performances and competition within the...

Annual Salute to Broadway event canceled

Kaitlin Clark, Print Editor-in-Chief

March 30, 2019

During this time of the year, Manhattan High’s Drama department usually focuses on both their spring production and their annual Salute to Broadway performance, but this year, the latter has been canceled. Salute to Broadway wa...

Makenna Wollenberg, Assistant Photo Editor

March 25, 2019

Joshua Brandt Junior Wind Ensemble Marching Band Bassoon   What inspired you to play bassoon? “I saw a video of a dude playing the ‘Grandfather Themed’ from ‘Peter and the Wolf’ on bassoon, and it was really cool. Also, I knew I wanted to play ...

Music students take part in All-state performances

Katya Tarabrina, Staff Writer

February 22, 2019

Students from the Manhattan High Orchestra, Choir and Band travelled to the Century II Performing Arts and Convention Center in Wichita to participate in the All-state concert today. The musicians stayed in Downtown Wichita for ...

Drama Department prepares for winter play

Kaitlin Clark, Print Editor-in-Chief

January 29, 2019

Thespian Troupe 941 always strives to perform bold and interesting shows, but this year’s winter play is among the most unique they have ever planned to perform. Titled “Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play,” the show follows a gro...

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