Backstage at Shakespeare's 'As You Like It'

“Standby 120 … 120, then house lights and sound.” When stage manager Victoria Keating ’16 gives the cue, lights and sound shift, and the play ends. The winter play “As You Like It” was Keating’s third gig as a stage manager. The play, performed in Rugby Auditorium, opened on Feb. 5 and ran until Feb. […]

Auction to benefit Justin Carr Wants World Peace Foundation

The Justin Carr Wants World Peace Foundation and the Art Department hosted a silent art auction during the three performances of the winter play “As You Like It” from Feb. 5 through Feb. 7. The auction was extended to continue though Feb. 13. Art made by current art students was auctioned. Pieces created by Justin […]

Roses sold before 'As You Like It' performance

With Social Committee now co-managing the box office, students and parents were able to purchase congratulatory roses for actors when they bought their tickets to “As You Like It’ Feb. 6. The roses, sold for $3, were personally delivered to the actors by the members of the committee after the performance. Nico Lubkeman ’15, one […]

‘As You Like It’ tickets for Feb. 5-7 show on sale

Tickets for performances of the upper school production of William Shakespeare’s “As You Like It” went on sale Jan. 5. The play will take place Feb. 5-7 in Rugby Auditorium. “We haven’t done a Shakespeare play at the Upper School in about seven or eight years,” said upper school performing arts teacher and play director […]

US to produce "Company," "As You Like It" next year

“Company” will be the fall musical and “As You Like It” will be the winter play next year. “Company,” with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and a book by George Furth, will be directed by performing arts teachers Michele Spears and Ted Walch. Spears will choreograph the musical. “As You Like It,” a play […]