One acts chosen for Playwrights Festival

By Elana Zeltser Out of 38 submissions, 11 plays were chosen to be produced for the 2012 Playwrights Festival. Auditions for the event will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 21 and Wednesday, Feb. 22. Audition materials are available online at academics.hw.com/uspa. The selected pieces are: A Dollar a Point by Cathy Mayer A Melody of Spring […]

Musician deconstructs styles of songwriters

By Rebecca Nussbaum “Writing songs was the easiest part of any of it,” Kathryn Gallagher ’11 said. During the first semester, Gallagher studied the music of Bob Dylan, Elton John, Carole King and Joni Mitchell with the help of performing arts teacher Shawn Costantino in her music production and songwriting independent study. Gallagher began her […]