Thursday, April 30, 2009

drama awards

It is almost the end of the year and time to vote for the recipients of the CG Drama Awards. Please follow the link to the right to nominate a senior for the Susan Schuerr Drama Award and the Jon Olsen Stagecrafter Award. You have until Wednesday, May 6th to nominate the recipients. The results will be posted on Thursday, May 7th and voting for the finalists will begin that day and end Sunday, May 10th. Please take the time to fill out the survey as soon as possible.

Mrs. Whalen

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Tickets for the CGHS production of 12 Angry Jurors are sold out for all four productions. We will be taking names for a wait list.

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Tickets for the CGHS Production of 12 Angry Jurors go on sale Wednesday, April 15th in the school lobby during lunch hours. Seating is limited-only 88 seats available per show-and the seating is on stage. Please email for tickets.

Monday, April 13, 2009

ALL-STATE Production Info

This year's All-State Production is Urinetown the Musical! If you are interested in being a part of this production, please see Mrs. Whalen ASAP. There are lots of positions available to students from around the state. If you would like to audition or apply for a tech position, you must fill out and submit your online application by May 15th. Please visit for more info. Auditioners must prepare a 1-min comedic monologue and a 1-min song NOT from Urinetown. An accompanist will be provided (no recordings, no a capella auditions). Tech position applicants must submit a prepared portfolio with an audio/visual representation of your best work. Positions available include: stage manager, set construction, painting, lighting, sound, costume, make-up, props, and more as well as all orchestra positions.

Thursday, April 9, 2009

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