Get’cha Head in the Game, Highlanders!

Get’cha Head in the Game, Highlanders!

Katie Ellsworth, Staff Writer

September 13, 2016

Thursday, September 12th, is the informational meeting for the upcoming musical, High School Musical. The meeting will be held in room K-5 afterschool.

Meet the cast of Cinderella

Meet the cast of Cinderella

Lauren Hauk, Staff Writer

November 21, 2015

Look beyond the ball gowns and the magic and meet the cast of Cinderella.

“Comedy of Errors” has no errors

“Comedy of Errors” has no errors

Jordyn McConnaughey, Social Media Editor

March 25, 2015

On Friday night I went to see the ever-anticipated spring play, A Comedy of Errors. The play was directed by the drama teacher, Ms. Amanda Malo, and also had a smaller cast than most plays in the past. I had heard very good things about the play from my classmates who had seen it earlier, and had very high expectations. Needless to say, I was not disappointed. The play followed the story of two sets of identical twins from different towns, who arrived in the same place and kept getting mistaken for one another.

Upcoming CTH play “Honk Jr” promotes acceptance

Upcoming CTH play “Honk Jr” promotes acceptance

Rachel Chan, Guest Writer

March 17, 2015

Have you ever heard actors and actresses go honk? Well now you can, because starting on Friday, March 20 you will be surprised to see a gaggle of cast members, including former Howell students, Rebecca Chan and Abbey Bean, and current Howell students Julia Coulier and Jordan Chantaca perform with grace, style, and flutter their hearts out. That’s right it’s the Community Theatre of Howell’s (CTH) production of Honk Jr.

Shakespearean play coming to HHS this spring

Shakespearean play coming to HHS this spring

Megan Killop, Business Manager

March 4, 2015

Every four years, Theater Director Amanda Malo brings the community members of Howell a Shakespeare performance. This year’s specialty play is “Comedy of Errors.” This Shakespearian journey is the tale of two brothers separated at birth, trying to find their way back to each other.

HHS senior directs play

HHS senior directs play

Evan Webster, Staff Writer

March 3, 2015

Directing takes heart, determination, and of course, these three words: Lights, camera, action. A Howell High School senior, Brooke Lys, will be taking on the challenge of directing an entire two act play by herself. The production she chose to put on is called The Apartment and will be shown in the drama room, K-5, at the high school. It will be shown over two days from March 10-11, at 7p.m. Tickets will only be available at the door for $5. There are a maximum 100 seats per show.

Shakespeare hits the HHS theater this spring

Shakespeare hits the HHS theater this spring

Kira Cleer, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015

Twins, magic, Shakespeare and more is in this year’s production of the Comedy of Errors. Drama teacher Amanda Malo and ‘08 alumni Annie Dilworth, will be co-directing this year’s production.

No more musicals for Malo

No more musicals for Malo

Jackie Keranen, Staff Writer

January 6, 2015

In the fall of 2002, Mrs. Amanda Malo started teaching at Howell High School. During this time, she has been the director for ten different musicals. Recently, Mrs. Malo announced that she was stepping down from directing musicals. This was a huge shock to the drama department. By Staff Writer: Jackie Keranen

Upcoming HHS presentation of the Wizard of Oz

Upcoming HHS presentation of the Wizard of Oz

Jada Boprie, Feature Editor

November 19, 2014

This weekend, be sure not to miss Howell High School’s production of The Wizard of Oz. There will be shows Nov. 20-22 in the evening at 7p.m. and a final performance this Sunday, Nov. 23, at 2p.m. The musical will be performed in the HHS auditorium. By Feature Editor: Jada Boprie

The Wizard of Oz adventure

The Wizard of Oz adventure

Kyra Moen, Staff Writer

November 18, 2014

Last week, the cast of The Wizard of Oz embarked on an adventure to Howell's various elementary schools. The cast got into character and set off to entertain and enlighten the children of Howell. This was an opportunity to advertise for the play, as well as give the cast performing experience. By Staff Writer: Kyra Moen

New horizons for former Main Four adviser

New horizons for former Main Four adviser

Jordan Pudvay, Social Media Editor

October 22, 2014

After nine years of being The Main Four adviser, Mrs. Luann Haskins is remembering the late nights and parties that brought out the fun in journalism. Currently, instead of running The Main Four, she is practicing her Aunt Em voice for Howell High School's production of Wizard of Oz. Haskins started teaching in ...

Student preparing now for music education career

March 3, 2014

By A&E Editor: Madison Deadman Maggie Grace, a junior at Howell High School, gets involved in every musical opportunity that comes her way. To name a few, she is involved with Highlander Choral, Classicality, A Capella, and is a student director for Women’s Select choir. Some might recognize her from T...

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