Middle and Upper School Arts News & Stories
Nearly 40 Upper School students pooled their efforts to put on this year's musical, Once on this Island.The show tells the story of Ti Moune, a peasant girl who rescues and falls in love with Daniel, a wealthy boy from the other side of her island. When Daniel is returned to his people, the gods who rule the island guide Ti Moune on a quest to test the strength of her love against the powerful forces of prejudice, hatred, and death.
The cast of 26 students were joined by a tech crew of 12 students as well a student percussionist in the pit band. Performing arts faculty members Stephanie Simpson, Patrick Romano, Lanny Warkentien, Amanda Eastman, Jacob Rhodebeck, and Jason Curry all worked on the production.
Congratulations to all on four fantastic performances!