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Student to Release EP

Student to Release EP

Rocky Alterman

January 14, 2013

Senior Camille Sudekum released her first EP this past Friday Jan. 7. Sudekum describes the album as a country/folk mix. Sudekum has been hard at work for the last few months and it's filled with original music that she wrote and sang. Sudekum played every instrument and recorded it entirely on her...

Brandon Morrison

December 11, 2012

Art work from the SM North feeder Elementary Schools and Hocker Grove will be on display in the Greg Brantman Patrons Art Gallery on Thursday, Dec.13, from 6:30 to  7:30 for the opening of their first art gallery showing.

December 3, 2012

This year, mixed media artist and Kansas City Art Institute Illustration Department Chairman/Instructor Steve Mayse, displayed his work in the SM North Greg Brantman Patrons Art Gallery.  Mayse spoke with the Advanced Placement (AP) Art students on Thursday, Aug. 30 regarding his body of work, how he...

A.R.T. Fall sketch comedy show opens this week

A.R.T. Fall sketch comedy show opens this week

November 12, 2012

Advanced Repertory Theatre's (A.R.T.) fall show  'A.R.T. Kicks the Bucket' opens Friday, Nov. 16 at 7 p.m with second chance to see Saturday, Nov. 17 at 7 p.m.. The show features sketches written and directed by seniors in the class. Tickets are on sale for 4$ dollars at lunch and 5$ at the door. "It's...

Legally Blonde debutes this week

Legally Blonde debutes this week

October 29, 2012

North will present Legally Blonde The Musical on Nov. 1, 2 and 3 at 7:00 p.m. with an additional 2:00 matinee on Saturday Nov. 3. Tickets are $10.00 and $5.00 for children up through middle school. Music and lyrics were composed by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin and the book was written by Heath...

Drum Line Rocks Susan B. Komen Race for a Cure

Drum Line Rocks Susan B. Komen Race for a Cure

September 3, 2012

Tbe North Marching Band Drum Line was a big hit again this year at the Susan B. Komen Race for a Cure.  The students arrived at Union Station before sunrise and played for two hours at the finish line, then they led the Survivors Parade to the Main Stage.  The beat of their drums set the tone for the...

Winner of North by North Film Festival

Winner of North by North Film Festival

July 13, 2012

'All In Good Time' took first place this past November in the annual North by North Film festival. The eight minute video was written and directed by senior Brandon Morrison and starred seniors Marrisa O'Dell and Jacob Frisbie. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sUILuMyQuPw&feature=plcp

Little Shop of Horrors cast to perform at Blue Star Program on May 24

Little Shop of Horrors cast to perform at Blue Star Program on May 24

Brandon Morrison

May 23, 2012

On May 3, representatives from the Blue Star Program of Starlight Theater visited the SM North theater department to announce that its spring production of Little Shop of Horrors had received seven nominations for various Blue Star awards. These nominations included: Outstanding Overall Pr...

pH Productions Visits A.R.T.

Michael Mahr

May 4, 2012

On May 4, four members of pH Productions, a professional improvisational troupe based out of Chicago, Ill., visited the current A.R.T. Troupe and select members of the 2013 Troupe. During their visit, these members played warm-up and improvisational games with the students. “It was really refreshing...

Choir holds their banquet, teacher receives honors

Choir holds their banquet, teacher receives honors

Robin King

May 4, 2012

On Monday April 30, choir students met in the auditorium for their annual choir banquet. The night was filled with solos performed by the seniors. But this banquet was different than most since choral director Patrice Sollenberger planned to retire. The first half of the banquet was mainly for the...

SM North Hosts Poetry Slam

Kyra Martiny

May 4, 2012

The fourth annual Poetry Slam was held April 27 during fifth block in the library. It was divided into three sessions, coinciding with each of the lunches during fifth block. During those sessions, different classes and students on their lunch breaks could come into the library as spectators during...

The Last Show

The Last Show

Michael Mahr

April 25, 2012

Your last chance to view the 2011-2012 A.R.T. has finally arrived. The troupe will be performing their final sketch comedy show of the year: A.R.T. Extends the Mayan Calendar, beginning on Thurs April 26 and closing the following night, Fri April 27. The hilarity will begin promptly at 7 p.m. in the ...

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