What does Urinetown Sound Like?

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Our all school production of Urinetown, The Musical is coming up next week with an invited dress rehearsal on May 6th and performances on May 7th and 8th all at 7pm at the Kirkland Performance Center.  I stepped into the rehearsal yesterday and recorded a short snippet of the cast working with the musicians. I’m confident […]

The Way to Urinetown

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Our Spring all school production of Urinetown the Musical is well under way.  I had the opportunity to sit in on part of rehearsal the other day and I thought you might like to see a sneak peek of the students working to prepare the show. Please save the date for May 6th (an invited dress […]

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From Winter to Spring

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We have come to our final transition to a new trimester for the year at EPS from Winter to Spring and there is much to celebrate as well as look forward to.  In the Winter Trimester we enjoyed performances from our Middle School and Upper School choirs, the Instrumental Music Ensemble, the Directing class in their […]

Memorandum Propaganda

Graphic Design & Propaganda

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In collaboration with the US drama production of The Memorandum written by Vaclav Havel and translated by Vera Blackwell, the D block Graphic Design class created a series of propaganda posters promoting the language of Ptydepe. For a little more context, here is a brief description of the play: This Orwellian gem is set in […]


Making Connections in Theatre

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There are four artistic processes you will find in every Fine & Performing Arts course at Eastside Prep: 1. Creating Conceiving and developing new artistic ideas and work. 2. Presenting, Performing, Producing – Performing (dance, music, theatre): Realizing artistic ideas and work through interpretation and presentation. Presenting (visual arts): Interpreting and sharing artistic work. Producing (media […]