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Thespians to serve comedy, music at this weekend’s dinner theater

By Jack Dougherty

April 12, 2011

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The NDP Players will present a dinner theater show for the second year in a row, according to director Mrs. Bonnie Wilson.  The show will take place at 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 15, and Saturday, April 16, on campus. The first...

‘Jane Eyre’ a thrill for Bronte fans and novices alike

Monica Vinje, Harriet Bryant and Kenyn Cheatham

April 4, 2011

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The most recent movie adaptation of Emily Bronte’s Jane Eyre breathes life into the classic drama through passionate acting and an active story line. The story begins in media res with the title character, played by Mia W...

April dinner theater up next for thespians

February 25, 2011

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The NDP Players will present a dinner theater show for the second year in a row, according to director Mrs. Bonnie Wilson. The show will take place on April 15 and 16 at 6:30 p.m. The first act is a one-act show called "The...

‘Guys and Dolls’ opening a success

By Maddie Stevens, Jordan White and Sylvio Martins

February 10, 2011

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The NDP Players winter production of "Guys and Dolls" was rated to be one of the best NDP musicals to date, according to students who attended the musical. The show ran  Feb. 4 through Feb. 13, with sold-out evening performances...

Free popcorn offered for ‘Guys and Dolls’

By Jack Doughtery

February 2, 2011

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Free popcorn is a perk the NDP Players is offering anyone who brings a popcorn publicity bag to one of the performances when the winter musical “Guys and Dolls” is staged this weekend and next. To publicize the show, Mrs....

The best movie of 2010? The answer may surprise you

By Tyler Daswick

January 20, 2011

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When I was about 8 years old, I dug out my giant box of Legos and built a pirate ship. The best part? The thing actually floated. It floated. The day I plugged up my sink and set that ship a-sailin’ was one of the most exc...

Overrated? Why Batman Begins is better than The Dark Knight

Tyler Daswick

October 29, 2010

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In the summer of 2008, one of the most successful movies of all time was released in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight. So successful, in fact, it became the seventh-highest grossing film of all time and bulldozed in over ...

Record cast stages successful play

By Brittany Franco and Jordan White

October 25, 2010

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The weekend premier of Murder in the Knife Room was another successful hit put on by the NDP Players. The play was a murder-mystery-comedyand featured the biggest cast an NDP production has ever had when 30 actors crossed the sta...

Thespians to fill stage with record number this weekend

By Brittany Franco

October 18, 2010

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A record cast of 30 actors will take the stage when the NDP Players present their fall show at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the cafeteria.  The thespians' production of Murder in the Knife Room is billed as a murder...

Only one left blue in the face after successful talent show

By Amy Medeiros and Maddie Stevens

September 25, 2010

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The fifth annual Notre Dame Talent Show on Sept. 11 was a hit. Crowd-favorite was Alex Wiltse’s performance of “Friend Like Me” from Disney’s Aladdin. The senior, painted bright blue by classmates Mia Johnson an...

Three-day Tempe rock concert worth attending next year

By Kate Grover

September 24, 2010

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“One…two…three…JUMP!” I looked behind me as the crowd exploded, a sea of flailing arms and thrashing bodies. Brent Smith, lead singer of Shinedown, forbade the audience to stand still. “Tonight’s about making...

Auditions Monday, Tuesday for October comedy

Brittany Franco

September 12, 2010

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The NDP Drama Club will present its fall comedy "Murder in the Knife Room" Oct. 22 and 23 in the Andrew L. Eldridge Auditorium. Auditions for the comedy will take place after school Monday, Sept. 13, and Tuesday, Sept. 14,...

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