The Ebbtide

A Musical for the Masses

Zoe Plattner

February 21, 2020

Premiering in 1928, Bertolt Brecht’s “The Threepenny Opera” brought a tale of crime and corruption to theatergoers. The German “play with music” focuses on the relationships between and how they interact with society. Years later, it would continue to inspire pop culture, such as Bobby Darin’s ...

Close to Home

Close to Home

Nova Clark

May 19, 2019

"THE DROWSY CHAPERONE" IGNITES THE FAN IN ALL OF US Everyone has a favorite pastime, and for unnamed protagonist Man In Chair (Noah Bruckshen), it is “The Drowsy Chaperone,” a fictional 1920s musical that he loves inside and out. Man In Chair, who lives alone in his apartment, is affected b...

Going Out on a High Note

Going Out on a High Note

Nova Clark

May 6, 2019

"THE DROWSY CHAPERONE" COMES TO SCC It’s time to ring in the roaring ‘20s as SCC welcomes to its stage the Tony-winning musical “The Drowsy Chaperone.” Set in the era of flappers and speakeasies, this tongue-in-cheek comedy debuted on Broadway in 1998 and will be directed by SCC acting...

A Play on Words

A Play on Words

Nova Clark

March 16, 2019

SCC'S MODERN TAKE ON "MACBETH" SCC took on an ambitious execution of William Shakespeare’s renowned tragedy “Macbeth” this month, and the entire theater was held under its sinister spell. The cast of "Macbeth" during rehearsal. Photo: Nova Clark Directed by SCC drama professor Debra P...

Full of Sound and Fury

Full of Sound and Fury

Nova Clark

March 4, 2019

"MACBETH" WILL STRUT AND FRET ITS HOUR UPON SCC'S STAGE This month, history will be made as “Macbeth” becomes the first William Shakespeare work ever to be performed at SCC. Penned by the legendary playwright at the beginning of the 17th century, the play remains a timeless tragedy that te...

Before Neverland

Dan Davis (left), Isabel Zyla (center) and Juliana Marasco (right) rehearse a peaceful scene from

Nova Clark

December 2, 2018

SCC TACKLES PETER PAN ORIGIN STORY Have you ever wondered how Peter Pan got his name? In this Tony-winning play, you’ll be able to witness the poignant story that precedes the popular adventures. “Peter and the Starcatcher” began as a series of two best-selling novels by Dave Barry and Ridley ...

SCC’s ‘Little Shop’ a Letdown

Bryce West, Matt Correa, Alyssa Hope Mass, Erin Smith and Hannah Lund do their best with the puppets they're provided. PHOTO CREDIT: Ming Tian

Nova Clark

October 20, 2018

MISPLACED PUPPETS CHEAPEN A FAN FAVORITE This year’s fall musical fell victim to an unsuccessful spin put on its execution, though fortunately, it was through no fault of the talent. The cast was wonderful. The set was fantastic. The music was great. All players showcased their usual skill in SCC’s pr...

Broken Fantasy

Broken Fantasy

Azia Kelikoa’elakauaikekai Jaelyn Lualhati

June 22, 2018

“OFF WE FLY NOW” FAILS TO TAKE OFF Disney, the Brothers Grimm, we all know some variation of the famous fairy tales of our childhood. SCC’s new play includes some of the leading ladies in these fairy tales. And it failed to impress.   “Off We Fly Now,” directed by SCC drama faculty Duygu...

Two’s Company, Three’s a Crowd

Two’s Company, Three's a Crowd

Azia Kelikoa’elakauaikekai Jaelyn Lualhati

June 2, 2018

PLAY SHOWS ALL SIDES OF COMMITMENT Being the single friend in a group of couples isn’t always ideal, especially when they’re all worried about you getting married at some point. SCC’s rendition of Stephen Sondheim’s “Company” tackles the issue of being a single bachelor surrounded ...

Many Voices, Many Sides

Many Voices, Many Sides

Azia Kelikoa’elakauaikekai Jaelyn Lualhati

March 20, 2018

"LARAMIE" SHOWS HOW FAR WE'VE YET TO GO President Barack Obama signed the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd Jr. Hate Crime Prevention Act on October 28, 2009. SCC’s “The Laramie Project” focuses on one of the bill’s namesakes, Shepard, an openly gay student who was murdered in Laramie, Wyo., ...

Some Stories Need to Be Told

Some Stories Need to Be Told

Azia Kelikoa’elakauaikekai Jaelyn Lualhati

March 13, 2018

"LARAMIE" SHOWS HOW FAR WE'VE COME At SCC, everyone’s rights are supported. No matter their identity, who they love or want, what religion they honor or the color of their skin — everyone should be accepted for who they are. SCC’s theater students will be performing in the “The Laram...

Laramie Project

March 13, 2018

“The Laramie Project” features 15 SCC theater students playing over 70 different real life individuals from Laramie, Wyo., following the death of openly gay student Matthew Shepard. The cast shares quotes from the characters they play that spoke to them in some way. Photos by Trina Gr...

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