Category: Arts

One Play, 24 Actors, 68 Characters

On March 17th-19th, Branson acting teacher and director Maura Vaughn and a cast of Branson students will put on The Laramie Project, a play based on interviews with the townspeople of Laramie, Wyoming who lived during the murder of Matthew...

Behind the Scenes of the Laramie Project

Less than a month away another play will run in the Branson theater. The Laramie Project, unlike other plays of previous years, has sixty-eight roles as opposed to the usual dozen. The Branson theater department will fill these parts with...

Crafting Holiday Presents

As the holiday season approaches, present-buying season comes with it, hand in hand. The malls become more crowded, with the constant bustle of holiday shoppers, and prices skyrocket because of demand. And, of course, some people find shopping with the...

Theatresports Waits in the Wings

Branson’s beginning acting class entertained fellow students this week with Theatresports: a competitive acting performance involving improv skill-building activities and skits. The bout acted as practice for a larger all-grade Theatresports event, set for January 13 at 6:30pm in the Jewett Family Theater. All are welcome...

A Poem from WORD: From The Precipice of Fear and Death

Freshman Nandi Maunder recites From The Precipice of Fear and Death, a poem she performed at Branson’s WORD event on Friday, October 23. From The Precipice of Fear and Death I am not afraid of losing my life, I am...