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The puppets of “Avenue Q” take their final bow

Jordan Goodness, Staff Writer March 25, 2014

Two months of strenuous rehearsals came together the weekend of March 21 when the cast of "Avenue Q" came, sang and conquered four performances. “It’s been incredible working with such a great cast...

Zoe Fox ’16, who played Care-ee bear, Garrick New’16, who played Pooh, and Aaron Samuels ’16, who played Paddington, look through the playbill for their names and ads during a break.

“Avenue Q” stuns at opening night

Nicole DeBlasi, Web A&E Editor March 24, 2014

On March 21st, Staples Players put on a stunning performance of “Avenue Q,” a play about the struggles that a group of people, and monsters, face as they enter adulthood and the challenges that adulthood...

Will Haskell ’14, playing the character Princeton in the Staples’ production, practices his puppeteering with professional puppeteers Pam Arciero and Rick Lyon.

Players learn puppeteering from the pros

Kacey Hertan, Assistant Business Manager February 28, 2014

In the past 55 years of Staples Players productions, Staples students have transformed into characters onstage, but no one has seen a transformation quite like this. With vibrantly colored skin, gigantic...

Players take a twist to the stage

Players take a twist to the stage

Adam Kaplan, Staff Writer December 20, 2013

With the fall show just wrapping up, it is time to set sights on the future and prepare for Staples Players’ next show. This time though, David Roth and the drama department are adding a bit of a twist. Players...

During the hiatus, the auditorium stage remains empty of actors rehearsing

Staples Players’ vacation isn’t all fun and games

Rachel Treisman, Staff Writer December 17, 2013

Most days after school, members of Staples Players congregate in the theater hallway, scrambling to change their outfits and run their lines. The flurry of activity continues long into the afternoon, leaving...

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