You hear them mentioned on the announcements, but what does the Tech & Stage Crew actually do?

When people hear about the drama department they wonder what it's like as an actor on stage or what it's like to be a director. What most people don't think about is all of the things that go on behind the scenes to make those shows look the way the do. Tech and Stage Crew … Continue reading You hear them mentioned on the announcements, but what does the Tech & Stage Crew actually do?

A behind-the-scenes look at the casting, producing of a Mount St. Joseph performance

Mr. Mike Hartsfield, MSJ's drama director Casting and directing a show here at Mount Saint Joe, especially in high school takes a lot of work from both the director, and the cast. I got the chance to interview the Mount’s drama director, Mr. Michael Hartsfield, as well as senior Brennan Hyde, an experienced cast member … Continue reading A behind-the-scenes look at the casting, producing of a Mount St. Joseph performance

Beauty and the Beast Review

It's that time of the year again, Mount de Sales and Mount Saint Joe unite on the stage to  dazzle us all with their portrayals of some of the most iconic Disney characters. At the beginning of the first act the curtains open up to the first number in the center of the town. Belle; … Continue reading Beauty and the Beast Review