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WHS hosts Wayland Sings (24 photos)

WHS hosts Wayland Sings (24 photos)

Audrey Camacho and Jay Abdella
March 15
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WHS hosts singers from Happy Hollow, Loker, Claypit Hill, and the Wayland Middle School in the annual Wayland Sings concert.

WHS hosts String Jam (31 photos)

WHS hosts String Jam (31 photos)

Audrey Camacho
March 13
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Orchestras from all of Wayland's public schools played in the annual String Jamboree.

[Title of Show] cast discusses performance and process

[Title of Show] cast discusses performance and process

Natalie Hsu
March 8
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WHS seniors Jenia Brewington, Sophia Calder, Andrea Ponce and Clare Lippincott performed the Broadway musical [Title of Show] on Friday and Saturday. The modified play follows four actors, Jenny, Hunter, Susan and Heidi, as they write a musical about writing a musical. The seniors changed one of the...

Artist of the Week: Jesse Wang

Artist of the Week: Jesse Wang

Kevin Wang
March 6
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The dark wood of the elephantine instrument glistened as the small boy stared at it in awe. He picked up the bow, placed it on the string and struck out a note. The bass resonated with a deep rumble. The wire of the string quivered back and forth, the delicate vibrations expanding like a ripple of water...

Artist of the Week: Ella Johnson

Artist of the Week: Ella Johnson

Jackie Stoller and Olivia Waldron
March 2
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Junior Ella Johnson walks into the center of the stage, a spotlight shining on her face. The group starts and she begins singing her solo in an auditorium filled with people. Johnson joined the Muses, an all female A Capella group her freshman year and has been in the group ever since. “I am...

News Brief: Spring play auditions to begin March 2

News Brief: Spring play auditions to begin March 2

Natalie Hsu
March 2
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Starting Thurs. March 2, drama teacher Richard Weingartner will begin to hold auditions for the spring play. The play is a combination of Shakespeare's Hamlet and Midsummer's Night Dream. Weingartner describes Hamlet as a "revenge tragedy" with "one character avenging his father's death" and describes...

Artist of the Week: Chris Laven

Artist of the Week: Chris Laven

Kyle Chen
February 27
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If you make a trip to the music wing of Wayland High School during the school day, particularly to the practice rooms, you will likely find a tall, fiery-haired young man sitting on a chair, eyes intent on a music stand as his hands pluck and strum the grand, maple red instrument leaning against him. Senior...

WHS hosts annual Bandfest (31 photos)

WHS hosts annual Bandfest (31 photos)

Audrey Camacho and Jay Abdella
February 17
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WHS hosts the middle and elementary schools in the annual Bandfest.

WW ’17: Talent show

WW ’17: Talent show

Conor Keating and Olivia Waldron
February 13
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Students and faculty participate in the annual Winter Week talent show.

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