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Building the giant peach

Building the giant peach

Luke Finkel, Managing Editor

April 29, 2013

When Drama teacher and play director, Laura Woods, told me that we would be doing “James and the Giant Peach” for this years spring production, I instantly realized how tough it would be to build a peach hat would live up to “Giant” name. I would begin plans for what would finally be a peach...

The midsummer of the ’70s

November 7, 2011

by Tiffany Liao, staff writer We see vintage elements on our clothes, furniture and even books, but this month Cal’s innovative drama class is blending the retro ’70s  with Shakespeare’s classic comedy “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Bringing a classic Shakespeare play set in the 1500s  into the ’70s was drama teacher Laura Woods’ i...