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SINGING FROM THE HEART: The band Lemon Limes audition for Coffeehouse: The Refill.  The return of the traditional CHS showcase is just one of many artistic offerings being held in the weeks ahead at CHS.

Waiting for the spotlight: Highlighting the arts and music departments at CHS

Emma McShea, Staff Writer February 25, 2022

Music and the arts have always been a way for people to express themselves and at CHS, this shines through our creative departments. From performance and visual arts, the talented students of our school...

Billy Flynn, played by senior Timothy Mattaboni, explains to Roxie Hart how she must act in court in order to ensure that she will not be found guilty. Flynn creates a new backstory for each of his clients to ensure the public and judge will not want them to be found guilty.

That’s ‘Chicago’ for you! (photos)

Abigail Lindsay, Editor in Chief March 9, 2020

CHS’s musical production of Chicago was all the razzle and dazzle it lead up to be.  The preface for the musical is Roxie Hart (Lauren Klepp) has recently murdered her paramour Fred Casley (Skylar...

Kyle Yorlets (class of 2013) in the role of Nicely Nicely in Guys and Dolls, the CHS musical his senior year.  Yorlets was tragically killed on Feb 7 in Nashville, TN.

Remembering Kyle: Scholarship to be dedicated in memory of CHS alum

Carlin Diehl, Staff Writer March 1, 2019

On Feb 7, Carlisle residents were shocked by the news that former CHS student Kyle Yorlets was shot and killed in Nashville, TN by five young people in an attempted robbery. As a result of Yorlets'...

Head of the Herd: Joseph Durbin

Becca Winton, Website Editor-in-Chief, Social Media Director February 15, 2019

Senior Joseph Durbin is featured in the very first podcast version of Head of the Herd. We discuss his time in CHS's choir and his plans for after graduation.  

The Pink Ladies played by Talia Clash, Kelsey Sheffe and Bri Murrary, are joined by Chloe Kot (playing Patty Simcox) on stage as the ensemble dances behind them. Participating in the musical allows students to experience the process of staging a musical.

Learning to hand jive: A behind the scene look at “Grease” practices (slideshow)

Mia Byus, staff photographer February 8, 2019

As the annual CHS Musical is coming up, the student cast rehearses daily to get ready to perform their parts in Grease. Performance dates are Feb 21, 22 and 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the Emma Barr auditorium. Box...

Emily Sedlak and Ozlyn Smith rehearse a scene for this years musical Big Fish. The cast began rehearsing back in November.

Rising stars: a look at the musical and how students prepare

Kathleen O'Neill February 2, 2018

Carlisle High School students take the stage in the production of Big Fish this year. It is about a boy, his father, and his father’s tall tales. After William Bloom gets married, his new wife...

Senior Ellen Diehl and Junior Ozzy Smith laugh as they practice their royal dance for the CHS production of Cinderella as director Dan Schade looks on.

Cinderella’s lost slipper finds its way to CHS

Chaela Williams, A&E writer/editor January 6, 2017

The classic and well-known fairy-tale, Cinderella, will be CHS's spring musical this year. This year’s production of Cinderella is based off the 2013 Broadway production, Rodgers and Hammerstein’s...

Check out this years musical, The Addams Family this weekend, Thurs-Sat.

CHS Presents: The Addams Family Musical (Photos)

Hannah Westbrook, Photographer, Advice Column February 24, 2016

Carlisle High School will present The Addams Family Musical February 25th, 26th, and 27th at 7:30pm. Ticket may be purchased in the lobby by the McGowan Auditorium. The box office will be open on...

The Music Man comes to Carlisle High School (Photos)

“The Music Man” comes to Carlisle High School (Photos)

Hannah Westbrook, Photographer, Advice Column March 12, 2015

"The Music Man" is now coming to Carlisle High School! The first show starts tonight at 7:30pm and runs until March 14. If students show ID for tonight's show, tickets are $5 instead of the retail $6;...

Sophomore Kaelan Felknor-Edwards and senior William Hunter play the bakers wife and the baker in the play as one of the fairytales that are in the play In The Woods.

“Into the Woods”

Alana Mason, Photographer February 27, 2014

For more information about this year's musical, check out our article,  'Into the Woods': Coming soon to a theater near you!

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