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Photo: Modern rhythms

...students with the kind of dancing and terminology to be used in the JDHS Theatre Department's 2005 musical, "Once On This Island." The show will be performed in February.
Musical to raise money for Haitian youth

...Juneau-Douglas High School actors and backstage staff will put on an extra performance of an upcoming musical. The play, "Once On This Island," is a modern fairy tale set on an unnamed island in the Antilles that's clearly modeled on Haiti, director...
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Musical features six arts groups in tsunami benefit

...will share selections from the upcoming musical, "Once On This Island," opening Feb. 18 at the school. About 50 more...opened the show," said Ryan Conarro, director of "Once On This Island." "And then we talked about getting other people...
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what's happening

Theater "Once On This Island," presented by the Juneau-Douglas High School drama department, 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb. 25-26, with 2 p...
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Thank you

...was impressive As a visitor to Juneau from the Boston area, I had the opportunity to attend the performance of "Once On This Island" at Juneau-Douglas High School. I was so impressed by the talent of these young adults that I wanted to share...
Celebrate Juneau's diversity

...Recently, a group of approximately 75 JDHS Theatre Students worked together to bring the community the play "Once on This Island." Through the process of working side-by-side, for a common goal, these students came to know one another...
Juneau high school graduate's death in Seattle under investigation.

...Juliet," "Real to Reel," "King Island Christmas," "Raven Odyssey," "Holes," "Skin Of Our Teeth," "Once On This Island," "Marisol," "Tlingit Macbeth," "Hair," "Two Gentlemen Of Verona," "Measure For Measure," "Alice...
Juneau's own burlesque star returns

...piece, as well as his roles as the Cowardly Lion in "The Wizard of Oz" and the Demon of Death in the musical "Once On This Island."After graduation, Luminous chose Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle over acting colleges in New York and...
Art for Haiti: Thunder Mountain to host fundraiser Ryan Conarro and former Juneau-Douglas High School drama teacher Bethany Bereman. The two put on a play, "Once On This Island," at JDHS. The production was set on an unnamed island modeled on Haiti. Aware of the extreme poverty in that...
My Turn: Auditorium or auditoria? There is a huge difference

...class. This year more than 60 students auditioned for Jungalbook. Last month we saw 125 students auditioning for Once On This Island, the upcoming Musical. Student interest in music and drama is relentless. That's great. In many schools, drama...


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