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Students learn about Haiti's poor while rehearsing musical

...before rehearsal started for "Once On This Island," the Juneau-Douglas High...Conarro and Bethany Bereman, "Once On This Island" plays at 7 p.m. by Stephen Flaherty, "Once On This Island," is based on the book...
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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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...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...
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...Codependent Anonymous meeting, 11-12:15 a.m. every Sunday, Assembly chambers, across from Marine Park. "Once on This Island," 2 p.m., Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium. Benefit performance for Art Creation Foundation in Haiti...
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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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 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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...story of Alaska civil rights, by Diane Benson, 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 17, at the UAS Egan Library. Free. "Once On This Island," presented by the Juneau-Douglas High School drama department, 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Feb. 18-19...
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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...
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...


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