Looking for Writing…

Our Seminar Theatre class is looking for writing about life and water.  Please help Water Writing Exercise Concept Statement: Every human emotion acts like the ever-changing ocean. Our anger acts as the crashing uncontrollable waves that rage war on each other. Our peace and happiness is the still ocean, and our deaths are the deepest … More Looking for Writing…

Theatre is School

For those of you who don’t know I teach at Homestead High School in Mequon Wisconsin.  We are lucky enough to have a full time theatre program and I am lucky that the administration likes me enough to keep on hiring me back.  The teachers are back for the kick off events held for our … More Theatre is School

Home is Where the Heart Is by: Sarah Verespej

Written by: Sarah Verespej Stray sawdust, specks of glitter, a jungle of curtains, lights and pulleys tangled above, a familiar G major chord mingling with the ceaseless creativity accumulating in the Black Box down the hall, and surrounded by it all, in the center of the stage, is me. Since my first 14-year-old-freshman footstep crossed … More Home is Where the Heart Is by: Sarah Verespej

Early Is On Time; On Time Is Late; Late Is Unacceptable

As I watch the students of Homestead High School this year I am struck by their lateness: to school, to class, to rehearsals, to meetings, the list goes on. Being late is unacceptable. While that sounds harsh, it’s the truth and something that should be said more often. I don’t care if you’re attending a … More Early Is On Time; On Time Is Late; Late Is Unacceptable