“The ending is always a surprise.” Daniel Wallace wrote this in his book Big Fish which was is the source material for Homestead’s musical this year. But as our witch in the musical says, “Everyone dies, Edward Bloom, but your death is glorious. Let me show you.” She then reveals all the people whose life Edward … More ‘Big Fish’ funny, touching, tissue worthy
First premiered on Broadway in 2013, Big Fish The Musical has been a labor of love for the creative team and kids at Homestead High School. Adapted from the much-loved Daniel Wallace novel and Tim Burton movie, this story explores the tall-tales that Edward Bloom, played by the utterly brilliant and mesmerizing Jack Cannon, has spent a lifetime … More Come see “Big Fish the Musical”
Hello Homestead! Seniors Zack Zens, Giovanna Fallucca and Karly Konik are co-candidates in the Students of the Year Campaign once again. Our team (North Shore vs Cancer) is partnering with Drama Club to organize a fundraiser for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Students of the Year Campaign. The Students of the Year Campaign focuses on … More Miracle Minute at our Musical
Who are you? What year are you? What are your interests? I’m Chloe Diamond! I’m 16 and a sophomore. I enjoy playing tennis, riding horses, singing and acting. What exactly do you do for Big Fish the Musical? I am an actor and I play Sandra Bloom in Big Fish! What brought you to join … More Big Fish Meet the Artist: Chloe Diamond
Who are you? What year are you? What are your interests? Hi! My name is Kaet Sisney and I’m a junior! I love the performing arts, and when I’m not doing theatre, I enjoy playing the french horn, being a part of the Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra, singing, cooking, reading, and spending time with my … More Big Fish Meet the Artist: Kaet Sisney
“Big Fish centers on two men – Edward and Will Bloom – and two thematic questions: Mortality, or How Does a Hero Live On? Fatherhood, or What Makes a Good Dad?” This is the first page of the Director’s script for Homestead’s musical, Big Fish, written by the author, John August on February 2014. Hello, Amelia Figg-Franzoi … More “Big Fish” hits close to home.
Do you want to audition for Big Fish this year?! Musical rehearsals start Second Trimester Show dates are Feb 6th-9th Before November 11th you will sign-up outside the Black Box Theatre for an Audition time on the 11th of November. We will have time slots of 25 mins where we will see 8 people sing … More Big Fish Musical Audition Packet