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School fights back: Parents’ lose suit opposing Rent & Laramie Project.

Great week for high school theatre! RENT and the Laramie project are two of the most challenged plays in high schools around the country, but both shows will go on thanks to the Green Valley High School administration and Clark … Continue reading

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Report Card: THEATRE ARTS

Grade: C+ The show must go on? Back in December Rowlett High School canceled a production of the musical Rent after controversy was sparked by some particularly vocal parents in the community. The school’s theatre director said she made the … Continue reading

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Teacher fired for pushing for class project on The Laramie Project

Following good news of Steve Martin’s bailout, there’s more bad news on the high school drama front. USA Today reports on the firing of a teacher who led a class project on The Laramie Project – a play and film … Continue reading

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