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Review of The House of Bernarda Alba

Review of The House of Bernarda Alba

Tess Fuller, Staff Writer
February 8, 2017
Filed under School Productions, Showcase

Last semester, Berkeley’s Advanced Theatre Ensemble (ATE) performance of You Can’t Take It With You captivated Berkeley’s audience and left a few, like myself, wondering what else was in store.   This semester’s production of “The House of Bernarda Alba” was no different. To des...

A Brief Letter From Your Co-Editor-in-Chief

A Brief Letter From Your Co-Editor-in-Chief

Jennifer Luo, Co-Editor-in-Chief
November 29, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Changing the Constitution is difficult. It takes two thirds of both houses (or two thirds of the states) to call for a proposal for an amendment to the Constitution, and following that lengthy process, ratification by the state legislatures of three fourths of the states. It’s easier to defeat an amen...

A Performance of Firsts

A Performance of Firsts

Emma Edmund, Web Editor
October 18, 2016
Filed under School Productions

This year, the Advanced Theatre Ensemble decided to try something different — dividing the cast into two, with one half working on the Main Stage Production that begins shows on October 20, and the other half preparing a Stage Two Production. The first Stage Two Production had cast members choose scenes ...

Traveling to Wonderland: Critic’s Review

Traveling to Wonderland: Critic’s Review

Anjali Shah, Staff Writer
October 19, 2015
Filed under School Productions

This past weekend, Berkeley’s Advanced Theater Ensemble (ATE) put on the production of Alice v. Wonderland. Chris Marshall, ATE’s new director, described these actors as one of the most talented group of theater artists he has ever worked with, and after witnessing the madness of Wonderland come to ...

Behind the Fall Play

Behind the Fall Play

Sarah Mohammadi, Staff Writer
October 15, 2015
Filed under School Productions

        Advanced Theatre Ensemble’s  fall play, Alice vs. Wonderland, opens tonight at 7 o’clock! There’s something different about this play, however. Shrouded in mystery, details of the play remain a secret to students and faculty members. Advanced Theatre Ensemble actress, Morgan Alexand...