Behind The Scenes

Daphne Marsters, Staff Writer

June 3, 2020

   Here at El Modena, we are lucky to be the only high school with a full-day theatre program in Orange Unified. Unfortunately, a large chunk of the student body is unaware of how the class functions and what it does, aside from the few advertising posters scattered across campus. El Modena Frontl...

The Lovers of “Our Town”

Toni Hernandez, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017

Seniors, Revel Sanz and Ludwika Munoz The talented Revel Sanz and Ludwika Munoz, leads in the school’s fall production, gives Frontline an inside look at the play “Our Town.” Frontline: How do you feel about the production so far? Revel Sanz: I’m excited for the play I think it’s gonna be a g...

Fall Festival Fun to Come

Toni Hernandez, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017

Come to the Nature Center on October 27th to support El Modena’s art program.     During the 2016-2017 school year, El Modena had their first Fall Festival of the Arts in the nature center. This festival features work from art, dance, drama, band, ceramics, and choir classes.   The d...

Coming Soon to an El Modena Theater Near You

Toni Hernandez, Staff Writer

September 19, 2017

The drama program at El Modena high school has produced a large number of wonderful productions. The past school year there was The Importance of Being Earnest and Once Upon a Mattress. Each play featured a wonderful cast chosen by Deborah Gillen, the drama teacher at El Modena. Similar to last year,...

Innocent Until Proven Guilty

The 12 jurors debate over the events of a supposed murder

Celia Janes, Op/Ed Editor

November 18, 2015

Drama’s fall production, “12 Angry Jurors,” is a fresh take on Reginald Rose’s “12 Angry Men.”  The plot revolves around a jury trying to decide whether a young man is guilty of murdering his father.  The play tackles social issues that are just as relevant as they were when it was written...

Lily Solorio

Lily Solorio smiles for the camera.

Christina Davenport, Media & arts editor

October 27, 2015

Frontline: So why did you choose theater as one of your main electives while attending El Mo? Lily Solorio: Mainly because my mom introduced me to it. I've been doing it since I was little. It is a force of habit...but a fun force of habit for sure. FL: When did you begin performing? What was...

This Is a Test

Mr. Williams (Erwin) explains the importance of this test in regards to his entire future to Alan (Slaton)

Jenevieve Haug, Media & Arts Editor

January 29, 2015

Yet another swell performance put on by the incredibly talented young actors. This short play was a satirical view of how students struggle with tests and the extreme weight they carry to do well in order to succeed later on in life. It was relatable while providing a fun look inside the minds of many students.

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