Erasing hate in dramatic fashion at Champlain Valley Union: CVU students present “The Laramie Project”

Erasing hate in dramatic fashion at Champlain Valley Union: CVU students present “The Laramie Project”

By MADELINE HUGHES Staff Reporter Engrossed in the fall musical last October, director Candy Padula wasn’t paying much attention to the news. She often listened to the “Legally Blonde” soundtrack on repeat as she commuted to Champlain Valley Union High School. However, one day she listened to the news, right around the 20th anniversary of… Read More »

CVU’s Chicago: history, mystery, and jazz

CVU’s Chicago: history, mystery, and jazz

By Madison Hakey The longest running American musical on Broadway history has come to CVU this year as the fall musical. Chicago is a seductive and mysterious production based on the original play, written by reporter Maurine Watkins, about two murders she investigated in 1924. The show follows two women by the names of Velma… Read More »