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Casting the fall play

Casting the fall play

October 20, 2016

The past few weeks have been eventful for those students who wished to win roles in Jesuit High School’s play this Fall: “44 Plays For 44 Presidents”. The audition process had several steps for auditionees to prove their abilities. In the end, th...

Planning for the future

Planning for the future

September 20, 2016

This Thursday, Sept. 22, at 6:30pm, the College Fair for Private and Parochial Schools will be held  at Christian Brothers High School. At the event, students from all grade levels will be able to meet with representatives from many colleges and unive...

Working through the conflicts

Working through the conflicts

August 30, 2016

On August 24th, a large crowd consisting mainly of Jesuit High School Marauders and Saint Francis High School  Troubadours gathered together in the Jesuit Drama Black Box for the 50th Fall Play Information Meeting. Almost all the rows were full as Sopho...

A record-breaking performance

A record-breaking performance

March 23, 2016

Jesuit High School’s most recent musical performance, “Xanadu,” set attendance and box office records, becoming the first production in Jesuit Drama’s 49 year history to completely sell out for all 11 performances. Putting together a brand ne...

Strings attached

Strings attached

March 14, 2016

John Almazan ‘17 began playing violin at eight years old, joined the Sacramento Youth Symphony Orchestra in the eighth grade, and now is Concertmaster in the Jesuit High School Advanced Orchestra. During his Freshman year, John experienced successes with the Ad...

Art Interview Highlight-Kyle Guthrie

Art Interview Highlight-Kyle Guthrie

January 8, 2016

Kyle Guthrie ‘16 has been drawing sketches and doodles since fifth grade , but only when he began Jesuit High School’s Studio Art classes was he able to refine his skill and grow as an artist. Though he has recently begun dabbling in abstract art,...

Starting to prepare for the winter musical

Starting to prepare for the winter musical

December 16, 2015

December 2: On Wednesday, a group of high schoolers convened in Jesuit High School’s Black Box Theater to learn about Jesuit’s upcoming winter musical. Mr. Edward Trafton ‘84, Jesuit Drama’s Artistic Director, emerged in front of the crowd to g...

A new face under the lights

A new face under the lights

December 15, 2015

Gabe Rogers ‘19 was the only freshman on the cast of Jesuit High School’s fall play Terror Stories, and he appreciated the opportunities that being in the production provided him.    Before arriving at Jesuit, Gabe did not have much interest in dra...

A play to remember

A play to remember

December 15, 2015

Jesuit’s 2015 Fall Play, Terror Stories: A Post 9-11 Experience,  aimed to provide a new perspective on major events of the War on Terror and challenge the audience’s formerly established views. The play, a documentary-style theatre piece, focused mainly on t...

Marching to the beat of a better program

Marching to the beat of a better program

October 28, 2015

This year, Jesuit’s Marauder Band is taking the culmination of their growth from the stands to the field. Jesuit High School is constantly evolving and improving its facilities, efficiency, and programs. This year, Jesuit’s newly created marching ba...

Student pursues musical growth

Student pursues musical growth

October 28, 2015

Julien Josiah ‘16 learned to play saxophone in seventh grade and since arriving on campus, he has continued to hone his craft in Jesuit High School's Symphonic, Marching, and Jazz Bands. Within the Marching and Jazz Bands, Julien holds the posit...

Brotherhood under the lights

Brotherhood under the lights

June 24, 2015

The Black Box Theater provides students with opportunities and experiences that are truly unique to Jesuit High School. Not only does Jesuit Drama produce entertaining plays and musicals, but it also nurtures creativity, creates long lasting relationsh...