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Fossil theatre starts year off strong

Fossil theatre starts year off strong

Macy Fowler

August 31, 2017


Filed under Theatre

The fall play has been announced and this year the Fossil Ridge High School theatre troupe is putting on Radium Girls, which is a different play than past Fossil performances. It depicts the problems of women who worked in factories during World War 1. The women were creating a glow in the dark watch, ...

Seniors bid farewell to Orchestra program

Seniors bid farewell to Orchestra program

Serena Bettis

May 16, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, Orchestra, Spring 2017

On Wednesday, May 10, Fossil Ridge High School’s Orchestra program put on their final concert of the year. All three orchestras played; the theme for this concert was pop music, meaning that each piece performed was a popular tune students would recognize from the radio as opposed to a piece from an ol...

Coming up with a rhythm

Coming up with a rhythm

Jaclyn Ambrose

May 11, 2017


Filed under Band, Spring 2017

Fossil Ridge High School recently held a jazz band and percussion concert Thursday, May 4. For the duration of the concert the jazz band explored different styles of jazz; Latin, and funk were also embedded into the mix. As for the percussion, they showed off their skills in chamber ensembles engaging th...

Seniors show off

Seniors show off

Jaclyn Ambrose

May 7, 2017


Filed under Arts, Spring 2017

Fossil Ridge High School seniors showcased their artwork Tuesday, May 2 from drawing and painting to video production and musical performances, the art showcase  was a way to show friends, family, and peers the students’ creativity. At the gallery, students explained their work as guests passed by.  A ma...

Addams Family closes the curtain

Addams Family closes the curtain

Lauren Scott

May 1, 2017


Filed under Arts, Spring 2017, Theatre

The Addams Family concluded their shows last week on Saturday, April 22. The theatre department will be saying some sad goodbyes to some of the seniors that Fossil students have come to know and love. The show ended on a high note and the cast agreed it was a great show. Junior Will Martella and se...

Sabercats rank superior

Sabercats rank superior

Jaclyn Ambrose

April 23, 2017


Filed under Band, Spring 2017

The top two bands at Fossil Ridge High School had the opportunity to participate in the State Concert Band Festival at Colorado State University on Tuesday, April 18. The festival included high school bands from all over Colorado, who were ready  judged after qualifying for the event at regional per...

Addams Family has the crowds roaring

Addams Family has the crowds roaring

Lauren Scott

April 16, 2017


Filed under 2017, Arts, Spring 2017, Theatre

On Thursday, April 13, Fossil Ridge High School’s theatre department opened the spring musical with a spooktacular show. Listening to many of the cast and crew it seemed that none of them felt ready going into the opening show, but once they took the stage with the opening number When you’re a...

Meet the Addams

Meet the Addams

Lauren Scott

April 13, 2017


Filed under 2017, Arts, Spring 2017, Theatre

Fossil Ridge High School’s art department has been busy in the past weeks as the spring musical is just around the corner. The show opens Thursday April 13. After putting in three months of after school and weekend rehearsals the cast and crew finally get to show off the product they’ve been working ...

Addams Family rehearsals are underway

Addams Family rehearsals are underway

Lauren Scott

March 10, 2017


Filed under Arts, Spring 2017, Theatre

It is nearing that time of year when Fossil Ridge High School gets to see their theatre department in musical action. This year the spring musical is The Addams Family. Auditions were back in January as soon as students came back from winter break. Many people auditioned and a lucky 26 people got chosen ...

Fossil choir sings out

Fossil choir sings out

Lauren Scott

March 8, 2017


Filed under Arts, Choir, Music, Spring 2017, Uncategorized

[slideshow_deploy id='18105'] Photo Credit: Lauren Scott On Monday, March 6 in the performing arts center the choirs at Fossil Ridge High School got to show off their singing abilities. This concert was directed by John Garner and Briana McCormick. There was a new accompanist, Sabrina Miller, who ...

Fossil Ridge bands place on a high note

Fossil Ridge bands place on a high note

Jaclyn Ambrose

March 6, 2017


Filed under Band, Spring 2017, Uncategorized

[slideshow_deploy id='17991'] On Wednesday March 1, Fossil Ridge High School held the Northern Colorado Regional Band Festival which featured numerous high school bands from all over Northern Colorado. The festival allowed the opportunity for bands to be ranked by skill level and advance on to the Sta...

Denver’s Center for the Performing arts recognizes Fossil’s theatre department

Denver’s Center for the Performing arts recognizes Fossil’s theatre department

Lauren Scott

February 23, 2017


Filed under Arts, Spring 2017, Theatre

Fossil Ridge High School is known for it’s sporting events and academic accomplishments, but there is also a huge amount of talent in the arts department. Following the state theatre convention that is held in Denver every fall  sophomore, Parker Bennett, and Juniors Abby Meyer and Nic Rhodes were ...

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