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Meet the Artist: Danielle Oberfoell

Meet the Artist: Danielle Oberfoell

Gracie Killgore, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Student Life, Student Spotlight

Sophomore Danielle Oberfoell has proved herself beyond raw talent, winning local and national awards at the ripe age of 15. She aims to create art to sharing her talent with others as well as using art to cope with the anxiety and overwhelming nature of homework. Oberfoell currently has over 2,000...

Spring Musical Auditions to be Held in Upcoming Weeks

Spring Musical Auditions to be Held in Upcoming Weeks

Adella Smolsky, Social Media Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

As many members of the Skutt Catholic community may have noticed, the annual musical, which normally occurs in the fall, has not yet hit the stage. This year, the theatre department is switching things up and presenting their musical, “Anything Goes”, in the spring. Senior Cal Strawhecker has ...

Creating New Music Every Time

Creating New Music Every Time

Sam Klemme, Entertainment Editor

January 26, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

The snare drum counts down the beats to the first move. Lights shining bright in their faces as the glittering costumes reflect across the audience. With hours of rehearsal under their belt, Vivace is making their way into the 2018 season. It’s time for the sound behind the curtains to hit the stage. Skutt...

Student-Directed One Acts Hit the Stage

Student-Directed One Acts Hit the Stage

Zoe Clark, Copy Editor

December 29, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

Behind the curtain, eight students sigh a breath of relief and congratulate their actors on a job well done. Juniors MaryRose Olson, Andrew Pleskac, and Joseph McAuliffe, joined by seniors Cal Strawhecker, Corinne Chen, Levi Meyers, Ryan Lang, and Nick Sprague made up the crew of student directors. “I...

New Kind of Production, Same Level of Talent

New Kind of Production, Same Level of Talent

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

The Skutt Catholic Theatre Department has a new addition to their theatre roster: a competition one act. In the time of year that would usually be dedicated to a winter play, the theatre department has resurrected the past tradition of Skutt Catholic. Mr. Wright decided to bring one acts back, from a 10 year hiatus...

Meet the Artist: Alyssa Schmitt

Meet the Artist: Alyssa Schmitt

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Student Life

"Alyssa is just driven to create," said art teacher Mrs. Johnna Eck. " I feel it is my job as her teacher to just stay out of her way. I try to guide her and give her suggestions, but she has all the ideas on her own," Eck continued. Senior Alyssa Schmitt is one of the many talented artists creating...

Art Teacher Premieres at Noyes Gallery

Art Teacher Premieres at Noyes Gallery

Nathan Fletcher, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Features, Teacher Feature

At 6:00 p.m. on Nov. 3, the Noyes Art Gallery in Lincoln will display for the first time an artistic piece from Skutt Catholic art teacher Johnna Eck. The piece, entitled Demure, is a portrait of a nude model, shoulder turned toward the viewer, painted in bright orange and blue hues. The work will be...

Fall Play Guarantees Lasting Impact

Fall Play Guarantees Lasting Impact

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

September 14, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, Arts, Clubs & Activities, Entertainment, Performance, Student Life

In keeping with the tradition of stellar performances at Skutt Catholic, the theatre department has not fallen short of performing shows that pose relevant questions as well as entertaining shows. This year’s fall play, “The Last Night of Ballyhoo,” does just that. With only seven characters tota...

Beyond the Artist

Beyond the Artist

Molly Gubbels, Entertainment Editor

May 8, 2017


Filed under Arts, Student Life, Student Spotlight

The walls of Skutt Catholic are almost always lined with the most beautiful student artwork around, including the pen-drawn stylings of Josh Schmidt. However, what you may not know is that Josh holds many interesting qualities beyond his awe inspiring artwork. With the creation of a new Instagram...

The Sweet Sound of Success

The Sweet Sound of Success

Maddie Mollner, Staff Reporter

May 1, 2017


Filed under Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

On April 21 and 22, Bennington High School was full of musical students from all over Omaha, eager to compete for titles in the District Music Contest. Skutt Catholic was one of the many schools to participate, and the results proved to be very rewarding for the immensely talented choir department, led...

“The Point Isn’t the Points; The Point Is The Poetry”

“The Point Isn’t the Points; The Point Is The Poetry”

Hope Stratman, Copy Editor

April 24, 2017


Filed under Arts, Clubs & Activities, Student Life

SlamHawks take fourth in regional finals

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