On a cold Saturday, Kris Kringle made an appearance on the front lawn of Grant High School as part of a fundraiser for the school’s dance and baseball teams.
“Dance Day with the Gendrills” raised money for the team and inspired girls from kindergarten to eighth grade, as dancers formed relationships with the next generation.
They belted the high notes. They opened their hearts. And they left it all on stage when the Thespian Board recently hosted its first Karaoke Night in the theater room at Grant High School. For many who attended, the night stood for more than just singing.
After living life in her sister’s shadow, sophomore Marcella Stanard found a place of her own in contortion.
The music scene at Grant High varies, depending on whom you talk to. We tracked down some local talent to see how – whether as part of a group or solo – they get inspired to create their sound. From electronic music to indie to rock, finding their muse means unearthing what’s at their core.