Monthly Archives: September 2015

Teen 2 Teen Theatre puts its own spin on classic ‘Rent’

Reviewed by Rachel Teseneer Times-News correspondent teens20@thetimesnews.com    Young local talent shines in Teen 2 Teen Theatre’s production of “Rent — School Edition.” With performances this weekend only, the hard-working cast deserves to be seen. “Rent” is a Tony and Pulitzer Award-winning rock musical, loosely based on the opera “La Bohème.” Written by Jonathan Larson, [...]

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Teen 2 Teen presents school edition of “Rent”

By Rachel Teseneer Times-News correspondent teens20@thetimesnews.com    Teen 2 Teen Theatre is bringing the hit rock musical “Rent – School Edition” to Burlington audiences. Written by Jonathan Larson, “Rent” is a Tony award-winning production that takes place in New York during the mid-1990s. Director Carol Plew considers “Rent” a period piece, saying that it illuminates [...]

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Seven tips could save your school lunch

By Emily Fogleman Times-News correspondent teens20@thetimesnews.com    Have trouble finding something adequate for lunch on these dreary new school days? Well, here’s some tips regarding what to pack, when to pack it and more. 1. Try some instant soup: Soup in a drink form is the best option. Heat your soup quickly and then you [...]

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Documentary leaves viewer feeling “Fed Up”

Reviewed by Hannah Kiker Times-News correspondent teens20@thetimesnews.com     A new documentary concerning the obesity epidemic, “Fed Up,” neglects to give its audience any new information. The documentary skipped from one subject to another, and it was hard to pinpoint its true message. The documentary shared some thought-provoking stories about how the food industry has used [...]

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