The Last Ride

The Christopher Columbus High School drama troupe hosted its last performance of the year and left many seniors emotional.

“The troupe has been an amazing experience, has made me a better person, and has helped me become who I am socially,” said troupe member Giovanni Aprigliano who was one of the hosts of the show.

The improv show hosted a variety of comical skits as they entertained their crowd of supportive students and parents in the Lawrence Bell Center. The show began as both hosts Gonzalo Londoño and Aprigliano dueled in game of Jenga. Later carrying on into the skits practiced by the troupe. However, the improv show itself wasn’t the only focus, as some of the seniors viewed it as their last hoorah.

“Being in drama really helped mold me into the person I am today and Mrs. McGrath and the rest of the troupe are like family to me,” said Londoño.

The students were clearly emotional in their performance as the seniors gathered on stage at the end of the show. On the other hand, the underclassmen are anticipating their future roles in the troupe and appreciate the training and motivation the seniors have provided for them. As emotional as the students were, the club’s moderator Mrs. McGrath was proud to have seen the work the students have put into the club for past four years.

“I’m extremely proud of all the seniors, they’ve been through so much together and I know for a fact that they will all be successful in their own ways,” said McGrath.

Although emotional, the seniors will now be able to apply those life lessons learned in the drama troupe to the real world.

The students were clearly emotional in their performance as the seniors gathered on stage at the end of the show. On the other hand, the underclassmen are anticipating their future roles in the troupe and appreciate the training and motivation the seniors have provided for them. As emotional as the students were, the club’s moderator Mrs. McGrath was proud to have seen the work the students have put into the club for past four years.

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