Footloose rocks the house

Standing by the Patawney Bridge where Ariel’s brother passed away, Ariel played by senior Sarah Henry helps out Ren played by senior Seth Tack, pick out verses from the Bible to use at the town hall meeting. Students performed “Footloose” April 22, 23 and 24 in the auditorium.

The spring musical, “Footloose”, was held opening night April 22 starting at 7 p.m., before preforming again April 23 at 7 p.m. as well as April 24 at 2 p.m. in the auditorium. Senior Seth Tack took the role of the lead male character, Ren McCormick, as senior Sarah Henry took the role of the lead female character Ariel Moore. A total of over 800 community members attended throughout the course of the weekend, which caused a shortage of playbills.

“Footloose” is a musical about a boy who moves to the small town of Beaumont from Chicago, he soon finds out the town has a law that does not allow dancing and decides to challenge the law.