Ensemble Performance at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival Juneteenth Variety Show

Drama students, accompanied by OUSD music teacher Helena Jack, were invited to perform a monologue from Black Odyssey on the Green Stage at the 2019 Oregon Shakespeare Festival's Juneteenth Variety Show. Our Skyline students were the only performers in the variety show that were not in the OSF company. The opportunity to join the accomplished…

Students Perform at Festival Fringe in Edinburgh, Scotland – The Largest Theater Festival in the World

In August, Skyline High School - Oakland's drama students and their teacher/director Awele Makeba boarded a 7:00 AM flight for the United Kingdom. They spent two weeks in London and Edinburgh, Scotland, performing, attending theater workshops and engaging with other performers and spectators from around the world. For the students, it was an experience of…

Drama Dept. Performs at the American High School Theater Festival at Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland

In August 2017, five drama students along with Drama teacher, Awele Makeba, were invited by the American High School Theater Festival to perform Prospect High: Brooklyn at Festival Fringe in Edinburgh, Scotland. Festival Fringe is the largest theater festival in the world and provided Skyline drama students with an opportunity to perform for audience members…