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Newton High School Spring Musical Begins This Weekend

Julie Nehrings (Sophomore) as Dorothy and Hanna Balatero (Senior) as Millie Credits: Brendan Scullin
Show times: Friday March 27 & Saturday March 28 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday March 29 at 2 p.m. Credits: Brendan Scullin
Julie Nehrings (Sophomore) as Dorothy, Hanna Balatero (Senior) as Millie, and Sarah Blake (Sophomore) as Mrs. Meers Credits: Brendan Scullin
Julie Nehrings (Sophomore) as Dorothy, Hanna Balatero (Senior) as Millie, and Errol Bareiss (Senior) as Trevor Credits: Brendan Scullin
Hanna Balatero (Senior) as Millie and Harrison MacDowell (Senior) as Jimmy Credits: Brendan Scullin
Hanna Balatero (Senior) as Millie and Sarah Blake (Sophomore) as Mrs. Meers Credits: Brendan Scullin
Hanna Balatero (Senior) as Millie and Brittany Barthelemy (Senior) as Muzzy Credits: Brendan Scullin
Hanna Balatero (Senior) as Millie and Errol Bareiss (Senior) as Trevor Credits: Brendan Scullin
Left to Right: Alexandra VanderMaas (Junior) as backup singer, Brittany Barthelemy (Senior) as Muzzy, Paige Ewing (Junior) as backup singer, and Joilenni Silverio (Senior) as backup singer Credits: Brendan Scullin
Left to Right: Brittany Barthelemy (Senior) as Muzzy, Alexandra VanderMaas (Junior) as backup singer, Paige Ewing (Junior) as backup singer, and Joilenni Silverio (Senior) as backup singer Credits: Brendan Scullin

NEWTON, NJ - Newton High School studetns will take the stage for the spring musical this weekend. The Newton High School auditorium will host “Thoroughly Modern Millie" beginning on Friday, March 27 at 7:30 p.m.

"Thoroughly Modern Millie" is a story about a young woman named Millie Dillmount, who leaves Kansas to go to the big city in search of a new life, a job, and a wealthy man whom she can marry.

Directed by Brendan Scullin, "Thoroughly Modern Millie" was selected due to the “great opportunities for our talented students. The characters are rich and interesting, and the music numbers are infectious,” said Scullin. “This specific show will be able to showcase the wealth of talent Newton females possess."

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Tickets are on sale at and can also be bought at the NHS Auditorium Lobby during box office hours which are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 6-8:30p.m. Reserved seating is $10.

The show times are this Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m. and a matinée on Sunday, March 29 at 2 p.m.

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