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The History Behind the 2018 AcaPella Show: “Revolution”

Last year, AcaPella brought a murder mystery to the stage with the show What Happened To Mr. Body? and things are no less heated this time around. This year’s show, entitled Revolution, takes the audience back to 1776 in the midst of the American struggle for independence. Inspired in part by the Broadway musical Hamilton,

Marching Dutch Drum Major Interview

The Marching Dutch performed their show “Pinball Wizard” at the homecoming game halftime. Saturday night they also hosted the Marching Dutch Invitational.Junior Levi Dugger is a drum major for the Pella marching band. Reporter Tessa Vander Molen interviewed Dugger about his role as drum major and the Marching Dutch’s show. Q: As a drum major,

Top 5 Christmas Songs

Like all Christmas lovers, I started listening to festive Christmas music as soon as Halloween was over. So if you need some Christmas music recommendations, I can certainly help out. Here are my top five Christmas songs. Happy Holidays and enjoy! 1. “All I Want for Christmas Is You” by Mariah Carey “All I Want

Shrek The Musical Cast

Cast: Shrek– Joel Williams Fiona– Eleanor Witt Donkey– Nathan Henry Lord Farquaad– Chase Petty Teen Fiona- Lexi DeJong Dragon- Mariah Kooyman Captain of the Guard- Nathan Chaplin Thelonius- Mathew Weihe Grumpy (Farquaad’s Father)- Davis VandeSteeg Pied Piper- Jarod Martens Bishop- Mathew Weihe Duloc Greeter- Erica Nossaman Blue Bird- Lexi DeJong Young Fiona- Courtney Chaplin Papa

Aca Pella Awards

Show choirs held their annual awards banquet April 7 at Liberty Evangelical Free church. Awards were presented by seniors Tristan Miedema and Kathy Connolly as follows.   “Hips Don’t Lie” – Theresa Lauritsen; “She’s on a (Body) Roll” – Faith Van Wyngarden; “Got That Super Bass” – Will Lovell; “Loud and Proud” – Rachel Mueller;

Photo of the Week

The future of Pella Show Choir is discussed above between show choir director Michelle Chaplin’s husband (Wes Chaplin-left) and Principal Eric Nelson (right). Show choir participants, their parents and students from throughout the school partook in  a spontaneous meeting on April 3. Many controversial subjects were talked amongst the crowd, but no final decision has

2014-2015 Forte Team

(Forte team participating at state 2013) Captain Kaila Wimmer- State Military, State Kick, State Pom Captain Macy Nossaman- State Military, State Kick, State Pom Brynn VanderBeek- JV Cassie Cairney- State Military, State Kick, State Pom Diana Ravestein- JV Elyse Parisee- State Military, State Pom, JV Emma Anderson- State Military, State Kick, State Pom Erica Nossaman-

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