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All-State Speech Festival Performances Announced

Maharishi School’s Speech teams put on great performances last weekend, to a sold-out theater. Coach, Brendan Thomas said, “the shows were a great success and I'm so glad the students had a chance to perform for such great audiences.” The announcement of the teams selected to perform at the All-State Festival came in late on Sunday.... Read More »

Award Winning Speech Performances February 10-12 at Spayde Theater

This will be a night to remember! Get your ticket before we sell out! Details below:

Speech Teams Triumph at Regional Competition

At the regional competition for the Iowa High School Speech Association in Keokuk, 10 of 12 Maharishi School performances received the highest ranking and will perform in the state competition on February 4th in Cedar Rapids. This year’s performances are again directed by Brendan Thomas, winner of the IHSSA Critic’s Choice Award multiple times both as... Read More »

Speech Showcase March 4-6, 11-12

Enjoy an entertaining night of fantastic performances the weekends of March 4-6 and 11-12 at Spayde Theater on MUM campus. Performances begin at 7:30 March 4, 5, 11, and 12. A 2:00 matinee is scheduled for March 6. General admission is $10, $8 for students. Reserved seating is available for $15 by calling 512-632-8823. Four out... Read More »

Maharishi School Performers Selected For Iowa High School Speech Festival

Four teams from Maharishi School were judged outstanding at the Iowa High School Large-Group Speech Competition in Cedar Rapids on February 5. The following teams have been selected to perform at the Festival this Saturday, February 19 at ISU in Ames: A Musical Theater excerpt from Spamalot, performed by Derek Thatcher, Toby James, Brenton Schwartz, Paul... Read More »

Eight Teams Advance to State Speech Competition

Eight out of nine Maharishi School Teams were selected to advance to the next level of the Iowa High School Speech Competition. The students performed at the district competition Saturday, January 22 at Mediapolis High School. They will continue to the state competition in Cedar Rapids on February 5. The top performers at the state competition... Read More »

Maharishi School Student Wins Top Mime Award

Maharishi School 10th-grader Essa Johnson won the Critics Choice banner, the top award, in the solo mime category at the annual Iowa High School Speech Association All-State Festival Feb. 20 at the Iowa State University Center Ames. Competing against top performers from around the state, Ms. Johnson's performance, entitled Experiment #392: The Transformation, portrayed a mad... Read More »

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