Category Archives: Entertainment

Here are your 2015 Wellesley High Film Festival winners

Wellesley High School this past week held a film festival at the Katherine L. Babson, Jr., Auditorium that highlighted the work of students in film and animation. The festival was a senior project done by student Luke Ehrlichman, with assistance by WHS teachers Julie Spilka and Doug Johnson. Here are the winners: Best Animation: Tie […]

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Wellesley Summer Theatre to present Three Sisters, by Chekhov

The Wellesley Summer Theatre Company is gearing up to present Three Sisters, Chekhov’s classic 1901 portrait of Russia’s disappearing aristocratic class and its quest for meaning and fulfillment in the ever-changing modern world. The play is translated by Paul Schmidt and directed by Marta Rainer. May 21 — June 21, 2015 Thursday and Friday at 7pm, […]

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Wellesley Teen Center’s Wonderful 5th Grade Moving-Up Celebration

The Wellesley Teen Center’s annual 5th grade-only event with dancing, ping pong, dodgeball, Wii, games and snacks falls during Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend, Saturday May 16, 7-9pm at Wellesley Middle School. The Wellesley Teen Center holds 4 to 5 events for middle school students each year, featuring a DJ, themed games and activities. The 5th grade-only event […]

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Wellesley High Drama to spell it all out in Spring play

  The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee Music & Lyrics by William Finn Book by Rachel Sheinkin Conceived by Rebecca Feldman 3 Performances Only in the Little Theater, Wellesley High School May 6-9 Wednesday, May 6 – 4:30 PM Thursday, May 7 – 7:30 PM Saturday, May 9 – 7:30 PM Limited Tickets Available! Tickets […]

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Songs of American West coming to Wellesley Library

Singer-songwriter Marc Berger, along with guitar wizard Rich DePaolo, are on their way to the Wellesley Library on Sunday, April 19, 2pm – 3pm, to sing from Berger’s current album, Ride, a collection of songs about the romance of the American West. Berger signed his first publishing contract in his spare time while in law […]

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Footnotes dancing into Wellesley for one night

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The other March Madness: Wellesley High team on TV quiz show this weekend

Find out how students from Wellesley High School did vs. Acton Boxborough High School on High School Quiz Show this Saturday, March 28 at 6pm on WGBH 2 (the show was pre-recorded).  These teams qualified for the final round of 16 that will appear on the show.

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Wellesley High hosts Swellesley Report (and others) at seminar day

Once a year, Wellesley High School allows students to trade in a day of regular old school for something called Seminar Day, an event that draws over 100 speakers who share their expertise on everything from a behind the scenes look at securing the 2014 Boston Marathon to a peek into the experience of a […]

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