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WHS Theatre Dept & Thespian Troupe 1669 to present "Begets: Fall of a High School Ronin"

The Waynesville High School Theatre Department and Thespian Troupe 1669 will present a dramatic reading of the play, “Begets:  Fall of a High School Ronin” online at 7 p.m. Dec. 18 and 19. Due to COVID-19, this semester’s show is a dramatic reading that has been previously recorded.  It can be viewed online only through a unique link given to patrons once they purchase a ticket.

Tickets are $8 each or $12 for a group to listen on the same device at once.  Information about the play and how to purchase tickets to listen to the performance online are at

    The play is suggested for audiences age 12 and up.The following is a write up from the Concord Theatricals about the play: “In this action-packed samurai story set inside the halls of an all-American high school, Begets: Fall of a High School Ronin tells the tale of Emi Edwards, a high school geek girl who’s fighting to overthrow the cruel shoguns of her school. However in her journey to right wrongs, will her own cravings for popularity and power corrupt her quest to save the school? Will she be able to establish a new world order? Or will violence just beget more violence?”


December 17, 2020