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'Grease' is the word at Hereford
'Grease' is the word at Hereford

A record number of Hereford High School students auditioned for the upcoming musical, "Grease," to be performed April 3-6. Most of them were already familiar with the 1978 movie featuring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John, and they knew the lyrics to songs like "You're The One That I Want," and "Summer Nights." In all, 60 Hereford kids will rock 'n' roll on stage as students in 1959 at the fictitious Rydell High School. "I think we had such a huge turnout because the students get to play kids their own age," said Kathryn Schmitt, a senior, who is student director. "The musical is set in a simpler time, but their problems were...

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