North bergen high school alien. ‘Alien: The Play’ at N.J. high school to get encore performances after scary

‘Alien: The Play’ at N.J. high school to get encore performances after scary

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A viral video of an out-of-this-world school play. Ellen Ripley in the 1979 film as well as its three sequels, appeared in a 40-second video praising the production, which has been hailed as a hit by other celebrities and turned into a social media sensation. Courtesy of Perfecto Cuervo and Steven Defendini. An encore presentation has validated their hard work and talent. The alien might still be around. Drama teacher Perfecto Cuervo said art teacher Steven Defendini was the mastermind behind the set design and the crew has been working since September to bring the creepy space-scape to life.

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Sigourney Weaver calls N.J. high school’s ‘Alien’ play adaptation ‘incredible’ in video shout out

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Image credits: Turns out, the xenomorph suit, as well as other costumes, were made by recycling various materials. Video shot and shared on social media by attendees from the showings on March 19 and March 22 made the rounds, showcasing a student-made costume creeping about, in addition to its own. Senior Justin Pierson, who worked on the sound crew for the play, said the set was made largely of recycled materials. I just wanted to send our compliments - not only from me but from James Cameron and the original screenwriter Walter Hill. In some cases, that includes an egg carton box, some of which were repurposed for the computer lab set. .

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New Jersey High School Play Based On Sci

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The play was complete with all the trappings of the film, including the infamous facehugger alien, the stomach-bursting scene, and, yes, the large, menacing xenomorph that has come to haunt the nightmares of generations of moviegoers. The kids even filmed a trailer for Alien: The Play, shot and edited by Cuervo, released online to drum up their own publicity tour shown above. The show is already sold out, all 830 seats. The kids can't stop screaming! The , and ominous, rocky galactic terrain and ruins. Giedrė is an avid fan of cats, photography, and mysteries, and a keen observer of the Internet culture which is what she is most excited to write about. With no budget, the students only had motivation and creativity to work with, and they definitely pulled it off. How are they pulling this off? It was then beefed up with foam donated from Tom Carroll Scenery Inc.

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This Amazing School Play Of ‘Alien’ Had No Budget And Used Trash To Make Costumes

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Image credits: One of the students involved in the after-school activities, Justin Pierson, took to Reddit to answer some questions, commenting on the special effects as well as how they managed to pull the play off. Art director Steven Defendini said it took him and his students at least 500 hours to put all of the costumes together and up until the show on Friday, they will be working on them. Weaver concluded her comments with a warning for North Bergen students. You put so much heart and soul into that and the alien, I must say, looked very real to me. Author, BoredPanda staff As a writer and image editor for Bored Panda, Giedrė crafts posts on many different topics to push them to their potential. Ridley Scott, the director of the original film, is funding it.

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New Jersey School Play Based On “Alien” Goes Viral

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He hopes this unexpected attention online for Alien: The Play, sparked after Mythbusters star Adam Savage tweeted about it, might change that. According to posted by a North Bergen High student, the play runs approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes. A lot of improvising and thinking outside the box. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Advance Local. Since she's embarked on her journalistic endeavor, Giedrė has over 600 articles under her belt and hopes for twice as much fingers crossed - half of them are about cats. .

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New Jersey School Play Based On “Alien” Goes Viral

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A New Jersey high school adapted Alien for its spring play

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