A&E, home slide, slide Flash Back Friday: “Pippin” Gallery January 29, 2016 thefcbagpiper Leave a comment Senior Joel Jackson opens the show, “Pippin.” Junior Megan Serneels shows off her acrobatic skills with her hoop. The cast of “Pippin” holds up a banner for the audience. Sophomore Jordan Burger sings a song about war entitled, “War Is A Science.” The army of Charlemagne goes to war. Juniors Aubrey Spencer, Sarah Denison and sophomore Katelyn Carpenter dance during the chaos of war. Senior Joel Jackson sings about blood on the battlefield. Senior Henry Miller tells the masses to crown him as king. Juniors Morgan Prentiss, Sarah Denison, Aubrey Spencer and sophomore Katelyn Carpenter latch on to senior Joel Jackson. Senior Arielle Conrad sings an encouraging song to her grandson with the help of juniors Luis Romines, Gage Griffin and sophmore Mitchell Lewis. Junior Luis Romines fans junior Sarah Denison while she convinces sophomore Jordan Burger to have his yearly prayer session. Junior Megan Serneels exhibits her silk skills. Senior Henry Miller performs a complicated dance move with junior Morgan Prentiss. Juniors Sarah Denison and Gage Griffin showcase a sultry dance number. Junior Gage Griffin hoists junior Sarah Denison into the air and onto his shoulder. Senior Henry Miller has the realization that he has just murdered his father, sophomore Jordan Burger. At the request of senior Henry Miller, his father, sophomore Jordan Burger, is raised from the dead to reclaim his throne. Seniors Joel Jackson and Henry Miller perform a dance in sync. Juniors Morgan Prentiss and Aubrey Spencer sing as back up for sophomore Katelyn Carpenter as she attempts to cheer up senior Henry Miller. Senior Grace Rutherford, dual casted with sophomore Katelyn Carpenter, listens to senior Henry Miller as he rants about his life problems. Sophomore Katelyn Carpenter and senior Henry Miller share a romantic moment on stage. The cast of “Pippin” all encourage Pippin to jump into the flames and end his life. Seniors Joel Jackson and Henry Miller share an intimate moment as Jackson beckons Miller into the flames. Senior Henry Miller decides not to end his life and returns to his love, senior Grace Rutherford, and her son Roman Tate. After senior Henry Miller’s refusal to end his life, senior Joel Jackson has all the sets and lights removed from the stage. Miller is left alone with sophomore Katelyn Carpenter and her child Roman Tate. The audience discovers the vibrant show was all in senior Henry Miller’s mind. On a dark, empty stage Roman Tate takes on the role Miller formally played. The lights come on, the ensemble returns for one final verse, then the curtains close on another show-stopping performance.