What they would have worn: Minnesota students show off prom finery even as big event is canceled

With prom canceled amid the COVID-19 pandemic, high school juniors and seniors show off their formal-wear and share alternate plans for celebrating the rite of passage.

Morgan Brown

Senior, Mahtomedi High School

Lily Marchant

Senior, Mahtomedi High School

Madalyne Swanson

Senior, Mahtomedi High School

Abigail Roh

Senior, Breck School

Carly McCue

Senior, Breck School

Lyric Robinson

Senior, St. Louis Park High School

Ella Cain

Senior, Breck School

Josie Wilmes

Senior, Central High School

Maggie Broyles

Senior, Breck School

Claudia McCarron

Senior, Washburn High School

Hannah Dorr

Senior, Mahtomedi High School

Ila Dovre Wudali

Senior, Central High School

Caidyn Krause and Ethan Marsich

Seniors, Eastridge High School

Ben Parsonage

Junior, Nova Classical Academy

Aidan Curry

Senior, Breck School

Elizabeth Berman

Senior, Breck School

Serafina Rivera

Senior, Nova Classical Academy

Grace Kelm

Senior, Breck School

Grace Scott

Senior, Breck School

Sam Detor

Senior, Breck School

Maddie Kelly

Senior, Washburn High School

Credits

Photography Leila Navidi

Reporting Rachel Hutton, Leila Navidi

Photo editing Kevin Martin

Copy editing Connie Nelson, Bill Hammond, Maren Longbella

Design Anna Boone, Jamie Hutt, Josh Penrod

Development Anna Boone