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Review: Borne into the Clouds

Review: Borne into the Clouds

Rachel Vin, Staff Writer
January 26, 2017
Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews, Showcase

Under the white sheets of a hospital bed, junior Jacob Zachary Flanders is unrecognizable. A taut cap covers his hair, and dark lesions are strewed across his face and neck. His arms tremble at the smallest attempt of movement. Flanders is playing Peter, the protagonist in this year’s Emerson play, Bour...

AOM: Evan Paris

AOM: Evan Paris

Josh Fleishman, Staff Writer
January 25, 2017
Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts, Showcase

Unlike a lot of artists at the high school who like to draw or paint, Senior Evan Paris works with stained glass and 2D mosaics. Although it’s not offered at the high school, Paris uses materials once used at the high school to pursue his passion. He hopes to continue art in the future as a hobby. “I f...

How to make a friendship bracelet

How to make a friendship bracelet

Haley Bayne, Co-editor-in-chief
January 23, 2017
Filed under Arts, Showcase

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Makeup Tutorial #2 featuring Isobel Souza

Makeup Tutorial #2 featuring Isobel Souza

Vera Targoff, Staff Writer
January 23, 2017
Filed under Arts, Showcase

When did you start doing your makeup? Probably two years ago, doing makeup for my dance performances. What do you like the most about makeup? I think of it as an art. There’s brushes, it takes practice, there’s a variety of things you can do with it. What would you say to people who...

Review: New Women for a New Age: Japanese Beauties @ MFA

Review: New Women for a New Age: Japanese Beauties @ MFA

Nick Eddinger, Staff Writer
January 20, 2017
Filed under Arts, Informational, Performance Reviews, Showcase

The late 19th and early 20th centuries were critical in defining Japanese cultural identity. The depiction of women and how they reflected the country’s struggle to preserve their culture while remaining relevant in the modern world is beautifully displayed in the ongoing exhibition of  “New Women...

ROM: Juice Reviews

ROM: Juice Reviews

Iman Khan, Arts Writing Editor
January 19, 2017
Filed under Arts, Restaurant Reviews, Showcase

For the Blitz, The Sagamore reviewed and compared three juice bars. Here's what we thought. As healthy foods become more popular, juice places around Brookline have begun providing the trendy products. We visited several juice bars to see how they stacked up: Pure Cold Press, located in Cooli...

Preview: Borne Into the Clouds combines meaningful topics

Preview: Borne Into the Clouds combines meaningful topics

Cleo Falvey, Arts Managing Editor
January 18, 2017
Filed under Arts, Showcase, Uncategorized

2017’s Emerson play, Borne Into the Clouds, is written and directed by seniors Oceanne Fry and Sam Pollak. The play centers around a combination of two topics: J.M. Barrie’s iconic play, Peter Pan, and the HIV/AIDS crisis. The play centers around the main character, Peter, who is dying of AIDS ...

Review: Making Modern at the Museum of Fine Arts

Review: Making Modern at the Museum of Fine Arts

Rachel Vin, Staff Writer
January 18, 2017
Filed under Arts, Showcase

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Quiz: How well do you know your teachers?

Quiz: How well do you know your teachers?

Susanna Kemp, Breaking News Writing Editor
January 14, 2017
Filed under News, Quizzes, Showcase

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AOM Upgraded: Alice Foster

AOM Upgraded: Alice Foster

Maddie Kostant-Greeley, Staff Writer
January 13, 2017
Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts, Showcase

Alice Foster is a senior at the high school who has been drawing ever since she was little. Foster is currently taking AP Studio Art. Foster made this piece, titled Underwater, as a summer assignment for the class. Foster said that her biggest artistic inspirations are her peers in the class becau...

AOM Upgraded: Oliver Resnick

AOM Upgraded: Oliver Resnick

Maddie Kostant-Greeley, Staff Writer
January 13, 2017
Filed under Artists Of The Month, Arts, Showcase

Oliver Resnick is a junior at the high school who began his artistic career while living in Paris. Resnick was inspired by the city’s rich culture and many art museums. One of his artistic inspirations is painter Louis Jover, who paints predominantly with black watercolors on newspaper. Resnick’s u...

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