The student news site of Brookline High School

The Sagamore

Review: Micsgiving

Review: Micsgiving

Colby Sutton, Staff Writer
November 27, 2016
Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews, Showcase

Feet tapping, heads bouncing and students lined up for turkey sandwiches. This was the scene at the annual Micsgiving open mic event on Nov. 24, hosted by band director Carolyn Castellano. The show began with a student who performed a song and played guitar along with it. The band Lemon Juice, which...

December Open Mic Night: A Merry Little Mic

Ceci Cipullo, Contributing Writer
December 23, 2015
Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews

Christmas Tree lights of blue and green were hanging on the walls and the holiday themed cookies and candy canes made attendants feel cozy and festive. This wintery theme inspired many of the performers to perform holiday music at the event.

Read more »

Movie Review: Spotlight

Movie Review: Spotlight

Sarah Groustra, Staff Writer
November 21, 2015
Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews

  On Jan. 2, 2002, the Boston Globe Spotlight news team published an article revealing a sexual abuse scandal that hit close to home for many of its readers--the offenders were all officials in the Catholic Church and had molested hundreds of young children for years. The new movie "Spotlight...

Review: Needs Improvment/BETCo

Benjamin Mandl, Staff writer
November 13, 2015
Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews

  The Needs Improvment and BETCo showcase began with all the actors marching onstage while happy music played. Shortly afterward, there was an opening monologue by an actor, senior Gabe Doyle, to which the rest of the cast told him, “You need improvement!” On Thursday, Nov. 12, Needs Improvment...

The student news site of Brookline High School
Reviews