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ICA exhibit takes a closer look into the ordinary

ICA exhibit takes a closer look into the ordinary

Elsie Wessels-Mains, Staff Writer

August 18, 2019

Summers might be for beaches and campfires, but the indoors still has a lot to offer with the “Entangled in the Everyday” exhibit at the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA).  The gallery, which will be featured until Aug. 25, showcases a series of mundane objects and pictures captured from e...

Review: Música y Cultura 2019

Review: Música y Cultura 2019

Peter Finnerty, Staff Writer

June 21, 2019

The loud beat of the drum swirled with the cheers from the audience; Música y Cultura was underway. People gathered in the Roberts-Dubbs Auditorium for the Música y Cultura performance to watch musicians and dancers celebrate Latin American, Caribbean and African culture through exciting song and dan...

Review: Camerata-Orchestra Concert

Review: Camerata-Orchestra Concert

Peter Finnerty, Staff Writer

June 21, 2019

The conductor raised her hands as the lights dimmed. The room went silent as each person focused their attention onto the stage and waited for the performance to begin. The Camerata-Orchestra Concert in the Roberts-Dubbs Auditorium featured a variety of different music, from Beethoven’s works to Iri...

Allegations prompt re-evaluation of musicians

Allegations prompt re-evaluation of musicians

Natalie Jew and Harris Bubalo

June 20, 2019

R. Kelly, Michael Jackson and Chris Brown were hugely popular musicians, but have now had their reputations defiled following accusations of sexual violence. Their songs have redefined R&B, hip hop and pop. All of them were named “kings” of their respective music genres. With sexual violence...

Unique drawing class fuses art with science

Unique drawing class fuses art with science

Harris Bubalo, Arts Editor

June 20, 2019

The curvature of a bird’s beak. The hue of a flower’s petal. The texture of a tree’s bark. Although many may consider the spheres of art and science to be entirely distinct, their observations of the natural world fall hand in hand. Through the creation of scientific illustrations, the Drawing fo...

Freshmen play stays serious while provides comic relief

Freshmen play stays serious while provides comic relief

Zoe Tseng, Staff Writer

June 12, 2019

Sometimes you need to let go of something because it’s weighing you down, but some things are worth fighting for; especially family. At the Marlow Little Big Top Circus, this particular family is a troupe of performers facing bankruptcy. The freshmen play, “Under the Big Top,” written by Martin Fo...

Review: Band Night

Review: Band Night

Katherine Picker, Staff Writer

June 12, 2019

Dinosaurs, cheese hats, race car drivers, and jesters are probably a few of the last things that you’d expect to see at a band concert. However, that’s exactly what makes the band concerts at BHS so unique. The Band Night concert on May 16, 2019 showcased three different bands: concert band, Music C...

MFA exhibit blurs gender boundaries in fashion

MFA exhibit blurs gender boundaries in fashion

Nina Rogers, Staff Writer

June 10, 2019

Walking down the street or the hallways of the high school, one of the first things that you might notice about the people around you are their clothes. Are they wearing jeans, leggings, a skirt, a dress? Are they wearing bright colors or more subdued tones? Are they wearing what society has deemed as...

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 5

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 5

Evan Suk, Staff Writer

May 22, 2019

Spoilers for “Game of Thrones” below. So, I got a little mad last week. I said that I didn’t have full confidence that this series could stick the landing and that character arcs were being destroyed and the legacy of the show along with them. And while opinions on this latest episode have b...

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 4

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 4

Evan Suk, Staff Writer

May 21, 2019

Spoilers to follow for “Game of Thrones.” Another week, another episode, and this week was no different. “The Last of the Starks,” which aired May 5 and was directed by David Nutter, was an interesting episode. Coming off the back of the intensity of the Battle of Winterfell, this episode ha...

Music listeners grapple with accusations against singers

Natalie Jew, Longform Managing Editor

May 20, 2019

R. Kelly, Michael Jackson and Chris Brown were hugely popular musicians, who have now had their reputations defiled following accusations of sexual violence. Their songs have redefined R&B, hip hop and pop. All of them were named “kings” of their respective musical genres. But with sexual...

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