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The Last Season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 3

The Last Season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 3

Evan Suk, Staff Writer

May 18, 2019


Filed under Arts

Spoilers for "Game of Thrones" follow. Well, we made it. At the halfway point of the eighth season of “Game of Thrones” (GOT), this episode promised action, suspense and heartbreak, and boy did it deliver. Coming straight off the back of one of the most touching and character-driven episodes GOT...

Dancers break free from conformity in Progressions show

Dancers break free from conformity in Progressions show

Hallie LeTendre and Erika Sanchez

May 14, 2019


Filed under Arts, Performance Reviews

As the stage lights began to dim, the bodies of dozens of dancers appeared. Dressed in all-grey outfits, the dancers effortlessly began to take up space on the stage.  The atmosphere was set dark, with a sole fluorescent light shining, reflecting on each dancer’s silhouette. The fluidity of their movement ...

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 2

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 2

Evan Suk, Staff Writer

April 28, 2019


Filed under Arts

As we continue down the path toward the last episode of “Game of Thrones,” we come to the second episode of the final season. This episode, while serving as even more buildup for the ever approaching battle of Winterfell, delivered on many key moments for which fans have been hoping for a very lon...

Kagemusha: Dissecting the story of Kurosawa’s epic

Kagemusha: Dissecting the story of Kurosawa’s epic

Nick Eddinger, Photography Managing Editor

April 25, 2019


Filed under Arts, Movie Review

It is night time. Dust ripples through the small ridges and valleys of the area surrounding a large, classical Japanese castle. Droves of warriors lay in wait for a command from their general to lay siege upon the well-secured fortress. A rumble of small side conversations from the Samurai can be heard a...

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 1

The last season of “Game of Thrones” — Episode 1

Evan Suk, Staff Writer

April 22, 2019


Filed under Arts, Showcase

While here in Brookline winter is finally over, as many millions of people witnessed in the premiere of the last season of “Game of Thrones” (GOT), winter in Westeros has just begun. On April 18, the final season of the hit HBO series aired its first episode. Today we will be reviewing and breaki...

MFA exhibit showcases South African fashion

MFA exhibit showcases South African fashion

Jeremy Suh, Staff Writer

April 11, 2019


Filed under Arts, Visual Arts Reviews

Balancing fashion and comfort has always been a challenge, but rising South African designers have found the way. South African fashion booms with unique designs. Their patterns and color schemes are unmatched, all the while making them cool to wear under the hot climate. Furthermore, the clothing roa...

“Captain Marvel” finds its place within Marvel Cinematic Universe

“Captain Marvel” finds its place within Marvel Cinematic Universe

Oliver Fox, Staff Writer

April 11, 2019


Filed under Arts, Movie Review

In the first preview for “Captain Marvel,” viewers witnessed the hero punch an elderly woman in the face on a train. Many were utterly confused, but the true Marvel fanatics understood that she was simply doing her duty. Grandma-punching and all, “Captain Marvel” is a fantastic film that perfectly under...

New conductor pushes students to develop skill-set

New conductor pushes students to develop skill-set

Maddie Kennedy, Regulars Managing Editor

April 1, 2019


Filed under Arts

“Good morning orchestra!” Nina Bishop’s voice calls out in the auditorium. The class offers her a mumble in response. “Good morning orchestra!” She tries again, even louder. This time the class gives a more enthusiastic response. The time: 7:30 in the morning. New orchestra conductor Nina Bishop’s pass...

Intensive dancer finds self-expression through craft

Intensive dancer finds self-expression through craft

Hallie LeTendre, Staff Writer

March 29, 2019


Filed under Arts

The music is loud, voices are yelling out in the crowd, and all eyes are focused her way.  Although all eyes are on her, sophomore Lily Woodward can transport herself into a different world, focusing on her fluid movements to the rhythm of the music.   Since she was in 3rd grade, Woodward has bee...

BIG uses varied media to unite Brookline community

BIG uses varied media to unite Brookline community

Alexander Fung, Staff Writer

March 28, 2019


Filed under Arts

Only accessible by elevator or the backstairs, the third floor of the Unified Arts (UA) building houses an influential public media and technology center. The Brookline Interactive Group (BIG) is a nonprofit that teaches students and adults classes about media, in order to raise awareness about Broo...

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