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A ‘Marvel’-ous new trailer

A ‘Marvel’-ous new trailer

Maya Dennis, A&E critic

September 25, 2018


Filed under A&E, Movies, Showcase

Last week Marvel released the long-anticipated trailer for “Captain Marvel.” After “Avengers: Infinity War” there was an after-after credits scene that gave audiences a hint of what the future holds. Since then audiences have been waiting for their introduction to Carol Danvers. From the t...

String Instruments, Rosin, & Bows, Oh my!: Orchestra at a Glance

String Instruments, Rosin, & Bows, Oh my!: Orchestra at a Glance

Dani Wilson, Reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Fine arts, In the know, News & Features, Showcase

The cacophonous sound of strings being tuned fills the room as orchestra students warm up before class. Some sit in their chairs, creating the illusion of being in individual glass bubbles as they fixedly play their instruments beside each other. Some wordlessly pluck through their sheet music, maki...

Vocal about their Vocals

Vocal about their Vocals

Haydn Burton, Reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Fine arts, News & Features, Showcase

Choir is a way for a small group of people to convey emotion and feeling through their voices. Braswell High School’s choir has always done big things, but they’re going above and beyond this school year by working hard to ensure they do well at every one of their performances and making certain...

What to watch in September

What to watch in September
September

Maya Dennis, A&E critic

September 7, 2018


Filed under A&E, Movies, Showcase

Our Fall T.V. favorites

Our Fall T.V. favorites

Maya Dennis, A&E critic

August 27, 2018


Filed under A&E, Showcase, TV

While most were skeptical about the prequel show based on the “Big Bang Theory” character, Dr. Sheldon Cooper, audiences seem to like the show just as much as its originator. While “Big Bang” is more of a sitcom, “Young Sheldon” has more of a family vibe. It gives viewers a look into Sheld...

What to watch over Summer Break

What to watch over Summer Break
Summer

Maya Dennis, A&E critic

May 18, 2018


Filed under A&E, Movies, Showcase

   

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ an emotional roller coaster

‘Avengers: Infinity War’ an emotional roller coaster

Maya Dennis, A&E critic

May 2, 2018


Filed under A&E, Movies, Showcase

After months of waiting, “Avengers: Infinity War” finally premiered in theaters last weekend. Most audiences appreciated the film but ended up being agitated by the end. The film had the highest box office opening of all time, making a domestic total of $258.2 million. It surpassed “Star Wars: ...

‘A Quiet Place’ a heartwarming horror film

‘A Quiet Place’ a heartwarming horror film

Maya Dennis, A&E critic

April 18, 2018


Filed under A&E, Movies, Showcase

Recently, the horror/thriller genre has increased its quality and “A Quiet Place” isn’t the exception. While the film is only Krasinski’s third -- the other two not being as big -- it is obvious that his film has made a sizable impact, especially since it’s an original. Originally the tra...

‘Ready Player One’: pinnacle of ’80s nostalgia

‘Ready Player One’: pinnacle of ’80s nostalgia

Maya Dennis, A&E critic

April 5, 2018


Filed under A&E, Movies, Showcase

Last week, Steven Spielberg’s most recent film, “Ready Player One” finally hit theatres. With much anticipation from audiences everywhere, it only makes sense that the film would end up being No.1 in the U.S. The film -- which is based on the book by Ernest Cline -- focuses on 18-year-old W...

Broadway stars switch roles

Broadway stars switch roles

Maya Dennis, A&E critic

March 29, 2018


Filed under A&E, Fine arts, Showcase

For twelve years, Broadway has signed up their biggest stars and put them on stage in opposite-sex roles. The event -- which helps supports BC/EFA and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center of New York City -- is one that is often overlooked by everyday people. Three years...

What to watch in March

What to watch in March
March

Maya Dennis, A&E critic

March 9, 2018


Filed under A&E, Movies, Showcase

From the page to the big screen

From the page to the big screen

Brittney Dear, Editor

March 6, 2018


Filed under A&E, Movies, Showcase

If you like books, or movies, or books turned into movies, then you are in luck. Of course, most movies are directly from books, or at least resemble them. Movies like this includes the Twilight saga, the Divergent series, The Hunger Games trilogy, and so forth. These books that I am going to...

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