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Upcoming Macbreakfast to showcase student work

Graziella Vezza, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

   The annual Macbreakfast is a unique event that offers a creative stage for students to thrive upon and a place to display their hard work. Macbreakfast will be held in the library of Weston High School this upcoming December 13. Sophomore students will be able to show off their Macbeth-inspired...

Revived dance team brings confidence and culture to WHS

Revived dance team brings confidence and culture to WHS

November 28, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

While walking down the hallway past the black box after a long school day, most students would not expect to hear the booming sounds of hip-hop music, the thuds of dancing feet and the shouts and laughter of teenage girls. However, this fall the black box theater has become home to the revival of the WHS ...

Upcoming winter play to present children’s stories on stage

Sarah Augustine, Photo Editor

November 28, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

Under the direction of English teacher and drama director Anne Slotnick, WHS Theater Company will be preparing to cast the short play “Sideways Stories from Wayside School.” Auditions for the winter performance are open to all and will take place on Tuesday, November 27 in the black box, with...

Fall play brings folklore to WHS

Fall play brings folklore to WHS

Sarah Augustine and Yara Attar

November 14, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Every fall, throngs of parents and students fill the auditorium to watch a story unfold in front of their eyes. This year's fall play will aim to provide this same experience to its viewers through its unique plot that has both supernatural and romantic elements. Taking place in the Appalachian Valley durin...

Back to school crossword answers

Back to school crossword answers

Casey Friedman, Feature Editor

October 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Down 1. New Start Time 3. College Process 5. Dark of the Moon 6. Dr. Ribisi 8. Geometry Across 2. Golf Team 4. Football 7. Attendance Office 9. Pumpkin Fest 10. Ms. Slotnick 11. Biology  

Theater Company wraps up the year with stunning performance

Theater Company wraps up the year with stunning performance

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Bursting with catchy rhythms and smooth harmonies, WHS Theater Company’s production of “Godspell” was a success. From the fast-paced pop song “Day by Day” to the slower ballad “Beautiful City,” the musical masterfully presented how the sharing of stories and the acceptance of others brings a comm...

Taking joy in art: student excels across multiple mediums of art

Taking joy in art: student excels across multiple mediums of art

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainment Editor

May 30, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Sitting behind a wheel and throwing the cool, thick clay down again and again is this student’s favorite part of the day. Working the clay with her fingers and palms, she lets the rest of her life fade away as the creative process restores her from the stress of a busy day. Since entering WHS, se...

Theater Company wraps up the year with powerful message of unity

Theater Company wraps up the year with powerful message of unity

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainments Editor

May 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The WHS Theater Company (T. Co) will conclude its award-winning 2017-2018 season with a modern musical classic, Godspell. Mixing rock, folk, and standard show tune musical styles, Godspell demonstrates the ways rituals and stories can bring people together. Loosely based on the Gospel of Matthew,...

Impact of technology exposed in Player by Proxy

Impact of technology exposed in Player by Proxy

Anna Gabriel, Staff Writer

March 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

  Player by Proxy, the recent production by the WHS theatre company, conveys the disconnection brought by technology and the online world. The show portrays the loss of a family’s oldest son after using Adderall to keep himself awake for an online gaming tournament and how each family me...

Original play tackles issues with technology

Original play tackles issues with technology

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainment Editor

March 1, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

Theatrics and online gaming will collide in WHS Theater Company’s original winter show Player by Proxy this Friday. Following the story of three siblings, the play will explore how technology affects the way people interact and communicate with others. Over the years, the Theater Company [T. Co] has cove...

WHS students give back to community through art and ceiling tiles

WHS students give back to community through art and ceiling tiles

Heather Lee, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

While walking the halls of WHS, you will notice something special about the ceiling. Overhead, the ceiling tiles are dotted with paintings of pastel flowers, a yellow submarine, or even a Disney character. You might wonder, who made these and how did they get up there? The two clubs responsible for painting the c...

Aspiring rappers and musicians at WHS thrive using online mediums

Aspiring rappers and musicians at WHS thrive using online mediums

Casey Friedman, Staff writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

It’s a Friday afternoon in the library and a crowd of WHS students can be seen huddling around a computer, wearing headphones and bobbing their heads in unison. You would expect them to be listening to their favorite famous rapper, but they are actually listening to senior Kamar Atkins’ latest s...

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