Category: Arts & Entertainment

IFFBoston 2016

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Do you love movies and want to see the newest indie films before they hit theaters? Then you should check out the Independent Film Festival Boston this year. The event will be running from April 27th through May 4th at…

Are the Movies Worse Now?

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I haven’t seen Batman vs. Superman yet, but I intend to, against my better judgement and sense of taste. There is something almost transcendent about an awful movie, one that simply fails in every conceivable category, and, judging from the turgid…

New Student Exhibition at Concord Art Association

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Over the weekend, a new collaboration between Rivers and Revolutions students and Pathways students debuted at the Concord Art Association. It was entitled Golden Winged Warblers, and was meant to explore the relationship between humans and the titular species of…

Four Years/ Four Golds: CC Takes Gold at MICCA

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On April 1st, musical ensembles from all across the state participated in MICCA, the Massachusetts Instrumental and Choral Conductors Association.   A full weekend of music began with Orchestra performing on Friday, Repertory band on Saturday and Concert Band on Sunday.…

CCHS Junior Wins Top Prize at National Art Contest!

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CCHS junior Mia Royce has won a prestigious Gold Key award at the national Scholastic Art and Writing Competition. These awards honor the most impressive entries from students who have already won the top prize at their various state-level competitions. The…

Poets! Enter the Annual Paula Sirois Poetry Contest!

It’s spring and poetry is in the air! Submit to the English Department’s annual Paula Sirois poetry contest. Each year the English Department holds a competition in memory of Ms. Paula Sirois, an English teacher at the high school who…

Resolution and Scale: Digital Arts

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“Resolution and Scale,” the current Digital Arts show located in the Art Gallery, displays the abundance of talent within the CCHS student body. This show presents the fascinating projects made by 3D Graphics, Digital Animation, and Digital Imaging & Collage students. To someone who has…

Curtains Close for Downton (Spoiler Alert!)

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For six seasons, audiences have fallen in love with Downton Abbey, and gained a fascinating look into the lives of British aristocrats in the early twentieth century. Viewers have been pulled along on a tumultuous journey full of Lady Edith’s heartache,…

iqhFest Celebrates Another Successful Year

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The third annual iqhFest occurred last Saturday, March 5th, at 7pm in the CCHS Dining Commons, which had been transformed beyond recognition thanks to darkened lighting, a professional stage and soundboard, and some incredible live music. Fifteen student acts and two…

Haley McMorrow: High School Film Contest Finalist!

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Haley McMorrow’s short film, BLACK LIVES MATTER, has been chosen by a panel of judges to be a finalist in the 2016 Five-Minute High School Student Documentary Film Contest. Haley based this film on Mr. Cole, a former CCHS teacher who…