Arts & Entertainment

POPS Concert Rocks the Dining Commons!

June 1, 2015
By
POPS Concert Rocks the Dining Commons!

On Friday evening, following an age-old tradition in the Music Department, a gathering of CCHS’s band and orchestra students filled the brand new Dining Commons and rendered its final performance of the year to a crowd of proud parents and eager townspeople. Skeptical at first of the acoustics in the Dining Commons, the concert was...
Read more »

Tags: , ,
Posted in Archives, Arts & Entertainment, Features | Comments Off on POPS Concert Rocks the Dining Commons!

Alesso: The Face Behind the Music

June 1, 2015
By
Alesso: The Face Behind the Music

If the name Alesso sounds familiar, it’s probably because he has been a key figure behind the success of many other singers, songwriters, and bands.  His full name is Alessandro Lindblad, and he made his way to fame as a Swedish DJ and an electronic dance music producer.  He is known for working within...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Archives, Arts & Entertainment | Comments Off on Alesso: The Face Behind the Music

Summer Reading Selections!

June 1, 2015
By
Summer Reading Selections!

As the heat builds and the school year wraps to a close, some of us bibliophiles already have our summer reading lists prepared. I couldn’t possibly name all of the books on mine because that might take up four or five pages. Many students, however, feel that the summer is a time in which...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Archives, Arts & Entertainment, Features | Comments Off on Summer Reading Selections!

Murder, Love, Betrayal: Chicago Is a Hit

May 18, 2015
By
Murder, Love, Betrayal: Chicago Is a Hit

The CCHS Theater Company’s production of Chicago over this past weekend proved to be a huge hit, filling the theatre for each of the four shows. I attended the show on Saturday night, and the auditorium was sold out. With enticing elaborateness and drama, the musical lit up the stage with talent of all sorts....
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Archives, Arts & Entertainment | Comments Off on Murder, Love, Betrayal: Chicago Is a Hit

God Help the Child: Another Masterpiece at 84

May 18, 2015
By
God Help the Child: Another Masterpiece at 84

Toni Morrison, Nobel-Prize winner and one of the most epochal writers of her generation, has just released a new book. Provocatively titled God Help the Child, the novel is written from the points of view of several characters: the mother, Sweetness; her insecure daughter, Bride; and Bride’s ex-boyfriend, Booker, whose brother was murdered when they were young....
Read more »

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Archives, Arts & Entertainment | Comments Off on God Help the Child: Another Masterpiece at 84

Our Spring Music Picks!

May 18, 2015
By
Our Spring Music Picks!

As spring rolls in, we here at The Voice are typing our way into the new season and turning up the tunes. Springing (pun intended) into new music, a few of our editors have compiled their spring music favorites for us below!       Angelica King-Shaw: Hozier‘s self-titled Album:  Listen here After seeing...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Archives, Arts & Entertainment | Comments Off on Our Spring Music Picks!

Gender Equality Club to Screen Girl Rising Documentary

May 18, 2015
By
Gender Equality Club to Screen Girl Rising Documentary

CC’s Gender Equality Club, though only founded this year by Ruthie Block ’17 and Madi Bode ’16, and advised by Ashley Anderson of the Math Department, has quickly become one of the most popular and active groups on campus.  The club meets weekly to share personal stories about sexual assault, engage in conversations about sexism in...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Archives, Arts & Entertainment, Features | Comments Off on Gender Equality Club to Screen Girl Rising Documentary

American Idol to end after 15 seasons

May 11, 2015
By
American Idol to end after 15 seasons

Next year, American Idol will end after a fifteen season run.  Pop stars like Kelly Clarkson (2002) and Carrie Underwood (2005) got their start competing on the show during its heyday.  The original trio of judges: Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul, and Randy Jackson were legends for the first eight seasons, adding spunk and personality to every episode....
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Archives, Arts & Entertainment | Comments Off on American Idol to end after 15 seasons

The Best Dressed at Prom!

May 11, 2015
By
The Best Dressed at Prom!

Prom was filled with glamorously dressed students, all of whom had gone all out to look their best.  Here are some of our favorite looks from the night! Nicki Saleh ’15 rocked an unorthodox boho look.  We’re obsessed with her statement floral headpiece and chic black gown.  She could have walked off the pages...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Archives, Arts & Entertainment, Features | 1 Comment »

Cinco de Mayo

May 4, 2015
By
Cinco de Mayo

If you take Spanish, you will probably be able to figure out what Cinco de Mayo means, but for people who don’t know, it refers to the fifth of May. Cinco de Mayo is a holiday celebrated in the U.S. and Mexico, mainly in the state of Puebla.  In Puebla, it is called El...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Archives, Arts & Entertainment | Comments Off on Cinco de Mayo

Search