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Film Festival Results and Reactions

Film Festival Results and Reactions

Sophie Trom and Esti Brady

May 31, 2019

Film Fest was May 17th, and many students felt it was one of the best film fests in a long time. This years film submission had a variety of different genres, including comedy, horror, and action. “This was by far the best film fest within the last four years.” said Daphne Knoop ‘20, one of th...

Movie Review: Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

Movie Review: Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

Kate Wolfe, Reporter

May 20, 2019

“Extremely wicked, shockingly evil and vile” is an infamous description by Judge Edward Cowart about Ted Bundy, America's most notorious serial killer. Cowart described Bundy’s crimes to be “extremely wicked, shockingly evil, vile and the product of a design to inflict a high degree of pain a...

“US” Movie Review

“US” Movie Review

Kate Wolfe, Reporter

May 8, 2019

Jordan Peele's new movie US is not just an entertaining high paced thriller. The movie is also a critique of society that calls attention to the unfairness and the resentment that builds up when the wealthy and privileged pretend that the people who are exploited to make the rich richer do not exist. US fo...

Q&A with the Seniors of Les Mis

Q&A with the Seniors of Les Mis

Ruth Meehan, Reporter

May 2, 2019

The Little Hawk: What shows have you been in? Alejandra Revelez-Poindexter ‘19: I was in Grease my freshman year, Guys and Dolls my sophomore year. Junior year I was in Little Shop of Horrors and now I am in Les Miserables. Claire Green ‘19: Wizard of Oz in third grade. When I got to high s...

Drama Board’s “25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” is Cast

Drama Board’s “25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” is Cast

Shoshie Hemley, Reporter

May 1, 2019

The City High Drama Board’s summer production of “25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” was cast last night. The production is small, with a cast of only 22 students, and even fewer principal roles. The small cast is not the only unique aspect of the show. The show is completely student run,...

Becoming Better Musicians

Becoming Better Musicians

Owen Sorenson, Reporter

April 30, 2019

The music wing was marked with signs stating that all must be quiet beyond a certain point. Students stand, waiting nervously with their instrument as the other students perform their own selected pieces. The annual solo and small group competitions have come and gone to City High once more, taking ...

Featured Talent: Jazz Corridor Quintet

Featured Talent: Jazz Corridor Quintet

Owen Sorenson, Reporter

April 26, 2019

A trombone, saxophone, guitar, bass, and drums with five students playing each of them has created the Jazz Corridor Quintet recently. Students Ana Koch ‘21, Peter Stoltz ‘20, and Kolbe Schnoebelen ‘20 make up the part of the band from City High with Ethan Buck ‘21 representing West High and Vivi...

The Process of Creating Films for Film Fest Has Begun

The Process of Creating Films for Film Fest Has Begun

Sophie Trom, Reporter

April 26, 2019

Film Fest is May 10th, and students have started gathering their ideas and filming videos. This year there is a wide variety of films being submitted, from Minecraft to a one-man reenactment of 50 Shades of Gray. “It is a spin of Homer's Odyssey.” Thomas Mcmillan ‘20 said. “We took a more m...

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