Archive for: entertainment

Gallery: “Guys and Dolls”

Gallery: “Guys and Dolls”

by Maya Girimaji, section editor Based on a story and characters of Damon Runyon, Consol’s choir performed Guys and Dolls for three nights filled with laughter and entertainment. Auditions were held in October and the cast has...

 

The cajon: A unique and fun way to jam

The cajon: A unique and fun way to jam

Meinl Percussion by Emily Caldwell, staff reporter A few weeks ago, my friend brought her ukulele to our study session. Once I managed to get over the annoyance I felt towards both her and her baby guitar, I was intrigued by how quickly she...

 

Netflix original ‘Series of Unfortunate Events’ perfect parallel of beloved books

Netflix original ‘Series of Unfortunate Events’ perfect parallel of beloved books

from imdb by Haley Mitchell, managing editor “The management regrets to inform you that the shampoo is not tear-free. If anything, it encourages tears.” Over a decade after The End was published to conclude Lemony Snicket’s...

 

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is one in a million

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is one in a million

by Drew Howerton, section editor This review contains very minor spoilers for Rogue One. Read at your own risk.  Sitting on my living room floor at age six, there was nothing more awe-inspiring than the opening of the original Star...

 

‘The Edge of Seventeen’: a movie we can finally deem realistic

‘The Edge of Seventeen’: a movie we can finally deem realistic

by Emily Caldwell, staff reporter I’ve always found coming-of-age movies enjoyable; usually highly improbable, but enjoyable. You have the classics, like The Breakfast Club and Dead Poets Society, but I also relish the quirky, smaller ones,...

 

Overwatch: A refreshing addition to the arena shooter genre

Overwatch: A refreshing addition to the arena shooter genre

by Drew Howerton, section editor I spend a significant chunk of my time playing video games. Since the age of five, when I played Super Mario Bros. on my dad’s Nintendo Entertainment System, I have been an avid gamer. Franchises like The...

 

Gallery: Tiger Theatre’s production of “A Christmas Carol”

Gallery: Tiger Theatre’s production of “A Christmas Carol”

by Rachel Lamb & Rachel Swartz, executive editor & assistant editor Putting their own twist on the classic show, Tiger Theatre set “A Christmas Carol” in the Great Depression era.  Find out more information on this production...

 

Junior Hannah Chang solos Mozart’s Concerto No. 5

Junior Hannah Chang solos Mozart’s Concerto No. 5

by Katerina Kountakis, section editor Junior Hannah Chang will solo Mozart’s Concerto No. 5 with the Brazos Valley Symphony Orchestra at the end of January. See part of her performance at Consol’s Varsity Orchestra concert last...

 

“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” heralds the start of a charming new magical era

“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” heralds the start of a charming new magical era

from Pottermore by Jennifer Zhan, senior editor J.K. Rowling has done it again. “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” Rowling’s screenwriting debut, is the first of a series of five movies to come. The film revolves around...

 

Marvel’s “Doctor Strange” is breathtaking, mind-boggling

Marvel’s “Doctor Strange” is breathtaking, mind-boggling

source: screenrant by Jennifer Zhan, senior editor Benedict Cumberbatch has received widespread recognition for his part as the lead detective in the British television series “Sherlock”. In Marvel’s latest film, Cumberbatch...