Harry Styles: an album review

Harry Styles: an album review

Julia Neri, Features Editor
May 21, 2017
Filed under A&E Reviews, Concert Corner

On Friday May 12, people all over the world were introduced to a new side of former One Direction member Harry Styles, when he released his first solo album, Harry Styles. Styles, 23, is the first of the four members of One Direction to release a solo album after the boyband went on a indefinite hiatus a...

York Art Show 2017

York Art Show 2017

Gabby Palomino, Editor of Spanish Language Section
May 15, 2017
Filed under A&E Reviews, Showcase

This year’s spring art show took place in the York Commons earlier this month, and it was as inspiring and jaw-dropping as always. With a wide variety of student talent on display, from beginners to AP students, friends of the artists were ecstatic to  view the many different entries. “I lo...

West Side Story earns IHSMTA Award Nominations

West Side Story earns IHSMTA Award Nominations

Rebecca Rogers, Arts & Entertainment Editor
May 14, 2017
Filed under A&E Reviews, Showcase

Every year, Broadway in Chicago hosts the Illinois High School Musical Theatre Awards. This year, York Drama's spring musical, "West Side Story," received nominations for Best Actress, Best Actor, and Best Musical. The Best Actress nominees are senior Tatum Langley and junior Carina Kanzler. Langley played Anita in "West Side Story," and Kanzler play...

York Drama 2016-2017: A Year in Review

York Drama 2016-2017: A Year in Review

Rebecca Rogers, Arts & Entertainment Editor
May 11, 2017
Filed under A&E Reviews, Showcase

With and interpretation of one of Shakespeare's most famous plays, a comedic tragedy, and a revival of one of the greatest musicals of all time, it was a monumental year for York Drama. Fall: Romeo and Juliet “Romeo and Juliet was an amazing way to kick off York’s season of drama,” says Erin Lee, sophomore. “Pl...

Book Review: Three Criminal Justice Novels

Book Review: Three Criminal Justice Novels

Gracie Tully, Graphics Editor
March 6, 2017
Filed under A&E Reviews, Showcase

As much as we all love to lounge around and marathon Netflix at all hours of the day, we often forget about the most classic form of entertainment there is--reading. While it’s undeniable that watching a movie or a show on a screen is a lot easier than physically turning pages and mentally visualizing...

Dukes can’t stop loving the jazz band

Dukes can’t stop loving the jazz band

Ella Lee, Editor-in-Chief
February 16, 2017
Filed under A&E Reviews, Showcase

This Valentine's Day, the York Jazz band put on a dinner concert in the York Commons for students, parents, and faculty to enjoy. The Jazz Lab Band and Jazz Ensemble performed classic jazz repertoire including  "A Night in Tunisia," "Funk Tank" and "Stateline Strut." They also set the Valentine's...

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