October Concert Recap

October Concert Recap

Megan Schlief, Reporter

November 17, 2017


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This October, a  wide variety of bands and artists came to visit from many different genres performed in Chicago. This month’s concerts included a throwback from Bob Dylan, pop from Kesha, alternative from Arcade Fire, and rap and r&b from Lil Uzi Vert, just to name a few. There was something...

Advanced Dance puts on dance concert in Black Box studio featuring York Dance Company

Advanced Dance puts on dance concert in Black Box studio featuring York Dance Company

Isabelle Dyer, Features Editor

November 10, 2017


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On Wed. Nov. 8th, the Advanced Dance class put on a dance show in the Black Box dance studio featuring choreography from teachers Anna Sapozhnikov and Michelle Jensen, along with two dances from York Dance company. The show was choreographed by student teacher Annie Pinta and guest choreographer Ruthie ...

Drama Club takes “Newsies” field trip

Drama Club takes “Newsies” field trip

Isabelle Dyer, Features Editor

November 7, 2017


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Over the weekend, the Drama Club took a field trip to see the Marriott Theatre’s production of “Newsies” with an added bonus of seeing student Sam Griffin as part of the cast. Based on the real-life Newsboy Strike of 1899, the musical tells the story of Jack Kelly, a rebellious newsboy who dreams of a life as an artist in Santa Fe, away from the big city. After ...

Behind Beautiful Trauma: An Album Review

Behind Beautiful Trauma: An Album Review

Julia Jardon, Reporter

November 7, 2017


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Fri., Oct. 13, P!nk released her newest album “Beautiful Trauma,” which happens to be her first full album since 2012. Beginning her musical career in 2000, P!nk has released 7 studio albums and has written singles for movies like “Mean Girls,” “Alice through the Looking Glass,” and the 2...

Stranger Things Season 2 review: demodogs, dads, and more

Stranger Things Season 2 review: demodogs, dads, and more

Ellie Ryan, Editor in Chief

November 7, 2017


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The Stranger Things Season 2 viewing statistics came out Nov. 2 and they’re just as massive as the buzz around the new season of the beloved Netflix original. Many teens and adults, including those at York, impatiently watched the clock tick down on the TV/movie streaming base in anticipation of the lon...

Members of One Direction go their own direction

Members of One Direction go their own direction

Rachel Perry, Features Editor

November 3, 2017


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It has been close to two years since One Direction released their latest album “Made in the A.M.” and announced their break. It is fitting that they called this hiatus a “break” because it broke the hearts of One Direction fans everywhere. Prior to this break, One Direction fans were shocked ...

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