What Happened to Monday

Shalynn Billings, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Netflix’s original movie “What Happened to Monday” was a very anticipated release for viewers. The two hour long movie is packed with lots of suspense and action, Directed by Tommy Wirkola and written by Max Botkin and Kerry Williamson. The movie follows seven identical sisters though their...

No Trolls

Ellen Stojak, Executive Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

One hour and 23 minutes. That is 4920 seconds of my life I will never get back because I was forced to watch the movie “Trolls”, or perhaps a better title for it: where entertainment went to die. For those readers who are lucky enough to avoid the festering glitter trainwreck, I’ll sum it up: 90...

Go Trolls

Nadia Hernandez, Online Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

In this day and age, we are exposed to so much negativity through the media. When are we able to take a moment and find peace? For a while, I could only find so many outlets that could radiate positivity; however, none of those compare to the light at the end of the tunnel that is “Trolls (2016)”....

Green Room produces musical ‘Fame’

Green Room produces musical ‘Fame’

Maggie Walker, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

This spring, Grayslake North Theatre Company will be producing a musical called “Fame.” It will be performed on March 9, 8, 10, 14, 15 and 16. Over the two weekends, they expect to see a lot of people coming to see the show because of the love “Fame” has gotten in the past. “‘Fame’,...

Band puts on their final concert of 2018

Band puts on their final concert of 2018

Ian Doyle, Entertainment Editor

December 21, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

As the year ends and all the students go on break, band gave one last performance this year at their winter concert on December 17. The band has put in a lot of rehearsal time over the course of the semester and were prepared to show their work for the last concert of the year. “We spent a lot...

Student Showcase 2018

Ian Doyle, Entertainment Editor

December 12, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Dorothy Must Die review

Shalynn Billings, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

“The Wizard of Oz” is an old tale that never dies in the eyes of children. It was written as a book, and then the movie adaptation was adapted along with some other movies about the young girl Dorothy that some people may not know of. Anybody can remember Dorothy Gale, the sweet, innocent farm...

Hogfather review

Claire Armstrong, Feature Editor

December 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Terry Pratchett is famous for his fantasy universe called Discworld, which is where the book “Hogfather” takes place. With at least three different plotlines following various characters, a reader could get sucked into these novels and never want to leave. His works have more diversity than anyone...

The Grinch review

Zoe Meredith, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

“How the Grinch Stole Chrstmas” is probably classified as an all-time classic when it comes to holiday movies. Being first created by the well-known children’s author Dr. Seuss in 1957, it was designed into an animated version a few years later in the year 1966, a live action adaptation in 2000...

Student writes own show to direct

Student writes own show to direct

Nadia Hernandez, Feature Editor

December 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Making its debut, “Hedera University,” written and directed by senior Michaela Rodell, came to life in Green Room’s 2018 Student Showcase. The annual showcase provides the opportunity for members of the senior class to direct a show of their choice, and this year Rodell was able to produce a show of her ...

Seniors direct Student Showcase

Seniors direct Student Showcase

Maggie Walker, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

This December, Grayslake North Green Room Theatre Company put on the Student Showcase. This Showcase gives the seniors of the theatre a chance to direct their own show. Senior Keyshawn Wilson is the director of a show called “4 A.M.” by Jonathan Dorf. “It’s different. It’s hard; it’s rewa...

Life Sentence Review

Shalynn Billings, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

The CW program has decided to cancel the show “Life Sentence” after only a 13 episode season in June of this year. The main character Stella was diagnosed with cancer at a young age and was given a timespan in which she would live. Stella took the news with a grain of salt and started living life...

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