The Student Showcase hits the stage

The Student Showcase hits the stage

Ian Doyle, Entertainment Editor

December 6, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

This year, instead of the One Acts, the Green Room Theatre company presented the Student Showcase in the Black Box from December 1-3. The procedure for picking shows is about the same as the One Acts. It is not an entirely new show; it just has a new name to show that it will be a little different. “The senior directors re...

Big Bang Theory review.

Brian Szramek, Reporter

December 5, 2016


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The Big Bang Theory is a TV show about 4 grown up nerdy men who live their lives next to a pretty girl, named Penny, and the show explains their jobs at a big university, and their lives outside their jobs. The Big Bang Theory is a phenomenally funny show that will make anyone laugh if they like nerds...

Tri-M performs for students

Ian Doyle, Entertainment Editor

November 17, 2016


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Last Friday, November 11, The Bill Chapin Trio and special guests from a musical society called Tri-M performed just outside the Black Box. The trio performed in front of students during zero period with special guests Juliette Gardiner and Robert McNeilly, two members of Tri-M. “The trio is ...

“Sully” review

Brian Szramek, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2016


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Sully’s a movie about an airplane pilot who became an American hero when he saved 155 people. Sully is a fantastic showing of how an airplane pilot saved 155 passengers and crew by landing in the Hudson River rather than returning to the airport after his engines were damaged. It was directed by Clint...

“Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 2” review

Brandon Moore, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2016


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A recent game in beta for the PS4 has been exploding in stores. This exciting new game is one of many named Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 2. This game is a great roleplaying game with adventure, action, and a bit of comedy. Xenoverse 2 derived from the original series of Dragon Ball Z all the way to the recent...

“Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” review

Shalynn Billings, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2016


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JK Rowling’s eighth Harry Potter book has been getting fans raving as they had no idea what would happen in the book. Rowling has released the eighth Harry Potter book called Harry Potter and the Cursed Child over the summer on July 31. JK Rowling has always had new ideas for her never ending story...

Green Room presents “The Importance Of Being Earnest”

Green Room presents “The Importance Of Being Earnest”

Ian Doyle, Entertainment Editor

November 1, 2016


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Green Room starts this year off with their first production, The Importance of being Earnest, showing October 20-23. The company has been working on this show for a long time to put on the best performance they could. “We made this show through constant rehearsals. We blocked each page individually...

Choir performs first concert in October

Choir performs first concert in October

Kiley Larsen, News Editor

November 1, 2016


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The choir students performed their fall concert on October 5 at the Round Lake Civic Center. The choir is no longer with Central because there were complications with planning, so they broke apart from them. “[We broke apart from Central because] it is easier scheduling wise, and we want to create...

“The Office” review

Jack Van Reck, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2016


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If dry, subtle, and at times downright awkward suits your personality, then '"The office" is the show for you. It is impossible not to fall in love with the uncomfortable relationships or laugh at the zany mischief that takes place within the walls of Dunder Mifflin Paper Company, Inc. This mockumen...

“One Tree Hill” review

Anthony Hoye-Dorsey, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2016


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A high school drama grows into the real and adult word as you follow half-brothers Lucas and Nathan Scott. One Tree Hill is the type of show that when someone watches, they grow a friendship with the cast and feel the same emotions they do. Through the nine seasons, friendships grow, the plot and dram...

The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest

Sara Mehmood, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2016


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The Green Room Theatre Company will be performing the historical play, The Importance of Being Ernest, starting October 21. The play is on October 21st through October 24th in the Black Box Theater in the evenings. It is a classical comedy that has a lot of hard work put into it. “I just chose The Importance of Being Earn...

Band sets off to make a great year

Band sets off to make a great year

Rhiannon Swanson, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2016


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The Marching Knights earned the Best Musical Performance award at the Fox River Marching Invitational in Waukesha, WI, last weekend. They also placed second in Class AAAA field show and third overall in the entire festival. This was the first competition of the year. As a new band year begins, it offers...

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