The Review

Anderson creates whimsical ‘Isle of Dogs’

Anderson creates whimsical ‘Isle of Dogs’

Emily Chen and Eli Maierson

May 3, 2018


Filed under ALUMNI, CULTURE, MULTIMEDIA, PHOTO GALLERIES, SHOWCASE, VIDEO

Wes Anderson's latest film, "Isle of Dogs," is a whimsical stop-motion genre-bending adventure.

Students explore French, food at Culinary Institute Lenôtre

Students explore French, food at Culinary Institute Lenôtre

Noura Jabir, Copy Editor

April 23, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, MULTIMEDIA, PHOTO GALLERIES, SHOWCASE

French II students explored the inner workings of a culinary institute and practiced their French on a field trip to Lenôtre Culinary Institute.

Day in the Life of an In Bloom festival-goer

Day in the Life of an In Bloom festival-goer

Lilah Gaber, Assignments Editor

March 30, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, DAY IN THE LIFE, ODDS&ENDS, SHOWCASE

Assignments editor Lilah Gaber recounts her experience watching and interviewing artists at the In Bloom music festival.

“The Music Man” returns to SJS

“The Music Man” returns to SJS

Fareen Dhuka, Staff Writer

March 1, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, MULTIMEDIA, PHOTO GALLERIES, SHOWCASE, VIDEO

This year's production of "The Music Man" will feature two different casts.

“Almost, Maine” explores love with series of vignettes

“Almost, Maine” explores love with series of vignettes

Abigail Poag, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, MULTIMEDIA, PODCASTS, SHOWCASE

Performed on Jan. 25 and 26 in the Black Box Theater, “Almost, Maine” follows the people of Almost, a small town in northern Maine, as they navigate the joys and challenges of love on a single winter’s night.

Pod on the Quad: Almost, Maine

Pod on the Quad: Almost, Maine

Sophia Kontos, Online Section Editor

January 24, 2018


Filed under CULTURE, MULTIMEDIA, PODCASTS, SHOWCASE

On the first-ever segment of the Review's new podcast, Pod on the Quad, hear from performers in the upcoming Black Box production of Almost, Maine.

Under Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Under Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Eli Maierson, Copy Editor

December 24, 2017


Filed under CULTURE, REVIEWS, SHOWCASE

"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" breathes new life into beloved characters and continues the franchise's legacy.

Under Review: “Stranger Things” season 2

Under Review: “Stranger Things” season 2

Leila Pulaski, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under CULTURE, REVIEWS, SHOWCASE

"Stranger Things" season two was an impressive, though not flawless, follow-up to the widely acclaimed first season of the Netflix original.

“Mindhunter” delivers gritty, engrossing take on serial killer genre

“Mindhunter” delivers gritty, engrossing take on serial killer genre

Jack Shea, Video Editor

December 11, 2017


Filed under CULTURE, REVIEWS, SHOWCASE

Netflix's "Mindhunter" tells the true story of the "Golden Age of Serial Murder" and the FBI's Behavioral Science Unit.

Under Review: “Riverdale” Season 2

Under Review: “Riverdale” Season 2

Eloise Reasoner, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under CULTURE, REVIEWS, SHOWCASE

Season two of "Riverdale" adds more darkness to the classic Archie comics.

Students display creativity at choreography showcase

Students display creativity at choreography showcase

Sinclair Mott, Staff Writer

December 5, 2017


Filed under ART, CULTURE, SHOWCASE

On Dec. 1, dancers performed several pieces choreographed by students.

Under Review: Justice League

Under Review: Justice League

Ryan Chang, Assistant Online Editor

December 4, 2017


Filed under CULTURE, REVIEWS, SHOWCASE

DC's "Justice League" tries to compete with the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but the characters and action falls short.

The official student newspaper of St. John's School.
CULTURE