Film Review: Baby Driver

Story by Alexis Gomes, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Baby Driver, a summer 2017 blockbuster, is an action-crime-musical hybrid that presents a fast-paced and thrilling plot without sacrificing essential emotional undertones. The film has been the brainchild of director Edgar Wright for ov...

Film Review: Love, Simon

Story by Danielle Christina, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Love, Simon- based on the bestselling young adult novel Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli- is a story that follows high schooler Simon Spier through his coming-out process. For the most part, Simon’s...

SHS Drama Presents “9 to 5” Musical

Story by Isabelle Ryan, Staff Writer

March 14, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The Stonington High School Drama program presented the musical “9 to 5” on March 9th and 10th at 7 pm and March 11th at 2 pm. The show was a big success and Krista Jones, a current SHS junior, stated, “This show was especi...

Film Review: “The Shape of Water”

Story by Alexis Gomes, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The Shape of Water, directed by Guillermo del Toro, fuses romance, science fiction, and mystery into a mystical and compelling fairytale with a unique look at humanity. The film, set in the 1950s, follows Elisa Esposito (Sall...

Film Review: “Lady Bird”

Story by Alexis Gomes, Associate Editor

January 23, 2018

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Lady Bird, Greta Gerwig’s stunning directorial debut, portrays the life of teenager Christine “Lady Bird” McPherson (Saoirse Ronan) as she struggles with growing up, her financial situation, and the hasty relationship between ...

Little Women: the Musical at Stonington High

Story by Abby Wang, Co-Editor in Chief

December 21, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase, Student Life

Stonington High School’s drama department performed three shows of Little Women from November 17 to 19. Little Women is a story about four sisters living in Concord, Massachusetts, during the Civil War. The story spans the childhoods an...

Ahh…Memories

Story by Maia Smith, Staff Writer

June 1, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Opinion, Student Life

No one is more excited than the seniors for to school to end in the next few weeks. For four years, the class of 2017 has managed to survive high school and are now ready to move on to bigger and better things. As one of the la...

Evermore- Book Review

Story by Janice Wingfield, Staff Writer

May 17, 2017

Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Ever is a seventeen-year-old girl who survived a car crash that killed her entire family. She had what the doctors would call a “near death experience.” She was about to cross over, but something pulled her back. From being a p...

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