All New Englands: an All-Weekend Music Festival

Story by Ava Schrage, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019

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Starting Thursday, April 11th, a select group of students from our high school choir has been chosen to participate in this year's All-New Englands festival, which is a group of high school chorus students who made it into Eastern...

Come Support the Band by Coming to Spring Concert!

Story by Ava Schrage, Staff Writer

March 18, 2019

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Wednesday, March 20th will be the spring band concert here in the auditorium of SHS at 7:00 pm. The night will begin with a few select instrumental groups being highlighted, such as jazz band, flute ensemble, and more. Following...

SHS Supports Music Education With Fifth Annual Tribute Concert

Story by Sarah Flakus, Staff Writer

March 12, 2019

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On April 5, the Stonington and Fitch High School music departments will team up with Foreigners Journey to perform a benefit concert to help fund music education. This concert, which is the fifth annual, will be held in the Fit...

2019 Coffee House a Success

Story by Ava Schrage, Staff Writer

March 12, 2019

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Friday, February 22 was this year's coffee house event here in the commons of SHS, where there were about twenty different groups of students singing and performing songs using a wide range of instruments, from pianos to piccolos....

SHS Prepares for Hello, Dolly! Musical

Story by Gabby Ross, Staff Writer

February 23, 2019

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The drama cub will be putting on a production of the musical Hello, Dolly! March 8 and 9 at 7 PM and March 10 at 2 PM. The musical follows a story of Dolly Levi, matchmaker, who moves to Yonkers, New York, to find a match for a...

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch Introduces the Future of Watching Movies

Story by Emma DeLaRosa, Staff Writer

January 15, 2019

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On December 28, 2019, Black Mirror: Bandersnatch was released on Netflix. It is a movie in which the viewer makes decisions for the main character, altering the course of the movie. The movie’s themes focus on mental health and ...

SHS Music Students Showcase Talents At Eastern Regionals

Story by Ben Fyke, Staff Writer

January 8, 2019

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Select Stonington High School music students participated in the Eastern Region High School Music Festival at UConn Saturday, performing with the best musicians from around eastern Connecticut. The Connecticut Music Educators Association,...

Chamber Choir Perform “Carol-o-grams”

Story by Gabby Ross, Staff Writer

January 7, 2019

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In December 2018, the SHS Chamber Choir performed their “Carol-o-grams” at many locations throughout the area including Foxwoods, the Westerly Stroll, Olde Mystic Festival of Lights, Mystic Noank Library, nursing homes, a...

Mary Poppins Returns with a Bang

Story by Sarah Flakus, Staff Writer

January 3, 2019

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Mary Poppins Returns, a sequel to Disney’s iconic Mary Poppins, came to theaters on December 19, 2018, 54 years after the original. The film was directed by Rob Marshall, and starred Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and ha...

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