Disney Plus Original Capturing the Hearts of Many

Story by Olivia Haberek, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

As most people know there is a new Disney original show on Disney Plus called "High School Musical: The Musical: The Series" (HSMTMTS). The show is about a group of theatre kids who attend East High School where students are putting...

Is Disney Plus Worth Subscribing To?

Story by Carli LoPresto, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

Disney Plus is a subscription streaming service released on November 12th, 2019. It includes all Disney shows and movies up to a PG-13 rating. Disney Plus costs $7 a month. In a little more than a day, Disney Plus had had over...

Drama Department Prepares for Upcoming Spring Musical “Mary Poppins”

Story by Emma DeLaRosa, Staff Writer and Editor

January 6, 2020

At the play in the fall, director Mrs. Stanley announced that the spring musical will be "Mary Poppins," which the department will perform during the first weekend in March. Last week, the SHS Drama Department released the...

Ain’t Too Proud: A Review

Story by Christopher Caraballo, Staff Writer

January 6, 2020

On January 28th, 2019, I had the privilege of watching "Ain’t Too Proud: The Life And Times Of The Temptations" on Broadway. The musical is a jukebox musical, meaning it is a show based on already-made songs. In this case, the show...

Frozen 2: An Enchanting Sequel

Story by Emma DeLaRosa, Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

On November 22, "Frozen 2" premiered in theaters as a sequel to "Frozen" which came premiered in November of 2013. Directed by Jennifer Lee and Chris Buck, the film starred the main characters from the first movie: Elsa, Anna, K...

The Lion King’s Magical Return

Story by Sarah Flakus, Editor/Staff Writer

November 25, 2019

"The Lion King" (2019), the live-action remake of the Disney classic, came to theaters in July earlier this year, 25 years after the original. The film was directed by Jon Favreau and starred many such as Beyonce, Donald G...

SHS Alumni Cory Candelet hosts Drama Intensive

Story by Christopher Caraballo, Staff Writer

November 22, 2019

For the past four weeks, SHS alumni Cory Candelet has been leading a Drama Intensive for teens in the southeastern Connecticut area. Candelet, a theater major at The American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA), has wanted to ...

The Mystic Disc: A Beloved Store of the Music Community

Story by Emma DeLaRosa, Staff Writer/Co-Editor

November 13, 2019

In Downtown Mystic, tucked away on Steamboat Wharf, there is a record store that many in the area hold close to their hearts. The Mystic Disc sells thousands of new, used, and rare vinyl records, and constantly receives new addi...

Student Spotlight: Chloe Kolbenheyer

Story by Christopher Caraballo, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

Junior Chloe Kolbenheyer is no stranger to the stage. She has been performing since she was a child, and Enter Laughing will be her sixth show with SHS Drama.  “I have always loved performing since I was little, so it seemed...

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