The Hanover High Drama Club has a lot to celebrate after reaching the semi-finals of the 2019 Massachusetts Educational Theater Guild Festival. Hanover performed the play "At the Bottom of Lake Missoula," written by Ed Monk and directed by Mr. Collin Fahey. It is the story of a college student, played by junior Maia Arbia, whose … Continue Reading ››
The 2019 Oscar Awards Show had some great moments, wins and speeches. Let's touch on some of the most monumental:
The Best Picture award is one of the most anticipated of the season. This year, there were eight nominees: Black Panther, Roma, A Star is Born, Vice, Bohemian Rhapsody, BlacKkKlansman, The Favourite,
and Green Book
. Green Book,
a movie about the … Continue Reading ››
I was very disappointed with Super Bowl LIII's Pepsi halftime show, featuring Maroon 5, Travis Scott and Big Boi. I went into the show with such high expectations and it did nothing for me. There was a lot of flash for very little substance.
The song choices, which included Maroon 5's hits "This Love" … Continue Reading ››
Gillette, a well-known Boston-based razor company, has recently put out a new commercial that does not feature razors. Instead, it draws attention to the idea of toxic masculinity.
If you haven't already seen the video, watch it here
What is toxic masculinity? While there are many different ways to describe the idea, at its root it … Continue Reading ››
2019 has finally arrived! The new year brings a fresh start for everyone and gives us a chance to reflect on the events that took place last year. There were a lot of memorable moments from the entertainment world in 2018, dare I say, a lot of tea . . .
Alex McFarland has always enjoyed burying his nose in a book. So perhaps it's no surprise that Alex would be inspired to write one of his own. That book, started for a contest in middle school, has been published and is now available for purchase on Amazon.com.
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The documentary Three Identical Strangers
starts off as a happy reunion of three young men who find out they're long-lost brothers. But it doesn't take long for the viewer to realize the whole thing is not going to end well. When the brothers find out they were separated at birth for a secret research experiment, their … Continue Reading ››