Author: Julian Brenman

So, You Want To Be An Actor?

Julian Brenman ’20 The glamour, glory, fame, and fortune…who wouldn’t want to be an actor? Before you commit to auditions, and sell your heart away to the theatre (which you may want to do), read this article. I have consulted four theatre professionals; Ashley L. Kerns, Kerry Butler, Ryan Silberman, […]

Do You Love Our New Accompinaist? Me-Ku! I Mean, Me Too!

Julian Brenman ’20 If you hear beautiful piano music from the second floor of Shallcross Hall, don’t assume you are listening to a C.D. of Mozart.  Chances are, you are hearing our new assistant vocal music director/accompanist, Miku Shiota-Rosenbaum, just “working her magic.” On Monday, January 9th, Friends’ Central welcomed […]

Got School Spirit? Well, Let’s Hear It

Julian Brenman ’20 With a broad spectrum of theme days, spirit week is an all time favorite event for many students and teachers. FCS spirit week will begin this Friday, January 13th with “twin day” — a perfect opportunity to match your wardrobe with friends. We will resume the festivities […]

A Day ON, Not A Day OFF!

Julian Brenman ’20 With exams, homework, sports, and arts, a day off from it all seems as appetizing as a dove bar. As you know, Dr. Martin Luther King  Jr. enhanced the country in so many wonderful ways, and his legacy is still relevant today. So, to honor him, each […]

Does the Lack of Wifi Make You Cry?

Julian Brenman ’20 Throughout these past couple of weeks, we have all tried connecting to different networks, reloading pages, etc. Yet, we have had little to no success. As you know, this is because the servers haven’t been cooperating. As a writer for FOCUS, I was lucky enough to speak […]