Author: Lisa Green

Movie Review: The Greatest Showman

By: Lisa Green ’20 When a friend invited me along to see The Greatest Showman, the latest Pasek and Paul musical which has been panned by many critics, I was hopeful, but I wasn’t expecting much. However, after watching the first three minutes, which were entertaining, clever and intriguing, I […]

Saleana Copeland Takes Helm of Chorus

By Lisa Green ’20 Saleana Copeland is many things— a dedicated leader, an unbelievably talented singer, a kind and supportive friend and most recently, the Upper School chorus president- a role for which she was elected for this year. Recently, I sat down with Saleana to discuss the role, her […]

Controversy Arises About 13 Reasons Why

Lisa Green ’20 A few weeks ago, I wrote a review about the Netflix series Thirteen Reasons Why, and why I enjoyed it so much. However, recently the series has risen in popularity and also acquired significant controversy. The main criticism is that the show — which centers on a character […]

Student Singers Take Center Stage

Lisa Green ’20 Last Tuesday night, after months of preparation, Upper School Vocal Ensembles took the meeting room stage. The concert was led by Ms. Michelle Zuckman, our incredibly talented music director & conductor, who always brings energy, fun, and dedication to every rehearsal. Ms. Zuckman was joined by everyone’s favorite […]

13 Reasons To Watch 13 Reasons Why

Guest Writer Lisa Green ’20 Thirteen Reasons Why, based on the 2007 novel by Jay Asher, is a new television show which was released on Netflix last Friday. The basic premise follows Hannah Baker, a junior in high school who commits suicide, and leaves cassette tapes behind explaining each reason, […]

To See Or Not To See: The New Beauty & The Beast

Guest Writer Lisa Green ’20  By now, you’ve all heard about Disney’s remake of the classic 1991 movie-musical, Beauty & The Beast. The original film’s enticing characters, whistle-worthy music, and heartwarming storyline captured fans from around the globe, which is why many people are concerned that it was tinkered with in […]