Archive for 'Arts & Entertainment'

“All American” really gets us

“All American” really gets us

By Heaven Johnson It’s hard to find an Oakland High student that hasn’t watched “All American.” The popular show tells the story of a highschool student, Spencer James (Daniel Ezra), who moves from Crenshaw to Beverly [...]

Animated student plays animated role

Animated student plays animated role

OHS senior to appear in short Pixar film By Selim Jones It’s a story straight out of Hollywood. Well, actually, straight out of Pixar. Oakland High senior Madison Bandy, who is autistic, will be starring in [...]

A “Block” worth visiting

A “Block” worth visiting

Second season of popular TV show continues to entertain By DaYi Huang “On My Block” is a coming-of-age TV show about four friends who live in a fictional neighborhood called Freeridge, California. As they go through [...]

Spider-Verse Review

Spider-Verse Review

By Christine Nguyen What do you think of when you hear about animated movies? I think of childish storylines with predictable villains, and humor that would only make sense to a 5 year old. That’s why [...]

Glee Club branches out to musicals

Glee Club branches out to musicals

Glee Club starts producing musical showcases instead of Winter Showcase By Christine Nguyen This school year, Glee Club is changing things up with new teacher supporters and musicals, in hopes of producing even better shows. The [...]

Teacher uses art to make change

Teacher uses art to make change

By Zelaysia Singleton Oakland High’s longest-working art teacher, Steve Bronson, is working on a huge personal project and has a lot of exciting things planned for his Advanced Art Class. He is currently working on a [...]

“The Last Key” is good, but not scary

“The Last Key” is good, but not scary

By Jhovana Delgadillo “Insidious: The Last Key”, the PG-13-rated fourth movie in the “Insidious” horror series, came in a with a lot of hype. People were excited because the last three “Insidious” movies were really good [...]

Hidden Figures” tells a vital story of black women in STEM

  By: Jade Thomas   The movie “Hidden Figures,” which came out in December 2016, is not a necessarily a new topic, since people have brought it up many times, but this is just the first [...]

It’s almost Christmas!

It’s almost Christmas!

“The Nightmare Before Christmas” could make a wonderful Christmas movie By: Emily Cien “The Nightmare Before Christmas” is a great film directed by Tim Burton which can be perfect for both Halloween and Christmas. It’s an [...]

300th Episode

300th Episode

By Kim Zhen The show “Grey’s Anatomy,” which airs on ABC every Thursday, is about a surgeon, Meredith Grey, who struggles to escape her famous mother’s shadow when she begins her career at Seattle Grace, the [...]