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Pelham teacher Rami Vamos shares love of music with original show performed at Lincoln Center

Pelham teacher Rami Vamos shares love of music with original show performed at Lincoln Center

By Owen Cuomo, Staff Reporter
May 16, 2022

Rami Vamos grew up in a house filled with music. Both of his parents are internationally famous violin teachers, and they even housed some of their students. Vamos started his musical career playing...

Foto Feature: Huguenot Cabaret returns and regails with more than 50 performers

Foto Feature: Huguenot Cabaret returns and regails with more than 50 performers

By Julia Findikyan, Entertainment Editor
May 16, 2022

The 22nd annual Huguenot Cabaret was held on May 7 for the first time in two years—and at the Manor Club for the first time ever. The event was organized by Louise Kelly and produced by Kathryn Jones,...

Benedict Cumberbatch as Dr. Stephen Strange in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.

‘Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ lives up to its name with chaotic horror

By Cristina Stefanizzi, Deputy Managing Editor
May 9, 2022

Editor's note: This review contains minor spoilers for "Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness." Are you happy? I won't know the answer to that question, obviously, because you're on the other side...

Love triangles, betrayal and gossip: ‘Bridgerton’ is back for season two

Love triangles, betrayal and gossip: ‘Bridgerton’ is back for season two

By Celia Parent, Staff Reporter
April 20, 2022

"Dearest Gentle Reader, did you miss me?" The long-awaited season two of "Bridgerton" arrived on Netflix on March 25 after a year and a half of waiting. Taking place a few short months after the close...

Oscar nominee King Richard serves up grand slam

Oscar nominee ‘King Richard’ serves up grand slam

By Gillian Ho, Staff Reporter
April 18, 2022

Richard Williams wanted more for his daughters than the streets of Compton, California. He wanted the life and respect for them he never received. In Warner Bros. Pictures' "King Richard", the world finally...

Olivia Rodrigos Driving Home 2 U is no joyride

Olivia Rodrigo’s ‘Driving Home 2 U’ is no joyride

By Leila Brady, Contributing Editor
April 15, 2022

Is pop music just gossip? Or, really, fuel for gossip. Who are those lyrics about? Why did they include that line? Every singer looking to garner mass attention needs to be prepared for this genre of questions....

Seniors Malia McLellan and Oliver Tam.

Foto Feature: PMHS Sock ‘n’ Buskin’s stars shine bright in first live musical since 2019

By Finley Bethea, Staff Reporter
April 7, 2022

This past weekend, PMHS Sock 'n' Buskin staged "Bright Star," its first in-person musical since 2019. Written and composed by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, this musical is full of love, redemption...

Chris Rella playing in the Lets Make Big Moves tournament.

PMHS senior Rella wins major Super Smash Bros. Ultimate tournament after low seed

By Matt Michailoff, Staff Reporter
April 4, 2022

Chris Rella won first place in multiple categories at the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate national tournament, Let's Make Big Moves, held from Jan. 7-9. Rella collected a total of $2,748. in the singles and...

The Picture Houses main auditorium after a 2011 renovation.

Picture House, saved by locals from wrecking ball in 2003, celebrates centennial in Pelham—and Bronxville

By Kiran Schwaderer, Staff Reporter
March 29, 2022

The Picture House in Pelham, one of the town's cultural centerpieces, was almost demolished to put up a bank. The theater opened on Sept. 10, 1921 with silent films playing. It was owned by the Rogowsky...

Oscar predictions: Acting categories most fascinating to handicap

Oscar predictions: Acting categories most fascinating to handicap

By Lukyan Oppedisano, Staff Reporter
March 25, 2022

It’s nearly time for the Academy Awards, and as usual, some of the most fascinating categories to handicap are the Oscars for acting.  Best supporting actress is the easiest one to predict. Ariana...

West Side Story thrills with music—yet disappoints with story

‘West Side Story’ thrills with music—yet disappoints with story

By Charlotte Cohn, Staff Reporter
March 23, 2022

"West Side Story," the second cinematic treatment of the Broadway musical loosely based on Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet," features great music, choreography, costumes and scenery. In particular,...

The Batman is the best superhero film in years

‘The Batman’ is the best superhero film in years

By Teddy Dunn, Staff Reporter
March 21, 2022

Director Matt Reeves' "The Batman", starring Robert Pattinson as the titular caped crusader, is one of the best superhero films ever made. While many harbored doubts about this new adaptation, comparing...

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