Making a Musical: Jane Eyre

Senior Libby Terril plays Jane Eyre during her days as a school teacher. photo by Helen Wheatley

by Sophy Silva and Helen Wheatley

November 13, 2016

Musical director Shana Prentiss sat down and discussed this year’s fall musical, Jane Eyre, which is based off of the classic novel. It takes place in the 19th century rural England and describes a young woman’s journey through her adulthood.

Artist of the Issue: Cat DeRousse

Caterina DeRousse showcases her hand design in which she used a technique that she learned from spending her last semester studying art. photo by Sophie Sakoulas

by Gwyn Doran and Sophie Sakoulas

October 19, 2016

Senior Caterina DeRousse talks about her experience studying art in California.

New Jungle Book takes animation to the next level

photo courtesy of Walt Disney Studios

by Torie Richardson, editor-in-chief

May 15, 2016

Don't go into the Jungle Book expecting the Disney cartoon.

Brookside Art Fair: Artists Q&A

The Brookside Art Fair is hosted annually on 63rd St. and Brookside Boulevard, right in the heart of the Brookside neighborhood. photo by Violet Cowdin

by Jeannie O'Flaherty and Violet Cowdin

May 3, 2016

The 31st annual Brookside Art Fair was held this weekend, with 180 artists present.

Another Divergent movie falls flat

Another Divergent movie falls flat

by Elsa Feigenbaum, Sports Copy Editor

April 25, 2016

Allegiant, once again, falls victim to the stereotypes of its genre.

Serial podcast: a strikingly compelling true-crime narrative

courtesy of serialpodcast.org

by Mackenzie O'Guin, Design Editor

April 25, 2016

Juggling the #1 and #2 spots on Apple Podcasts, Serial more than earns its accolades through its unbelievably thorough research and engrossing narration.

A peek inside Zayn’s “Mind of Mine”

photo illustration by Bridget Jones

by Linden O'Brien-Williams, Features Editor

April 4, 2016

Zayn's solo album zigzags through musical styles, making a strong debut.

Off the beaten path pickens

LC's Barbecue is located just four miles east of the Plaza on Blue Parkway. photo by Katie Donnellan

by Katie Donnellan, Staff Writer

March 22, 2016

These BBQ stops will do more than just "meat" your expectations.

The Doughnut Lounge is made for the perfect snack

illustration by Ellie Grever

by Victoria Cahoon, Staff Writer

March 16, 2016

The Doughnut Lounge brings a new light to the Westport area.

Out of this world: Windmoor literary magazine expands

Ms. Scott writes notes on her board so as to encourage this years Windmoor staff. photo by Violet Cowdin

by Madi Winfield and Violet Cowdin

March 13, 2016

STA's literary magazine will add 30 new pages in celebration of Academy 150.

The 5th Wave movie disgraces an excellent book

The 5th Wave movie disgraces an excellent book

by Elsa Feigenbaum, Sports Editor

February 22, 2016

Yet another dystopian novel falls victim to Hollywood.

Winter play opens Thursday

Sophomore Olivia Matlock, right, speaks on stage during tech rehearsal Feb. 17 as sophomore Miranda Collins looks at her. photo by Maggie Knox

by Maggie Knox, Editor-in-Chief

February 18, 2016

The winter play, a collection of eight one-act performances, will run Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings this weekend.