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Shows to watch this summer

The Newtonite June 24, 2021

Take a look at some of the excellent shows that you should add to your list for this summer. Yasuke By Zach Kwon Yasuke (2021), an animated Netflix show, narrates the life of an African Samurai...

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'Soul' blends fun, comical animation with important underlying message

Antonio Batista-Ciani May 5, 2021

Soul (2020) combines the fun, cartoonish style that previous Pixar movies encapsulate, coupled with a deeper message of accepting yourself, to create one of the best animated movies of the year. Directed...

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Nitrous Oxide amuses audience through humorous, relevant skits

Emma Brignall March 15, 2021

Nitrous Oxide supplied much-needed humor to the community through amusing yet truthful skits that emphasized the difficulties of the pandemic. Directed by seniors Mikayla Alford and Marley Craine, viewers...

“The Rest of Us Just Live Here” shows the other side of the dystopian story

“The Rest of Us Just Live Here” shows the other side of the dystopian story

The Newtonite December 10, 2017

by Zoe Goldstein, Maya Lobel, Carolyn McDonald, Sophia Zhou “What happens to you when you get older? Do you just forget everything from before you turned eighteen?” is a question the novel The Rest...

'Harvey' comments on mental illness, constructs of daily life

'Harvey' comments on mental illness, constructs of daily life

Zoe Goldstein June 13, 2017

The curtains opened on an idyllic scene. The bookshelves brimmed with books, a portrait stared serenely from the wall, the fire crackled gleefully, and an array of knickknacks were scattered about the...

Kanye and Friends: Kanye West's The Life of Pablo

Kanye and Friends: Kanye West's The Life of Pablo

Adam Clements April 8, 2016

by Adam Clements In the weeks surrounding the release of his seventh studio album The Life of Pablo, Kanye West has, more than ever before, behaved like a conflicted, hypocritical, arrogant misogynist...

The Bookshelf: "Maisie Dobbs" excites readers in post-WWI mystery

The Bookshelf: "Maisie Dobbs" excites readers in post-WWI mystery

The Newtonite November 3, 2015

by Isabel Joyce “Maisie Dobbs” by Jacqueline Winspear, the first novel of eleven in the series, unravels an intelligent post-WWI mystery alongside private investigator Maisie Dobbs. The book begins...

Review: Prelude to a Kiss tells story of love, drama

Review: Prelude to a Kiss tells story of love, drama

The Newtonite December 10, 2014

by Jacob Sims Speyer A dark, brick-clad set brings the audience back to the early '90s for a play that is comedic yet deals with serious themes about a young couple’s chaotic love story. Prelude to...

Review: Art Morning exhibits true talent

Review: Art Morning exhibits true talent

The Newtonite May 21, 2014

by Maya Abou-Rizk Student artists displayed their photos, ceramic pieces, drawings, paintings, and other artwork last Friday at “Art Morning” on Main Street and in the art wing, 7 to 9:30 a.m. In the...

Senior Ned Martenis and the Wind Ensemble playing in POPS Night

Review: Pops Night impresses audience with stunning performances

The Newtonite May 16, 2014

by Jake Sims Speyer Music was left echoing in the ears of the audience after students from across the music department performed at the annual end-of-year Pops Night, yesterday in the cafeteria. After...

Review: Improv Jam includes audience and is accessible

The Newtonite December 20, 2013

by Douglas Abrams Improv Jam, which went up last night at 7 p.m. in the little theatre, is a bi-annual opportunity for all members of the Improv Club to perform improvisational comedy. Improv Club, which...

Review: 'Bad Seed' grips audience

The Newtonite December 11, 2013

by Maddie Griswold “Bad Seed” by Maxwell Anderson, directed by seniors Ezra Dulit-Greenberg and Simon Wolfe, commands attention throughout as it tells the thrilling story of a mother’s realization...

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