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Grammy Nominations 2020

January 23, 2020 8:05pm | Josie Peinemann, Ivette Enriquez

     The Grammys of 2020 are coming up really fast on January 26 at 5pm PST. This year, there was a lot of conflict on the nominees,and many artists got nominated for several categories.      Lizzo received the most nominations, being nominated for eight […]

Dancers take the Stage with “Art in Motion”

December 5, 2019 9:30pm | Ryanne Biernat

Last month, dancers took the stage to show their skills, diligence and the art of dance.  From November 21st to November 23rd, AVPA Dance put on a brilliant show called “Art in Motion.” With 13 beautifully choreographed dances, the dance company, along with AVPA Art, […]

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil Movie Review

November 6, 2019 12:31am | Lexee Alvarez, Lexie Jaramillo

Maleficent is the first movie in a two-movie franchise and the precursor of the sequel Maleficent: Mistress of Evil.  These movies are both inspired by the original movie Sleeping Beauty. Although the movie has been only newly released, Maleficent: Mistress of Evil is not that far off […]

A New Approach

November 3, 2019 3:10pm | Michelle Zhou

Most of the movies released in 2019 have remained puddled in the bland mud of the traditional action, rom-com, or horror genres, allowing the critically acclaimed drama/thriller film Joker to take the spotlight. Director Todd Philips, who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Adapted […]

Bastille and Joywave Concert

November 3, 2019 3:01pm | Sascha Goldsmith

On October 12 at the Greek, Bastille – a band that’s been releasing hits since 2013 – and their pre-show, Joywave, played a spectacular concert. Joywave’s music was energetic and engaging. As a person who has never heard them before, I can say that I […]

DTASC-Theatre’s Night to Shine

October 23, 2019 7:32pm | Naiima Paul, Andrea Romo

For CCHS’s AVPA theatre department, one of the biggest events of the year is just around the corner. The Drama Teachers’ Association of Southern California (DTASC) is holding its annual festival showcase on Saturday, October 26th, where drama departments of schools across Southern California showcase […]

Hoodie Allen in LA

September 27, 2019 8:52pm | Chelsea Maynard

American rapper Hoodie Allen is coming to LA this week. Born in Long Island, New York, he is best known for his album All American which was released this past April and hit #1 on iTunes within its first week. Hoodie Allen is most known […]

Alec Benjamin

September 26, 2019 9:40pm | staff

Come by room 41 to enter the raffle for a chance to see Alec Benjamin on October 10th at the El Rey Theater!

An Interview With Vision: Ventura

May 9, 2019 2:20pm | Natalie Richardson

Earlier this year, Hebrew Richardson (also known as Vision) released his incredibly successful album, Ventura, taking the school by storm and showing everyone just how talented he is. Richardson says his inspiration came from “his girlfriend and the Yung label- they pushed me to try […]

What makes a “Best Picture” the Best?

March 19, 2019 11:39pm | Naiima Paul

Three weeks later after the Academy Awards, which premiered on February 24th, scrutiny and criticism about the choices made by the Academy can still be found in every corner. And as someone who is interested in art and entertainment, especially relating to film, I was […]