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The student news site of Brimmer and May School | Chestnut Hill, MA

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The student news site of Brimmer and May School | Chestnut Hill, MA

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Movie Review: ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’

Charles McLaughlin January 18, 2022
'Spider-Man: No Way Home' has the most entertaining cast the series has seen in years.
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Tick Tick…BOOM provides an emotional punch followed by a hope-filled encouragement to just take the leap and create something great. Promotional poster courtesy of Netflix Studios.

Movie Review: ‘Tick Tick… BOOM!’ Stuns on Netflix

Marlie Kass, Senior Arts Journalist January 5, 2022
Johnathan Larson's autobiographical musical is filled with emotional performances and energetic music.
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Greenline performs an a cappella arrangement of White Winter Hymnal.

Photos: Holiday Concert 2021

Edan Zinn, Editor-in-Chief December 10, 2021
The School's choral and instrumental ensembles performed together in person for the first time in two years.
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Movie Review: ‘Dune (2021)’ Lacks Storyline Despite Stunning Visuals

Cathy Wu, Journalist December 6, 2021
While the film was visually strong and featured an amazing soundtrack, ultimately the lack of plot dragged the whole thing down.
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L-R: Elizabeth Taylor, Carmen Guitterez, Marilyn Cooper, and Carol Lawrence from the original Broadway cast sing I Feel Pretty (1957).

Op-Ed: Remembering Stephen Sondheim

Marlie Kass, Senior Arts Journalist December 3, 2021
Not only did Sondheim shape the theatre world of today through the art he created, he changed it through the people he inspired.  
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Poster courtesy of Netflix Studios.

TV Review: ‘Cowboy Bebop (2021),’ All Jazz, No Soul

Charles McLaughlin December 3, 2021
In trying so hard to imitate the original 'Cowboy Bebop,' the newest version ironically loses the relaxed soul of the series.
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Middle School Play Promises Magic

Middle School Play Promises Magic

Marlie Kass, Senior Arts Journalist November 30, 2021
The production is set for Thursday 2 at 6:30 p.m, and Friday at 5:30 p.m.
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Poster courtesy of Netflix Animations

TV Review: ‘Inside Job,’ Netflix’s Latest Missed Opportunity

Charles McLaughlin November 16, 2021
While this series feels like it's precision-engineered just for me, I'm disappointed by its shallowness.
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Album Review: Clairos Sling Shows Artistic Maturity

Album Review: Clairo’s Sling’ Shows Artistic Maturity

Clara Johnson, Journalist November 15, 2021
Sling, Clairo's newest album, exhibits a developed sense of maturity and comfort compared to her past work.
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Upper School Fall Play Premieres Thursday

November 9, 2021
Don't miss welcoming your peers back to the stage.
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Poster courtesy of Universal Content Productions.

TV Review: Child’s Play’ Returns With ‘Chucky’ Series

Madeleine Pogoda, Journalist November 5, 2021
Each episode of this horror series has the perfect mix of sad, funny, scary, and gory moments.
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Lil Nas Xs MONTERO Lives Up to the Hype

Lil Nas X’s ‘MONTERO’ Lives Up to the Hype

Zakkai Mares-Van Praag, Journalist November 3, 2021
The long-awaited album dropped in September, featuring many hit titles.
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