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Lollapalooza Preview

Lollapalooza Preview

Zach Wols and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief
May 11, 2017
Filed under A&E, The Devils' Beat, Top Stories

The city is alive. Empty water bottles on the ground as far as the eye can see and poor decisions everywhere. That time of the year is approaching us once again, ladies and gents: Lolla season.  As the popular music festival quickly approaches, and people are desperately attempting to buy tickets, it's a good time to look at the line up for th...

The Startist

The Startist

Isha Kukadia, Becca Derezinski, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief
May 9, 2017
Filed under A&E, Gallery, Multimedia, Top Stories

On May 2, AP Studio Art celebrated the work of 10 artists in the art gallery from 6:30 to 9:30 pm during “The Startist” art show. The theme of the show was centered around astrology, and all attendees received horoscopes written by the artists. “The [invitation’s] design is based off the official tarot c...

Lights, camera, action: behind the scenes of the little mermaid

Lights, camera, action: behind the scenes of the little mermaid

Zeljko Kospic, Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Feature Writer
April 21, 2017
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

 In theater, all eyes are always planted on the actors. It’s all the audience sees. But what they don’t notice is the students working behind the scene, making the show as great as it should be. As The Little Mermaid prepares to present on the main stage on Thursday, April 20, the stage crew, assistan...

The Little Mermaid: what to expect

The Little Mermaid: what to expect

Becca Derezinski, Samia Douedari, Copy Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
April 20, 2017
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

The Little Mermaid will be presented as Central’s spring musical this year. The show will premiere on April 20 at 7 p.m. and viewers will have another opportunity to see the musical April 21 and April 22, also at 7 p.m. The play is being directed by Domenico Maniscalco and the Chamber Orchestra ...

Festival season is just around the corner

Festival season is just around the corner

Emmett Grundberg, Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief, and Riley Kowalski, Editor-in-Chief
March 10, 2017
Filed under A&E

As temperatures rise and festival season inches closer, spring and summer music festival lineups are being released to the public. It's time to start making plans for these weekends of summer fun, but our pockets are only so deep. It's impossible to experience every festival around Chicago, however Devils'...

She Kills Monsters to priemer this week

She Kills Monsters to priemer this week

Becca Derezinski and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
March 9, 2017
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

The spring play, She Kills Monsters, will open on March 9 to March 11 in the auditorium at 7 p.m. She Kills Monsters is a comedy that tells the story of Agnes Evans a teacher, played by Regan Brownell, junior, as she leaves her childhood home in Ohio following the death of her teen...

The Cult Next Door movie premier

The Cult Next Door movie premier

Becca Derezinski, A&E
March 2, 2017
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Most high schoolers are busy filming and posting Snapchat videos, but not Jake Youngman who already has his own production company, Youngman Films. Jake Youngman, senior, produced his first documentary The Cult Next Door. On, Feb. 26 at the LaGrange Theater the documentary was viewed and enjoyed by 2...

Concert bands perform with Butler Junior High School at Winter Concert

Concert bands perform with Butler Junior High School at Winter Concert

Becca Derezinski and Riley Kowalski, Editor-in-Chief
February 23, 2017
Filed under A&E

On Feb. 16, Mr. Matt Goeke, band director, raised his baton and the audience in the auditorium fell silent as the Winter Band Concert started. Along with concert band, wind symphony and concert percussion the Butler Junior High School band played, led by Mr. Jordan Yi, band director at Butler. The high school b...

Local open mics for aspiring musicians

Local open mics for aspiring musicians

Emmett Grundberg, Kunal Jobanputra, News Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
February 10, 2017
Filed under A&E

Open mics are the first place that most singers, songwriters and musicians go to test their chops. A place to share music and get performing experience, open mics are a weeknight staple all throughout the Chicago suburbs. Here's a preview of some open mics within a short drive from school. Ca...

Snowcoming: winter wonderland or meltdown?

Snowcoming: winter wonderland or meltdown?

Christina Aucoin, Contributor
February 6, 2017
Filed under A&E

The Winter Dance, an annual tradition that has been occurring for many years, took place on Feb. 4, where students and their dates danced and skated under the gleaming lights and high strung balloons in the school’s field house. This year’s theme of the dance was Snowcoming. “I thought the theme...

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