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Dancing in the Spotlight: Local dance group Expressenz earns new performance opportunities after being on “World of Dance,” will perform in Yuletide celebration

Dancing in the Spotlight: Local dance group Expressenz earns new performance opportunities after being on “World of Dance,” will perform in Yuletide celebration

Emily Carlisle

November 16, 2018

Earlier this year, students may have seen some familiar faces on their television screens. Eight girls from a local dance group, Expressenz, had the opportunity to compete on NBC’s reality competition series, “World of Dance.” Now months later, Expressenz is still receiving publicity from the show...

Students weigh advantages, disadvantages of modern spring musical

Students weigh advantages,  disadvantages of modern spring musical

entertainment

April 21, 2016

On sept. 4, 2015, the Spring Musical for CHS was announced to be “Bring It On,” a modern musical created in 2012. However, on Feb. 18, 2016, a change in musicals was announced: CHS would still be performing a modern musical, but instead of “Bring It On,” the musical would be the 2012 revised vers...

CHS students enjoy growing influence of Indian culture in American media

CHS students enjoy growing influence of Indian culture in American media

entertainment

February 19, 2016

When junior Veeda Scammahorn went to her friend’s birthday party in seventh grade, they decided to watch a movie. While the first option was “Harry Potter,” Scammahorn did not want to watch it because she had not finished the series yet. Her friend instead played a Bollywood movie, and while i...

Choirs prepare for spring concert on May 15

Beats

May 10, 2012

Accents and Ambassadors, along with all other choirs, are preparing for the choral spring concert, which is their last concert of the year. It is scheduled to be at 7:30 p.m. on May 15 in the Dale E. Graham Auditorium. According to choir director Lamonte Kuskye, the choirs are working hard and practicing...

Choirs preparing for spring concert on May 18

Beats

May 2, 2012

The Accents and Ambassadors, as well as all of the CHS choirs, are preparing for their spring concert that is scheduled for May 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium. According to choir director Lamonte Kuskye, tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students. “We all are really excited for the spring...

Hip Hop Club continues to prepare for Carmel’s Best Dance Crew

Beats

April 13, 2012

According to Mason Yao, Hip Hop Club officer and senior, Hip Hop Club continues to prepare for Carmel’s Best Dance Crew (CBDC), as CBDC provides many benefits to the club, including the opportunity for competiton, teamwork and reaching goals. Hip Hop Club meets every Tuesday after school until 5 p.m....

Student involvement in hip hop culture increases

Student involvement in hip hop culture increases

entertainment

February 23, 2012

For many, the modern day definition of hip hop is associated with the rap music of radio airwaves and inner city youths. For junior Leo Kim, hip hop is much more personal. Kim said he began breakdancing– or ‘b-boying’, as he and others of the hip hop culture call it– about two and a half years...

Hip Hop Club begins preparations for Carmel’s Best Dance Crew in May

Beats

February 19, 2012

According to Sen Xiong, Hip Hop Club officer and junior, members of the club are creating dance crews for the annual dance crew competition, Carmel’s Best Dance Crew (CBDC), hosted by Global Giving. Hip Hop Club meets every Tuesday after school until 5 p.m. in the main lobby near the Dale E. Graham...

Hip Hop Club abandons video announcement attempts, to expand program

Beats

November 6, 2011

The Hip Hop Club, formerly known as the Breakdancing Club, is abandoning its attempts to produce a video announcement for now due to copyright issues and instead is trying to communicate with students differently. The club is also working to expand its program by practicing with nearby schools. The...