The Round Table

Do Award Shows Represent Equality?

Thomas Murray, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


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The Grammys were once the most prestigious award a musician could possibly attain. The Grammy's honor musicians for all of their hard work and determination, however, throughout the past decade, the Grammys became infamous for their lack of diversity, excluding women and minorities in multiple categories....

Album Review: Last of The Acid Cowboys

Album Review: Last of The Acid Cowboys

Ben Jachimczyk, Staff Writer

February 3, 2018


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In an industry ravaged by excessive snares and commercial soulless pop, it is satisfying to hear the occasional sound of actual people playing actual instruments. Over the past year I’ve discovered many newly formed bands, but none really struck me like Evolfo. Evolfo, who calls themselves a “garage...

Music and Drama Programs Come Full Circle for Stamford Music Teacher

Music and Drama Programs Come Full Circle for Stamford Music Teacher

Christian Tarzia, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018


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Josh Sette is a very well known musician in the Stamford area. He is a teacher at Rogers International School, performs music for local plays and musicals constantly, and is loved by tons of people (he’s also my cousin). Despite graduating from Stamford High School more than ten years ago, he has still...

Our Picks: Best Rap Albums of 2017

Our Picks: Best Rap Albums of 2017

Bovis Boursiquot and Emil Sanchez

February 2, 2018


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Round Table reporters and hip hop enthusiasts Bovis Boursiquot and Emil Sanchez giv e a breakdown of their top 5 rap albums of 2017.

Movie Review: Ferdinand

Movie Review: Ferdinand

Joseph Bagan, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018


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Amidst the wave of rough, pugnacious films currently being produced, Ferdinand is a diamond in the rough. The movie tells the tale of a young bull raised in the rural Spanish countryside.However, the story’s themes reveal much more than what one would expect to be a silly kids movie. The movie begins...

Album Review: No Warning

Album Review: No Warning

Krantz Medeus, Staff Writer

January 17, 2018


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No Warning is a bit different from other rap releases of 2017 mainly because it is not an album that belongs to a single artist. The album is a collaboration between some of genre’s biggest names; Offset, 21 Savage, and producer Metro Boomin. These artist along with the ones featured on the tracks...

SHS Alumni Chris O’Neill Hosts “Knight of Cabaret”

SHS Alumni Chris O’Neill Hosts “Knight of Cabaret”

Kelly Wargo, Staff Writer

January 9, 2018


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On Saturday December 23, the Stamford High drama club hosted their annual fundraiser, “Knight of Cabaret.” It was a performance including students, alumni, and even graduates from other high schools in the Fairfield County. The director of the performance was Thomas DeSalvo, who is also the SHS drama...

My Glimpse Behind the Curtain

My Glimpse Behind the Curtain

Emma Sharma, Staff Writer

January 4, 2018


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This past fall, I had the opportunity to play the role of prop manager for the Strawberry Hill Players’ production of Picnic. Knowing that junior year would have me pinned to ground with studying, as well as preoccupied with the other extracurricular activities that I partake in, I didn’t want to ...

The Last Jedi : Spoiler-Free Review

The Last Jedi : Spoiler-Free Review

Andrew Cohen, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


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Hey guys! let’s talk about Star Wars: The Last Jedi, The new action blockbuster written and directed by Rian Johnson. This is a spoiler-free review, so feel free to read the whole thing. As a movie alone it was a pretty good movie, though for Star Wars movies I’d have to give it a B. While th...

The Last Jedi Review – SPOILERS!

The Last Jedi Review – SPOILERS!

Ilir Hulaj, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


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WARNING: THIS REVIEW CONTAINS MULTIPLE SPOILERS. FOR OUR SPOILER-FREE REVIEW, CLICK HERE. The Last Jedi is the latest film in the Star Wars franchise, and it’s polarizing to say the least. Fans can’t come to a common consensus on the movie and frankly, neither can I. To start out there were many aw...

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