The Boiling Point

The moment when science and religion went to war

March 18, 2010

Few people can claim to have “killed God,” but in a scene from the British film Creation, T.H Huxley, a colleague of Darwin’s, gives the legendary father of evolution that distinctio...

Riffs and jams flow through the hallways

Riffs and jams flow through the hallways

March 18, 2010

Junior Rebecca Asch and freshman Kalil Eden can be found having jam sessions on the ukulele. Senior David Soroudi, sophomore Adam Sharabi, and freshman...

Disney Hall concert surprises a freshman working on his final

Jacob Ellenhorn, 9th Grade

March 18, 2010

Filed under Arts & Culture

Knowing that it was for a class and knowing that I yawn at the mere mention of classical music, my Concert Report for Music Appreciation seemed like something I would never complete. But with the due date looming, I finally gave in and agreed to attend a New Year’s Eve performance of Big Bad Voodoo Daddy at Walt Disney Concert Hall. I don’t know how you spent New Year’s...

Photos of Poland-Israel trips bring back memories

Leila Miller, Arts Editor

March 18, 2010

Filed under Arts & Culture

“It’s important to capture the moment,” says Eddie Friedman, who photographed Shalhevet’s annual Poland-Israel trips from 2002-2009. “You blend, fall back, let the moment be, let the people experience,” he continued. “There’s contemplation, there’s indifference, there’s sadness. I don’t try to control the emotions. They are there already.” In a...

Prop lists and perfectionism: Taking ‘A Shayna Maidel’ from the page to the stage

Prop lists and perfectionism: Taking ‘A Shayna Maidel’ from the page to the stage

January 5, 2010

"It’s the most stressful thing ever,” said junior Nathaniel Kukurudz, who played the father role of Mordechai Weiss in this winter’s drama main stage, A Sha...