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  • Blake hosts first cross country meet on Thursday, September 17. Go Bears! Fall Play will be announced on Friday at 4:00. What will the play be?

Lizzo Spreads Positive Vibes at the Armory

Lizzo shared moments with the audience where she spread words of positivity

Emma Martinez Sutton, Managing Editor

November 6, 2019

Lizzo, a hit-producing artist with countless viral moments as well as a new film star, was impossible to miss as she returned to her once home Minneapolis. Her exuberant personality and good music did not fall short in her two sold out shows at the Armory on Wednesday, October 9 and Friday, October 1...

Fall Play Cooks Up Excitement

Fall Play Cooks Up Excitement

Noor Naseer, News Editor

October 14, 2019

         In response to the challenges created through construction this year, the fall play will A.R. Gurney’s “The Dining Room.” The play is a comedy that is made up of eighteen different scenes. The scenes take place at different points in time, as different families inhabit the dining roo...

Pictures from Merry Wives of Windsor

Pictures from Merry Wives of Windsor

January 31, 2013

As rehearsals for The Merry Wives of Windsor progress, here are some set design and costume sketches that were drawn for director Sari Ketter's Shakespeare Santa Cruz production of the show. The sets for Blake's production will closely resemble these designs while the costumes will be inspired by them. Clockwise from top left: the bar at the Garter Inn, two chais...

Flashback to the 80s: The controversy behind Footloose and its remake

Molly Apple, Staff Writer

September 24, 2011

While Footloose may seem like just another dance flick, the movie prompts discussion on topics such as the nature of remakes, teen rebellion, even dance culture at Blake.With all this recent talk of remaking films such as Footloose, everyone’s wondering if Hollywood’s just plain running out of id...

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