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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?

Editor-in-Chief Jonah Sandy’s experience at Sundance Film Festival

Editor-in-Chief Jonah Sandy's experience at Sundance Film Festival

Jonah Sandy, Editor-In-Chief

February 4, 2013

When my friend Alex and I got permission from our parents to buy tickets for the 35th annual Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, I could have never imagined that five months later I would find myself discussing various meta self-referential neo-Boulean Transcendentalist performance art pieces...

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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