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Rhyme and Reason.

Rhyme and Reason.

Serafina Kubersky ‘26 February 29, 2024

Unlike the more modern Blitz and Cascade styles, Rimas Dissolutas poems have enchanted hundreds of generations of poets. Its name, which translates to “dissolved rhyme”, provides a clue into the mysteries...

National Writing Month.

National Writing Month.

Anjali Tremblay ‘26 February 28, 2024

In 2022, 51,670 people each wrote tens of thousands of words for a novel in exactly a month. How? National Novel Writing Month, NaNoWriMo for short, which started in 1999 as a challenge for writers to...

Cappie Review of Penn Wood High School’s Little Shop Of Horrors

Hannah Elkin ‘26 February 28, 2024

Where else can you find struggling street urchins, a blooming romance, and a strange and unusual plant that costs $1.95 but Penn Wood High School’s production of Little Shop of Horrors! With the ’60s...

ANC’s The Play That Goes Wrong

Casey Smothers '25 February 27, 2024

For a Play That Goes Wrong, Academy of the New Church got a whole lot right. The farcical production, with its misplaced props, missed and mispronounced lines, and unplanned on-stage brawls, was a delightful...

Interview with Audrey Cobbs

Interview with Audrey Cobbs

Kathereen Jean ‘24 January 28, 2024

 This past fall, the AFS community was transported into a world where scarecrows could talk and lions could show fear in the magically weird world of The Wiz. The Wiz was a large success, especially amongst...

Romance, Drama, and Jazz at Pennsylvania Leadership Charter’s Romeo and Juliet.

Casey Smothers '25 January 28, 2024

Abounding with joy, passion, and despair, The Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School’s (PALCS) jazzed-up take on Shakespeare’s classic Romeo and Juliet was absolutely captivating. One of English...

Rhyme and Reason: Cascade Poem

Rhyme and Reason: Cascade Poem

Serafina Kubersky '26 December 23, 2023

Cascade Poems exist in a very niche space, having only been created in 2007 by Udit Bhatia. Like its namesake, Cascade poems fall down the page in a waterfall . They are sensational for writers wanting...

Jenkintown’s Addams Family: A Haunted Delight

Anjali Tremblay ‘26 December 22, 2023

A heartwarming, hilarious, spooky musical- and Fester in love with the moon- what more could one ask for? Ghoulish faces, creative costuming choices, and intriguing performances  transformed Jenkintown...

PA Leadership Charter School’s Romeo and Juliet: A Tale between Star Crossed Lovers

Gabriela Puntel '25 December 22, 2023

An intimate setting and sweet sounds of jazz beautifully set the scene; a raw tale of love and death, this time with a 1950s New Orleans twist. PA Leadership Charter School impressively embodied the story...

Drawing Out Philosophy

Drawing Out Philosophy

Kaitlyn Podulka '25 December 5, 2023

Lauren Scavo-Fulk’s exceedingly realistic landscape drawings were displayed at the Abington Art Center from September 13 to October 23, 2023.   Her paintings were small monochromatic landscape...

One on One with Ava Cole

One on One with Ava Cole

Rainy Korein '27 November 10, 2023

Ava Cole '25 donned silver slippers and followed the yellow brick road to center stage this fall in a performance that stunned audiences. Currently a junior, this is Cole’s second consecutive year taking...

Rhyme and Reason

Rhyme and Reason

Serafina Kubersky '26 October 18, 2023

  The Blitz Poem, compared to other poem styles like the sonnet or haiku, is just starting to crawl into the mainstream. Created in 2008 by Robert Keim on the Shadow Poetry website, Blitz poems...

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