The student news site of Convent of the Sacred Heart High School

The Broadview

Exaggeration ruins ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

February 11, 2010


Filed under A & E

Tarist Russia may seem to be the farthest thing from modern San Francisco, but a touring production of Fiddler on the Roof is bringing it close to home. Fiddler on the Roof, which first opened on Broadway in 1964 and set a new record for longest run, centers around the village Anatevka in tsarist Russia. The m...

BBC show depicts real adolescent experiences

February 11, 2010


Filed under A & E

Sara Kloepfer A & E Editor The British have done it again. BBC America, the channel that introduced us to the comedic genius of capturing everyday life in. The Office, has made over the teenage drama, focusing more on the teenage and less on the drama. Skins follows a group of middle-class te...

School to consider changes in daily uniform

December 16, 2009


Filed under A & E, Breaking News

Sara Kloepfer A&E Editor In the last three weeks leading up to Christmas vacation, CSH students have been unrecognizable. Gone are the typical gray skirts, replaced with the jeans and baggy sweatpants of free dress. On a chilly dress uniform day in November, Head of School Andrea Shurley announced...

Nutcracker ballet retains popularity in SF

Nutcracker ballet retains popularity in SF

December 16, 2009


Filed under A & E

Meghan Helms Asst. A & E Editor It does not snow when winter comes to San Francisco — except on December evenings at The War Memorial Opera House where snowflakes dance in Helgi Tomasson’s Nutcracker. Seat cushions offering slight seat elevation for children line...

Disney’s new movie “The Princess and the Frog” doesn’t disappoint life long fans

December 16, 2009


Filed under A & E

Sara Kloepfer A&E Editor I learned the true meaning of jealousy one day in freshman year English when I learned my friend Tiana had the same name as the next Disney princess. Ever since I was a little girl collecting the white plastic video cases emblazoned with that iconic castle, I have i...

SFMOMA celebrates 75th anniversary

SFMOMA celebrates 75th anniversary

December 16, 2009


Filed under A & E

Sara Kloepfer A&E Editor The San Francisco Museum of Modern art (SFMOMA) celebrates its 75th Anniversary Jan. 18 with a season of commemorative exhibitions and programs under the title 75 Years of Looking Forward. “We are celebrating the pioneering spirit of the museum,” said Sandr...

Comtemporaty Jewish Museum exhibit explores Sendak’s ‘Wild Things’

Comtemporaty Jewish Museum exhibit explores Sendak’s ‘Wild Things’

October 30, 2009


Filed under A & E, Showcase

Meghan Helms Assistant A&E Editor Maurice Sendak’s Wild Things and other creatures are having a “wild rumpus” in San Francisco with an exhibit and a movie premiere.The exhibit, “There’s a Mystery There: Sendak on Sendak,” showing at the Contemporary Jewish Museum until Jan. 9, features wate...

Graffiti’s popularity grows as art form

Graffiti’s popularity grows as art form

October 30, 2009


Filed under A & E

Isabelle Pinard Reporter Empty metal cans lie on the damp gravel sidewalk with the lingering smell of spray paint in the air, and a trail of large blocked lettering and mural illustrations dance along the sides of grimy buildings. Many areas in San Francisco, like the Mission, are getting makeovers by commi...

Glass artist brightens San Francisco windows

Glass artist brightens San Francisco windows

October 30, 2009


Filed under A & E, Showcase

by Meghan Helms Assistant A&E Editor The shop fronts of 24th in Noe Valley display colorful good from clothing to greeting cards but none rival in the color and splendor of the stained glass in the windows of Cradle of the Sun. Dan Gamaldi, owner and artist at Cradle of the Sun opened the l...

LovEvolution brings out love for San Francisco’s cultural diversity

October 30, 2009


Filed under A & E, Opinion

by Sara Kloepfer A&E Editor Only in San Francisco would riding the bus with a man dressed in neon hot pants and body glitter be part of a normal Saturday in October. My fellow passenger and I were on our way to LoveFest, renamed this year to LovEvolution. LovEvolution, San Francisco’s sixth annual...

Treasure Island brings musical mayhem

Treasure Island brings musical mayhem

October 28, 2009


Filed under A & E, Showcase

Sara Kloepfer A & E Editor No buried treasure was found, but fans discovered a musical gem at the third annual Treasure Island Music Festival. The two-day lineup divided artists of electronic-based sound and those with a more traditional rock and roll bent. The first day of the festival, Saturday...

Concert in the park brings summer in the city to a close at Outside Lands

September 23, 2009


Filed under A & E, Showcase

Sara Kloepfer A&E Editor Meghan Helms Asst. A&E Editor Hands and heads bob back and forth in unison as thousands of excited fans swayed to the music at the second annual Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival in Golden Gate Park the last weekend of August. A celebration of the people, ar...

The student news site of Convent of the Sacred Heart High School
A & E