Celebrating the Spirit and News of Monument Mountain

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HYPNOTIZE ME!: Monument Mountain Hosts Well-Known Hypnotist Steve Wronkers

Caleb King, Maroon Tribune Reporter

November 29, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Late last Thursday night in the auditorium Steve Wronkers Funny Business was the entertainment of the evening and a couple students, including myself, were on stage getting hypnotized for all our friends to see. For a few moments...

Trombone Talk: Getting to Know the Guy Behind The Brassy Solos

Annalena Barrett, Maroon Tribune Reporter

November 19, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

Alfred Brewer is a true star in Monument’s band and beyond. You can hear his impressive trombone solos at any of the band’s concerts. He has played at numerous community events as well, including the Project Sprout annual...

Love Triangles, Cross Dressing, Music and More!: A Brief Overview of Twelfth Night at Monument

Hannah Heath, Maroon Tribune Reporter

November 13, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Theater

“If music be the food of love, play on.” And so begins William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night. This year, Monument is proud to present a production of Twelfth Night. Arguably Shakespeare’s best comedy, Twelfth Night is ...

A Spooky Makeover: Students Decorate Great Barrington with Holiday Artwork

Alandra Lopez, Multimedia Editor

November 13, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories

Monsters, both adorable and frightening, skeletons rising from their graves, and creative pumpkins tumbling alongside walkers visit downtown Great Barrington for another year of enticing or scaring travelers. Students from Rudolph...

Monument is Becoming a “21st Century Learning Space”: Teachers and Students Use the New iPad

Katerina Lister, Maroon Tribune Reporter

November 9, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories

The Berkshire Technology Fund is an organization that is dedicated to integrating technology into local schools. Teachers apply for grants to receive certain pieces of technology to enhance the student’s educational experience....

Un-rapped: Antonio McClellan is an Aspiring Rapper at MM

Eli Shalan, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 22, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

Antonio McClellan is making a name for himself around Berkshire County. The aspiring rapper is serious about pursuing a career in the music business. He has recently performed in Pittsfield and Great Barrington. McClellan has...

Nostalgia: Is Monument’s Theater Program Stuck in the Past?

Paul Lilienthal, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 12, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Theater

When I look back at the past few years of musicals here at Monument, it is very easy to see that many have elements from the past. Three years ago our school put on 1939's "The Wizard of Oz." Last year our talented cast put ...

Television Season Starts: An Update on Your Fall Favorites

Katherina Lister, Maroon Tribune Reporter

October 12, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Many television shows take the summer off by ending their season in May, give or take a month. Starting back up in October are three of TVs biggest shows: South Park, Dexter, and House. Dexter premiered its sixth season on ...

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center Announces Fall Through Spring Schedule

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

October 5, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Theater

Mahaiwe Announces Fall Through Spring Schedule Highlights include concerts by Lyle Lovett, Mavis Staples, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Pee Wee Ellis and Maceo Parker, Spyro Gyra, Richard Thompson, and Paul Winter Consort. A r...

The Fall Festival of Shakespeare is Back!

Alexa Pfeiffer, Co-Editor-in-Chief

July 28, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Theater, Top Stories

To audition, or not to audition, that is the question. If you're interested in theater and acting, there is no reason you shouldn't come to the auditorium on September 19th, and see what this Shakespeare thing is all about. I...

Color Your Life!

Jamie Jennison, Maroon Tribune Reporter

July 28, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Do you like color? Do you like style? Do you like to meet new people? Do you like to have fun? Then, Cosmo 101 is the place to be for girls; and yes, boys too! Not only do you learn about new things, you can also go to other...

Let’s Get Bold This Season: The Trends are in for the Fall of 2011

Ruby Francisco, Maroon Tribune Reporter

July 27, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fashion

As lady fashionistas across the country go back to school, the runways are gearing up for autumn’s newest styles and trends. The fall season brings with it practical and impractical trends that are elegant and unique. The clashing...

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