Is Fortnite the Best Game Ever?

Is Fortnite the Best Game Ever?

Alejandro Marroquin, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

In 2011, Fortnite was first revealed at Spike Video Game Awards. It was released on July 25, 2017 for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, and MacOS as a paid for early access title. The game has two modes, Save the World and Battle Royale. In 2018 the game was free to play, but only in the...

Mr. Birmingham 2018 Results

Mr. Birmingham 2018 Results

Gissel Garcia and Isamar Torres

April 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Showcase

This year's annual Mr.Birmingham contest was a delightful event to attend and remember. As always, the event took place in Sally Field Performing Arts Center which was decorated with colorful lighting and posters on the side walls with the contestants' name on them. All through the show, the senior c...

BCCHS Play Pro Class Travels to New York City

BCCHS Play Pro Class Travels to New York City

Maya Wilson, Co-Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

A lot of clubs here at Birmingham sometimes go on field trips that are within California. Whether it is Freshman Counsel, Animation Club, BSU, or other clubs and sports, almost all of these groups go to competitions in state. Choir is one of the only clubs which is a class and only Women's Choir and...

Chicago Musical a Challenge

Chicago Musical a Challenge

Maya Wilson, Co-Arts and Entertainment Editor

March 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

After the BCCHS Theater Play Production class went to New York recently, they began planning their Spring Musical Production. Play Pro then had a meeting about which theater musical they would decide to do for the annual spring play. The options were Peter Pan or Chicago. Those were the options decid...

Black Panther Slashes Box Office Records

Black Panther Slashes Box Office Records

Bryce Gage and Jonathan Eaton, Staff Writers

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Black Panther became the highest-grossing Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) film in the first week--more than doubling its $200 million budget at the box office. After Prince T'Challa's father is killed in Captain America: Civil War, he seeks vengeance and the story dives deeper into Wakanda's background and the origin of the Black Panther. The movie incorporates advanced futuristic technology with prim...

Is There a Deeper Meaning to Netflix’s “Bright”?

Is There a Deeper Meaning to Netflix’s “Bright”?

Destiny Taufahema, Co-Sports Editor

February 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Netflix's original movie "Bright" seems to have a deeper meaning according to many of the viewers. The movie involves humans, orcs, elves and fairies living in modern day Los Angeles. Actors Will Smith and Joel Edgerton are the main characters and they are both police officers. Smith as "Scott Ward"...

Guide To Modern School Style

Guide To Modern School Style

Jonathon Eaton, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, Student Life

In the new school year you're always ready for school shopping to find the hottest trends to try to fit in; however, maybe you're not trying to fit in and you have your own unique style that you want to express. "Hypebeast" is a person who buys clothes only for the brand name. Hypebeasts have all...

Hollywood Hypocrisy in the #Me Too Era

Hollywood Hypocrisy in the #Me Too Era

Salma Ramirez and Hadaasa Nae

February 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

What validates a protest as a protest? A movement? Or the truth? The uprising for the awareness started with Harvey Weinstein, when he was exposed for his sexual misconduct behavior. Hollywood was particularly affected.  Many women unveiled disgusting revelations of Weinstein’s actions towards...

Disney Buys Fox, Expanding Their Empire

Disney Buys Fox, Expanding Their Empire

Jonathon Eaton, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Back in December of last year, one of the biggest deals was made involving two major multi-billion dollar companies. On December 14, 2017, Disney bought out 21st Century Fox, thereby acquiring most of their film and television studios. Fox was known for their many involvements in the pop culture...

Spanish TV: New Seasons & Shows

Spanish TV: New Seasons & Shows

Desiree Hernandez, News Editor

January 29, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The are so many popular Spanish tv shows you can watch, like El Chapo, El Señor de los Cielos, Mariposa de Barrio, Reina del Sur, La Usurpadora and more.  Many still haven't watched the second season of El Chapo. Based on the real-life of the Mexican drug lord named Joaquín Guzmán, also known as El ...

Coco Conquers the U.S. Box Office

Coco Conquers the U.S. Box Office

Desiree Hernandez, News Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The new movie Coco that's produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Disney, came out on November 22, 2017, and is a remarkable, adventuresome, and loving film that you can't miss! Many directors and producers have worked hard and took their time on this movie. Making it perfect as possible...

2017 Birmingham Pop Concert

2017 Birmingham Pop Concert

Maya Wilson, Arts and Entertainment Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Would you like to hear a heartfelt performance by a Birmingham student?  Well guess what, BCCHS hosted its annual Pop Concert. This concert is one of the many fundraisers held by the choir class, run by Mr. Michael Suffolk. Made up of male and female vocals, with males being in the chamber choir. The choir classes get to compete again...

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