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More Kahan Please

More Kahan Please

Jordana Rothberg, News Editor

March 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

The crowd slowly built on and around the main floor. The blue lights from the stage reflected off of the casually growing audience: a stage assistant worked on testing all the instruments and microphones. Everyone giggled and prepared to hear “Milky Chance”, the band who had sold out the venue week...

ASFB New Repertoire

Zoe Cramer, Junior Editor

February 27, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

ASPEN-- Saturday, Feb. 18, local contemporary dance company, Aspen Santa Fe Ballet, performed a series of three pieces- Sleepless by Jiří Kylián, Eudaemonia by Cherice Barton, and Little Mortal Jump by Alejandro Cerrudo. Two of which, have been performed previously by other companies as well as AS...

Advice for Rejection

Jordana Rothberg, News Editor

February 22, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

As a second semester senior, it seems that rejection has failed to bedevil almost nobody. Almost every student has had that moment where they open up their email, click on the admission decision, and read a horribly vague letter stating that as much as they were impressed with your application, the scho...

“Pippin” hits Center Stage

“Pippin” hits Center Stage

Madison Osberger-Low, Staff Writer

February 22, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

ASPEN-A Tony Award winning musical, and a story within a show, AHS welcomes “Pippin” as the spring musical. The performances first pull up the curtains March 16 to 19 in the District Theater. After almost six days a week and long hours of rehearsals, the hard work and dedication put into the pro...

The Lego Batman Movie; Surprisingly Good

The Lego Batman Movie; Surprisingly Good

Madison Thomsen, Staff Writer

February 22, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

Last Friday I was supposed to see The Space Between Us, but it must not have been that good because it left theaters before I got the chance to see it. So instead I saw The Lego Batman Movie. Now although it was unfortunate that I couldn’t see The Space Between Us, it kind of worked in my favor. ...

G-Eazy Says “Hello”

G-Eazy Says “Hello”

Chelsea Moore, Staff Writer

February 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

It won’t be (G)- eazy to forget the Aspen Winter X-Games this year all because of one concert. Known to most as G-Eazy, American rapper Gerald Gillum performed Sunday afternoon, blowing the crowd’s mind with his most popular songs. Sure, I may be a bit bias since G-Eazy has always been one of m...

La La Land- The Uplifting and Heart Wrenching Story of Two Hollywood Dreamers

La La Land- The Uplifting and Heart Wrenching Story of Two Hollywood Dreamers

Chloe Brettmann, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

La La Land is an, inspiring, and all around entertaining and lively film. With an original screenplay, soundtrack, and choreography, it tells the story of two Hollywood dreamers who become star-crossed lovers. It has received a record-tying 14 Oscar nominations. Mia (played by Emma Stone), a barista and as...

Celebrity Deaths of 2016

Carson Friedland, Design Editor

January 27, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Leonard Cohen: Leonard Cohen was one of the greater and more influential artists of present time.  Famous for writing the ever famous ballad, “Hallelujah”, and his raspy sensual voice, Cohen will forever leave a mark in the music industry.  His musical style and writing style was considered p...

Buddakan in NYC

Buddakan in NYC

Viann Varghese, Staff Writer

January 11, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

The stunning decor and dim lighting was something that cast an immediate curiosity. It was a mystery, and from the many people dining there at 7:30 p.m., only two and a half hours from opening, I could already tell the food was going to amazing. Buddakan, a restaurant located in the Chelsea Market a...

Before the Night Ends

Before the Night Ends

Madison Osberger-Low, Staff Writer

January 10, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

ASPEN--The nonprofit organization Aspen Film, which hosts dozens of full-length and short films each year, has just finished its successful run of prospective Academy Award-nominated films during the "Academy Screenings" program that ran through the holiday season and ended Jan. 1.      The ...

4 Your Eyez, 4 Our Earz

4 Your Eyez, 4 Our Earz

Quinton Carroll O'Keeffe, Staff Writer

January 10, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Upon J. Cole’s album drop, many listeners were expecting a bass-blasting, hard beat album similar to that of 2014 Forest Hills Drive. Cole decided to mix things up in his newest album, 4 Your Eyez Only, and dove deeper into the realities he and others experienced. After all the fame 2014 Forest H...

2017 X-Games Lineup

2017 X-Games Lineup

Paige Quist, Staff Writer

January 9, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

ASPEN -- At the base of Buttermilk, in the middle of extreme sports, Bassnectar, Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, The Chainsmokers and G-Eazy will take the stage for the 2017 Aspen Winter X-Games this January. Lorin Ashton is a DJ, producer and remixer using the stage name Bassnectar. He is...