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A review of The Weeknd’s Starboy

A review of The Weeknd’s Starboy

Roberta Nicastro, Senior Design Editor
December 5, 2016
Filed under Arts, LIFE, Top Stories

Fans might stray from artists that experiment too much with their music, considering many listeners enjoy what consistently meets their expectations. An artist that publishes album after album with the exact same sound often gets repetitive and a bit tiresome though. The Weeknd’s latest album, “Starboy,” ...

Miami Art Week takes center stage once again

Miami Art Week takes center stage once again

Katharine Hsiao, Design Editor
December 3, 2016
Filed under Arts, LIFE, Top Stories

sMiami, a metropolitan city immersed in diversity, continues to host multiple festivals during the Miami Art week and throughout the year. The events provide an ideal occasion to spend family time during the upcoming holidays and gain more insight in the arts.         ...

Broadway season begins in Miami

Marlowe Starling, Feature Editor
November 28, 2016
Filed under Arts, LIFE, Top Stories

For theatre-goers, the slight dip in weather in Miami does not only signify the arrival of the holidays, but also the beginning of Broadway season. The transition into 2017 brings us the joy of musical theatre at the Broward and Adrienne Arsht Centers for the Performing Arts with 14 professional shows...

An autumnal playlist

An autumnal playlist

Brianne Guanaga, Photographer
November 23, 2016
Filed under Arts, Culture, Top Stories

With Thanksgiving day approaching fast, the most essential part of the holiday is a perfect playlist. Although Miami does not get to enjoy cooler weather and the leaves do not fall in beautiful golden hues, we still get to play the part with autumnal music. Here is your essential fall playlist, filled with coffee shop music transporting you to New York City’s autumn with soft melo...

ICYMI: A recap of the fall dance show

ICYMI: A recap of the fall dance show

Annette Gonzalez, Staff Writer
November 19, 2016
Filed under Arts, LIFE, Top Stories

Every year Palmetto’s dance show rolls around and gives students a chance to showcase their hard work and talent. With help from enchanting background lighting and music to set the mood, the dancers put on an exceptional show for an auditorium full of proud parents and supportive friends. “We...

Homecoming playlist

Homecoming playlist

Olympia Rodriguez, Video Editor
October 29, 2016
Filed under Arts, LIFE, Top Stories

As the aromas of fancy perfumes and colognes fill the air in preparation for the big night, students rush to finalize every detail for a perfect celebration. This alluring concoction of high energy tunes fiercely harbors the excitement in homecoming preparation to stimulate your mood as the clock winds...

Two One-Acts bring new meaning to Shakespeare

Two One-Acts bring new meaning to Shakespeare

Marlowe Starling, Feature Editor
October 25, 2016
Filed under Arts, Top Stories

One dedicated director, a handful of performers and a slew of crew members put together the two One-Acts that brought a comedic light to the complex Shakespearean language that so plagues the current generation. “Slipping Him the Tongue” and “I Hate Hamlet”, both set present-day America in two ...

Day 5: The graduation playlist

Day 5: The graduation playlist

Roberta Nicastro, Design Editor
May 29, 2016
Filed under Archive, Arts, Top Stories

With the year coming to a close, seniors experience their final days in high school, savoring the times that will one day be a mellow memory. As an embodiment of new beginnings, this playlist serves to spark nostalgic yet exciting memories. https://open.spotify.com/user/thepalmettopanther/playlist/5LL8fl8GpYbhkF4goSDsU2 ...

Freshly Squeezed Lemonade

Freshly Squeezed Lemonade

Olympia Rodriguez, Life Editor
May 3, 2016
Filed under Arts, Top Stories

“Take one pint of water, add a half pound of sugar, the juice of eight lemons…” The recipe creates the highly acclaimed sixth studio album by Beyoncé, Lemonade. The “Formation” songstress released the innovative twelve-track LP on April 23 following the widely anticipated HBO special which showcased...

Dancing beyond the limelight

Dancing beyond the limelight

Marlowe Starling, Insight Editor
April 30, 2016
Filed under Arts, Top Stories

Lights, camera, action: a phrase typically reserved for Hollywood film sets is now applied to the performers who stunned audiences at the Memories and New Beginnings dance show April 27 and 28. Dozens of Palmetto’s dancers, ranging from novices to college-bound masters of dance, captivated audiences...

Performing arts go out with a chitty and a bang

Performing arts go out with a chitty and a bang

Agnes Bartha, Photo Editor
April 19, 2016
Filed under Arts, Top Stories

Caractacus Potts, the main character in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, struggles to make ends meet as an inventor and father of two in early 20th century England. His children, Jeremy and Jemima, do not attend school and his father roams around telling stories of his great, imaginary adventures. When Potts’ childre...

ICYMI: Spring Band Show

Marlowe Starling, Insight Editor
March 15, 2016
Filed under Arts

Palmetto’s musicians congregated onstage on Mar. 10, 2016 to communicate through the language of music.   Musical numbers varied from symphonic to jazz genres, featuring the occasional guest performer, in a wide array of musical styles with unique historical backgrounds under the instruction of Ban...

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