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Pictured: CRLS students performing

Student-Created “Don’t Cry, Black Boy” Digs Deep Down

June 4, 2019

This year’s spring drama production, This, I Know for Sure, was unusual in that it was based entirely off of the actors’ personal stories. One sce...

“This, I Know for Sure” Stuns

June 4, 2019

This, I Know for Sure was a student-produced play consisting of song and dance based on true, personal experiences that shaped each actor. The number ...

On April 26th, CRLS' five a cappella groups performed in the bi-annual A Cappella Jam.

A Cappella Sings for a Cause

June 3, 2019

On Friday, April 26th, the Fitzgerald Theatre was filled with harmonizing voices, dancing, and cheering students—but no instruments. The bi-annual A Cappella Jam showcased the talents of five different student groups: Sassafras, Girls Next Door, Pitches and Dos, Tonal Eclipse, and The Transpositions, as well as a special performance from the professional group Fermata Town.

On April 30th, World Jazz Ensemble, Vocal Ensemble, and Big Band performed at the annual Jazz Night.

Annual Jazz Night: New Venue, Same Dazzling Performances

June 3, 2019

On the night of Tuesday, April 30th, friends, family, and other members of the Cambridge community filled the back room of the restaurant La Fabrica in Central to enjoy performances by the World Jazz Ensemble, the Vocal Ensemble, and the CRLS Big Band.

Senior Andrew Keating plays five instruments along with his many extracurriculars.

Artist of the Month: Andrew Keating

May 1, 2019

Andrew Keating ’19 is a man of many talents, with five instruments—bass, electric guitar, cello, drums, and piano—in his repertoire. “I first got into playing music when I saw this guy playing cello on TV, and I knew that I wanted to learn how to play,” Keating explains.

Fritz Duverglas always wears pizza-themed attire.

Outfit of the Month: Fritz Duverglas

May 1, 2019

It was Steve Jobs who famously sported the same black turtleneck, working jeans, and sneakers wherever he went. Many others have tried a similar philosophy, but few can pull it off as well as Fritz Duverglas ’19. You’ve likely seen his famous silhouette in the hallways; a pepperoni hoodie topped by a cheesy bucket hat to match. Duverglas is nearing the end of his fourth and last year of consistently wearing nothing but pizza-themed attire. So, to celebrate the occasion, the Register Forum conducted an interview to uncover the scoop behind one of CRLS’ most fashion-forward students.

Pictured: CRLS’ K-Pop Club dancing on stage for the Talent Show.

CRLS’ Talents Showcased

May 1, 2019

On April 11th and 12th, April break kicked off on a high note as members of the CRLS community showcased an assortment of exciting talents ranging from musical performances to spoken word poetry.

“The 39 Steps” to Compete in Drama Festival Finals

March 29, 2019

On March 16th, members of the Visual and Performing Arts’ drama program performed "The 39 Steps," a parody adapted from Alfred Hitchcock’s 1935 movie. This play is one of the contestants entered into the annual Massachusetts High School Drama Festival, a festival featuring 112 plays produced by high schools in the Boston area. Directed by drama and film studies teacher Monica Murray, "The 39 Steps" has made it all the way to the state finals after winning at the semi-finals the weekend of the 16th.

Five a capella groups delivered Singing Valentines on February 14th, 2019.

Singing Valentines Sing Their (and Your) Hearts Out

February 28, 2019

February 14th brought with it increased spirit in all CRLS classrooms; songs about romance and love could be heard permeating through the halls, sung by the five a cappella groups here at our school.

Students in the production have been rehearsing multiple days a week.

“This, I Know for Sure”: A Non-Traditional Take on Art

February 28, 2019

Every year, CRLS’ many departments showcase student music, dance, theater, and literary works; however, it’s not often that all are combined into one cohesive production. This spring, a group of multi-talented students will work with co-directors Junior Cius ’10 and drama teacher Brett Cramp to do just that.

Artist Of The Month: Alfred Taylor

Artist Of The Month: Alfred Taylor

February 3, 2019

CRLS senior Alfred Taylor has been making art since he was young. His passion for art reaches back as early as kindergarten, which was when Taylor started to notice he had talent. “I was just way better than everyone else my age,” Taylor remarked.

The World Jazz Ensemble was one of the groups who performed on Jazz Night.

Winter Concert Musicians End Semester on a High Note

February 3, 2019

On the nights of Thursday, January 10th, and Friday the 11th, members of the CRLS community gathered at the Fitzgerald Theater to watch performances b...

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