Palo Alto High School, Palo Alto, CA
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Eight Palo Alto High School theater students will be presenting their original 10-minute plays tonight at 7 p.m. at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts
It is always fun to see how Hollywood spins the latest popular book. Film renditions vary in quality, but “Divergent” by far exceeds expectations. Based off of Veronica Roth’s best-selling novel “Divergent”, the movie closely follows the book, not missing any crucial moments, and director Neil Burger successfully brings the dystopian world of factions and conformity to life.
The Pops Concert and Swing Dance will take place tonight at 7 p.m tonight in the Big Gym, the final dance to be held in the historic venue. The event will feature songs performed by the concert band, the symphonic band and the jazz band, who which will perform swing songs and give students a chance to learn to swing dance.
Earlier this month, Palo Alto High School senior Grace Grignon flew down to Los Angeles to attend the Academy Awards with her father. The Paly Voice asked her about her experience.