The bright lights, dazzling costumes, and vivid sets part of every theater production are essential in transporting captivated audiences to other worlds in which dramatic stories, played out by Palo Alto High School’s talented actors and actresses, can seem life-like. But behind the scenes, students dressed in all black are busy making the whole production possible, and without them, the show would not go on.
As Palo Alto High School’s winter sports teams prepare for another exciting season following the winter break, The Paly Voice sat down with the elected captains of this years girls’ and boys’ soccer, basketball and wrestling teams for exclusive information on their positions and outlooks for the upcoming season.
Palo Alto High School varsity sports are known for being competitive. Athletes who participate in varsity sports are often upperclassmen, though a few younger students are able to make the cut. Sometimes even freshmen get to compete at the varsity level. This winter, there are three.
Palo Alto High School students joined others from around the bay area in a peaceful demonstration Tuesday afternoon at downtown Palo Alto. The Paly Voice asked students why they decided to attend the march.