The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

Jennette McCurdy poses in front of a backdrop of her recent memoir, ready to reveal the industrys dark secrets and her true saddening story

“I’m Glad My Mom Died” reveals the harsh reality of childhood stardom

Jiya Singh August 23, 2022

TW: This article contains mentions of eating disorders, alcoholism, sexual assault, abuse and death Chapter 91: “Why do we romanticize the dead? Why can’t we be honest about them? Especially moms,...

Acting over Zoom

Acting over Zoom

Annie Zhang February 2, 2021
How the cast of 'The Misanthrope' grew into their characters and adapted to virtual theater
Before the showing, actors readied themselves in the changing room and applied makeup.

Backstage of the fall play “The Marriage”

Sarah Young November 24, 2019
Drama students share what the Drama Department does to prepare for “The Marriage”
Strike a pose

Strike a pose

Sara Yang September 21, 2011

Video by Kevin Tsukii and Christophe Haubursin. Music by oldDog used under Creative Commons licensing.   Freshman Miki Rai has been working in the entertainment industry since the age of...

Life behind the scenes

Life behind the scenes

Sara Yang September 21, 2011

Touring San Francisco in French designer duds, laughing with friends along the way—while this may seem like a scene from a typical day in the good life, a closer look reveals what something not so...

Watching Watchmen

Watching Watchmen

Selene Rubino March 13, 2009

 Men in blue, girls in tight latex, and a villain. It's comic book movie season. The title screen of "Watchmen" flashed the same shade of Walmart yellow as the cover of the comic book it was based...

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