El Estoque

An evening of entertainment

The lights shine brightly from behind the shimmery blue stage curtain as the show ends. This year, the fourth annual Drama Showcase granted the Andrew Segal memorial scholarship to senior Sean Okuniewicz from Cupertino High School. Photo by Shuyi Qi.

Shuyi Qi

February 6, 2014

  Annual Drama Showcase provided night of hilarious improvisation, poignant monologues. Read More »...

Reflections from four Drama seniors

Reflections from four Drama seniors

Margaret Lin

March 17, 2013

  “It’s a home away from home,” senior Grant Menon said as he twisted around in his seat and gestured toward the black box. During the week of March 13 to March 16, El Estoque followed Menon and three other Drama seniors — Kaz Tarshis, Dania Khurshid and Vineet Vijaykumar — as ...

Theatre: ‘The Would Be Gentleman’ story is ridiculous, but very real

Theatre: ‘The Would Be Gentleman’ story is ridiculous, but very real

Smitha Gundavajhala

March 9, 2013

“The Would Be Gentleman” opens on an intricate construction set, complete with ins and outs and levels. The workers seem to be ignoring the audience, who almost feel as though they are intruding on something they’re not supposed to see. Only the pithy dialogue and the charisma of the characters...

CTE’s Electric Circus held on Dec. 15

Multimedia and Photography teacher Dave Barcellos performs at CTE's Electric Circus. His band, the Avalanche Choir, has been performing at Fiddling Cricket Concert's Holiday Show since the founding of the organization.

Joyce Varma

December 18, 2012

Career Technical Education, or CTE hosted the Electric Circus, or Fiddling Cricket Concerts’ annual Holiday Show on Saturday, Dec. 15 in the MVHS auditorium. Starting at 7 p.m., the benefit concert showcased three musical groups, as well as a performance from the Bollywood Dance Team. E...