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Dance Production Captain Sofia Ayala chose a Greta Thunberg speech layered with instrumental to choreograph her dance for the Nov. 19-20 dance concert.

Dancers excited to present in-person show

Anna Schleicher, Clubs Editor November 11, 2021

The Advanced Dance class and Dance Production will host their first in-person concert since the pandemic on Nov. 19 and Nov. 20 at 7 p.m.  Because the Fullerton Auditorium is still undergoing renovations,...

Senior Sarah Penton’s Ofrendas project focused on the tragic deaths of indigenous women.

Artists make an emotional return at Ofrendas show

Kyra Aburto and Addam Sapien November 11, 2021

Sophomore Daisy Morales arrived early. She and her mom were scheduled to set up refreshments at the Nov. 3 Ofrendas Gallery show. But when Daisy entered the room, she teared up and nearly cried. She admits...

Orr played bass with his band Thee Spivies in 1996. The Tribe Tribune asked Mr. Orr, “If you could listen to only five songs today, what would they be?” Here is his Tribe Track List:
1. Right On, Frankenstein by Death From Above 1979
2. Cicada by La Luz
3. Elephant by Tame Impala
4. Sunflower by Vampire Weekend
5. Stay with Me by Faces

Tribe Tracks: Music diversity enriches Orr’s life

Social studies teacher plays bass in instrumental surf band
Zach Holden, Entertainment Editor October 8, 2021

Walk into social studies teacher Robert Orr’s classroom and you’ll notice his lectern decorated with stickers ranging from KROQ to The Pixies and stickers for Sub Pop and Polyvinyl record labels. You’ll...

Junior Delilah Flores, along with the entire Theatre Production class, is ready to stage the show Same Room, Different Story after 18 months of Zoom theater.

FUHS actors return to live theater

Same Room, Different Story opens Oct. 13
Sydney Rosas and Dusty Wheeler October 7, 2021

After 19 months of Zoom performances, the FUHS Theater Department is back with its first live production Same Room, Different Story. Actors will be telling not just one, but eight stories next week in...

Liu teaches two hectic first grade classes as an English teacher at a bilingual summer camp in ChangHua, Taiwan.

Liu plans to merge love of music and science

Class of 2021 Music Spotlight
Jameson Oates, News Editor May 20, 2021

If we were to have another Renaissance, Esther Liu would lead the way. Her talents in music and science make everyone in her presence feel in awe. Everyone just knows she’s so smart that she’ll someday...

Senior Karina Hunt has experience in both classical voice training and musical theater.

Hunt ‘can sing anything’

Class of 2021 Theatre Spotlight
Elany Zavala, Staff Writer May 20, 2021

Vocal coach Melissa Lyons Caldretti says that her student senior Karina Hunt “can sing anything.” “Karina has always had classical tendencies but she can sing arias for days now,” Caldretti...

Senior Brittany Fisheli was scheduled to play Mrs. Honey in Matilda last year.

Dancing, singing, acting drive Fisheli’s Broadway dream

Class of 2021 Theatre Spotlight
Katherine Martinez, Staff Writer May 19, 2021

Like most performers, Brittany Fisheli’s junior and senior years turned out to be different because of COVID. She still managed to perform in several FUHS productions including Secret in the Wings,...

Estrada at a gig in Downtown Fullerton.

Whether math or music, Estrada is good fit for teaching

Class of 2021 Music Spotlight
Jameson Oates, News Editor May 19, 2021

I remember my first day of Band Camp. Fresh out of junior high, I’m standing on the FUHS football field feeling lost. What’s the music going to look like? How long are the practices? How on earth do...

Varieur used colorful portraits and natural elements to celebrate the beauty of innocence and femininity. Photo courtesy of Kyrie Varieur.

Varieur follows passions in art and science

Class of 2021 Art Spotlight
Lynda Sambrano, Feature Editor May 18, 2021

Synesthesia is a neurological condition that causes a person to see sounds, smell colors, or taste shapes. Technically speaking, senior Kyrie Varieur doesn’t have synesthesia, but her creative...

Senior Isabelle Blevins posing for her Sustained Investigation. Photo courtesy of Isabelle Blevins.

Attention to detail makes Blevins’s photos special

Class of 2021 Photography Spotlight
Lynda Sambrano, Feature Editor May 14, 2021

Senior Isabelle “Izzy” Blevins admits she’s been an introvert most of her high school years but when she talks about photography she lights up.  “I’m really passionate about photography...

Junior Sofia Ayala choreographed An Oz Adventure with music by Labrinth and Zendaya. (Left to right) Sophomore Georgia Niemann as the scarecrow, sophomore Mylah Elisaldez as Dorothy, junior Alexia Estrada as Tin Man and junior Kelcie Barbour as the Cowardly Lion. Photo by Kyrie Varieur.

Reverie: Dancers host ‘dream’ concert

Katherine Martinez , Staff Writer April 22, 2021

Over 150 FUHS dancers will be featured among 25 dances during tonight’s spring dance concert. The event will be live streamed April 23 and April 24 at 7 p.m. This year's concert Reverie—a state of...

Sophomore Donny Cannady practices for his performance of “So Big/So Small.”

Students to perform live stream Broadway revue

Jameson Oates, News Editor March 17, 2021

“When I was a kid, my mom was a drug addict.” It’s startling truths like this one from sophomore Donny Cannady that shape students’ lives. And it’s challenges like drug addiction or depression...

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