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Carnival Of Binche: Our Belgian Tradition

Carnival of Binche 2020, official poster with the traditional mask wore on Tuesday morning.
(Tabatha Menten/Lincoln Lion Tales)

Tabatha Menten, Journalist

March 9, 2020

The carnival of Binche is an event that’s celebrated on the Sunday, Monday and Tuesday preceding Ash Wednesday. Ash Wednesday is a Christian celebration that marked the first day of Lent, six weeks of penitence before Easter.  The origins of the carnival are unclear, but the most popular story about ...

Lunar Art Show

Lunar New Year piece by Nena Chand for the Lunar Art Hop (Sofia Arredondo/ Lincoln Lion Tales)

Anjanai Vallez, Editor/Reporter

February 27, 2020

From January 23rd to the beginning of March, Lincoln artists from Ms. Zamora’s and Ms. Arredondo’s classes participated in an art show called Lunar Art Hop. Student artwork was displayed and sold at locations such as Tea Lyfe Drinks on Story Road (8018, 989 Story Road, San Jose, CA 95122) and the Cla...

New Black Box Theatre Renovations

New sets being stored in theatre (Ariana Noble/Lion Tales).

Ariana Noble, Editor

February 4, 2020

Lincoln’s well-known black box theatre is finally receiving the TLC it needed. From new lights to a private light booth, everybody is excited. The only downfall is that the renovations won’t be finished until 8 days before Lincoln’s musical Be More Chill. After interviewing a technological theatre student, ...

Lincoln Takes on West Coast Elite Dance Competition

Lincoln High School dance team performing their contemporary piece. West Coast Elite hosted a dance competition at Valley Christian High School. January 18, 2020, Located at Valley Christian High School (Andrea Saldana).

Andrea Saldana, Journalist

January 22, 2020

On January 18, 2020, different schools across Northern California came to compete at Valley Christian High School for the annual West Coast Elite competition; this was the beginning of the multiple dance competitions that will be taking place this year. Dance teams from different high schools train fo...

Dance and Desserts 2019 Gallery

Convertibles ready to take on the stage. Dance and Desserts is the annual fundraiser for Lincoln's Convertibles. December 13, 2019 Located at the Black Box Theater (Andrea Saldana).

Andrea Saldana, Journalist

January 15, 2020

December 13, 2019 The Lincoln Convertible’s recently performed their annual Christmas show to fundraise for USA Dance Nationals at Orlando, Florida. They performed a variety of different dances with different styles and music, and even had guest performers such as the Lincoln Performance Company and...

Lincoln Dances at Christmas in The Park

Miranda Lee and Gabriel Ramos performing on the Christmas in the Park stage (Anjanai Vallez/ Lion Tales)

Anjanai Vallez, Reporter/Editor

January 14, 2020

On December 16th, 2019, the Lincoln Dance Department attracted Lincoln supporters and others with a dazzling performance on the Christmas in The Park stage. The show consisted of duets, hip-hop dances and Christmas inspired performances by the Convertibles, Xóchitl and LPC.

Christmas Playlist

Christmas Playlist

Michelle Lu and Laiyla Santillan

December 20, 2019

Winter break is in a few weeks, and the well-anticipated Christmas is not too far. What better way in feeling the holiday mood than by listening to a Christmas-themed playlist? Below are several songs that have been carefully selected to help create the perfect holiday spirit:    “Win...

Matilda the Musical Gallery

Miranda Rojasa playing the lead role as Matilda. Matilda the Musical is a Lincoln play for Fall 2019. November 7, 2019 Located at the Black Box Theater (Lion Tales/Andrea Saldana).

Andrea Saldana, Journalist

December 13, 2019

Matilda the Musical was performed at Lincoln's black box Theater during the month of November. The play was based of Roald Dahl's book titled, "Matilda." A childhood classic that has now been created into a musical! This exciting story got the audience laughing and nostalgic as the characters played...

Bang Bang You’re Dead! A School Shooting Play

Victims of the shooting displaying their pain. SJSU came to Lincoln to show them a first-take of

Andrea Saldana, Editor

December 9, 2019

San Jose State University gave Lincoln High School the pleasure to have a first-look at their upcoming show titled, “Bang Bang You’re Dead!” written by William Mastrosione and directed by Buddy Butler. The theater show is about a young man and how his decision on shooting his high school was de...

Frank Ocean’s New Singles Might Mean a New Album?

Graphic featuring some of the cover art (Anjanai Vallez/ Lincoln Lion Tales)

Anjanai Vallez, Editor

December 4, 2019

Despite Frank Ocean’s limited interviews, never touring and little social media activity he has yet to escape the limelight since the release of his debut album, "Channel Orange". Since 2012, Ocean has become one of the most influential artists of our generation by creating a relatable mix of R&B,...

Fall Playlist

Fall Playlist

Jesus Reyes, Reporter

November 27, 2019

Ever been bored of doing nothing during Thanksgiving? Well, I have the solution for you. The following playlist that I have put together is perfect to set a cheerful and warm mood during the Thanksgiving dinner . This playlist includes songs you can jam and listen to. “Sunflower” by Rex Oran...

Lots Of Talent At Performing Arts Day!

Eighth graders showcasing their puppet skills on stage! Performing Arts Day is a day when middle school students are invited to attend performing arts classes at Lincoln. Located in the Black Box Theater November 15, 2019 (Andrea Saldana)

Andrea Saldana, Editor

November 22, 2019

November 15, 2019 The annual Performing Arts (PA) Day at Lincoln High School took place at the Black Box Theater. Eighth graders from different middle schools in the area came to participate in this fun and exciting event. During PA Day, students took different performing arts classes such as: dance, dr...

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