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You can Talk the Talk, but can you Chalk the Chalk?

You can Talk the Talk, but can you Chalk the Chalk?

Chau Le, Editor

September 21, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The Luna Park Chalk Art Festival celebrated its 9th anniversary on Saturday, September 17th. This annual festival hosted a variety of artists, vendors, and musicians for a day of fun at Backesto Park. Many artists were veterans who had displayed their work at the festivals in years past, while others...

Performing Arts Luau 2016!

Performing Arts Luau 2016!

Hazel Stange, Reporter

August 31, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The performing arts luau made quite the splash this past Friday the 26th. Students from all different departments had a blast swimming, diving, and playing various games. The centerpiece of the night was the performances from the dance departments, which showcased the amazing talent we have this year....

Physics PBL: Boat Project, Sink or Swim?

Physics PBL: Boat Project, Sink or Swim?

Kayla Aryanpour and Yamile Alvarado

June 2, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lincoln News, PBL

BOAT PROJECT! You probably are wondering what this means or what this is. Ms. Frandsen and Ms. Fuller made their final a boat project. They had their students create boats that they had to make out of recyclables. They had 4 days to finish the actual boat, after the 4 days the students had to go ...

One-Act Play Fest

One-Act Play Fest

May 25, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Lincoln recently hosted its annual One-Act Play Fest---a show celebrating performances and pieces by members of the Drama department. The event began on Wednesday, May 18 and lasted for three nights, until Friday, May 20. Instead of solely acting, drama students were able to showcase their abilities...

May Artist of The Month: Elena Jorgensen

May Artist of The Month: Elena Jorgensen

Lika Khoperia, Editor

May 20, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

This is the last month of the 2015-2016 school year, and for the last Artist of The Month we proudly nominate, Elena Jorgensen. Elena, seventeen, is a Junior here at Lincoln High School , and she is a student in Ms. Zamora's AP 2D Art class. As Elena entered elementary school, her interests started to revolv...

Preview: One Act Play Fest

Preview: One Act Play Fest

Santiago Robles, Reporter

May 11, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Next week, on May 18th-20th at 7:00 p.m., Lincoln Theater Students will act out and direct plays they have been working hard to write. Tickets will be sold for $12 but students with an ID get $2 off when tickets are purchased at the Box Office. Not all plays are suitable for younger audiences, however...

Video: Cinco de Mayo 2016

Video: Cinco de Mayo 2016

Jocelyn Insurriaga

May 11, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, Video

In the quad, students attend the annual Cinco de Mayo themed performance during lunch. Mariachi band and Xochitl dance group performed amazing dances to represent the victory between Mexico and France.

Steps 2016: New Location, Same Success

Steps 2016: New Location, Same Success

Kayla Aryanpour and Yamile Alvarado

May 6, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lincoln News

Steps 2016 was a very exciting, stressful, and fun moment for dancers. The Lincoln Dance Department has this show every year, and it's one of the biggest performances of the whole year for dancers. This year's Steps was different from previous Steps ever done before since it was in a new location,...

REVIEW: Jazz Concert

REVIEW: Jazz Concert

Alex ibarra and LeiLina Castillo

May 6, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Friday April 29th in the Black Box Theater there was a Jazz concert. This is not just any other Jazz concert, it was actually Mr. McKenzie’s last concert at Lincoln. Ricky Martinez said, "It breaks my heart. It broke everyone's even seniors, but I'm happy for Mr.McKenzie. It's an amazing opportunity for...

Jazz Concert Preview

Jazz Concert Preview

LeiLina Castillo and Alex Ibarra

April 29, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lincoln News

Today there is going to be a Jazz concert in  the Black Box Theater at 7:30 - 9:30 p.m . This is not an ordinary concert, this will be Mr. McKenzie's final performance at Lincoln. Two reporters will be present to take notes on the performances, and also comments from the crowd to give a full review...

Lincoln Choir Team Earns Superior

Lincoln Choir Team Earns Superior

Lika Khoperia and Ronald Demetriades

April 29, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

This year, our Lincoln choir team performed very well at the CMEA festival. Every choir group received superior scores. Lion Tales spoke to some choir students about their performance at the festival and also their performance at the Lincoln Glen Church on March 29. Many of the students interviewed felt...

April Artist of The Month: Vera Boukhonine

April Artist of The Month: Vera Boukhonine

Lika Khoperia, Editor

April 27, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

  April, the month of the captivating April Lyrids, which are the strongest annual shower of meteors from the debris of an ancient comet, that shoot down at our planet for ten consecutive days, from April 16 until April 26, are as unique and amazing as the polished artists at our school. And ...

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