Once a Wildcat, Always a Wildcat

By: Cassidy Johnson “What team?!” Fourteen years later, and my immediate reaction is to scream back at the top of my lungs “WILDCATS!!” When Disney Channel the original movie High School Musical (2006) they nor I knew what the prevalence this cultural monolith would have to this day.  When I began this class, I was…

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How The Original Cast of HAMILTON is a Powerful Display of Community On and Off the Stage

By Cassidy Johnson The pop-culture phenomenon and Broadway smash hit Hamilton: An American Musical is a revolutionary and symbolic piece of work for a plethora of reasons. It’s not revolutionary because it happens to feature a revolution, but instead, because the work shatters preconceived notions many held about a Broadway musical by integrating hip-hop and R&B themes,…

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