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The MV Current

The MV Current

Broadway and beyond

Madalyn Cottrell, MVC Staff Reporter

May 7, 2019

April 12 and 13, Ben Crawford, the current Phantom on Broadway, came to Indianapolis for his solo concert with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. I had the pleasure of seeing him perform in “The Phantom of the Opera” for my 16th birthday last year, and those who know me can advocate for my lov...

Lemon cake cookies recipe

Allison Yoder, MVC Social Media Manager

May 2, 2019

Spring is in the air, and that calls for two things: nice weather and good cooking. Since this is Indiana, the nice weather is tentative, but good cooking can be easily accomplished.   The tasty spring recipe I decided to make does come from a cookbook I recently bought. I am not sure what it is ...

Mrs. Terrell’s child review

Cameron Baker, MVC Staff Reporter

April 23, 2019

Mrs. Terrell, a social studies teacher here at Mt. Vernon, had a child who has caused her absence over the past months. Now that Mrs. Terrell has returned, we can finally get a monumental review with her take on her infant. You may be wondering to yourself: how are you going to review this child? Wel...

“HentaiHaven” Review

Cameron Baker, MVC Staff Reporter

April 16, 2019

Lil Boom, formerly a homeless man, is back this year with a new mixtape. He released a new mixtape called “HentaiHaven” on January 25. The new hip-hop/rap collection from Mr. Boom had a total of thirteen songs upon release, each being around two to three minutes. The album released on the label Bod...

How To Train Your Dragon 3

Madalyn Cottrell, MVC Staff Reporter

April 10, 2019

I am definitely one of those people who gets overly attached to movies aimed towards children, especially the ones I grew up watching. These include Disney movies, Pixar movies, etc. As a kid, I remember being pretty obsessed with “How To Train Your Dragon” after seeing it with my dad, and I can say w...

Shyamalan’s Golden Era

Grant Hess, MVC Staff Reporter

April 5, 2019

“Signs” is a really good film. Written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan, it is a true masterpiece. “Signs” was made back in the time, before “Avatar the Last Airbender,” when he actually had talent. To give you a little peek at what is to come, it is true suspense. It has no jump sc...

The Fruit Chronicles: banana


Cameron Baker, MVC Staff Reporter

March 8, 2019

Bananas, the fruit of all fruits, are some of the tastiest fruits according to many people. However, could all this tastiness come with a negative side effect? Bananas are a blessing, but the way your breath smells after eating one is just obscene. Banana breath is one of the most common causes of social ostraci...

War Storm: the finale

Madalyn Cottrell, MVC Staff Reporter

February 27, 2019

“War Storm”  is the last book in Victoria Aveyard’s “Red Queen Series.” Her story follows Mare Barrow’s dramatic rebellion for equality between Reds and Silvers. Reds are “normal” humans who bleed red blood, and Silvers rule over the Reds and all control certain elements depending on what ...

The musical: “School of Rock”

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Joan Lee, MVC Features and Reviews Editor

February 22, 2019

I recently watched the musical “School of Rock” at Clowes Memorial Hall at Butler University. I had previously watched Shen Yun at Clowes, and I was excited to see my first professional musical. “School of Rock” is a rock musical based on the 2003 film of the same name, which starred Jack Bl...