The Burlingame B

Brockhampton redefines the term “boy band”

Fans go crazy as Brockhampton takes the stage.
Claire Hunt and Hanna Sato November 21, 2019

Seven men come on stage wearing bright orange jumpsuits tied at the waist. Immediately, the crowd goes wild. I’m pulled toward the stage by the powerful rush of the crowd as purple lights fill the pit....

Mamma Mia – yet another outstanding Burlingame musical

Mamma Mia - yet another outstanding Burlingame musical
Lexi Goldstein, Copy Editor October 31, 2019

Honey, honey, Burlingame’s fall production of “Mamma Mia!” was absolutely, spectacularly amazing. Months of hard work from the cast and crew led by Cindy Skelton, Shawn Reifschneider and Jim Ambler...

Cherimoya makes exciting comeback

Ethan Gardner, Sports Editor August 23, 2019

The Vietnamese sandwich and noodle shop Cherimoya, a longtime Burlingame Avenue favorite, is back and better than ever. Although it shut down at its original spot near Sephora last fall, it has reappeared...

Legally blonde musical review

Legally blonde musical review
Amelia Harris, Editor-In-Chief May 23, 2019

Omigod, omigod you guys, “Legally Blonde,” with catchy songs, amazing choreography and creative sets wowed audience members on its opening night, Friday, Oct. 19. Directed by Cindy Skelton, Elle Woods...

Triple X Chicken is the spicy new hole-in-the-wall

XXX Chicken is a new hotspot after it replaced Cherimoya last month.
Tyler Idema, Senior Reporter April 30, 2019

It’s crispy, tasty and it’s about as good as you’re going to get for classic Southern cuisine in Burlingame. Triple X Chicken, the new hotspot downtown that replaced Cherimoya on Lorton Avenue this...

Advanced Drama class takes over drama festival at Aragon

Drama students from Aragon, Burlingame, and Hillsdale gathered to perform at the festival.
Moya Liu, Business Manager April 30, 2019

Passionate young theater makers of the Advanced Drama class geared up to take over the drama festival on March 29 at Aragon. Every previous spring, the Ohlone College campus has buzzed with life as...

Winter Has Arrived

Jamie Lannister testifies in front of the Stark family.
April 30, 2019

At 6 p.m. on April 15, millions of fans worldwide turned on their TV or quickly tried to renew their laptop HBO account before the first episode of “Game of Thrones” season eight hit the screen. After...

I watched Sean Hannity so you didn’t have to

FOX's Sean Hannity speaks his truth five days a week.
Alec Abramson, Staff Reporter March 26, 2019

Sean Hannity is unabashedly conservative. What’s more, his show (and Fox News as a whole) appears to be a hub for beginner-to-intermediate level Photoshop connoisseurs who spend their days churning out...

They Shall Not Grow Old Brings WW1 to Life

“The human voices, actions and behaviors of the soldiers force the audience to recognize them as such”
James Lowdon, Senior Reporter March 25, 2019

The World War I documentary “They Shall Not Grow Old,”directed by Peter Jackson, first premiered in the U.K. on Oct. 16, 2018, and later aired on the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) on the 100th...

A Close Investigation on BHS’ Play, “The Hollow”

Confused, Lucy Angkatell (sophomore Jessie Fleming) holds a lobster as she forgets as to why she needed it.
Jacob Lubarsky, Copy Editor March 25, 2019

The drama department premiered its take on the murder mystery “The Hollow” on March 15, 16, and 17. The play follows members of the Angkatell family who decide to put their troubles behind them by...

The Burlingame B’s Netflix watch guide

The End of the F*cking World follows Alyssa and James embark on a roadtrip to escape from the monotony of their daily life.
Amelia Harris and Claire Hunt March 25, 2019

Big Mouth 4 stars Rating: TV-MA From the catchiest and most appropriate theme song of all time (“I’m going through changes”) to some of the weirdest characters ever to air on television,...

Favorite Genre of Music Poll

Favorite Genre of Music Poll
Ethan Gardner, Sports Editor February 20, 2019

Walking through the halls at Burlingame, it is almost impossible not to find someone listening to music. Between headphones, earbuds and airpods, Burlingame students are always plugged in. Curious about...

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