Percy Jackson musical ‘The Lightning Thief’ electrifies audiences

Jacob Downey, Boston Arts Academy

July 19, 2019

Have you ever expected absolutely nothing, then not only be pleasantly surprised but almost immediately enthralled by a theater performance? Well, that feeling and I got pleasantly acquainted Thursday night at the Huntington Thea...

Out of the comics and into the ‘Spider-Verse’

Jacob Downey, Boston Arts Academy

December 14, 2018

Over the past decade and a half, moviegoers have been exposed to six different Spider-Man movies featuring three different actors, six underdeveloped villains, four Uncle Ben death sequences, and two separate film studios. Suff...

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’: A bumpy ride on a rock-n-roller coaster

Jacob Downey, Boston Arts Academy

November 2, 2018

You’ve heard the music, you’ve seen the name—you’ve possibly even held a “Wayne’s World” style sing along from the backseat of your best buddy’s car. To call British rock band Queen influ...