Sunday, May 04, 2008
From The Courier's archives:
Spicy BBQ Chicken Pizza
Choir Auditions are May 13‑16 at 3:30 p.m. in the Choir Room. May 13 is for the Advanced and Jazz, May 14 is Jazz Callbacks, May 15 & 16 is Show Choir. See Ms. McShane if you have any questions.
Go see Alex Cho’s amazing artwork at the San Leandro Gallery & Museum between May 2 and May 9 at 320 W. Estudillo Ave. His work may turn out to go to Washington DC, if he wins the competition.
Spring football starts Monday, May 19, at 3:45 p.m. on the big green.
Umm Kulthum (the name is spelled variously using the Roman alphabet as Om Koultoum, Om Kalthoum, Oum Kalsoum, Oum Kalthum, Omm Kolsoum, Umm Kolthoum, Um Kalthoom, Omme Kolsoum, and others). Born Umm Kulthum Ebrahim Elbeltagi (May 4, 1904 – February 3, 1975) was an Egyptian singer, songwriter, and actress. Born in El Senbellawein, she is known as "the Star of the East" (kawkab el-sharq). More than three decades after her death, she is still recognized as one of Egypt's most famous and distinguished singers of the 20th century.
Learn more about Umm Kulthum, and hear and see samples of he perfomrances, free from the Al Mashriq website.