The Downey Legend

GlennFest Film Festival

Michael Pasaye, Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Entertainment, Featured A&E, Movies

The annual Glennfest Film Festival, created by Glenn Stephens back in 2012, kicked off on Sept. 30 and ends Oct. 8. The festival presents old and new films across all genres, and aims to strengthen and give back to the Downey film community.   The festival has 4 venues around Downtown Downey: The Downey Civ...

Joy to the theater

Joy to the theater

Joey Flores, News Editor

December 21, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Entertainment, Featured A&E, Music

On Wednesday, Dec. 12, the music program held their annual Winter Concert at the Downey Civic Theater to get into the festive spirit for the upcoming holidays. The program featured the Concert Band, Jazz Band, Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Choir, Advanced Choir, and Beginning Choir.   Concert Band member...

A marine with a dream

A marine with a dream

Dinorah Acuña, Staff Writer

June 1, 2012


Filed under Legends, Student Life

This year’s Senior Awards Night, which took place at the Downey Civic Theater, on May 17, at 7:00 p.m., presented scholarships to 124 seniors. Among this group of scholarship recipients is Luis Cuellar who received the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) Scholarship of $180,000 to attend the...

Vikes get the prize

Vikes get the prize

Gustavo Ramirez, Community Editor

May 11, 2012


Filed under Legends, Student Life

Dressed to impress parents and staff, students headed to the Downey Civic Theater on the night of May 3, 2012, for the annual Viking Awards where they were rewarded for their hard work thus far. Mr. Wierzchucki and Ms. Williams hosted the event for the second year in a row. The event started at 7:00...

Dance Review comes to Downey

Dance Review comes to Downey

Alejandra Paredes, Student Life Editor

May 11, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Entertainment

Faculty, family, and students gathered on May 4 at the Downey Civic Theater for the annual Dance Review.  The event, planned by Mrs. Patterson, Mrs. Foley and alumni, featured the dancing talents from Downey. Since 2003, Mrs. Patterson and willing aids have been hosting the fabrication with full...

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