Coppell Student Media

Dizzy Feet Dance performance this Monday

May 17, 2013

By Tolu Salako Staff Writer Coppell High School organizations have always been keen to helping others in their community. With all of the fundraisers that have been held throughout the school year, there is still more to come. The Dizzy Feet Dance performance will be held on Monday, May 20....

Dizzy Feet Dance Show to add different beat to testing weeks

May 13, 2013

Erica Rohde Staff Writer Students who have been weighed down by any sort of testing within the past weeks are getting the chance to get light on their feet again with the Dizzy Feet Dance Show coming up on Monday, May 20. Starting at 5 p.m. the CHS Large Gym will be full of performances back to...

The Great Gatsby craze dies down

May 10, 2013

By Tolu Salako Staff Writer As of last week, The Great Gatsby, was all students could talk about after the premiere of Iron Man 3. Students were excited to see one of their favorite school novels being adapted into a motion picture. However, word spread around quickly that Gatsby, would not quite reach their ...

Anticipation builds for Gatsby gala

May 8, 2013

By Stephanie Alexander Staff Writer The hype over "The Great Gatsby" has extended as the final days of waiting for the the premiere is just days away.  The movie's soundtrack was released yesterday and totally puts you in the time and feel of  the Gatsby age. With artists such as Florence ...

CFS rocks out to Wayne’s World

May 6, 2013

The Coppell Film Society is turning up the volume with the 1992 comedy Wayne's World. Saturday Night Live  began producing full length feature films with The Blues Brothers in 1980, and their biggest hit since then has been Wayne's World, a film about two slacker friends trying to promote their pub...

CHS theater department to host spring show

May 6, 2013

Erica Rohde Staff Writer This week the Coppell High School theater department will be hosting their spring show “To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday,” a drama centered around the loss of a loved one and the effects on a particular family. The story touches on marriage, father daughter relationsh...

Vivace! to host 2013 spring show

April 29, 2013

By Erica Rohde Staff Writer On May 3 at beginning at 7:30 p.m. and May 4 beginning at 2 p.m. the Coppell High School varsity choir Vivace! will be hitting the CHS stage for their spring show. The group has been putting together various songs and dance moves to prepare for an amazing  and very...

Rihanna cancels on Dallas fans due to illness

April 17, 2013

By Stephanie Alexander Staff Writer Instead of getting a fabulous concert review on one of my highly anticipated concerts, I am sad to say that Rihanna canceled her Dallas show that was planned for Tuesday the 16. This is now the fourth show so far on her Diamonds world tour that she has had to cancel....

Jimmy John’s stops using their famous sprouts on sandwiches

April 17, 2013

By Jordan Thompson Staff Writer Now that Coppell has been gifted with a new Jimmy John's on Denton Tap right in between the new Einstein's and Smash Burger, I have been more excited about lunch time than before. In fact, one of my favorite things about their subs was the sprouts that came on almost...

CFS to screen Apocalypse Now Redux

April 15, 2013

The Coppell Film Society delves into the Vietnam War in Apocalypse Now Redux. The Redux edition of the critically acclaimed 1979 film is an extended cut released in 2001 that will be shown in two parts, with the first part being screened on Friday, April 19 at 4:00 pm. The film is approximately 49 minutes longer...

Sigur Rós creates otherworldly experience for concertgoers

April 11, 2013

By Ben Cowlishaw Staff Writer A transparent drape surrounded the stage when Sigur Rós began Monday night. For the first song and a half, the ethereal Icelandic post-rock band, along with the string and horn section accompanying them, filled the Verizon Center in Grand Prairie with ambient orchest...

Two Door Cinema Club performs at Palladium

April 10, 2013

By Jordan Bickham Staff Writer In the DFW area, there are many opportunities for numerous bands to come and perform.  Tomorrow night, the group Two Door Cinema Club (or TDCC) is adding to that number. At the Palladium Ballroom, which is located on South Lamar Street, TDCC will be performing at...