Coppell Student Media

Lights, camera, action

Lights, camera, action

Anthony Cesario, Entertainment Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

From discovering a passion for writing to landing the lead role in the 2018 film Nathan’s Kingdom, Coppell High School and Columbia University class of 2016 graduate Madison Ford is fulfilling dreams she never expected to have. When Ford was young, she did not consider becoming an actress; she w...

Big Fish, big preparations; theater department prepping for annual musical

Big Fish, big preparations; theater department prepping for annual musical

September 28, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Big Fish cast member, Macy McCready goes through her tap dance rehearsal Sept. 22 at the Coppell High School auditorium. McCready has been dancing for 10 years. Photo by Alejandra Ceniceros.   By Lili Lomas Staff Writer This is a busy time of year for the Coppell High School theater dep...

Dreams come true for aspiring actress

Dreams come true for aspiring actress

April 22, 2014


Filed under Student Life

Editor's note: Story was revised for clarification By Sloane Samberson Staff Writer The time of the year has come when seniors receive college acceptance letters, a robe they will only wear once and an oddly shaped cap. For most Coppell 2014 graduates, their future will begin close to home, but for...

Smith to pursue musical theatre career at BWU

Smith to pursue musical theatre career at BWU

May 15, 2013


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

By Thomas Hair Opinions Editor Many children grow up watching animated Disney musicals like Beauty and the Beast, or even classic musicals such as Wicked or The Sound of Music. Senior Alex Smith enjoys watching musicals too – but aspires to make a career out of being the one on the stage. Tho...

Black Box Theater production stretches students’ skills

February 12, 2013


Filed under News Blog

By Nikki Dabney Staff Writer The Coppell High School Black Box Theater is a hidden stage for Coppell's best thespians. The theater hosts several smaller plays throughout the school year that offer a more informal and interactive environment. The next production, The Dining Room, will be performed...

Zuniga rising star since day one

November 2, 2012


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

By Tina Huang Staff Writer             Passion: powerful or compelling emotion or feeling. Maria Zuniga has plenty of this feeling. Even as a toddler, it was evident what her pursuit would be. Now a senior in high school, she is more determined then ever. “I want to do what ...

Frost shows she has talent, work ethic to make it big

December 8, 2011


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

By Coleman Armes Staff Writer In the entertainment industry there are actors and actresses and there are also musicians. Every now and then, however, you have those talented few that can do both and at Coppell High School there just might be one of the next talented few. Students often mention how...