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Hollywood casting associate visits CHS select theater students (with video)

Coppell High School Theatre Director Karen Ruth and Coco Kleppinger discuss helpful tips when auditioning for a character with students on Jan. 10. Coco Kelppinger is currently a casting associate and has helped cast such feature films as IT, Burden, and Game Night. Photo by Bren Flechtner.

Charlotte Vanyo, Staff Writer

January 15, 2019

Last Thursday and Friday, Hollywood casting associate Coco Kleppinger visited Coppell High School’s select theater class for juniors and seniors, Studio Premiere.   Kleppinger attended graduate school at UCLA alongside CHS theater director Karen Ruth. Her most well known work includes It ...

Theatre prepares for competition with Cinderella Waltz

February 25, 2011

Kelly Stewart Staff Writer Right now, the actors of CHS are hard at work, prepairing for this year's UIL One Act competition with their play, Cinderella Waltz. The One Act competition challenges each school theatre group to act out a play under strict guidelines. For example, none of the plays...

New Theatre Auditions: Into the Woods

August 27, 2010

Kelly Stewart Staff Writer Barely a week has gone by, and already the theatre is scheduling auditions for their new play, Into the Woods. The premise is complex, but well thought out, incorporating many well-known fairy tales into one story. The main story is that a Baker and his wife must assem...