Coppell Student Media

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Underclassmen step into the spotlight

Underclassmen step into the spotlight

September 8, 2011

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer Oftentimes underclassmen find themselves in the shadows of juniors and seniors within teams and organizations. But with CHS Theater’s upcoming production of “Beauty and the Beast,” many of the sophomores and freshmen are stepping into the spotlight. The drama department of Coppell High School has started its preparations for...

2011 fall CHS musical announced, to be Beauty and the Beast

May 23, 2011

Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief Last night, May 22, at the annual drama banquet, Theatre Department Head Lisa Tabor announced the fall musical for next year, which will be Disney's Beauty and the Beast. Beauty and the Beast tells the story of Belle, a bookworm seeking adventure living in provinc...

Spring play Out of Sight…Out of Murder to breathe new life into murder mystery genre

April 30, 2011

Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief Image you are playing a game of “Clue”, piecing together the pieces of an elaborate murder. Was it Miss Scarlett in the library with a candlestick, or Colonel Mustard in the study with the rope? You puzzle over the mystery until, finally, epiphany strikes – Professor...

Rimers of Eldritch returns to CHS Black Box

February 17, 2011

Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief 11 years ago, The Rimers of Eldritch came to Coppell High School as the first production ever performed in the Black Box Theater; the chilling performance left the audience both in awe of the performance space and what they knew as truth. Now, the dark show returns as director Bill...

Pretty Little Liars sweeping CHS

January 31, 2011

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager "PLL, PLL! PLL's on tonight!" If you follow the show, there's no doubt that you know what those three innocent letters stand for. It calls for watching parties, not soley for the season premier and finale but for each episode for which Coppell High students flock together...

Food, music and a benefit at theatre department silent auction and revue

September 27, 2010

Ashleigh Heaton Editor-in-Chief  Video by: Chloe Lanier, KCY Broadcast (video coming soon)  You look up at the stage, enamored by the high school performer singing and dancing to a Broadway     tune.  Content, you take a bit of your dinner before getting up and checking to see...

ABC’s new show Happy Town

May 14, 2010

by Ashley Attanucci Staff Writer Murder, mystery, dramatic music -all the ingredients for a perfect scary TV show that have me hooked on ABC's new show Happy Town. Ironic to the title, the quaint town of Haplin is creepy, its people are creepy and the series of events are creepy and pretty much...

UIL One-Act stops at area, cast stays positive

April 16, 2010

Video by Taylor Vowell Story by Daphne Chen Original Video - More videos at TinyPic On April 9 and 10, CHS hosted the area UIL One-Act competition in hopes of advancing their own One-Act, the popular comedy Leading Ladies. Leading Ladies stars seniors Jacob Harpel and Jake McCready, who play two ...

Drama department to hold car wash

April 9, 2010

Ashleigh Heaton Entertainment Editor The CHS theatre program is holding a car wash fundraiser next Saturday, April 17, at the Seven Eleven on the corner of Sandy Lake and Denton Tap. Anyone who is interested in getting their car squeaky clean (and possibly be entertained by a bunch of theatre kids)...

One-Act to go public tonight

March 23, 2010

Ashleigh Heaton Entertainment Editor As the Coppell High School UIL One-Act Play troupe prepares for their regional competition on Tuesday, March 30 at Marcus High School, the department is seeking an audience to generate last-minute feedback on the show. One way they are doing this is offering a...

NBC’s “Parenthood” makes comeback

March 10, 2010

          In a blog last week, I called NBC's pilot episode of  "Parenthood", "bland", "unoriginal" and "similar to a re-run of 7th Heaven".           Can I take it back?           The second episode which aired last night completely reassured my former doubts on the...

New Season of “Parenthood” brings mixed feelings

March 4, 2010

By: Renee Rohani Business Manager            NBC's Pilot episode of "Parenthood" aired Tuesday night, leaving me unsure on whether I actually liked it or not.           The show includes an great cast of Lauren Graham, Peter Krause, and Craig T. Nelson just to name a f...