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Dallas Museum of Art Pollock exhibition to set high expectations

Photo courtesy of the Dallas Museum of Art.

Grant Spicer, Staff Writer

November 18, 2015

The Dallas Museum of Art is holding an exhibition from Nov. 20 - March 20, featuring the work of late American artist, Jackson Pollock titled “Jackson Pollock: Blind Spots”. The upcoming exhibition is $16 for admission and free for students under 11. This event is only the third of its kind in the...

Fine Arts AP test scores rank top in state

January 22, 2014

By Kara Hallam Staff Writer Students put your paintbrushes and pastels down. It is time to give a round of applause to Coppell High School’s Advanced Placement Fine Arts department which recently ranked within the top 10 in the state for the number of passes on AP exams in 2013. The AP Fine Arts ...

Teacher travels world on high seas

September 18, 2013

  By Kara Hallam Staff Writer Eric Franklin, a new Coppell High School fine arts teacher, is not your average instructor. Franklin traveled all around the world before his job at CHS as a theater technician for a Royal Caribbean International cruise. His time working for the cruise line came after receiving his theatre arts degree from Stephen F. Austin University. Q:...

Smith to pursue musical theatre career at BWU

Smith to pursue musical theatre career at BWU

May 15, 2013

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...