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Jazz ensembles make spring debut

Jazz ensembles make spring debut

Kennedy Williams, WTV Staff Reporter
April 4, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

Both jazz ensembles gave their debut performances at Frisco Arts in the Square Saturday. The annual festival allows professional artists and musicians from across the area to present and sell their works as well as showcase elementary, middle, and high school performing arts groups throughout Frisco ISD...

Art students aim for goal

Art students aim for goal

Reem Khan, Guest Contributor
April 3, 2017
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Art 1 students are participating in a drawing contest with the winners getting their work in the 2018 Dallas Cup calendar. “I think the soccer project is great, I think it benefits both the tournament to get some exposure but also allows students to showcase their work outside of the classroom,” art ...

Student art showcased at Arts in the Square

Student art showcased at Arts in the Square

Olivia Kirklin, Editor-in-chief
March 31, 2017
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The 8th annual Arts in the Square will be held this Saturday and Sunday at Frisco Square. “The event features over 120 of some of the best local and regional artists selling their handmade creations,” according to the Frisco Square website. “Artists compete in the following categories: Fine...

Review: Bavarian Grill

Review: Bavarian Grill

Emma Marom, Guest Contributor
March 30, 2017
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Hidden in a strip mall, the Bavarian Grill is Plano’s version of a year-round Oktoberfest. A trip to this festivity of German and Bavarian mix will leave your stomach and wallet full. Featuring two different menus, one meat and one vegetarian, prices range from $5-15 dollars a meal. Regardless of...

Popularity of piercings

Popularity of piercings

Melody Akbari, WTV Staff Reporter
March 28, 2017
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It doesn't take to much effort to spot someone with earrings around campus. The popularity of piercings have soared as they became a rite of passage for many people as they make their own choices as eyebrows, lips, and nose piercings only scratch the surface. “I like my piercing, and I got them bec...

Sophomores launch Dreaded clothing line

Sophomores launch Dreaded clothing line

Davis O'Brien, WTV Staff Reporter
March 27, 2017
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Three students on campus have decided to become entrepreneurs. With companies like Supreme on the rise, sophomores Ben Turner along with Jonathan and Thomas Dao have decided to create their own clothing brand known as Dreaded. “Me, Ben and Jonathan, we’re all into the fashion industry so we...

Review: Platia Greek Kouzina

Review: Platia Greek Kouzina

Catie Reeves, Staff Reporter
March 24, 2017
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Other than the usual pita chips and hummus dip, many people are very unfamiliar with authentic Greek cuisine. Platia is a restaurant new to Frisco, just opening a couple of months ago. Serving a unique assortment of entrees original to the Greek culture, its environment is truly fresh to the community. ...

Band takes final steps for leadership positions

Band takes final steps for leadership positions

Ian LaPerre, WTV Staff Reporter
March 23, 2017
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Band leadership auditions start Thursday and finish Friday. These auditions will determine which students will be the drum majors, section leaders, and squad leaders of the marching band next season. Any student who’s going to be in the band next year can try out for drum major, but only sophomores a...

DART art lands senior a spot in the DMA

DART art lands senior a spot in the DMA

Wingspan Staff
March 21, 2017
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Mind blowing, ecstatic, shock are just a few of the words senior Linh-Hoa Nguyen used to describe her thoughts after receiving Honorable Mention in DART's Annual Student Art Contest and will have work displayed at the Dallas Museum of Art April 18-30. "I was ecstatic when I heard the good news," Nguyen said ...

Acting allows junior to break out

Acting allows junior to break out

Caitlyn Kleibert, WTV Staff Reporter
March 20, 2017
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For many students, seventh grade is nothing more than the middle of middle school. But for junior James Matthis it was the start of a career.   “I started acting because everybody else was doing sports, everybody else was doing music you know,” James said. “I wanted to do something differen...

Curtain closes on theater’s UIL One Act Play

Curtain closes on theater’s UIL One Act Play

Brooke Colombo, News Editor
March 17, 2017
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Theater performed its show And They Danced Real Slow in Jackson in the District 13-5A UIL One Act Play competition at Wakeland Thursday. The group didn't advance, but members are still pleased with their performance. “I've been in UIL shows for the past seven years and it is my favorite part of the...

NAHS hosting first art show Friday

NAHS hosting first art show Friday

Ariella Rodrigues, WTV Staff Reporter
March 16, 2017
Filed under A&E, Showcase

The school’s National Art Honors Society is having an art show for the first time  on Friday from 5 - 7 p.m. in the gym hall. Art teacher Pernie Fallon along with the rest of the NAHS is hosting a museum night to display  the artwork made by the school’s art students with Visual Art, 3D Art ...

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