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Put on the spot, improv show debuts

Put on the spot, improv show debuts

Yael Even, Managing Editor

January 24, 2020

Acting on the spot, the first improv show of the year showcased the school’s Improv Troupe Thursday evening in the Black Box Theatre. “It went really well,” senior Lauren Head said. “It’s always a little nerve-racking because you can’t prepare beforehand, but it’s always a lot of fun...

Evoking manic with Halsey’s new album

Evoking manic with Halsey’s new album

Haille Hughes, Guest Contributor

January 24, 2020

Featuring an upbeat vibe, Halsey's new album Manic is an empowering set of songs. It's similar to her typical music style, and continues her indie-pop music career.  Some of the songs are collabs with other artists, such as BTS's SUGA, in "SUGA's Interlude". SUGA's Interlude combines both artists ar...

Spinning Out dives deeper into mental health

Spinning Out dives deeper into mental health

Ana Toro, Guest Contributor

January 24, 2020

Netflix’s new drama series Spinning Out is about a 21-year-old girl named Kat Baker who was cursed with her mother’s bipolar disorder. Kat’s career was halted after she suffered an injury during a figure skating competition which affected her mentally, and caused her to lose faith in herself o...

Theatre students look to prove their improv skills

Theatre students look to prove their improv skills

Paul Lee, WTV Staff Reporter

January 23, 2020

Redhawk Theatre is putting their acting skills to the test for the Winter Improv Show Thursday in the Black Box Theatre starting at 7 p.m. “We’ve been working really hard,” improv troupe president, sophomore Jessica Daly said. “We’ve been working since the beginning of the year to get every...

Artistic Expressions: volume 9

Artistic Expressions: volume 9

January 22, 2020

Hundreds of students on campus take part in the many fine arts courses offered at school and each week Wingspan profiles one such student in this weekly feature.

Sweet Hut serves scrumptious baked selection

Sweet Hut serves scrumptious baked selection

Hannah Beeler, Guest Contributor

January 21, 2020

From Taiwan to Texas, boba tea is something that has become a world wide trend. In the Dallas area boba tea shops are nearly as popular as Sonic with Plano’s Sweet Hut Bakery and Cafe a standout amongst a crowded list. When you walk into the store you are greeted by the smell of an assortment of...

From the field to the stage, winter guard begins

From the field to the stage, winter guard begins

Grant Milleson, Guest Contributor

January 17, 2020

With the change in seasons, color guard has transitioned to winter guard with daily rehearsals leading up to the groups first competition on Saturday “The end goal for us is to just put on a great performance,” color guard director Eric Mills said. “We want the audience to leave feeling som...

Changing closet to studio, Weidenbach finds her own space

Changing closet to studio, Weidenbach finds her own space

Ana Cuen Alcelay, Guest Contributor

January 16, 2020

The 10 foot by 11.6 foot art closet in the H Hall used to be solely for storage. Now, with a desk and fairy lights, it is the makeshift art studio of senior Megan Weidenbach.  “My schedule is really tight this year with the classes that I'm taking,” Megan said. “So AP drawing didn't have a...

Dance 4 students become the teachers

Dance 4 students become the teachers

Kanz Bitar, Staff Reporter

January 15, 2020

Wanting to give her students some experience in leading a dance class, Assistant Dance Director Sarah Cadungug is giving each of her dance 3 and 4 students the opportunity to lead their class in exercise starting Tuesday. “The dance 3 and 4 students are each going to pick a day and are going to b...

King and Cardinal spices up their burgers

King and Cardinal spices up their burgers

Thanmayi Bomu, Guest Contributor

January 14, 2020

King and Cardinal is an American burger joint with a touch of Indian spice. But it’s not just burgers, as the menu has many options to choose from. From Aloo Samosa to Thai wings, to Choco brownie thickshake to ice cream, there are more than 60 items to choose from. Walking in, the first thing that is likely to catch one’s eye is the number...

Securing her spot in All-State Choir

Securing her spot in All-State Choir

Ananda Ghoshal, Staff Reporter

January 13, 2020

For the first time in school history, a Redhawk is on the Texas All-State Choir after junior Megan Guidry claimed the third chair in the All-State Mixed Choir at Saturday’s area auditions.  “It feels really incredible to be the first person from Liberty to make the All State Choir, I really di...

Art students master perspectives with interior design drawing

Art students master perspectives with interior design drawing

Abby Wang and Haille Hughes

January 13, 2020

Looking at something from a different angle, Art 1 students are being tasked with designing a room as they study one point [interior] perspective.  “I am having the Art 1 students create and design their own room [a media room, living room, bedroom, or kitchen] all while doing it in one po...

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