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ISAS Spotlight: From gouache to clay, visual artists try new mediums

ISAS Spotlight: From gouache to clay, visual artists try new mediums

Mia Fares
April 20, 2017 • 42 views
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Visual artists had the chance to showcase their work and explore new mediums at the 50th anniversary of the ISAS Arts Festival.

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Day in the Life of an ISAS Arts Festival actress

Day in the Life of an ISAS Arts Festival actress

Irene Vazquez, Editor-in-Chief
April 17, 2017 • 93 views
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Read about the Day in the Life of Irene Vazquez, who acted a scene from "Intimate Apparel" at the ISAS Arts festival.

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ISAS Spotlight: “Eurydice” moves audiences

ISAS Spotlight: “Eurydice” moves audiences

Amy Liu and Mia Fares
April 13, 2017 • 97 views
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A modern twist on an ancient Greek myth, "Eurydice" will premiere in the Black Box Theater on April 13.

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ISAS Spotlight: Musician Parker Guinn

ISAS Spotlight: Musician Parker Guinn

Amy Liu and Mia Fares
April 8, 2017 • 24 views
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Visual arts and theater groups attended the ISAS Arts Festival April 6-8. Read about highlights and interesting artists.

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French Symposium takes students to European coastline

French Symposium takes students to European coastline

April 5, 2017 • 62 views
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French Symposium at Atascocita High School entailed sand castle building, drama group rehearsals and grueling grammar tests.

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Under Review: “Get Out” brings social commentary as horror flick

Under Review: “Get Out” brings social commentary as horror flick

Irene Vazquez, Editor-in-Chief
March 29, 2017 • 6 views
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Jordan Peele's directorial debut "Get Out" is a multi-layered movie featuring social messages about race relations hidden within the horror-comedy plot.

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Senior videographer attends South by Southwest Film Festival

Senior videographer attends South by Southwest Film Festival

Sophie Gillard and Max Westmark
March 27, 2017 • 8 views
Filed under Art, Culture, Multimedia, Showcase, Video

Westmark is the executive producer of "Breakfast," a short film that was accepted by the SXSW film festival. He attended the festival March 10-18.

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AP Art History explores New York museums, views artwork off the page

AP Art History explores New York museums, views artwork off the page

Eli Maierson, Staff Writer
March 23, 2017 • 6 views
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The AP Art History class travelled to New York City to visit art museums and watch the opera "La Traviata."

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Under Review: “A Series of Unfortunate Events”

Under Review: “A Series of Unfortunate Events”

Irene Vazquez, Editor-in-Chief
March 7, 2017 • 49 views
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The beloved children's book series "A Series of Unfortunate Events" have been revived in a Netflix original show, which stays true to the source material with its witty, dry tone and spot-on casting.

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Spring Musical “Curtains” challenges performers, features show-within-a-show

Spring Musical “Curtains” challenges performers, features show-within-a-show

Sophie Gillard, Staff Writer
March 1, 2017 • 157 views
Filed under Culture, Photo Galleries, Showcase

Johnnycake's spring musical "Curtains" featured ballroom dancing, old-school jazz, and humorous writing. See photo gallery here.

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What I learned at the art exhibition “Recollecting Dogon”

What I learned at the art exhibition “Recollecting Dogon”

Kate Habich, Staff Writer
February 28, 2017 • 57 views
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On Feb. 15, French students visited the Menil Collection to explore "Recollecting Dogon" and to hear one of the featured artists describe his work French. Staff writer Kate Habich discusses her takeaways.

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Day in the Life of a “Curtains” ensemble member

Day in the Life of a “Curtains” ensemble member

Maggie Ballard and Sophia Kontos
February 24, 2017 • 255 views
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Read about a day in the life of preparing for the spring musical "Curtains," from chorus actresses Sophia Kontos and Maggie Ballard.

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