The Review

Dance concert features flashback performances

Dance concert features flashback performances

Ashley Yen, Staff Writer

April 25, 2019

The Upper School Dance Concert, Flashbacks and Favorites, will be performed on April 26 and 27 at 7:30 pm in the Lowe Theater.

Students compete at annual Latin convention

Students compete at annual Latin convention

Laney Chang, Online Section Editor

April 16, 2019

Upper School Latin students traveled to Austin to compete in the Texas State Junior Classical League convention on April 5 and 6.

French students win second place at Symposium

French students win second place at Symposium

Bailey Maierson and Wenqing He

April 12, 2019

On March 22 and 23, the French Symposium team won second place overall at Plano East High School.

Art History class visits New York City

Art History class visits New York City

April 2, 2019

From March 28-31, Art History students traveled to New York City. The students toured classic American art museums such The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art, The Whitney Museum of American Art, and the Frick Collection.

“9 to 5” explores feminism in work environment

“9 to 5” explores feminism in work environment

Fareen Dhuka, Online Section Editor

March 23, 2019

On March 1 and 2, Upper School students performed "9 to 5," a musical that showcases the theme of female empowerment in a work environment.

Behind the scenes, stage managers ensure show goes on

Behind the scenes, stage managers ensure show goes on

Rahul Rupani, Matthew Samson, Alex Tinkham, Ryan Doughty, and Davis Rae

March 21, 2019

Stage managers organize a show by running the cast, giving backstage cues and facilitating communication between the director and the set crew.

International Fair exhibits unique cultures, traditions of countries

International Fair exhibits unique cultures, traditions of countries

March 8, 2019

On March 6, students and faculty participated in International Fair with traditional food and other cultural items to represent countries from all over the world.

Choirs, orchestras perform at annual Choral-Orchestral Festival

Choirs, orchestras perform at annual Choral-Orchestral Festival

Gabrielle Solymosy and Russell Li

February 15, 2019

With less than a month to prepare, Upper School choirs and orchestras collaborated in the annual Choral-Orchestral Festival on Feb. 4.

Art and architecture classes visit local museums, art installations

Art and architecture classes visit local museums, art installations

Ethan Kinsella and Pragya Devashish

February 14, 2019

On Jan. 31 and Feb. 1, architecture, 2D and 3D Art classes took a field trip to the Houston Museum District and gained insight on artistic styles and techniques.

East Asian Affinity Group celebrates Chinese New Year with traditional food, music

East Asian Affinity Group celebrates Chinese New Year with traditional food, music

Grace Randall and Owen Butler

February 13, 2019

On Jan. 31, the East Asian Affinity Group exposed students to East Asian culture and traditions by hosting a celebration of the Lunar New Year.

“Red Herring” explores love stories, murder mystery

“Red Herring” explores love stories, murder mystery

Indrani Maitra, Staff Writer

February 12, 2019

The Upper School Spring Play "Red Herring" revolved around a 1950s murder and international conspiracy.

Canadian author speaks to students about cross-cultural communication

Canadian author speaks to students about cross-cultural communication

Bailey Maierson, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019

On Jan. 17, Canadian author Jean-Benoît Nadeau spoke to students about his journalism career and the French language.

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