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The Show Starts Now

The Show Starts Now

June 5, 2017

Coffee House

Larissa Herold, Editor-in-Chief

February 22, 2017

Filed under Briefs, News

Coffee House, a variety show and silent auction, will be Friday, Feb. 24 at 6:30 in the cafeteria. The show is being organized by the choir boosters. “Coffeehouse is more like an open mic night,” choir director Wendi Burwinkel said....

High School Spirits

Hannah May, Reporter

September 29, 2016

Filed under News

Starting at 3:50 p.m., students eagerly poured into the gym as the pep rally began. With the drumline starting, the band joined in, and soon everyone was singing the school alma mater. After that, the crowd hushed as the choir s...

See You on Broadway

Anna Qi, News Editor

June 18, 2016

Filed under Features

The entire auditorium is dim, and the audience is buzzing with excited whispers. It is five minutes until showtime and every seat from the left to the right wing of the stage is full. Even so, people are still filing in one after a...

Maverick Choirs End Year on High Note at Spring Trip

Caroline Yong, Opinions Editor

June 7, 2015

Filed under Briefs, News

On the weekend of May 15-17, the Maverick choirs traveled to Dallas for their spring trip. The choirs competed in the Seasons Music Festival and won various awards. Chamber Singers and the Meistersingers each won a trophy for...

Mav Choirs Sing All the Winning Notes

Caroline Yong, Reporter

May 9, 2014

Filed under Briefs, News

Choir UIL, held at the PAC on April 24, turned out to be a major success. All four choirs received Sweepstakes, which is the highest rating possible in UIL competitions. “Getting Sweepstakes was a wonderful surprise,” senior...

Choir Puts on a Great Show

Choir Puts on a Great Show

November 19, 2013

“Lights, Camera, Follies”: Choir Students to Perform Annual Show

Nikki Eduave, Reporter

October 28, 2013

Filed under Briefs, News

A movie without music is like an overcooked toaster waffle: dry and extremely boring. Watching Jaws without its signature ominous E-F note progression would not be the same. How else would viewers know when the shark was approaching...

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