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The Making of Footloose

October 7, 2011

Filed under Entertainment, Features

By Emma Berkel It’s said that movie remakes never live up to the original, and while many will come to see a remake in honor of its predecessor, that same nostalgic factor can lead to a viciously negative reception. A mere r...

Leander Theater OAP District Results

April 12, 2011

Filed under Features, Fine Arts

By: Haley Hartwick This past Wednesday, April 6th, the Leander Theatre One Act Play cast and crew competed in district competition with their production of, Four Baboons Adoring the Sun. The cast and crew competed with six e...

2011 Academy Awards Ready the Red Carpet

February 25, 2011

Filed under Entertainment, Features

By Cody Zivley and Haley Hartwick This year marks the 83rd Annual Academy Awards which will be hosted by James Franco and Anne Hathaway none other than at the Kodak Theater of Hollywood. This year nominations were received w...

2010 Texas Thespian Convention Results

November 29, 2010

Filed under Features, Fine Arts

By: Haley Hartwick Leander Theater Students competed in the 2010 Texas Thespian Convention on November 18th-20th.  The students have waited a long time to show off their stardom and they definitely proved themselves with nine ...

The Lone Star Showdown

November 16, 2010

Filed under Entertainment, Features

By Haley Hartwick This year marks the 117th rivalry game between Texas and Texas A&M. This rivalry dates all the way back to 1894 and is the longest-running, third most played rivalry in Division I-A college football. T...

iDance

November 8, 2010

Filed under Features, Fine Arts

By: Erin Andary The Blue Belles hosted the third annual iDance show at the Leander High School Performing Arts Center on Saturday, Nov. 6 at 1p.m. and 7p.m., the evening show selling out completely. All five LISD high school...

Austin City Limits 2010

October 8, 2010

Filed under Entertainment, Features, News

By Matt Klein If you have been bummed about missing out on this year’s Austin City Limits, don’t worry. Those sold out 3-day wristbands that everybody is dying to have are still available. Even without a wristband, Austin h...

Bringing back some ‘Glee’

September 28, 2010

Filed under Entertainment, Features

By Haley Hartwick September 21 marked the anticipated day that millions of Glee lovers had been waiting for, the premiere Glee of Season 2!  This season is to be jam packed with new songs, epic dancing, and of course juicy d...

TV Favorites

September 22, 2010

Filed under Entertainment, Features

By: Erin Andary Here is the line up for the rest of the week. Wednesday, September 22nd ABC        Cougar Town- Premieres @ 8:30pm The Middle- Premieres @ 7pm Modern Family- Premieres @ 8pm FOX        ...

TV Favorites

September 20, 2010

Filed under Entertainment, Features

By Erin Andary Fall is here which not only means time for school, but also time for your favorite shows to come back with new and exciting seasons. Here’s the lineup for Monday and Tuesday night that you’ve been waiting...

UIL One Act Play Advances to Region

April 14, 2010

Filed under Features, Fine Arts

By Lauren Smith The evening of April 9, 2010 was one a great joy for the cast and crew of Picasso at the Lapin Agile, the UIL One Act Play. Breezing through Zone and District competitions last week, this week they advanced...

Beauty and the Beast slated for 5 performances

January 27, 2010

Filed under Features, Fine Arts

Theater audiences will experience the magic of Beauty and the Beast presented by Leander High School drama department from Jan. 28 through Jan. 31. The characters, the story, the music, the sets come alive in a two hour dazzling...

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