SSISD Fine Arts Find Spring Success; Set Sight on 2015 Fall Program
Apr17

SSISD Fine Arts Find Spring Success; Set Sight on 2015 Fall Program

Fine Arts Director Charles McCauley has announced the 2015 marching band show for the Sulphur Springs High School band. The announcement was made to the High School band on Monday. The fall show will be called “Astro”. The opening song is “The Jetsons” but has parts of Gustav Holt’s “The Planets” work in it as well. Thus, it is called “The Jetson’s Travel the Planets”.  The...

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SSHS One-Act Play Does Not Advance
Apr10

SSHS One-Act Play Does Not Advance

The Sulphur Springs High School One-Act Play, “Maelstrom”, about the life of Edgar Allan Poe, did not advance at bi-district competition Thursday in Longview. LaShay Woodard, Director of Theater Arts,  said it was perhaps the worst day ever. A tornado touching down a few blocks from the Longview theater did not help. Everything that could go wrong did go wrong she said. The show went well but went long. It ended at exactly...

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SSHS One Act Play Advances
Mar26

SSHS One Act Play Advances

The Sulphur Springs High School One-Act Play, Maelstrom, about the life of Edgar Allan Poe finished in the top three at District competition at Longview Pine Tree Wednesday to advance to bi-district competition next month. Three students also received awards for their performances.Liam Pollard, who played the role of Edgar Allan Poe, was named to the All-Star Cast. Sadie Evans and Carson McElwayne received honorable mention. Stage...

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SSHS Rhapsody Acapella Auditions
Feb24

SSHS Rhapsody Acapella Auditions

Sulphur Springs High School Choir Director Elizabeth Crutcher is having student auditions for a new Rhapsody Acapella group of about ten student singers. Rhapsody Acapella will be a pop group available for bookings and featured at choir concerts. Auditions will take place March 4-6, and Rhapsody Acapella will be a new addition to the school curriculum next year. “There has been enough interest in choir that next year...

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Sulphur Springs High School Theatre Arts Director Lesha Woodard has Selected Maelstrom
Jan14

Sulphur Springs High School Theatre Arts Director Lesha Woodard has Selected Maelstrom

Sulphur Springs High School Theatre Arts Director Lesha Woodard has selected Maelstrom for this year’s One-Act Play competition.  I talked about the play with Ms. Woodard Wednesday morning.

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