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Cinco Ranch Fine Arts Department Presents “Big Fish”

Cinco Ranch Fine Arts Department Presents “Big Fish”

Joshua Piper, Staff Writer

January 13, 2020

Come join Cinco Ranch HS for their Spring Fine Arts Musical "Big Fish"! Based on the celebrated novel by Daniel Wallace and the acclaimed film directed by Tim Burton, “Big Fish” tells the story of Edward Bloom, a traveling salesman who lives life to its fullest…and then some! Edward’s incredible,...

Featuring Alumni – Claire A Jac Jones

2003 CRHS graduate Claire A Jac Jones transitioned from the world for theater set design to running her own Tiny House design business business. The Cinco alum credits her high school CTRC experience for setting the foundation of her career pathway in design.

Claire Haigwood, Staff Writer

April 1, 2019

After a successful high school career with the Cinco Ranch Theater Company and achieving a  bachelor’s degree of Fine Arts, alumnae Claire A Jac Jones thought she knew exactly what kind of career she wanted to have. “I started off in the theater world,” Jones said. “I worked as a scenic designer, a pai...

Theatre Company performs “She Kills Monsters” for last time this weekend

Protagonist Agnes Evans (Gunder) watches from the sidelines as Lilith, played by junior Elyssabeth Pratt, defends Tilly Evans, played by junior Kaia Helmer, her game girlfriend, from the homicidal fairie Farrah, played by junior Avery Connor. In the play, Agnes (Gunder) enters a world her sister created in Dungeons and Dragons before her family died in a car crash. Because it's an alternate universe they play in, her sister remains alive and this allows her to better understand Tilly ( Helmer).

Seth Ritchie and Joanne Chavali

April 6, 2017

Cinco Ranch Theatre Company will perform its UIL one-act play “She Kills Monster,” originally written by Qui Nguyen on April 7th and 8th at 7:00 p.m. in the PAC. Tickets are $5 each. The play follows Agnes (Autumn Gunder) as she learns about her recently deceased sister Tilly (Kaia Helmer) th...

Theatre Company presents modern adaptation of Taming of the Shrew

Seth Ritchie, Staff Writer

January 18, 2017

The Cinco Ranch Theatre Company will perform their adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, with an additional 1:30 p.m. showing on the last day. The Company has been busy rehearsing since November. “Right now we are just doing run t...

Theatre company presents Rock Of Ages

Crew members get ready to move the set for a scene change. The theatre company prepared for this production months in advance, building the set, painting and rehearsing the play over and over.

Joanne Chavali, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 13, 2016

The theatre company performed Rock Of Ages  tonight at 7:30. Originally by Chris D'Arienzo, the plot follows Drew Boley (Dylan Boyd) and Sherrie Christian (Skyler Sadler) as they both try to chase their dreams of fame down in Hollywood during the late 80's. The show raises curtains tomorrow at ...

CRTC presents ‘You Can’t Take It With You’

Sophomore Carly Luczak and senior Kat Terry rehearse Cinco Ranch Theatre Company's spring production

Roba Abousaway, Staff Writer

January 22, 2015

Cinco Ranch Theatre Company’s spring production “You Can’t Take It With You” opens tonight at 7:30 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center. The show will run through Saturday, January 24.

Fall shows center on “The Wizard of Oz”

Sara Saavedra, Staff Writer

October 17, 2013

Cinco Ranch Theatre Company and Cougar Band’s fall shows. The band’s show "If I Only Had..." is performed at every varsity game at halftime and CRTC’s "The Wizard of Oz" will open Oct.10 and run through Oct.12. Both fine art departments chose the Wizard of Oz independently and found that it worked out...

Gags, guffaws, giggles: Comedy Sportz enters tenth season of high school improv

Left to right: Senior Braden Baumbach, sophomore James Yoder, junior Rebecca Russell and junior Kameron Knott await the beginning of the match.

Snovia Moiz, Staff Writer

February 15, 2013

It is fast paced and funny. It requires acting without thinking. It is Comedy Sportz. “Comedy Sportz is an improvisation comedy show that is set up with a match based competition style,” Theatre Tech teacher Stephen Brown said. “Acthletes, as they are called, perform in special games using...

‘Shake-ing’ things up

 Junior crew member Celina Tiedtke works on painting part of the set. Crew members of all grades worked together to make the play the best it could be.

Snovia Moiz, Staff Writer

November 5, 2012

After the success of "One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest", the Cinco Ranch Theatre Company (CRTC) will begin preparing for its next play, "Midsummer/Jersey". However, this year the company will perform two shows in the fall instead of one per each semester as it was in the past. The title of the pl...

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