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Westminster’s Orchestras

Teja G., Staff Writer

March 17, 2017

Filed under Audio, Fine Arts

Westminster has no shortage of musical talent. From the small violin to the huge double bass, each instrument can come together to make a beautiful sound. This is exactly what happened in the All School Orchestra Concert. Every...

Art: A Middle School Favorite

Trip M., Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

Filed under Fine Arts

  Photo By Trip M. (Material Investigation Project) Art is a class offered at Westminster from Pre-First all the way through senior year. It is the most popular elective here in the middle school. The art projects vary throughout the year, and the favorites also...

Behind the Scenes of Behind the Scenes

Brantley S., Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

Filed under Fine Arts

Photos by Brantley S. Many students consider trying out for the middle school plays and musicals, but most shy away due to fear of rejection. Most middle schoolers don’t know how the casting, rehearsal, and productio...

High School Musical Jr. Behind the Scenes

Sai T., Staff Writer

January 27, 2017

Filed under Fine Arts

  Every school year, the DramaCats in the middle school will host two to three plays, and this semester the students will unveil a special production of High School Musical Jr. on February 3 and 4. The DramaCats have been working on the productio...

All-State: Band vs. Orchestra

Anand S., Staff Writer

January 26, 2017

Filed under Fine Arts

Photo Courtesy of Paige Barber Every year the best of the best musicians in Georgia attend two auditions in order to participate in All-State band or orchestra. The top middle school students are then selected to perform in ...

Band and Orchestra Balance Fun and Responsibility

Connor L., Staff Writer

January 26, 2017

Filed under Fine Arts

Photo Courtesy of Paige Barber The eighth-grade Orchestra members are ecstatic about the upcoming trip to Disney and what it will have in store for them, but will it affect their academics, student life, or athletics? After ...

Behind the Scenes of Westminster Theatre

Max N

December 5, 2016

Filed under Fine Arts

To those outside of the Westminster theatre world, it can seem strange or random how plays and musicals are chosen. Everyone knows that there's one play and one musical, but the details can seem blurry. How do Susan McMillan,...

Fall Play Preview

Max N

October 19, 2016

Filed under Fine Arts

One of the biggest first semester events in the Middle School is the fall play. It’s a chance for actors and actresses in the Middle School to show their skills to their peers. This year, the play being performed is The Best...

The Actors and Actresses of Westminster

Max N

September 12, 2016

Filed under Fine Arts

Who knew that Westminster had so many drama professionals in the building? In fact, quite a few teachers at the middle school have been professionally involved with drama, including Adam Fry, Jennifer Finlayson, and Susan McMillan...

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