The Holiday Season Deficit: Why No Thanksgiving Tunes?

The Holiday Season Deficit: Why No Thanksgiving Tunes?

Colette Benoit, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Thanksgiving music. A topic that is not mentioned or considered during the holiday season. It is highly probable that many people have never even thought of the prospect of Thanksgiving-themed music; most could not name a single song.  But why is it left out? Is it because of people’s obsession with holiday music, or is it simply because people do not know any Thanksgiving songs?

Read more »

Breezes November Musician Spotlight: Judith Thomas, MHS English Teacher

Breezes November Musician Spotlight: Judith Thomas, MHS English Teacher

Karen Rose, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories

It is no surprise that MHS houses a great number talented artists— their creations are always showcased along the art hallway walls, and their musical talents shared at the beloved Coffeehouse performances. Not only do students carry this artistic flair, but teachers as well. This Breezes artist spotlight showcases none other than the fabulous Judith Thomas– who has a passion that goes beyond teaching English to high school students.

Read more »

Music’s Enlivening Effects on Students in a Traditional Classroom Setting

Music’s Enlivening Effects on Students in a Traditional Classroom Setting

Colette Benoit, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

When a person hears the word “music,” they might not immediately associate it with having any importance or value in education. But in reality, music plays a larger role at MHS than most people think. Music has the ability to influence learning in ways you might not even be aware of.

Read more »

Minnetonka High School Theatre Presents On the Town this November

Minnetonka High School Theatre Presents On the Town this November

Anna Sagrillo, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

It’s wartime in 1944, and three sailors are On the Town in New York for their 24-hour shore leave. Each seek their own adventure in the Big Apple before returning to war. All three find conflict, excitement, and romance in Leonard Bernstein’s classic musical.

Read more »

Student Fashion: Inspiration and Individuality at Minnetonka High School

Student Fashion: Inspiration and Individuality at Minnetonka High School

Sophie Moore, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Walking the halls of Minnetonka High School, it does not take long to spot a student or teacher rocking trendy new styles, popular street fashion brands like Supreme or Thrasher, or vintage finds from a thrift shop. In light of the recent closing of the annual Milan Fashion Week, now is a timely opportunity to explore the individual styles of students at Minnetonka High School.

Read more »

Attack on the arts: Why art programs struggle and why they matter

Attack on the arts: Why art programs struggle and why they matter

September 29, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

After spending a short amount of time around Minnetonka High School, one would most likely be familiar with “The Four A’s” the administration loves to advocate for: Activities, Academics, Arts, and Athletics. Although hearing this mantra repeated dozens of times throughout the year might be the norm for Minnetonka students, it is rather unusual that such a phrase includes “Arts” at all, especially when compared to the struggle that arts programs face nation-wide to earn recognition and funding.

Read more »

Login