July 21, 2023

Go see Sophia at the Texas Shakespeare Festival!

Sophia Yastrebov is playing Kitty Bennett in Pride and Prejudice in the Texas Shakespeare Festival in Kilgore. She is also appearing in the Talent Show and Something Rotten. Shows continue through the end of July.

November 1, 2022

Sophia Lands Role!

Congrats to Sophia Yastrebov for landing the role of “Gertrude McFuzz” for Longview’s Artsview’s upcoming performance of Seussical!

May 4, 2022

Sophia Goes to Semi-Finals

Congrats to Sophia Yastrebov for advancing to semi-finals in the high school DFW NATS Auditions for Musical Theatre!

May 4, 2022


Hooray to Michelle Gamez, ETBU Worship Student, for winning 2nd Place in Contemporary Commercial Music at the DFW NATS Auditions!

April 30, 2021

Most Outstanding Students

I would like to give a shout out to my students who were awarded Most Outstanding certificates at ETBU in the Music Department:

Caitlynn Bonnett: 2020-Musical Theatre, 2021-Vocal Performer

Amanda Cook: 2021-Concert Choir

Shelby Nallin: 2021-Worship Studies

April 30, 2021

College Successes

Congrats to my ETBU student, Caitlynn Bonnett, for being accepted at TTU’s Matador Opera Camp! She has been cast as Despina in their performance of Cosi fan tutte.  She sang Despina’s aria, Una donna a quindici anni, for her junior recital and sang it for her audition! Way to go Caitlynn!

November 24, 2019

All Region Choir

Congrats to Haley Britt for making All Region Choir!

November 24, 2019


Congrats to Sophia Yastrebov for being cast as Race in Artsview’s, Newsies. She will also understudy for the leading female role of Katherine.

May 5, 2019

Superior Ratings!

Congrats to East TX students, Haley Britt and Kaitlynn Graves for receiving a Superior Rating at the 2019 UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest!

November 13, 2018

Pre-Area Winner!

Congrats to Carmen Vermilion for being placed 2nd Chair Soprano II at Pre-Area Auditions for All State Choir! Yay!

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