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The Work Is Worth it: The Gablettes take the stage at NDA

The Gablettes posed for a picture in their colorful kick costumes waiting to take the stage.

Stephanie Andrade, Staff writer

March 31, 2020

Gables' award winning dance team, the Gablettes, faced the stage once again at the National Dance Alliance (NDA) competition on Thursday, March 5th. NDA trains dancers from middle school level to college level and holds competitions for dancers all around the country. The Gablettes prepped for Friday...

Sofia Sanz de Acedo: The Journey of Dance

Sofia Sanz de Acedo, a graduate of the CGHS class of 2015, recently became a cheerleader for the Miami Dolphins.

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

December 11, 2019

After Sofia Sanz de Acedo finishes the week surrounded by her eager students and literary essays, where she teaches English at Brownsville middle school, she trades in her pens and paper for pom-poms to cheer on the sidelines of the Dolphin's stadium. To others, this contrast may be surprising, but...

Gablette Alumni Kick Their Way Back Into the Dance Room

Erika Díaz (current director), Connie Mosure (Gablette founder 1975), Rosanna Karpiak (former coach and Mosure’s former dancer), Bertha Lowell (former coach) at the Kelsie Karpiak Memorial.

Stephanie Andrade, Staff writer

December 1, 2019

Since 1975, Coral Gables Senior High has had the honor of having its very own Gablettes dance team represent the school at the local, state, and national levels. This all-inclusive and powerful team is always representing the best parts of the school; whether it is academically or in the athletic department, ...

Fall Frolics 2019: Another Season, Another Memorable Show

Gablette Chris Caceras, performing in

Nataly Leiva and Stephanie Andrade

November 26, 2019

On Nov. 20 and Nov. 21, the Gablettes, the national winning dance team of Coral Gables Senior High, held their annual dance show “Fall Frolics” in the school auditorium. They were accompanied by the Leonettes, the Ponce Middle School dance team, Gablette Minis and the Golden Knight’s Dance tea...

Gablettes: Kickin’ it Since 1975

The Gablettes, a timeless staple at Coral Gables Senior High have proved that through hard work and ambition anything is possible.

Natalie Abrahantes, Staff Writer

September 18, 2019

High kicks and checkered vests have been a staple at Coral Gables Senior High (CGHS) since the very beginning, but the Gablettes, founded in 1975 by director Connie Mosure, were not always as recognized as they are now. Initially, Mosure was the gymnastics teacher at Gables who was asked to create a new p...

A Night in Paradise: One More Attempt at a Magical Homecoming

Student Activities Director Ms. Suarez poses with her students at the last Coral Gables Senior High homecoming dance in 2017.

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

September 15, 2019

Despite the hype that high school homecoming dances receive in the media and the fond memories that former generations of Cavaliers have of their special night, recent attempts at promoting the dance have fallen flat. Historically, homecoming has been held off-campus in high-end venues. Thus, homecoming...

Coral Gables Senior High School Homecoming Guest Application

Pictured above is the official Coral Gables Senior High promotional poster for this year's homecoming dance, which will take place at the Donna E. Shalala Center at the University of Miami and will be themed

Daniel Toll, Co-Editor-in-Chief

August 27, 2019

Attention all Gables students! Are you concerned that your significant other will not be able to attend your homecoming? Not to worry, fellow Cavaliers. Click here to have access to Gables's official homecoming guest application, where your "Night in Paradise" can be shared with all the ones you love. The...

The Last Ride: Gablettes Compete at the National Dance Alliance

One of the group dances they performed was the varsity kick routine, which placed second in the finals.

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

Last Thursday, the Gablettes embarked on their trip to Orlando, where they competed in the American Dance Alliance (ADA) National Championships. This is their first time competing at ADA, and the team prepared tirelessly for this occasion. It is their last competition of the season, and for all of the...

The Gablettes Take on the ADA State Championship 2019

The varsity contemporary team dances to “All That I Am” on the ADA stage.

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

January 29, 2019

This past Sunday, Jan. 27, the Gablettes had a hectic but extremely exciting day of competition. They competed at the American Dance Alliance (ADA) State 2019 Championship, which is their last competition before they compete on the national level. They brought seven dances to the championship, and each...

The Woman Behind Mr. Coral Gables

Dominic Babin focused on working hard to achieve her goals and become a Posse scholar.

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

December 28, 2018

It has been a tradition here at Gables that each year, the loved and celebrated Mr. Coral Gables competition be run and developed by one of our very own students, typically a Gablette. This year, the behind the scenes operator was Dominique Babin, a senior officer of the Gablettes dance team. Now...

Gablettes Compete at the American Dance Alliance Regionals

The Ensemble group dance proudly poses with their first overall medals at the ADA Regional Competition

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018

This Saturday, Dec. 8, was one of the most important days of the year for our very own Gablettes and Co. Dance Team. They had their first Regional Competition of the year, which consisted of a stressful, yet exciting day of dance. The competition was hosted by the American Dance Alliance (ADA) and took...

Fall Frolics 2018: The Show Of the Season

The Gablettes performed in their traditional red-and-while costumes and danced their iconic line-kick during this year's Fall Frolics event.

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

November 17, 2018

The Gablettes amazed the crowds on Thursday and Friday night with their annual Fall Frolics performance in the auditorium of Coral Gables High School. The nationally-acclaimed dance team was accompanied by other groups such as Gables Bhangra, The Leonettes and several class periods of the dance elective. Parents,...

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