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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

The Student News Site of Harvard-Westlake School

The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Theater Department releases 2013-2014 productions, dates

Sarah Novicoff May 31, 2013

The Upper School Theater Department announced “Hairspray” as the fall musical, “The Matchmaker” as the winter play and the annual Playwrights Festival as the spring production. “Hairspray,”...

Stand outs

Claire Goldsmith May 29, 2013

Students and faculty were recognized for their contributions to the school at the Awards Assembly Tuesday, May 28. Recipients of the the Bishop’s Medal and Veritas Award, the Blanche Nelson Boyle Award,...

Alumna marries in school chapel

September 4, 2012

By Maggie Bunzel Cinema studies and performing arts teacher Ted Walch officiated in the wedding of Claire Cochran ’06 and Kent O’Connor in St. Saviour’s Chapel on Aug. 25....

OWN show on Walch to air on Saturday

June 14, 2012

By Ally White An episode of “Real Life: the Musical,” featuring performing arts teacher Ted Walch will air on Friday, August 3. The reality TV show episode was originally...

Glass artist shares techniques

December 16, 2011

By Noa Yadidi Matthew Szosz, who was recently selected to take part in an exhibition at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, spoke to glass students last Thursday about his different techniques and experiences...

Walch announces ‘Laramie Project’ cast list

November 18, 2011

Performing Arts Teacher Ted Walch cast 17 students inthe winter play "The Laramie Project." Cast List: Cory Batchler Stephen Carr Jake Chapman Molly Chapman Autumn Chiklis Hank Doughan Nadia Dubovitsky Natalie...

Professional playwright holds workshop for writers

October 9, 2011

By Chloe Lister Professional playwright John Walch, nephew of Performing Arts teacher Ted Walch, had students stare at a pen and call out words beginning with each letter of the alphabet in order in a...

Singing in Spain

May 2, 2011

By Saj Sri-Kumar   Chamber Singers got standing ovations and cries of "bravo" in response to their performances over a 12-day spring break through Spain. The Chamber Singers toured the country,...

Middle school jazz musicians to play at Big Band concert

Chronicle Staff February 3, 2011

By Rebecca Nussbaum The middle school jazz band joined forces with two vocalists Friday Feb. 4  for the Big Band jazz concert. Molly Chapman ’14 sang "Almost Like...

Technical Director leaves for new job at CalArts

September 21, 2010

By David Lim Middle school performing arts teacher Grant Gorrell is leaving this week for a new position as assistant technical director at the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia. He has worked...

Middle School drama teacher resigns mid-year

December 16, 2009

By Alice Phillips Performing Arts teacher Foster Solomon is leaving Harvard-Westlake mid-year, after teaching at the school since 2007. He and his wife will move back east, according to Head of Middle...

Senior art to be displayed in gallery

November 11, 2009

By Erin Moy   Next Monday, the Feldman Horn Art Gallery will be filled with artwork from seniors who take AP Drawing, AP Design, Advanced Drawing and Painting III. 3D art and photos will also...

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