Reflecting on “Cabaret”

Reflecting on “Cabaret”

Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday since Sept. 5, the sound of actors’ feet moving swiftly across the floor as they dance the Charleston and singers harmonizing floats out of Rugby Theater, the drama lab and the dance studio. According to Performing Arts Department Head Rees Pugh, “Cabaret” presents the young actors in the Harvard-Westlake production […]

Department announces Cabaret cast list

Cast: Emcee: Jake Schroeder Cliff: Michael Gaven Sally: Charlotte Weinman Schneider: Alex Goldstein Schultz: Alec Davila Ernst: Jakob Klein Kost: Tarin North Customs Officer / Klub Denizen: Will Newhart Max / Klub Denizen: Jordan Yadegar Bobby / Klub Denizen: Tyler Ganus Victor / Klub Denizen: Shana Brindze Maitre D’ / Klub Denizen: Clay Hollander Sailor […]

Her last song: Elizabeth Edel stars as Maria in ‘West Side Story’

Her last song: Elizabeth Edel stars as Maria in ‘West Side Story’

Elizabeth Edel ’16 will star as Maria in the Upper School production of “West Side Story” in November. “She’s great,” co-director Michele Speares said. “I think she’s amazing. I think she has one of the strongest voices, and she can sing. The score is crazy, complicated and challenging. She can sing it without batting an […]

By Default

Daniel Faltus is employed for less than three months out of the year as the musical director of the fall musical and he’s not on annual payroll, but he has an Harvard-Westlake School ID card. He uses it to buy food at the cafeteria before heading off to the Drama Lab during seventh and eighth […]