Looking Back: Photography III students host showcase on the Vietnam War

Students and faculty reflected on the tragedies of the Vietnam War at the Photography III showcase, “Then and Now,” on Jan 22. The showcase, which was curated by Emma Spencer ’18, consisted of photographs of war veterans, including science teacher Walt Werner and English teacher Jeffery Kwitny. The photography students also displayed pages of old newspaper […]

Mind, body, soul: Students host show on body language

Blingo Blango, a photography showcase that focused on body language and expression, held its reception Jan. 8 at the Feldman-Horn Gallery during break. Visual arts teacher Kevin O’Malley said he was intrigued how many students are unaware of the meaning behind various types of body language, even though it is a fundamental way people communicate. […]

Dancers address diversity in ‘Love’ showcase

Dancers address diversity in ‘Love’ showcase

Students and faculty danced in response to recent global events at the Upper School Dance Concert March 3-5 in the Rugby Auditorium. “In difficult times, we need one another.  This is our way of giving back to our community,” director and Performing Arts Teacher Cyndy Winter said. “Our means is dance, and our goal is […]

Dancers to hold show

Students from Advanced Dance I will perform in a showcase for clients and volunteers of The Arc Foundation of Ventura County on Dec. 6. The Arc Foundation is a nonprofit organization committed to helping individuals with developmental or intellectual disabilities. The dancers have been working on two whole-class and eight small-group dances since September, all […]

Students present digital stories in showcase

Students present digital stories in showcase

Students from the HW Go! Vietnam trip displayed their final film and photography projects in Ahmanson Lecture Hall on May 18. In January, a group of 16 students traveled to Vietnam with Upper School Visual Arts Department Head Cheri Gaulke. Each student selected an aspect of Vietnamese culture or history to study and on which […]

Photo Gallery: Advanced Dance II Showcase

The Advanced Dance II yearly showcase took place in Rugby Auditorium March 4, 5, and 6. This year’s show was movie-themed. The show was primarily choreographed by the Advanced Dance II students, Hallie Brookman ’12 said.  The showcase entailed 96 numbers, varying from group dances, to duets, to comedy scenes featuring Scene Monkeys. Each number […]

Senior art show to open next month

  By Rebecca Nussbaum and Lara Sokoloff Advanced Placement Studio Art and Advanced Drawing and Painting III students showcase their work in Feldman Horn Gallery as a culmination of their three years in the art department. The art has been on display since March 22, and the official opening will be held next month. Since […]