The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

BEHIND THE SCENES: Actress Beanie Feldstein ’11 shares her experience as a woman in the entertainment industry with upper school students through Zoom on May 6. EMPOWER leaders Dahlia Low ’20 and Lilah Weisman ’20 hosted the discussion as a part of the school’s Multicultural Week.

Actress Beanie Feldstein advocates for women

Melody Tang June 16, 2020

In place of La Femme’s annual EMPOWER conference, actress Beanie Feldstein ’11, who starred in the critically acclaimed movies “Lady Bird” and “Booksmart,” spoke with students about her identity...

Alumna debuts in “Hello, Dolly!” on Broadway

Alexandra So April 26, 2017

Beanie Feldstein ’11 made her Broadway debut April 20 in "Hello, Dolly!" as Minnie Fay, a shopgirl working in the hat shop of Irene Molloy, a widow who is searching for romance. "Hello, Dolly!" is a...

Alumnus makes Time 100 list

Kate Schrage April 26, 2017

Time Magazine named Ben Platt '11 one of the 100 Most Influential People of 2017 April 20, following his starring role in the Broadway musical "Dear Evan Hansen." The alum, best known for performances...

Jonah Platt '04 performs as Fiyero in

Platt brothers to star in New York musicals

Kamala Durairaj September 3, 2015

Jonah Platt ’04 will make his Broadway debut Sept. 15 as Fiyero in “Wicked,” and his brother Ben Platt ’11 will perform the titular role in an off-Broadway production of “Dear Evan Hansen.” Jonah...

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