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The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

(left to right): Quinn Callaghan 21, Walt Schoen 21, and Staff Writer Lucas Cohen-DArbeloff 23 perform in the school play.

Spring musical premieres online

Natalie Cosgrove April 29, 2021

The spring musical, "All the Livelong Day," premiered on Vimeo on April 24. The musical is an original work created by composer Stephen Schwartz. The performance explores individual pandemic experiences...

Choir travels to New York City to perform at famous Carnegie Hall

Sophia Musante March 4, 2020

ART INSPIRATIONS: Alto I and II Chamber Singers smile for the camera on Valentine’s Day during their trip to Carnegie Hall. Members of Chamber Singers, Bel Canto and Wolverine Chorus performed in...

Members of The Jack Riley Experience perform at the Valentines Day-themed Coffeehouse. Credit: Frank Jiang

Students perform at Valentine’s themed Coffeehouse

Frank Jiang February 11, 2019

Students performed at the Valentine’s Day-themed Coffeehouse in Chalmers East on Feb. 11. Many musical performers, including The Jack Riley Experience, Daniel Novikov ’21, Imani Allen ’19 and...

Students talk with children from the school.

Credit: Alex Goldstein/Chronicle

HW Outreach Performers hold workshops with elementary and middle school students

Saba Nia February 14, 2018

Harvard Westlake Outreach Performers put on a variety show at local middle school St. Martin in the Fields on Feb. 9 and at the Jewish Home for the Aging on Feb. 10. HWOP is a student-run club that creates...

Symphony performs in Pasadena

Sarah Lee November 29, 2016

Students in the Upper School Symphony performed a concert for the elderly at the Pasadena Presbyterian Church Nov. 9. This was the symphony’s first performance of the year, and the musicians wanted to...

Ensembles to collaborate in Europe

Katie Plotkin March 13, 2016

Chamber Singers will tour Poland and Germany March 29 to April 9. “I’m super excited,” Elizabeth Gaba said. “I feel like we’re such a tight-knit group already, and I’m really looking forward...

Golden Performance: Dancers display their golden tickets as the other children plead for them. Credit: Pavan Tauh/Chronicle

Dancers perform ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’

Kitty Luo March 12, 2016

Advanced Dance II students depicted characters such as Willy Wonka, Charlie Bucket, Veruca Salt, Mike Teavee, Augustus Gloop and Violet Beauregarde during their show “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,”...

Chamber performers sing at choral conference

Kristin Kuwada March 10, 2016

The Chamber Singers were selected as one of five high school choirs from hundreds of choirs in the western United States to perform a concert for the Western Division Conference of the American Choral...

Musicians to perform in Pasadena

Kitty Luo February 15, 2016

Chamber Singers will perform at the upcoming American Choral Directors Association Western Division Conference in Pasadena Feb. 26-27. The conference will include exhibits, concerts and educational clinics...

Students to showcase ‘The Madwoman of Chaillot’

Tiffany Kim January 14, 2016

Students will perform “The Madwoman of Chaillot” Feb. 5-7. “The play was written at the end of the Second World War in France by a man who had grown up during the glorious ‘fin de siècle’ period...

Get Lit Players slam poetry group performs for sophomores during class meeting

Adam Yu October 8, 2015

The Get Lit Players, a slam poetry team in Los Angeles, performed during sophomore class meeting Sept. 28. The Get Lit players hoped to spark student interest in slam poetry. They also wanted to recruit...

Students to perform ‘The Glass Menagerie’

Sammi Handler May 15, 2015

Students from the Actor and the Stage classes will perform “The Glass Menagerie” in the Drama Lab Monday at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free, and the performance will be about two hours and 15 minutes....

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