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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

Performing arts conflicts take students from athletic practices

May 24, 2011

By Robbie Loeb Before the volleyball game against Loyola, Head of the Performing Arts Department Rees Pugh interrupted practice and insisted that setter Stephen Carr ’12 leave to rehearse for...

‘That Darn Cat’

April 22, 2008

By Ali Pechman The school’s resident feline and miscreant known only as TDC (That Darn Cat) was caught two weeks ago by performing arts department technical director Josh Levy ’99. TDC was taken...

Seniors step in for cinema studies teacher

March 18, 2008

By Reina Factor The customary pranks played on unsuspecting substitute teachers would not work on these Cinema Studies substitutes.  They had taken time out of their own class schedule to...

Celebrities prepare students with ‘audition from hell’

February 13, 2008

By Ali Pechman “Hey, Tom Hanks again,” Kat Arenella ’10 heard across the Drama Lab Jan. 15, as Tom Hanks called her phone. “I saw you at the audition, and I thought you were...

Activist, producer to speak at assembly

Chronicle Staff November 9, 2006

By Ali Pechman Sound difficulties that plagued last year’s production of “Company,” such as static and microphone failure, will be eliminated by the purchase of an entirely new $120,000...

Maintenance storage room turns into scenery shop

Chronicle Staff October 10, 2006

This summer, the maintenance storage room in Hamilton Gym was divided to make a workshop for Rees Pugh, Head Carpenter. Scattered with old shower heads and lavatories, in recent years the room was used...

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