Welcome to Harvard-Westlake's 2014/15 Performing Arts Season! 

To see a full list of HW Performing Arts events,
please click on the "Events Calendar" link in the upper left of this page.

If you have any questions, please scroll down to the "FAQ" section
to see if it is answered below,
and contact the Box Office Manager for further assistance.

~~~~~~~~Tickets Currently Available~~~~~~~~

  • MS Play tickets now available!

    Tickets for the Middle School Spring Play “Dancing at Lughnasa”
    are now available!

    Performances will be in the Katzenberg Black Box Theatre:
    Thursday, April 23rd at 7:00 pm
    Friday, April 24th at 7:00 pm
    Saturday, April 25th at 7:00 pm
    Sunday, April 26th at 1:00pm 

    General seating
    Please note that this theatre has limited seating
    and is much smaller than the Saperstein Theatre.

    **We are using a new ticketing system**
    (Online sales now only accept credit cards)

  • Upper School Playwrights Festival!

    Playwrights Festival tickets are now on sale!

    The Playwrights Festival is an annual showcase of original, student written one-act plays. On average, close to two hundred students, teachers, professional mentors and directors are involved each year.

    Harvard-Westlake Improv Groups
    the Scenemonkeys and the Jackanapes
    will also be performing at each event.

    Series A: Friday, April 24th at 7pm and Saturday, April 25th at 2pm
    In Passing by Covi Brannan and Sydney Concoff
    Man Up by Kenneth Noble
    Bromeo and Julius by Sabrina Batchler
    Never Swipe Right by Jessica Dickman
    The Gates by Marianne Verrone
    Fresh Air by Jacob Goodman 

    Series B: Saturday, April 25th at 8pm and Sunday, April 26th at 2pm
    Text by Laurel Rand-Lewis
    Followers of Osiris by Hannah Dains
    Who Am I This Time by Chloe Shi
    A Little Help From My Friend by Jared Gentile
    The Exceptional Childhood Center by Dylan Schifrin
    Rest In Peace by Sammi Handler 

    To see a full list of cast members and directors, please click here.


    Ticketed Events (tickets become available a month before the event):
    US Spring Jazz Concert - May 1
    US Improv group "The Jackanapes" - May 8
    US Improv group "Scenemonkeys" Mother's Day Show - May 10
    (off campus event, tickets sold at Hollywood IMPROV)
    US Improv group "Scenemonkeys" - May 15
    US Spring Choral Concert - May 22, 23

    Non-Ticketed Events
    US Dance Showcases - April 28, 29
    US Spring Instrumental Music Concert - April 28
    MS Spring Instrumental Music Concert - April 30
    MS Contemporary Dance Workshop Showcases I & II - May 8
    MS Acting Scene Night - May 12
    MS Spring Choral Concert - May 21
    MS Jazz Combo Concert - May 22
    US Senior Solo Night - May 26

    For exact event times and locations, please take a look at our Events Calendar.

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    If you have any other questions or concerns,
    please contact the Box Office Manager at
    boxoffice@hw.com or mouellet@hw.com or call (818)487-6563.

  • Extra Tickets, Refunds and Exchanges

    Please contact the Box Office Manager at least 24 hours before a performance if you have extra tickets you will not be using.

    No refunds or exchanges will be processed the day of a performance. Please contact the Box Office Manager at least 48 hours in advance to return or exchange tickets.

    Please turn in any unused tickets to the Box Office Manager before a performance begins so the tickets can be opened up to resell.

    Any unused tickets given to the Box Office Manager on the day of a performance are considered a donation and the purchase amount will not be refunded.

    No refunds or exchanges can be processed for past events.

  • Will Call

    All tickets at Will Call must be picked up at least 15 minutes before the start time of an event. Tickets that are not picked up at this time can be resold to those waiting to purchase tickets.
  • Latecomers and No-Shows

    Latecomers are not guaranteed their seats. If you arrive late, please enter the Theatre as quietly as possible and take the first available seats to minimize disturbing other audience members.

    There are no refunds on tickets for not attending an event.

  • Wait List and Sold-Out Events

    If an event is sold-out, please contact the Box Office Manager to be placed on a wait list.

    If you have been placed on a wait list, please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start time of a performance to check in with the Box Office Manager. Latecomers will be placed last on the list.

    On the day of a sold-out performance, a wait list will be available at Will Call 1 hour before the start time.

We currently accept the following: Visa Master Card Student ID Card


Melissa Ouellet (Box Office Manager)
Melissa Ouellet
Box Office Manager

(818) 487-6563

General Information
(818) 487-6564
(recorded information only)

Purchase Tickets

Tickets may also be purchased at the door.