Welcome to Harvard-Westlake's 2017/18 Performing Arts Season!

To see a full list of HW Performing Arts events, visit the events calendar page.
For general ticketing information, please scroll down to the "FAQ" section.

Avoid waiting in line!

When purchasing tickets, select the "Print at home" delivery option and print out your tickets ahead of time to skip the lines.

US Improv Shows!

The Upper School Improv groups are proud to perform for you in the Rugby Theater!
The JACKANAPES and SCENEMONKEYS create completely improvised scenes inspired by audience suggestions!

Performances

JACKANAPES
Friday, May 11th at 4:00 and 7:00pm
Alexandria Ankai, Shana Brindze, Michael Corley (Connor), Esther Rose Grover, Eleanor Halloran, Caroline Kaleet (Coco), Charles Kogen, Sarah Lee, Michael Lehrhoff, Dahlia Low, Julia MacCary, Kaitlyn Mumford, Zoe Redlich, Jacob Schroeder, Scarlett Strasberg, Caroline Sturgeon, Lilah Weisman, Sirus Wheaton, Astor Wu

SCENEMONKEYS 
Friday, May 18th at 4:00 and 7:00pm
Nicole Bahar, Xenia Bernal, Rachel Brown, Catherine Crouch, Alexa Frandzel, Alexandra Goldstein, Clayton Hollander, Angel Hoyang, Alexander Kravec, Haley Levin, Marc Novicoff, Kaitlin Schrage, Eli Timoner, Jeanette Wong, Jordan Yadegar

Come enjoy some laughs and support HW's great Improv groups!

These events are general seating.
Tickets are available online and at the school bookstores.

Purchase tickets here!

US Playwrights Festival tickets are available!

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.

SERIES A: Friday, May 25th at 7pm and Saturday, May 26th at 2pm
LIFT EVERY VOICE by Samantha Lingard
Scenemonkeys/Jackanapes
IN THE SAME BOAT
by Charles Kogen
1:59 by Jarett Malouf
FISHBOWL by Annie Wendorf
MAPS by Zoe Redlich
LIKE THE WORLD IS GOING TO END by Sonya Ribner
LOVE(LY) by Michael Lehrhoff

Series B: Saturday, May 26th at 8pm and Sunday, May 27th at 3pm
A BRIDGE BETWEEN US by Andrea Yagher
ALEX IS (NOT) DEAD by Sophie Kim
INTERVIEW by Kitty Luo
SUNSET THROUGH A LENS by Eli Timoner
Scenemonkey/Jackanapes
MISCALCULATIONS
by Ryan Stanford
PENUEL by Savannah Weinstock

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

These performances are general seating.

Purchase tickets here!

Playwrights Festival poster 2018

(poster artwork by Victoria Steckel '19)

UPCOMING EVENTS

Ticketed Events (tickets become available a month before the event)
US Scenemonkeys Mother's Day Show at Hollywood IMPROV (ticket link coming soon)
US Playwrights Festival - May 25, 26, 27

Non-Ticketed Events
US Spring Instrumental Music Concert - April 27
US Spring Choral Concert - April 28
US Dance Showcase - May 2
US Advance Dance Showcase - May 3
MS Contemporary Dance Showcase - May 4
US Spring Jazz Concert - May 4
MS Acting Scene Night - May 8
MS Spring Instrumental Music Concert - May 12
MS Jazz Big Band and Combo Concert - May 18
MS Spring Choral Concert - May 24
US Seniors Symphony "In C" - May 29
US Senior Solo Night - May 29

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

Frequently asked questions

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

Tickets may also be purchased at the door.

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