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K-Pop Club Featured on Award Show

K-Pop Club Featured on Award Show

December 21, 2018

In the early hours on Thursday, Nov. 29th, a direct message was sent to the inbox of Kpop Club’s Instagram page, asking for a very special request. Melinda Barrett ‘20, Social Media Manager of K-Pop C...

Seniors Shine with Directorial Debut

Seniors Shine with Directorial Debut

December 19, 2018

Given the opportunity to put on a performance of their very own, theater students Trevor Wyatt ‘19 and Simon Thomas ‘19 directed their fellow students in a play called 13 Ways To Screw Up Your Colleg...

Band Winter Olympics Unifies Students

Band Winter Olympics Unifies Students

December 19, 2018

The officers of  Westwood Band held the annual Band Winter Olympics on Wednesday, Dec. 12 in the band hall. The Winter Olympics consisted of several activities where each instrument section competed fo...

MUSE Holds First Official Concert for Charity

MUSE Holds First Official Concert for Charity

December 12, 2018

Members of the MUSE club held their first official band event of the school year on Sunday, Dec. 9. The performance was held at the Domain in front of iPic Theaters where there was a stage for the...

Choir, Orchestra Combine to Deliver Holiday Songs

Choir, Orchestra Combine to Deliver Holiday Songs

December 11, 2018

While in the past members of the orchestra program have been the accompaniment for choir concerts, this year the choir and Symphony orchestra held a joint Winter Concert on Friday, Dec. 7, at the Rou...

Band Showcases Holiday Cheer at Winter Concert

Band Showcases Holiday Cheer at Winter Concert

December 7, 2018

The Westwood Band brought festive cheer with the music in their holiday concert at the Round Rock ISD Performing Arts Center on Thursday, Dec. 6. All four bands performed for family and friends after...

SunDancers Hold Auditions

SunDancers Hold Auditions

December 6, 2018

SunDancer hopefuls began an arduous four-day process of auditioning for the elite dance team, from Monday, Nov. 26, to Thursday, Nov. 29. Results for the auditions were announced on Friday, Nov. 30 at...

MUSE, HOSA Volunteer to Spread Christmas Cheer

MUSE, HOSA Volunteer to Spread Christmas Cheer

December 3, 2018

Students from MUSE and HOSA teamed up to volunteer at the Renaissance Retirement Home from 12-3:00 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1. Students in MUSE performed Christmas pieces while HOSA students painted holiday...

Orchestra Students Encapsulate Winter in Concert

Orchestra Students Encapsulate Winter in Concert

November 29, 2018

Orchestra students from three different orchestra levels showcased their talents in the Winter Concert held on Tuesday, Nov. 27, at Hope Presbyterian Church. Each orchestra performed three different ...

Choir Hosts Pre-Area Audition

Choir Hosts Pre-Area Audition

By Mae Bruce, A&E Editor

November 14, 2018

Filed under Arts

Choir students from all over the Austin area traveled to Westwood on Tuesday, Nov. 13, in order to compete in the Pre-Area TMEA Choir auditions that would determine their next placement for the Area aud...

Theater Students Artfully Portray ‘The Coloring Book’

Theater Students Artfully Portray ‘The Coloring Book’

November 14, 2018

Performed by the Theater Department, students presented an adaptation of Bradley Walton’s The Coloring Book that had the adept ability to avidly entertain and teach the minds of young children about the wro...

Westwood Learning Community Concert Unifies Choir Programs

Westwood Learning Community Concert Unifies Choir Programs

November 7, 2018

Representatives from choirs of all schools in the Westwood Learning Community performed their music at a choir concert on Nov. 1 at the Performing Arts Center (PAC). For many students, singing in this...