Westwood Horizon

Theater Students Perform Modern Greek Tragedy for UIL

Theater Students Perform Modern Greek Tragedy for UIL

March 25, 2019

Throughout March, Westwood Theater performed their UIL competition show Iphigenia 2.0., written by Charles Mee. The story follows Euripides’ original Greek tragedy about love and sacrifice, but told...

Students Volunteer at Indian Classical Music Circle of Austin

Students Volunteer at Indian Classical Music Circle of Austin

March 12, 2019

Students volunteered at the Indian Classical Music Circle of Austin (ICMCA), a non-profit organization supporting music lovers in Austin highlighting Indian dance and music, on Saturday, March 9. The concert ...

Orchestra Students Perform at Pre-UIL

Orchestra Students Perform at Pre-UIL

March 3, 2019

Orchestra and band students had a concert at the Round Rock ISD Performing Arts Center (PAC) on Tuesday, Feb. 16, to prepare for full orchestra UIL. The three orchestra and band levels began learning...

Choir Holds Pre-UIL Concert to Showcase Music

Choir Holds Pre-UIL Concert to Showcase Music

March 2, 2019

Prior to their UIL competition, head director Mr. Andre Clark held a Pre-UIL Concert for the Varsity Women and Chamber Choirs on Tuesday, Feb. 26 at Hope Presbyterian Church. The two groups showcased...

Band Students Showcase Their Skills in UIL Solo and Ensemble

Band Students Showcase Their Skills in UIL Solo and Ensemble

February 28, 2019

Band students performed and competed at the annual UIL Region 26 Solo and Ensemble Contest on Saturday, Feb. 23. This contest determined what score students would receive and whether they would advance...

SunDancers Compete in Houston

SunDancers Compete in Houston

February 28, 2019

After a season of hard work, SunDancers attended a contest on Sunday, Feb. 23, in Houston. The dancers left on Friday and returned on Sunday after a full weekend of team bonding, shopping, and dancing....

Chamber Choir Competes in Madrigal Festival

Chamber Choir Competes in Madrigal Festival

February 27, 2019

For the first time under choir director Mr. Andre Clark, Chamber Choir performed at Madrigal Festival on Feb. 23. The festival in San Antonio is a chance for varsity mixed choirs from across the sta...

SunDancers Host Annual Westwood Dance Classic

SunDancers Host Annual Westwood Dance Classic

February 15, 2019

SunDancers hosted the annual regional dance competition, Westwood Dance Classic (WDC) on Saturday, Feb. 10. Coming from over fifteen different schools and companies, students competed against each o...

Band Students Perform in Symphonic Camp

Band Students Perform in Symphonic Camp

February 12, 2019

The Westwood Band held their third annual Symphonic Camp Clinic & Concert on Friday, Feb. 8 and Saturday, Feb. 9. Guest directors were hired to help each band improve upon UIL pieces, as well as perfo...

Students Audition for Dance Competition in Los Angeles

Students Audition for Dance Competition in Los Angeles

February 8, 2019

Eight students made their way to Los Angeles on Friday, Jan. 25 to compete in an upcoming dance competition and show hosted by JTBC, a prominent South Korean broadcast company. The students went as...

Musical Theater Students Present Production of ‘Legally Blonde’

Musical Theater Students Present Production of ‘Legally Blonde’

February 6, 2019

Presented by the Westwood Theater, the musical adaptation of Amanda Browns’ Legally Blonde creates an impressive mesh between high school naivety and the hardship stemming from true love and heart...

Band Students Participate in Region 26 Band Clinic and Concert

Band Students Participate in Region 26 Band Clinic and Concert

February 1, 2019

Region 26 band students performed in the annual All Region Band clinic and concert on Friday, Jan. 25 and Saturday, Jan. 26. After auditioning in December, the students who placed high enough had the opportu...