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Choir Performs Diverse Music at ‘Cabaret’

Choir Performs Diverse Music at ‘Cabaret’

April 30, 2019

Following last year’s theme of ‘The Grammys,’ Westwood Choir presented Cabaret, with the theme of ‘Music Festivals,’ on Saturday, April 27. This year’s theme offered a wide variety in ch...

IB Seniors Present a Diverse Interpretation of Art

IB Seniors Present a Diverse Interpretation of Art

April 15, 2019

After a two-year long assignment, IB Art students were able to showcase their pieces in the IB Art Exhibition, which took place in the Lecture Hall throughout the week. The assignment was left f...

Band Prepares for Contest with Pre-UIL Concert

Band Prepares for Contest with Pre-UIL Concert

April 12, 2019

Friends and family gathered to watch the band perform in the Pre-UIL concert in the band hall on Wednesday, April 3. The top two bands, Wind Ensemble and Wind Symphony, worked countless hours both du...

Students Explore Forms of Art through Escapade

Students Explore Forms of Art through Escapade

April 11, 2019

SunDancers, Warrior Pride, dance classes, cheer, and middle school dance programs shared the stage for Escapade on Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6 to celebrate their abilities and passion for...

Students Advance in Band Solo Contest

Students Advance in Band Solo Contest

April 4, 2019

The band hall bustled with excitement as students prepared for the annual band solo contest on Saturday, March 30. After the preliminary round, three students from each instrument section moved on to ...

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...