2019-2020 Season:
"Exploring New Worlds"

 
 

 
 
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WESTLAKE IMPROV TROUPE & "Newbie night"
FRIDAY, AUGUST 30, 2019 - 7pm

 
 

 
 
 

October 24-26, 2019 - 7pm
William Shakespeare’s “MACBETH”

Find audition information HERE.

Public Performances:
Thursday, October 24
Friday, October 25
Saturday, October 26
7pm - Black Box Theatre


 
 

 
 
 

November 14-16, 2019

”BACK TO OZ”

An Original Adaptation of
L. Frank Baum’s “The wonderful Wizard of oz”

Find audition information HERE.

(EISD Elementary ONLY Daytime Performances: 11/14 and 11/15 at 9:30am and 1pm)

Public Performances:
Friday, November 15 (7pm)
Saturday, November 16 (2pm and 7pm)
Black Box Theatre

 
 

 
 
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December 5, 2019 - 6pm
Theatre I End-Of-Semester Productions

Theatre I End-of-Semester Performances are open to the public.  Show titles to be announced in November 2019.

 
 

 
 
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December 6, 2019 - 7pm
Westlake Improv Troupe
(& Special guest performances TBD)

For WIT's second show of the year, they'll welcome some special surprise guests, to be announced in late November. 

January 10, 2020 - 7pm
Westlake Improv Troupe

WIT will take the stage again to kick off the second semester on January 10 at 7pm in the Black Box Theatre.  Admission for WIT performances is always by donation only.  These shows fill up fast, so be sure to arrive early to get the best seats!

 
 

 
 
 

JANUARY 17-18, 2020 - Time TBD
4th Annual Westlake Theatre PlayFest

If you missed this the past two years, DON'T MISS IT THIS YEAR.  Westlake Theatre's Playfest returns in a new format: creative students will work collaboratively to write, cast/audition, rehearse, direct, and ultimately perform a series of short original works... all in the span of 24-hours.  
More information (including admission, show times, and how to get involved) will be posted in December 2019.

 
 

 
 
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March 2020 - Dates TBD
UIL One Act Play

Our UIL One Act Play show title will be announced in Fall 2019.  This 40-minute, ensemble-based, "festival" production will audition in December.  
Preview Performance - Westlake HS PAC
Friday, February 28 at 7pm
Admission: $5

Contest Dates:
ZONE -
Monday, March 2 - Austin ISD PAC
DISTRICT - Monday, March 9 & Tuesday, March 10 - Austin ISD PAC*
BI-DISTRICT:
March 26 - Austin ISD PAC*
AREA:
April 4 – Smithson Valley HS*
REGION:
April 14-18 (Date/Location TBD)*
STATE:
April 30-May 2 (Date/Location TBD)*

*Participation in these events TBD.

 
 

 
 
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April 3, 2020 - 7pm
Westlake Improv Troupe

WIT's final Black Box show of the year will be a celebration!  Be sure to join us as we send off our superb senior troupe members.

 
 

 
 
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April 15, 2020 - 6:30pm
Spring Showcase

The Westlake Theatre Spring Showcase performances will be a variety of scenes, monologues, musical numbers, and student directed short plays.  Theatre II, III & IV students are the focus of this event, but all Westlake Theatre students are given the opportunity to take the stage!  Admission is by donation only to this Black Box event.

 
 

 
 
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May 7-9, 2020
Student Directed One Act Plays
(SDOAP 2020)

The shows you've waited all year long to see!  This series of short plays will be directed by advanced theatre students.  Audition dates are typically in late March or early April.  Show titles and specific show performance dates will be made available at that time. All shows take place in the Black Box Theatre. Check back soon for more info.

Show Dates:
Thursday, May 7 at 6:30pm  /  Friday, May 8 at 6:30pm  / Saturday, May 9 at 2pm and 6:30pm