Who we are...
Originally formed over a decade ago as the extracurricular arm of a small technical theatre program, TEC has grown to include over one hundred members of the Westlake High School student body. It now has a direct impact on nearly every student in the district through its behind-the-scenes support of actors, athletes, and musicians alike.
Westlake Community Performing Arts Center
Television Broadcast Crew: Season 12
The Westlake Television Broadcast Crew is excited to announce its 12th year of producing content for all home and away varsity football games! New this year is a state wide distribution on channel 323 Time Warner Sports, 9am Sunday mornings. Go Chaps!
Shrek the Musical
A word from the Stage Manager, Zachary Thornburg-
When I think about musicals, Shrek isn’t exactly the first show to come to mind. Having only seen the movie, I had trouble picturing a giant dragon chasing a talking donkey, while breathing fire on stage. To be honest, a lot of people including myself were skeptical and didn’t know what to expect. But, week by week as we put together an entire new stage and set, I became more and more intrigued by the show. Around that time, I started listening to the soundtrack of the Broadway version of the show and it didn’t take long for my view of the show to make a full 180. The next week, I got to hear the choir rehearse for the first time, and I had to do a double take because it sounded so similar to the Broadway recording. Needless to say, I couldn't wait to see the show come alive on our stage. Rehearsal week was insane... Click to continue reading