Niles West News

Meet Me in a Minute: Cameron Broderick

By Connie Lay-Ngo

December 7, 2012

Stretched out on the floor and raising one arm to his toes, junior Cameron Broderick prepares himself for his rehearsal performance. He bounces about the Black Box Theater, trying to get himself in character for his lead role as...

CPS Strike is Unnecessary

By Ivana Kosir

September 12, 2012

It's day four of the teachers' strike in Chicago, and regardless of what politicians might say, negotiations aren't near completion. For those of you who don't know, on Monday, Sept. 10, Chicago Public School teachers wen...

“Chicago” Razzle Dazzles the Crowd

By Mara Shapiro

May 14, 2012

Students and staff alike stroll into the Robert L. Johnson Auditorium laughing, talking, and searching for seats. More chatter ensues until the lights dim and it is time to start the show.  "Chicago" begins with Velma Kelly, se...

Lights, Camera, “Chicago!”: An Inside Look at Niles West Theatre’s “Chicago”

By Mara Shapiro

May 3, 2012

[media id=198] Those who frequent Niles West Theatre productions know what the Black Box looks like when a performance is being held: lights, various props such as tables and chairs, and tons of different sets. However, Friday, A...

Warped Tour Survival Guide, Comment to Win a FREE Ticket

By Justin Kang

May 25, 2011

If you like music, you’re probably going to Warped Tour and/or Lollapalooza, and you probably don’t feel like spending a fortune so you’re going to Warped Tour.  If this is your first time going to Warped Tour, do not be afraid because you...