Niles West News

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...

Mary Vo: A Dancer with a Dream

By Connie Lay-Ngo

March 16, 2012

She is a student with many titles. Some refer to her as the senior Poms captain, Orchesis officer, former NWN news anchor and member of Break Beatz, or as an exceptionally passionate dancer. Others know her as Mary Vo. Vo's dedication to dance is planted deeply in her he...

Orchesis Dance Company to Present “Fierce”

By Angie Barnas

March 8, 2012

The Niles West Orchesis Dance Company is presenting their annual show Thursday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m. through Saturday, March 10 at 7:30 p.m in the Robert L. Johnson Auditorium. "Im ready for this show to start because every year is different, but this year there is s...

Poms Team to Travel to Disney World for Nationals

By Angie Barnas

February 1, 2012

Less than a year after its first state qualification ever, the Varsity Poms Team, lead by senior captains Mary Vo, Elizabeth Mangulabnan, and junior captain Evangeline Alpogianis, placed first in an away camp competition and qualified for Nationals, which is being held at Disney...