Niles West News

The Director’s Studio Screams Success

By Mara Shapiro

January 26, 2011

You know a play is successful when you are constantly hearing gasps and laughter from an audience.  This not only happened for one of the intriguing plays that I had the pleasure of seeing, but instead happened for all seven of the student-directed plays in Niles West Theatre’s The Direc...

Niles West Theatre Puts on a Festival of Student-Directed Plays

By Mara Shapiro

January 12, 2011

Starting Friday, Jan. 14 and ending Saturday Jan. 15, Niles West Theatre will be putting on The Director’s Studio, a multitude of student-directed plays, in the Black Box Theatre. There are a total of 14 different 10 minute...

Niles West Theatre Puts on “The Jungle Book”

By Mara Shapiro

November 30, 2010

Starting Thursday, Dec. 2 through Saturday, Dec. 4, Niles West Theatre will be putting on the play The Jungle Book in the Robert L. Johnson Auditorium. The play is a new adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's classic story. It is ab...