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fine arts week courtyard potteryMay 21-25

Join the approximately 1600 West students who participate in the week-long showcase of the Arts.

This is free and open to the public!

There will be daily presentations from our theater, dance and music programs in the Auditorium and LMC. The Colucci Gallery will showcase the best work from visual art students, this spring semester. On Friday, the Art Department Pottery and Jewelry Sale will be held in the courtyard. The famous West Pottery Auction will occur at lunch following the Art Department Awards Ceremony. During the ceremony, the Art Department will announce scholarships for our outstanding seniors and recognize Wisconsin Scholastic Art Award winning students.


Auditions

Theater Auditions

Fine Arts Week "One Act" auditions will be held on Monday, April 9th from 3:00-8:00pm in the Auditorium. Cold reading.  Scripts will be available at auditions. Questions? Email Ms. Walker.  You do *NOT* need to have taken a fine arts class this year to be an actor in a "One Act" piece.

Music Auditions

Fine Arts Week Music Recital auditions are being held all week, April 9th-13th. See Mr. Cao, Dr. Eckel, or Mr. Schrank for individual audition times and audition forms.  All performers must have taken a fine arts class (music, dance, theater, visual art) at West this year.

Fine Arts Week Rock Band auditions are being held on Tuesday, May 1st after school in the Band Room (2082). See Mr. Cao to sign up for a time and get an audition form.  All performers must have taken a fine arts class (music, dance, theater, visual art) at West this year.

Dance Auditions

Fine Arts Week Dance auditions will be held on Wednesday, April 18th starting at 4:00pm in the Choir Room (3043). All dancers must be present at audition and dance must be finished (but not necessarily performance ready). Audition forms and sign up times can be obtained from Kelle Adams in room 1164A before and after school or in the Cafenasium during periods 3 and 4. Questions? Email Ms. Adams.  All performers must have taken a fine arts class (music, dance, theater, visual art) at West this year.


Events

Monday, May 21st

Auditorium Performances

Tuesday, May 22nd

Auditorium Performances

Library Recitals

Wednesday, May 23rd

Auditorium Performances

12:00pm: Pottery Olympics at lunch in the Courtyard (Speed Bowl & Tallest Cylinder Competition)

5:30-6:30pm: Art Reception in the Colucci Gallery

7:00pm: Grand Finale Concert in the Auditorium

Thursday, May 24th

Auditorium Performances

Friday, May 25th

Auditorium Performances

9:00am-3:00pm: Annual Pottery & Jewelry Sale in the Courtyard

12:00pm: Art Department Awards Ceremony in the Courtyard

Pottery Auction in the Courtyard directly following the Art Department Awards Ceremony

12:15-12:30pm: Taiko Drumming Performance (on Ash Street) 

Keep an eye on this page and our Facebook page for Fine Arts Week updates!


2016 Fine Arts Week Photos

2015 Fine Arts Week Photos

2014 Fine Arts Week Highlights