performances

Performances

See what’s going on at Northwest Academy this season! You can find out below what performances are taking place.

Mar 10, 2017 |

Oliver

Buy Tickets — Consider yourself at home with Lionel Bart’s classic musical based on Charles Dickens’ novel, Oliver Twist. The Tony and Olivier Award-winning show is one of the few musicals to win an Academy Award for Best Picture and is widely hailed as a true theatrical masterpiece by actors and audience members alike. The… Read More


Jan 24, 2017 |

Winter Dance Concert

NWA’s Winter Dance Concert will be held one night only, on Friday, January 27th at 7:00 pm at Catlin Gabel School’s Cabell Center Theatre (8825 SW Barnes Rd, Portland, OR 97225.) It will include the work of all of Northwest Academy’s dance classes: Middle School, High School, and Arts After Hours. Participating students will need… Read More


Nov 20, 2016 |

Our Town

Buy Tickets — Our Town by Thornton Wilder Described by Edward Albee as “…the greatest American play ever written,” this Pulitzer-Prize winning drama follows the small town of Grover’s Corners through three acts: “Daily Life,” “Love and Marriage,” and “Death and Eternity.” Narrated by a stage manager and performed with minimal props and sets, audiences… Read More


May 10, 2016 |

Arts Week 2016

Arts Week is here. Join us in celebrating the artistic endeavors of our incredibly talented and creative singers, dancers, visual artists, poets, musicians, theatre artists, writers, photographers, and media artists with this week-long celebration. DYNAMO showcases our middle school student-artists and ESPRIT showcases our high school student-artist. WHEN: DYNAMO Tuesday, May 17th at 7pm Wednesday,… Read More


  • Challenging Academics and Intellectual Curiosity

    At every grade level, we respect our students’ abilities to comprehend challenging ideas and demonstrate their understanding with insight and creativity.

    Challenging Academics and Intellectual Curiosity
    Engaging Classes
  • a partnership of academics and the arts

    Northwest Academy is committed to inspiring students to discover their intellectual and artistic voices in a creative and supportive atmosphere fueled by curiosity and constructive challenge.

    a partnership of academics and the arts
  • Downtown Portland is our extended classroom

    Students utilize the Central Library, Portland State University, and nearby museums and performing arts centers.

    Downtown Portland is our extended classroom
  • College Counseling

    Our College Counselor works with students to find schools that will be a good match for them. Northwest Academy graduates attend a diverse selection of colleges and universities across the country including Duke University, Bard College, New York University, and Rhode Island School of Design.

    College Counseling
    College application workshop