performances

Performances

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

Apr 14, 2015 |

Brighton Beach Memoirs

Buy Tickets — Project Theatre is proud to present Brighton Beach Memoirs.  Here is part one of Neil Simon’s autobiographical trilogy: a portrait of the writer as a young teen in 1937 living with his family in a crowded, lower middle-class Brooklyn walk-up. Eugene Jerome, standing in for the author, is the narrator and central character.… Read More


Oct 29, 2014 |

Stories from Illyria

Buy Tickets — Project Theatre is proud to present the WORLD PREMIERE of Stories from Illyria, a musical that was inspired by the composer’s experiences working in Croatia in a Bosnian refugee camp in 1994. It is a dual love story set in Illyria, an imaginary country which resembles the former Yugoslavia (but could be… Read More


May 6, 2014 |

The Miracle Worker

Buy Tickets — 5 time Tony Awarding winning play! Based on the remarkable true story of Helen Keller and her teacher Annie Sullivan, this inspiring and unforgettable play has moved countless audiences and become an American classic. Young Helen Keller, blind, deaf and mute since infancy, is in danger of being sent to an institution… Read More


Apr 22, 2014 |

Arts Week: Dynamo And Esprit

Join us for Arts Week, May 13 – 16, 2014! Every spring we showcase the artistic achievements of our incredibly talented and creative students with a weeklong celebration. Dynamo, our middle school show, will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 13th and 14th, and Esprit, our high school show, will be held on Thursday… 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