performances

Performances

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

Apr 23, 2017 |

“Urinetown”

Tickets are now on sale for the Northwest Academy’s staging of “Urinetown”! Purchase them here. Winner of three Tony Awards, three Outer Critic’s Circle Awards, two Lucille Lortel Awards, and two Obie Awards, “Urinetown” is a hilarious musical satire of the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, populism, bureaucracy, corporate mismanagement, municipal politics, and musical theatre itself!… Read More


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


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