Announcing: 2022-23 High School Theater Season
Turning to the stage for solace, belonging, and human connection.
Circle Mirror Transformation
By Annie Baker
When four lost souls enroll in a six-week-long community center drama class, seemingly harmless theater games begin to tear open their hearts and challenge their relationships. From Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Annie Baker. First Rehearsals: September 8-9; performances: November 4-5.
By Michael Frayn
A satire about audiences takes place in the seats of a theater, sending the playwright into agony over crinkling candy wrappers, loud chatter, and inattention to his play. From the writer of Noises Off and Copenhagen.Performances: November 11-12. (*) Students must enroll in the Fall Play class to participate.
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Book by Rachel Sheinkin & Music and Lyrics by William Finn
Conceived by Rebecca Feldman with additional material by Jay Reiss
An eclectic group of tweens compete in the spelling championship of a lifetime for a trip to nationals in Washington, DC. They spell and sing their way through a series of challenging words – hoping never to hear the soul-crushing bell that signals defeat. Performances: March 3-4 & 10-11.