Robin Hood at NHS on May 5-8

A hysterical, sprawling, action-packed drama that challenges and reinvents the myth. Includes a wise-cracking, superior swords person in Marian, and a Robin who only by chance finds himself a hero. But true to the legend, of course, all ends well: The Sheriff’s scheme to wed and bed young Ellen fizzles, King John’s vicious taxes are rescinded, the Sherwood Foresters are finally legitimized, and a justice descends on England’s green and pleasant land. May 5-7 at 7pm and May 8 at 2pm Tickets at the door:…

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2016 METG High School Festival Preliminaries at NHS

2016 The Massachusetts High School Festival (Massachusetts Educational Drama Guild) includes 112 one-act plays produced by member high schools. Norwood High School will be one of several hosts for the first level of the competition — preliminaries. Student excellence in acting and technical design is recognized at each level, including the selection of an All-Star Company at the finals. Two schools chosen at the State Festival will represent Massachusetts in the New England Drama Festival, the regional showcase of secondary school theatre. Tickets are $10.00…

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A Game’s Afoot: November 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th at Norwood High School

A murder, mystery, mayhem and madcap adventure play, written by Ken Ludwig at Norwood High School’s Paul M. Alberta Performing Arts Center on November 12th, 13th, 14th, at 7pm and Nov 15th at 4pm. See our cast bios and more develop throughout the next month in the A Game’s Afoot online program! The Backstage Boosters and cast/crew members will be offering tickets in advance as well as selling at the door.

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Into the Woods: September 17-20th

Fairy tales collide in a modern musical twist on Happily Ever After at Norwood High School’s Paul M. Alberta Performing Arts Center at Norwood High School on Sept 17, 18, 19 at 7pm and Sept 20 at 2pm.     See our cast bios and more in the  Into The Woods Playbill program online! The Backstage Boosters will be offering tickets in advance at a discount, as well as selling at the door.  

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Norwood Stage Arts Fall Play Selection and Auditions

Norwood Stage Arts Fall 2015 Play Selection and Auditions Play Selection: The Drama Club will convene next Monday, June 8th at 2:30 in the Drama room to discuss Dracula, Frankenstein, and The Game’s Afoot as our potential play candidates for the fall non-musical play production. Possible topics for discussion, bring your own ideas as well: Does the play in discussion inspire you? If so, how? What’s the artistic value of doing the play, what would you expect to take away? How will we inspire our…

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