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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of course, all ends well: The Sheriff’s scheme to wed and bed young Ellen fizzles, King John’s vicious taxes are rescinded, the Sherwood Foresters are finally legitimized, and a justice descends on England’s green and pleasant land.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: $5 seniors/students, $10 general public
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 and only available at the door at each host site.
|Preliminary Round||Saturday, February 27, 2016|
|Semi-Final Round||Saturday, March 19, 2016|
|State Finals||Thursday – Saturday, March 31/April 1-2, 2016|
|New England Festival||Thursday – Saturday April 21 – 23 2016 (Old Saybrook High School, Old Saybrook CT|
On February 27th, Norwood High School is honored to host the following productions:
|9:00 a.m.||St. Sebastian’s School||Crazy Town
|10:00 a.m.||Braintree High School||Noises Off
|11:15 a.m.||Worcester Academy||Mauritius
|12:15 p.m.||South Shore Vocational Technical High School||Child’s Play
|2:00 p.m.||Norwood High School||Paradise
|3:00 p.m.||Boston College High School & Newton Country Day School||Freedom of the City
|4:30 p.m.||Everett High School||The Tempest
|5:30 p.m.||Milton High School||Tide Pools|
More Information and Forms
2016 METG Festival Information
NHS_Festivalchecklist2016 (checklist for schools attending competition at NHS)
Norwood High School General Info Booklet
Festival 2016 Tech Documents
NHS Directions and Parking
Directions & Parking
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.
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.