Spectrum

A series of one-act plays directed by senior drama students. The plays have colorful characters and a variety of plots, something for everyone. Featured plays: The Welkin, directed by Jordan Rawlings and Delaney Shields The History of Why the Chicken Crossed the Road, directed by Preston Snyder It’s Not You, It’s …

The Beaux Stratagem

Recipe for a rollicking Restoration romp! Put two bored young ladies, one sullen chair-tossing husband, one impertinent servant and the world’s worst doctor in a 17th century house. Add and combine with two, high spirited young men, one clergyman, a greedy innkeeper and some bungling burglars. Turn on the light, …

The Man Who Came to Dinner

The Man Who Came To Dinner is a classic American comedy bursting with acerbic wit and zany characters. It is about vainglorious celebrity trapped in a middle class home and his hilarious tyranny over the hapless household.

The Music Man

“We’ve got trouble! Right here in River City! With a capital ‘T’ and that rhymes with ‘P’, and that stands for . . . Perfection!” Yes, The Music Man is the perfect musical for the whole family to come and enjoy! Come see Hanford High School’s award winning drama and …

Really Rosie

It’s Maurice Sendak’s Brooklyn, 1950’s, on a hot July day.  It’s a kid day—full of no plans, only possibilities.  The sidewalk is a playground for the neighborhood kids, ages four to nine.  Their self-appointed leader is one Rosie whose imagination cannot be contained.  She is, it must be acknowledged, a …

Connecting Points

A series of one-act plays directed by senior drama students. Though people come from different backgrounds and live within different societies, we all have in common the innate human need to build relationships with others. Every year at Hanford High School, seniors dedicated to the Drama Department are given the …