Newsies

Inspired by the real life ‘Newsboy Strike of 1899’ in New York, Newsies is the tale of how a ragtag, group of newsboys unite to make the world a better place. This high energy musical is the story of newsie Jack Kelly, who dreams of a better life far from …

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Enjoy our presentation of this classic story in the romantic, mystical, Caribbean style with original music and marvelous costumes. A Midsummer Night’s Dream portrays the events surrounding four young Athenian lovers and a group of six amateur actors (the Rude Mechanicals) who are controlled and manipulated by the fairies who …

One Act Plays

October 11, 12, and 13, at 7:30 p.m., Hanford Drama will be presenting its senior-directed one-act plays. This year, there are six plays, two of which were written by students. First up is the original work A Lesson in Musical Theatre, written and directed by Tru Stites and Kate Whalen. …

Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors is an outrageous musical comedy about a singing plant, a daring hero, a sweet girl and a demented dentist. Seymour Krelborn is a meek assistant in a floral shop who happens upon a strange plant, which he affectionately names “Audrey II” after his crush at the …

Romeo & Juliet

Performances April 13, 14, 18 (Wed), 20, 21, 2018 and Saturday, April 21st: 2pm. Romeo & Juliet, set in Verona, is a story about a long feud between the Montague and Capulet families. This feud causes tragic results for the main characters in the play, Romeo and Juliet. The events contrast …

Curtains

Curtains is a musical comedy whodunit from the creators of Cabaret and Chicago, which takes place in Boston in 1959.  The leading lady, Jessica Cranshaw, has been killed in the closing moments of a Broadway bound musical and the detective (Lieutenant Frank Cioffi) assigned to the case is determined to …