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 …

The Crucible

Hanford High Center Stage is proud to present The Crucible.   This is a story set in 1692 in Salem, Massachusetts. The story focuses on the inconsistencies of the Salem witch trials and the extreme behavior that can result from individual’s desires and hidden agendas.  A group of girls goes dancing in the …