Theatre Gr 7-12
2023-2024 CHCA Upper School Theatre Season
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7 - 12 (some productions have opportunities for other grade level involvement)
|Purpose:||Provide performance opportunities in the areas of straight plays (comedy and drama), musicals, and improvisation. In a six-year span, students can experience (either onstage or behind the scenes) a variety of dramatic works and develop their gifts and skills in all areas of theatre.|
|Months:||All School Year|
|Practice Schedule:||Upon casting a show, rehearsals begin Monday-Friday from 3:30 p.m. – 5:00/5:30 p.m. In the weeks preceding a performance, rehearsals increase in length and may include weekends. To minimize cast conflicts, rehearsals vary depending on the show. A calendar is available within one week of casting. All cast members are required to attend set strike immediately after the final performance.|
|Practice Location:||MSL Campus: Lindner Theater|
|Performance Schedule:||There are 5 productions this year, two fall and three spring. See above and/or the Fine Arts page for the current season’s shows.|
|Cost:||Typical cast fees (non-lead) average $150 and include costumes, production party, production T-shirt, and pre-tech week snacks, and tech week meals.
Cast members may be asked to supply shoes, hosiery/socks, and basic makeup or wardrobe pieces.An annual $125 Fine Arts fee (students Gr 9-12 only) is paid upon your first cast role in an upper school production of the school year and helps cover CHCA overhead expenses.
|Anticipated # of Students:||Depends on the cast size of the show|
|Expected Parent Involvement:||
Parent involvement is critical to success:
|Sponsor / Contact Info:||Susan.Jung@chca-oh.org, Artistic Theatre Director, US 7-12 Director of Theatre|
|How Do You Register:||
Consult each show's homepage for times and audition details. In general: