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The Wellesley Players holding auditions for My Fair Lady

The Wellesley Players announces Auditions for My Fair Lady Based upon George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion With Book and Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and Music by Frederick Loewe Directed by Celia Couture Music Direction by Art Finstein Choreography by Kelly Murphy Artistic Director Celia Couture intends to present this beloved Broadway musical in a manner […]

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The weekend in Wellesley

Friday, 11/21, 2pm – 3:30 Dana Hall Middle School Waldo Auditorium Free   Wellesley Middle School One-Act Plays Thursday 11/20 at 4:30pm & Friday 11/21 at 7:00pm at the WMS Auditorium. These are 3 comic plays performed by 7th and 8th graders in the auditorium. Admission is free, and we ask for donations at the […]

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Two performances of A Midsummer Night’s Dream coming to Dana Hall

The Dana Hall Middle School will present A Midsummer Night’s Dream at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 20 and at 2 p.m. on Friday, November 21 in Waldo Auditorium. The play, which we’re told features a very Downton Abbey style of dress, is open to the public and free of charge. The play includes 15 actresses and […]

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Wellesley Middle School thespians to put on An Evening of One Acts

Wellesley Middle School drama students will perform An Evening of One Acts, three one-act comedic plays that will showcase the talents of over 27 actors as well as a stage and tech crew. In addition, The Junior Moving company under the leadership of Lauren Schneider, WMS’s dance program open to all grades, will strut their […]

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The Music Man, Jr., making a stop in Wellesley this month

Wellesley Theatre Project (WTP) will present two casts of The Music Man Jr.! Thursday, November 13th at 5:30pm and 7:30pm, Friday, November 14th at 5:30pm and 7:30pm, and Saturday, November 15th at 2:00pm and 5:00pm. All performances will be at Kennedy Middle School, 165 Mill Street, Natick, MA 01760. Tickets are priced $12 for adults and $6 […]

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Free play in Wellesley: She Kills Monsters

Dana Hall Upper School students will present the young adventurers edition of She Kills Monsters by Qui Nguyen, on Friday, November 7 and Saturday, November 8 in at 7:30 p.m. in Bardwell Auditorium. The performances are free and open to the public. This comedy tells the story of Agnes Evans as she leaves her childhood […]

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Wellesley College Theatre to present “Mary Shelley”

MARY  SHELLEY  By Helen Edmundson Directed by Nora Hussey Opens Weds. November 12 @ 7pm at Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre This new drama explores a crucial episode in the early life of “Frankenstein” author Mary Shelley: her meeting and scandalous elopement with Percy Bysshe Shelley and its consequences for those who loved her. PERFORMANCE DATES […]

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Wellesley High’s “The Drowsy Chaperone” nears

Wellesley High is making a big push this week to sell tickets for its fall play, a musical called The Drowsy Chaperone. The Tony Award winner, which first hit Broadway in 2006,  tells the story of  a theater fan whose favorite 1920’s musical comes to life in his apartment while he plays the original Broadway cast […]

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