Category Archives: theatre

Babson Players to perform “Chicago”

The Babson Players present the musical “Chicago” this April 10-12 at 8-10pm. Tickets are $3 for current Babson/Olin/Wellesley students and $5 for everyone else. The theatre troupe says this is a PG-13 show (though the poster indicates maybe even racier than that). Online tickets here.

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1 more chance to catch Wellesley Middle School’s “Seussical, Jr.”

Wellesley Middle School students got off to a strong start Thursday with their performance of “Seussical, Jr.,” and will be back at it this Friday, March 28, at 7pm at WMS. Tickets are $10 for adults/ $5 for kids.

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True story: Wellesley Players performing Pinocchio in April at WMS

Nice to see The Wellesley Players return to…Wellesley. They’ve been performing of late in Watertown, but their next play — the musical Pinocchio – will take place at Wellesley Middle School on April 5 and 6. Pinocchio is an original 90-minute musical performed by local teens and adults. Long-time Wellesley Players members and town residents, […]

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Longtime Wellesley Players leader passes away

UPDATE:¬† Mr. Cannell’s memorial service has been rescheduled to May 31st at 11 am at Saint Andrews Episcopal Church at 79 Denton Road in Wellesley. The Wellesley Players issued a notice today that longtime member and one-time president Marshall Cannell passed away earlier this week. We send our condolences to Mr. Cannell’s friends and family. […]

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Wellesley High freshman to perform in Our Town, Framingham edition

Wellesley’s Tess Buckley plays Willa Webb in Moonstruck Theater Company’s upcoming presentation of the Thornton Wilder play Our Town. The show opens March 14 and runs through March 23 at¬†Amazing Things Art Center, 160 Hollis St., Framingham, MA. Tickets are $24 for general admission, $23 for senior citizens and students, $21 for Amazing Things Members, […]

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Wellesley Summer Theatre kicks off new year with “The Clearing”

Wellesley Summer Theatre presents Helen Edmundson’s The Clearing from Jan. 9-Feb. 2 at the Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre. The summary: Robert, an English landowner, and his Irish wife Madeline find themselves on opposite sides of a cruel divide. Neighbor is being pitted against neighbor as the forces of Oliver Cromwell wreak havoc on the countryside. […]

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Big weekend for Wellesley High Drama Society

                              On Dec. 7 two groups of Wellesley High students took part in Massachusetts Educational Theater Guild’s statewide competitions. Four Seniors – Justin O’Brien, Andrew Maney, Gabe Gager, Anna Bortnick – took part in the senior monologue competition. Anna came in […]

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