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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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Wellesley Players present “A…My Name is Alice: A Musical Revue”

The Wellesley Players’ next show is called “A…My Name is Alice,” a musical revue that will be performed at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, Black Box Theatre, 321 Arsenal Street, Watertown, Mass. Shows take place November 7, 8, 14, 15 at 8:00 P.M, November 13, 7:00, November 8, 9, 15, 16 at 3:00 P.M. Seating for […]

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