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    Small Cast Drama

    Anything new or exciting that anyone has produced ? Or an old classic worth revisiting? Please make suggestions. (Recently did "Ordinary People" and highly suggest it - very successful !) Jolaine Orlin Speech and Theatre Glenbard North High ...

  • I teach at a Boston Public School that is about 50% White 28% Asian 12%Hispanic 8%Black and then the rest is mixed race non-hispanic.  I would like to do In The Heights next year for musical for a variety of reasons. Leading of which is that I feel like ...

  • Does anyone know what the revisions were/are to the 2018 edition of  Almost, Maine ?  I did this about 8 years ago, and I was considering this for next year, but I only know it based on the earlier edition. thanks for your insight. Holly ------------------------------ ...

  • I am a strong advocate for doing the show. I teach in an independent school on Staten Island and although we do have a diverse population,  the percentage of Hispanic students is small.  We produced "In the Heights" four years ago and it was a huge success ...

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    RE: Small Cast Musicals

    My favorite small cast musical that I have directed was CLUE the MUSICAL!! It was an audience interactive play with several endings depending of the cards the audience members drew! SOOO FUN!! The music is challenging, but it certainly grew on us! ...

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