The Play’s the Thing:
DSBN Schools Put on a Show
talent and creativity will be on display at DSBN schools across Niagara as they
put on a number of dramatic, funny and though provoking productions.
A.N. Myer Secondary School, Niagara
present a play they have written about mental health issues entitled “Headspace.”
Date: May 7,
E.L. Crossley, Fonthill
spelling champions learn that winning and losing isn’t everything in E.L.
Crossley’s “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.”
Dates: May 2,
8, 9. Performances begin at 7:30 p.m.
Governor Simcoe Secondary School, St.
his fantastical, and slightly gruesome, plant are back for the Redcoats’
production of “Little Shop of Horrors.”
Dates: May 1,
2, 8, 9. Curtain time is 7:00 p.m.
$12.00 for adults, $8.00 for students and seniors
Laura Secord Secondary School, St.
take part in a presentation by MADD Canada, entitled “Aftermath.” It is the
story of a young man who makes the decision to drive while impaired.
Thursday, May 7 at 9:30 a.m.
Richmond Street Public School, Thorold
treat audiences to a performance of “Annie Jr.”
Dates: May 6,
7. Performances begin at 6:30 p.m.
South Lincoln High School, West
written and directed by SLHS drama teacher, Meredith Short, is an episodic
piece about how shoes end up on the side of the road. Alternately funny, sad, scary and
bittersweet, the play follows the lives of six different shoes and the people
who wore them.
30, May 1. Curtain time is 7:00 p.m.
Stamford Collegiate, Niagara falls
Wounds” is written by Stamford students and inspired by the works of Canadian
war veteran Edward Brown. The play tackles the issue of Post Traumatic Stress
Disorder. The play was named one of the Outstanding Performances at the 2015
Niagara Sears Drama Festival and will also be featured at the Southern Ontario
Youth Theatre Festival taking place in Windsor from May 22-24.
Dates: Invitation only event on May 6, 7:00 p.m.
Public performance on May 7 at 7:00
Adults $10.00, students $5.00
Ridgeway-Crystal Beach High School
present their award winning production of the classic Greek tragedy, “Antigone.” This production was recently selected to
represent Southwestern Ontario at the
Provincial level of the Sears Drama Festival in Hamilton. The provincial performance will take place on
May 6 at 7:00 p.m. at Sir John A Macdonald High School in Hamilton.
22, 23 at 7:00 p.m. at the school’s auditorium.