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Pilot Program

Spring 2019, Drowsy Chaperone Jr. Pilot Program


This class is open to students in 5th-12th grades!

Join us on stage in the premiere of the JUNIOR version of Drowsy Chaperone!

Take the next step as an actor and be the first to perform iTheatric's new Drowsy Chaperone Jr. This unique opportunity will give your young actor access to brand new material and challenge them as they work with high level Teaching Artists and the chance for national exposure.

Winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Book and Best Original Score, The Drowsy Chaperone is a loving send-up of the Jazz Age musical, featuring one show-stopping song and dance number after another.

With the houselights down, a man in a chair appears on stage and puts on his favorite record: the cast recording of a fictitious 1928 musical. The recording comes to life and The Drowsy Chaperone begins as the man in the chair looks on. Mix in a couple on the eve of their wedding, a bumbling best man, a desperate theatre producer, a not-so-bright hostess, two gangsters posing as pastry chefs, a misguided Don Juan and a loopy chaperone, and you have the ingredients for an evening of madcap delight.

Saturdays, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
March 23, 2019 - May 25, 2019
Tuition: $900
Payment plans available, email classes@bactheatre.org or call 510-296-4433 x2.

Classes take place at:
Bay Area Children's Theatre
3903 Broadway Ave, 2nd Floor, Studio 1
Oakland, CA 94611

Performances and Tech Rehearsals take place at:
BACT Berkeley Complex, Osher Studio
2055 Center St.
Berkeley, CA 94704

Full Class Schedule:

March 23rd, 9am-1pm
March 30th, 9am-1pm
April 13th, 9am-1pm
April 20th, 9am-1pm (students who observe Passover will be excused from rehearsal)
April 27th, 9am-1pm
May 4th, 9am-1pm
May 11th, 9am-1pm
May 18th, 9am-1pm
May 19th, 1pm-5pm *Additional Sunday Rehearsal
May 25th, 9am-1pm

Tech Rehearsals:
Wednesday, May 29th 5-9pm, Technical Rehearsal at the Osher Studio in Berkeley
Thursday, May 30th, 5pm-9pm, Technical Rehearsal at the Osher Studio in Berkeley
Friday, May 31st, 4pm-6pm, Technical Rehearsal at the Osher Studio in Berkeley

Performance Schedule:
Friday, May 31st, Show at 7pm
Saturday, June 1st, Show at 1pm, Call Time 12pm

Bay Area Children's Theatre  |  Phone: 510-296-4433  |  info@bactheatre.org