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WEP Gilbert & Sullivan performance

The Winter Enrichment Program in association with the Seattle Gilbert & Sullivan Society would like to invite anyone from the Salmon Bay community to attend the one-and-only first-AND-last performance of our collaboration entitled "When the Lost Pirates Met the Doctor". Friday March 7, 1pm at the SG&S studios, 9250 14th Avenue NW, in the Small Faces building, Crown Hill. This production features Aragorn Crozier as Dr. Who, Jasper Swift as the Pirate King, Ruth Payne as the Fairy Queen, Surana MacFarlane as YumYum, with Ia Bjork, Maria Blight, Hazel Eggler, Emilia Kirstein, Helen Martell, Jane Salazar, Hailey Stubblefield, Fiona Tracey and Glyde Hart King. "Tripping hither, tripping thither"! Contact Glyde for more information: ghking@seattleschools.org.

Auditions for "The Diary of Anne Frank" coming soon...

2001 version, by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett and Wendy Kesselman. Spring middle school production - grades 6-8 only. (with some possible crew exceptions) Auditions in Room 306, Mon, Mar 10 & Tues Mar 11, 3-4:30 p.m. Callbacks: Thurs Mar 13 - please keep your calendars open and don't miss your call-back! Rehearsals M, T, TH beginning Mar 17. Performances Th May 15-Sun May 18. There will be two casts and four shows. Audition Sign Up Genius will be available Mar 1-9 The drama committee will hold an audition prep workshop on Mon, Mar 3, 6:30- 8pm, Salmon Bay auditorium.Attendance is not mandatory. Audition sides are available on the drama program website: https://sites.google.com/site/salmonbaydramaprogram/diary-of-anne-frank. Thanks! G.

One Act Play Festival Thurs Jan 23, 7pm

This is the culminating production of the 6th grade young playwrights class. Some very serious pieces/subjects this year - not recommended for under 10. Program is attached. program.docx_..docx

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Next drama committee meeting

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Mon, Jan 6, 4:45pm (directly after “The Phantom Tollbooth” rehearsal in auditorium). On the agenda: - Post Mortem from “Peter Pan” and survey. 45 minutes. - Plan for classes for winter and spring 2014. 20 minutes. - Review of budget, including Steve’s proposal for stage improvements. 15 minutes. - Discussion of Glyde’s request for sponsorship and drama committee’s involvement and support of curriculum based projects. 10 minutes. - Discussion of plans to train new crew. 10 minutes. Please contact Lori or Edith with questions or concerns.

Salmon Bay goes to WA Jr Thespians Festival

WA Jr Thespians Festival: Sat Jan 11. Nathan Hale HS. An original piece "Rooftop Wishes" by Anya Jones has been entered in the acting/duo contest. This is the first time students from Salmon Bay have ever participated in this state-wide event! And they are bringing stellar performances and an original work. Very cool. "Rooftop Wishes" features Anya J. and Delaney Lyden, and is directed by Dot Grover. Student performances are judged Sat morning - the festival goes all day. Please come if you can. Good luck to Anya, Delaney & Dot!

One Act Play Festival

Please check your calendars... Dates have been changed slightly due to the Winter Enrichment Program Young Playwrights One Act Play Festival: Wed Jan 22 2:45-5pm - tech rehearsal after school. Mandatory. Thurs Jan 23 7pm performance (arrive 6pm at theatre). Mandatory. No performance Fri Jan 24: the ski bus usually gets in after 7pm so we can't have a show that night. Techies: Sat Jan 4. I hope to have some tech time on the stage THIS Saturday. (I have to get a buliding key first). Waiting to hear from Clayton et al about this.... we are going to set lights and talk about projection. Contact Glyde or Clayton if you want to be part of this tech crew...

Phantom Tollbooth audition forms

https://sites.google.com/site/salmonbaydramaprogram/phantom-tollbooth-forms Are posted on our drama program web site. Good luck! G.

Phantom Tollbooth audition info

Audition workshop Monday December 16, 6-7:30pm - school auditorium. Parents must schedule their child for an audition slot on sign-up genius: www.SignUpGenius.com/go/4090B4CA5A72CA75-phantom/9799995. Enter the code: tollbooth13. Sign-up genius will ONLY be available Dec 10-16. Auditions-Dec 17 & 18, 3-5pm, in the auditorium. See you there! Auditions will be held on December 17th and 18th between 3:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. in the Salmon Bay Auditorium. Children will sign up for either the 17th or the 18th on our sign up genius through the Salmon Bay website. Sign up genius will be available December 10 through December 16.

Peter Pan comes to Salmon Bay!

by JM Barrie, adapted for the stage by GH King and Riley Richards. Performances Dec 12, 13 @ 7pm Matinees Dec 14, 15 @ 2pm. School auditorium. Suggested donation goes to support drama at Salmon Bay! For more info... https://sites.google.com/site/salmonbaydramaprogram/peter