The Driscoll Troupe is for young people ages 8 to 12. The Troupe mounts two original musicals a year. Physical and vocal techniques, character development and dance skills are taught in the rehearsal process.
The Driscoll Troupe meets on Fridays at the Driscoll School in Brookline, 3:30-5:45 pm, with two weekend rehearsals during each session. Opening performances are at Driscoll in January and May. The Troupe then tours each show throughout the community as a social service. Enrollment is in September and January. Cost: $520 per session (includes a $50 non-refundable registration fee).
SPRING 2017 ENROLLMENT
We are currently only accepting enrollment for RETURNING STUDENTS
New actor auditions will be held on Friday, February 3rd at the Driscoll School in Brookline. Auditions are by appointment; to schedule an audition, please call Kippy Dewey at (617)274-6065. Click here for more information on the audition process.
Returning actors (includes rising from another Troupe) will have their first meeting on Friday, February 3rd, Driscoll School, Brookline. Please use the button below to enroll for Spring 2017. Rehearsal, production and performance dates are listed below the Fall 2016 dates. If you won't be returning to the Players, or if you have questions, please contact Director Kippy Dewey at (617)274-6065.
SPRING 2017 DATES
- Friday, May 5 - Driscoll School 5:45
- Wednesday, May 10 - 4:00 pm- Senior Residence, 1550 Beacon Street, Brookline (3:15 actor call)
- Friday, May 12 - 4:00 pm - Lincoln School, 19 Kennard Road, Brookline (3:15 actor call)
- Friday, May 19 - 4:00 pm - Heath School, 100 Eliot Street, Brookline (3:15 actor call)
- Director: Kippy Dewey
- (w) 617-274-6065
- (c) 617-512-1947
- (h) 617-524-6848
- Assistant Director: Alissa Darsa
- Musical Director: Narcissa Campion
- Choreographer: Ann Brown Allen
- Costumes: Lili Meisel
- Fridays 3:30pm-5:45pm l Driscoll School, Brookline
- Additional rehearsals:
- Saturday, March 25, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Park School (bring a snack)
- Saturday, April 29, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Park School (bring a snack)
- NO REHEARSAL APRIL 21
(Driscoll School, Brookline)
- Monday, May 1, 3:30-5:45
- Tuesday, May 2, 3:30-5:45 (Dress rehearsal)
- Wednesday, May 3, 3:30-5:45
- Thursday, May 4, 3:30-5:45/ 4:15- Open Dress rehearsal
- Friday, May 5, 3:30-5:45 (opening performance at 5:45)
- Driscoll School, 34 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline (enter via Washington St), 617-879-4250
- Park School, 171 Goddard Avenue, Brookline, 617-277-2456