The Driscoll Troupe is for actors ages 8 to 12. Sessions begin in September and February. The cost is $510/session. Download our enrollment form to register.
Each troupe produces one original musical per session. Children with little or no acting experience are encouraged to audition. Vocal and acting techniques, movement and dance training, improvisation and character development are all part of the rehearsal process.
The finished musicals tour to several locations in the metropolitan Boston area.
- Director: Kippy Dewey
- Assistant Director: Alissa Darsa
- Musical Director: Narcissa Campion
- Choreographer: Ann Brown Allen
- Costumes: Lili Meisel
SPECIAL/URGENT NOTICES & SCHEDULING CHANGES:
- There are no notices at this time.
AUDITIONS & START DATE:
- Auditions for new actors will be held on Friday, September 11, at the Driscoll School, Brookline. Auditions are by appointment; to schedule an audition, call 617-274-6065.
- Auditions for returning actors will be held on September 18, which will also be the first day of rehearsal.
- To learn more about auditions, please click here
- Fridays 3:30pm-5:45pm | Driscoll School, Brookline
- Additional Rehearsals:
- Saturday, December 19 from 9:00 AM to 12:00PM at the Park School
- Saturday, January 9, 2016 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Park School
PRODUCTION WEEK: (Driscoll School, Brookline)
- Monday, January 11 from 3:30 - 5:45
- Tuesday, January 12 from 3:30 - 5:45
- Wednesday, January 13 from 3:30 - 5:45
- Thursday, January 14 from 3:30 - 5:45/4:15 - open dress rehearsal
- Friday, January 15 from 3:30 - 5:45 (opening performance at 5:45)
- Friday, January 15 - venue TBD 5:45 PM (note: MLK Holiday weekend)
- Wednesday, January 20 - Senior Residence, 1550 Beacon Street, Brookline - 4:00 PM
- Friday, January 22 - Lincoln School, Brookline - 4:00 PM
- Friday, January 29 - Heath School, Brookline - 4:00 PM
- Driscoll School, 34 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline (enter via Washington St)
- Park School, 171 Goddard Avenue, Brookline
- If Brookline Public Schools are closed, there will be no rehearsal
- Weather-related cancellations will be posted under the "special/urgent notices and scheduling changes" section in bold red lettering
QUICK VIEW CALENDAR:
- Click HERE for the all troupe quick view calendar
- Print or view this calendar for quick reference purposes only
- Calendar updated frequently-refresh the calendar page each time its accessed
- This webpage is the BEST place to find your troupe's most up-to-date and complete information
SAVE THE DATE!
Annual Freelance Family Party
Saturday, January 23, 2016
DJ! Dancing! Performances by all Freelance companies!
7 - 10 PM
First Parish Brookline
382 Walnut Street, Brookline