THE PLAYERS TROUPE
The Freelance Players Troupe is a troupe for young people ages 12 to 16 who have had previous experience in theater. Physical and vocal techniques, improvisation, and character development skills are taught in the process of rehearsing an original musical each session.
The Freelance Players Troupe meets Wednesdays at the Driscoll School from 4:00pm to 6:30pm. Performances are in December and May at the Park School in Brookline and the cost is $520 per session.
- Director: Kippy Dewey
- Musical Director: Narcissa Campion
- Choreographer: Jenny Lifson
- Asst. Directors: Zach Stuart
- Set Design, Technical Director: Mark Buchanan
- Costume Design: Aleta Deyo
SPECIAL/URGENT NOTICES & SCHEDULING CHANGES:
Returning Players will have their first meeting on Wednesday, September 21st, 4:00-6:30 pm at the Driscoll School. If you won't be attending, please contact Kippy Dewey at 617-274-6065.
Enrollment (at Driscoll school)
- New actor auditions will be held on Wednesday, September 14th at the Driscoll School in Brookline; auditions for returning actors will be held on Wednesday, September 21st, which will also be the first day of rehearsal. Auditions are by appointment; to schedule an audition, please call (617) 274-6065. Rehearsals are held on Wednesdays.
All Wednesdays, 4:00-6:30 at DRISCOLL School and
- Saturday Oct. 15, 10:30-2:30 PM at the Park School
- Saturday Oct. 22, 10:30-2:30 PM at the Park School
- Saturday Nov. 5, 10:30-2:30 at the Driscoll School
- Saturday Nov. 1, 10:30-2:30 PM at the Driscoll School
- *SUNDAY Dec. 4, 1:00- 5:00 PM at the Park School
PRODUCTION WEEK: Every day at PARK SCHOOL
- Monday Dec. 5, 3:30-6:30 Rehearsal
- Tuesday Dec. 6, 3:30-6:30 Rehearsal
- Wednesday Dec. 7, 3:30-6:30 DRESS rehearsal
- Thursday Dec. 8, 3:30-6:30 DRESS rehearsal with musicians
- Friday Dec. 9, 3:30- followed by...
- Friday Dec. 9, 7:30 PM
- Saturday Dec. 10, 7:30 PM CALL: 5:30
- Sunday Dec. 11, 2:00 PM CALL: 12:00 noon
Driscoll School, 34 Westbourne Terrace, Brookline
(regular Wednesday rehearsals and auditions)
Park School, 171 Goddard Avenue, Brookline
(where indicated and during production week)
- If Brookline Public Schools are closed, there is no rehearsal unless otherwise notified.
- Weather-related cancellations will be posted under the "special/urgent notices and scheduling changes" in bold red lettering