The Needham 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 Needham Troupe meets on Fridays at the Congregational Church in Needham, 3:30-5:45 pm, with two weekend rehearsals during each session. Performances are at the Congregational Church in January and May. Enrollment is in September and January. Cost: $525 per session (includes a $50 non-refundable registration fee).


FALL 2017 ENROLLMENT IS CLOSED

Check Back in December for Spring 2018 enrollment information!

There is currently a waiting list for our Needham Troupe.

Please call our office at 617-524-7045 or Email Info@FreelancePlayers.org and we would happy to add your name to the list.

We also host fantastic troupes in neighboring towns! We encourage you to take a look at the Newton Troupe and the Charles River Troupe in Dover.

 

NEW

The Needham Troupe is not currently accepting new students. If you are interested in being place on the waiting list, please email our office at info@freelanceplayers.org

RETURNING

Returning actors (includes rising from another Troupe) will have their first meeting on Friday, September 22, Needham Congregational Church. If you won't be returning to the Players, or if you have questions, please contact Director Kippy Dewey at 617-274-6065.

FALL 2017 DATES

PERFORMANCES:

  • Friday, January 26th,  Congregational Church, 6:00 pm
  • Saturday, January 27th, Congregational Church, 2:00 pm.

LOCATION:

  • All activities (auditions, rehearsals and performances) take place at the Needham Congregational Church, 1154 Great Plain Avenue, Needham

TROUPE STAFF:

  • Director: Mary Torpey
  • Assistant Director: 
  • Musical Director: Gingy Grimes
  • Choreographer: Amy Mastrangelo

REHEARSALS:

  • Fridays 3:30pm- 5:45pm, Needham Congregational Church

ADDITIONAL REHEARSALS:

  • Saturday, November 11th, 9:00-12:00
  • Saturday, January 20th

PRODUCTION WEEK:

  • Monday, January 22nd, 3:30-5:45
  • Tuesday, January 23rd, 3:30-5:45
  • Wednesday, January 24th, 3:30- 5:45
  • Thursday, January 25th, 5:45/ 4:15- Open Dress Rehearsal
  • Friday, January 26th,  3:30- Opening performance at 6:00

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