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2018 FALL PLAY:

PLAY ON!

by Rick Abbott

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2018, 7:00 P.M.

&

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2018, 7:00 P.M.

Tickets: $5 

(Tickets are general admission and can be purchased at the door one hour before each show time and on our new ticketing website: https://nhstheatre.booktix.com)

 *Performed in special arrangement by Samuel French, Inc.


2017-2018 Competition Show: WAYLEN


CONGRATULATIONS!

1st PLACE REGIONAL CAST-- Best Ensemble

1st PLACE STATE CHAMPS--

Best Ensemble

& INDIANA CHAPTER SELECT

CAST! 


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EDTA Scholarship Opportunities:
Northwestern High School International Theater Society Troupe #3924


 
 


Your NHS International Thespian Society Troupe #3924 Members:

2018-2019 Officers:
President & Historian: Grace Guerre
Vice-President & Secretary: Jordyn Anthony

Active Troupe Members:


Jordyn Anthony
Eli Cooper
Tanner Davis
Grace Guerre
Haley Jones
Rachel Morrow
Owen Myers
Averie Stone
 
 



 

NHS Theatre History:

2017-2018: Director: Mr. Jeremy Leazenby Bruce
     Assistant Director: Mr. Jacob Everetts

Fall Production: Penny for Your Thoughts

Competition Show: Waylen (State Champs & Chapter Select)

Spring Musical: Godspell (original)

 

2016-2017: Director: Mr. Jeremy Leazenby Bruce
     Assistant Director: Mr. Jacob Everetts

Conference Show: Lockdown -- Directed by Mr. Jacob Everetts

Fall Production: The Butler Did It

Spring Musical: You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown

2015-2016: Director: Mr. Jeremy Leazenby Bruce
     Assistant Directors: Mrs. Krystal Thibault & Mr. Jacob Everetts

Conference Show: The Yellow Boat -- Directed by Mr. Jacob Everetts

Fall Production: The Diary of Anne Frank

Spring Musical: Once Upon A Mattress

2014-2015: Director: Mr. Jeremy Leazenby Bruce
     Assistant Directors: Mrs. Krystal Thibault & Mr. Jacob Everetts

Conference Show: All I Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten -- Directed by Mr. Jacob Everetts

(State Runners-up)

Fall Production: Murder's in the Heir

Spring Musical: Disney's Beauty and the Beast


2013-2014: Director: Mr. Jeremy Leazenby Bruce
     Assistant Director: Mrs. Krystal Thibault

Conference Show: School Spirits

Fall Production: Miracle on 34th Street

Spring Musical: Oklahoma!

2012-2013: Director: Mr. Jeremy Leazenby Bruce

     Assistant Director: Mrs. Krystal Thibault

Fall Production/Conference Show: Almost, Maine

Spring Musical: The Sound of Music



2011-2012: Director: Mr. Jeremy Leazenby Bruce
     Assistant Director: Mrs. Krystal Thibault

Fall Production: Any Number Can Die

Dinner Theater/ Conference Show: Insane with Power

Spring Musical: ALICE



2010-2011: Director: Mr. Jeremy Leazenby Bruce
     Assistant Director: Mrs. Krystal Thibault

Fall Production: Hollywood Hillbillies

Dinner Theater/Conference Show: Hex Marks the Spot

Spring Musical: Bye Bye Birdie


2009-2010: Director: Mr. Jeremy Leazenby Bruce
     Assistant Director: Mrs. Krystal Thibault

Regional/State Conference: Cinderella?

Fall Production: Up the Down Stair Case

Dinner Theatre: A Very Bad Day for Brandon Butterworth

Spring Musical: ANNIE

2008-2009: Directors: Mr. Marty Zeis & Mr. Jeremy Leazenby Bruce

Fall Production: Our Town

Spring Musical: The Wiz

Dessert Theater: Cinderella?

2007-2008: Director: Mrs. Amanda Blunt & Mr. Marty Zeis

Fall Production: Aladdin

Spring Musical: Brigadoon

2006-2007: Director:  Mr. Mary Zeis, Mr. Mason McKinley & Mr. Moore

Fall Play: Robin Hood

Spring Musical: Seven Brides for Seven Brothers


2005-2006: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis 

Fall Play: Our Miss Brooks

Spring Musical: Annie Get Your Gun


2004-2005: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis



Fall Play: The Miracle Worker

Spring Musical: I Remember Mama

2003-2004: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis & Miss Kathy Hossom


Fall Play: Little Women Christmas: A Christmas Carol

Spring Musical: Cinderella

2002-2003: Director: Miss Kathy Hossom


Fall Play: The Importance of Being Ernest

Spring Musical: Footloose


2001-2002: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis


One Act: Cinderella?

Fall Play: Robin Hood

Spring Musical: The Wiz

2000-2001: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis & Miss Kathy Hossom


Fall Play: Much Ado About Nothing

Spring Musical: Sound of Music 

1999-2000: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis & Miss Kathy Hossom


Fall Play: M.A.S.H.

Spring Musical: Brigadoon

1998-1999: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis & Miss Kathy Hossom


Fall Play: A Midsummer Night's Dream 

Spring Musical: Grease

1997-1998: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis 


Fall Play: The Nutcracker

Spring Musical: Stand and Deliver

1996-1997: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis 


Fall Play: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

Spring Musical: Li'l Abner

1995-1996: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis 


Fall Play: Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves

Spring Musical: Oliver!

Summer Workshop: The Trial of Goldilocks

1994-1995: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis 


Fall Play: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Spring Musical: FAME

Summer Workshop: The Reluctant Dragon


1993-1994: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis 


Fall Play: Robin Hood

Spring Musical: The Wizard of Oz
(The 1st Sunday show to be performed at NHS)

Summer Workshop: Frankenstein Slept Here


1992-1993: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis


Fall Play: Subject to Change

Spring Musical: ANNIE

Summer Workshop: Cinderella?


1991-1992: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis


Fall Play: Witness for the Prosecution

Spring Musical: Fiddler on the Roof

Summer Workshop: Red Riding Hood


1990-1991: Director: Mr. Marty Zeis


Fall Play: Cheaper by the Dozen

Spring Musical: Give My Regards to Broadway


1989-1990: Director: Ms. Marsha Ward

Fall Play: Captain Fantastic!

Spring Musical: Bye Bye Birdie


1988-1989: Director: Ms. Sandee Schwenger & Mr. Brett Davis

Fall Play: The Jury Room

Spring Musical: Oklahoma!


1987- 1988: Directors: Ms. Valerie Wolf & Mr. Brett Davis

Fall Play: Mummy Sea, Mummy Do

Spring Musical: My Fair Lady


1986-1987: Directors: Mr. Brett Davis & Mrs. Judy Whorley 

Fall Play: The Mouse that Roared

Spring Musical: Li'l Abner


1985-1986: Director: Mr. Cliff Lehman

International Thespian Society Chapter was founded at NHS

Fall Play: Ten Little Indians

Spring Musical: Camelot


1984-1985: Director: Mr. Cliff Lehman

Fall Play: Arsenic and Old Lace

Spring Musical: Fiddler on the Roof


1983-1984: Director: Mr. Cliff Lehman

Spring Musical: South Pacific

1982-1983: Director: ??

Spring Musical: ??

1981-1982: Director: ??

Spring Play: "Toga, Toga, Toga"

1980-1981: Director: Ms. Marilee Evans

Production: Charley's Aunt


1979-1980: Director: ??

Production: ??

1978-1979: Director: ??

Production: ??


1977-1978: Director: Mr. Baklridge/Sponsor: Mr. Marty Zeis

Production: Harvey

1976-1977: Director: ??

Production: ??

1975-1976: Director: Miss Joy Viney

Production: Ourtown

1974-1975: Director: Ms. Joyce Hardebeck

Production: Up the Down Stair Case

1973-1974: Director: ??

Production: ??

1972-1973: Director: ??

Production: ??

1971-1972: Director: Miss Joyce Hardebeck

Production: You Were Born on a Rotten Day

1970-1971: Director: Ms. Cheryl Newton

Production: Tom Jones

1969-1970: Director: Ms. Cheryl Newton

Christmas Show: Christmas Windows

Production: Flowers for Algeron

1968-1969: Director: Mr. John VanMeter

Production: Carousel

Fundraiser: Oklahoma!

Christmas Play: Spoon River

1967-1968: Director: Mr. Robert Williams & Mr. David Schulz

Production: My Family Tree
 
Musical: Fiddle on the Roof

1966-1967: Director: Mr. Robert Williams & Mr. David Schulz

Musical: On the Subject of Change

Dramatics Class Production: Good Grief, It's Snow White

1965-1966: Director: Mr. Robert Williams & Mr. David Schulz

Musical: Where Have You Been?

1964-1965: Director: Mr. Robert Williams & Mr. David Schulz


Musical: Scratch a Clown

1963-1964: Director: Mr. Robert Williams & Mr. David Schulz

Musical: Sir Hubert

1962-1963: Director: Mr. Robert Williams & Mr. David Schulz

Production: The Ballad of Ulysses Gulch

1961-1962: Director: Mr. Robert Williams & Ms. Eleanor Schneider

Production: Chinese Fortune Cookie Incident

1960-1961: Director: Mr. Robert Williams & Ms. Eleanor Schneider

Production: Madison Avenue Madness

1959-1960: Director: Mr. Robert Williams & Ms. Eleanor Schneider

Musical: Wake Up Singing
(NHS's First Musical-- Written and composed by NHS students and staff!)


1958-1959: Director: Ms. Eleanor Schneider & Ms. Margaret Ayers

Junior Play: Tattletale

Senior Play: One Too Many

1957-1958: Director: Ms. Eleanor Schneider & Ms. Margaret Ayers

Junior Play: His Ozark Cousin

Senior Play: We Shook the Family Tree

1956-1957: Director: Ms. Eleanor Schneider & Mr. George R. Davis

Junior Play: Oh, Aunt Jerusha

Senior Play: Quiet Weekend

1955-1956: Director: Ms. Eleanor Schneider & Ms. Lenora Cline

Junior Play: If Mother Only Knew

Senior Play: Spring Fever

1954-1955: Director: Ms. Eleanor Schneider & Mr. George R. Davis

Junior Play: Take Your Medicine

Senior Play: The Great Ben Allah

1953-1954: Director: Ms. Eleanor Schneider

Junior Play: Sittin' Pretty

Senior Play: No More Homework

1952-1953: Director: Ms. Eleanor Schneider

Junior Play: Mr. Beane From Lima

Senior Play: Strangers Beware

1951-1952: Director: Ms. Eleanor Schneider

Junior Play: No Soap

Senior Play: ??

1950-1951: Director: Ms. Eleanor Schneider

Junior Play: ??

Senior Play: Junior Prom

1949-1950: Director: Ms. Eleanor Schneider

Junior Play: Rest Assured

Senior Play: Never Say Die

1948-1949: Director: Ms. Eleanor Schneider

Junior Play: Desperate Ambrose

Senior Play: The Campbells Are Coming

NOTE: If you have information or pictures of ANY of the Northwestern Theatre Productions, we would like for you to please share. We are trying to develop a picture archive of ALL the shows performed at Northwestern. Please contact me via e-mail: nhs.theater@nwsc.k12.in.us if you can help, let me know!