LET YOUR STAR SHINE
Whether you are a student, prospective student, audience member, or alum, the Dominican Theatre Department welcomes you to a theatre where you will be inspired, entertained, and moved by the energy and talent of our students! At Dominican, we are committed to providing a wide range of theatre experiences for the actor, the singer, the technician, the set builder and the directors. In any four-year period, students can expect to work on a huge show, an intimate show, musicals from different styles, plays that make you laugh or cry, and continue to learn about different eras and styles. Come join us for the experience of a lifetime!
2022-23 PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE
DOMINICAN THEATRE IS PROUD TO PRESENT:
FALL PLAY: LITTLE WOMEN
October 20-23, 2022
Directed by Mrs. Bonofiglio
This theatrical adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s classic novel follows the four March sisters – Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy – as they strive to be brave, intelligent, and imaginative young women while growing up in the middle of the Civil War. But as adulthood approaches, each sister must negotiate her own ambitions with society’s expectations. This classic story, with its beloved characters and timeless themes, is as relevant today as ever.
WINTER MUSICAL: BYE BYE BIRDIE
FEBRUARY 10-19, 2023
Directed by Jeff Schaetzke
Dominican Theatre is proud to bring back the classic 60’s musical hit BYE BYE BIRDIE. This timeless classic feature incredible 60’s rock music, a fun and funny story, and opportunities for all students. This family-friendly hit revolves around Conrad Birdie, an Elvis-type rock star who has to go back to the Army and is hoping for one lucky to girl to give him ‘One Last Kiss.” His agent and manager concoct a publicity stunt that leads them to Sweetapple, Ohio, where the MacAfee family and young Kim might just be that girl. Conrad digs the young teenagers and has a blast with them. Kim’s family is in the middle of the madness, and Conrad’s agents discover their true purposes.
Tickets for the show are available online. To purchase a ticket, click here.
With great songs like “A Lot of Livin’ To Do”, “Kids”, “How Lovely To Be A Woman”, “One Boy”, “Spanish Rose”, and “Put On A Happy Face”, BYE BYE BIRDIE is an absolute hit for all ages.
SPRING DANCE REVUE: ELEVATION
MAY 4-6, 2023
Directed and Choreographed by Christopher Gilbert
Dominican’s exciting and energetic spring dance show, ELEVATION returns again this spring. ELEVATION is a celebration of dance, positivity, unity, and features modern music, various styles of dance and is open to all students of all experience levels. Dominican is one of the only schools to offer a dance-only theatre production and ELEVATION is a perfect showcase for our students’ incredible spirit and talent.
Casting: All interested and willing students ready to dance, learn to dance, and be inspired.
AUDITIONS FOR ELEVATION: EARLY MARCH 2023