On Friday, March 10, the Chaminade Players open a six-show run of The Secret Garden on the Marilyn Simons Stage at the Tutor Family Center for the Performing Arts (West Hills).
Based on Frances Hodgson Burnett’s novel, and written for the stage by Marsha Norman, The Secret Garden tells the story of young Mary Lennox, who moves to a secluded British manor to live with her uncle after she loses her parents to a cholera outbreak in India. Audiences are invited to follow Mary on her enchanting search for friendship, love, and understanding.
Performances will be held on the following dates:
- Friday, March 10 at 7:30 p.m.
- Saturday, March 11 at 7:30 p.m.
- Sunday, March 12 at 2:00 p.m.
- Friday, March 17 at 7:30 p.m
- Saturday, March 18 at 7:30 p.m.
- Sunday, March 19 at 2:00 p.m.
Tickets are $15 per student and $20 per adult, and may be purchased online.
Chaminade’s Middle School Players present Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach Jr. in the Father Allen DeLong Center for Arts and Athletics on the Chatsworth campus.
Audiences will be delighted by this offbeat adaptation of the classic Roald Dahl adventure, where a boy and his insect friends take an amazing journey across the ocean. Featuring a wickedly tuneful score this adventurous musical about courage and self-discovery is destined to be a classic.
Performance Dates are:
- Thursday, November 17, 7:00 p.m
- Friday, November 18, 7:00 p.m
- Saturday, November 19, 7:00 p.m
Tickets are $10 at the door or may be purchased online.
The award-winning Chaminade Players present The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, opening Friday, November 11, in the Tutor Family Center for the Performing Arts on the West Hills Campus.
Fun for the whole family, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee introduces you to an eclectic group of six-graders, each eager to win for very different reasons. As they make their way through the competition, each speller reveals their hopes, struggles, and passions, and learn that winning isn’t everything. You will laugh, cry and learn some words you never knew how to spell.
Performance dates are:
- Friday, November 11, 7:30 p.m.
- Saturday, November 12, 7:30 p.m.
- Friday, November 18, 7:30 p.m.
- Saturday, November 19, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $15 for students and $20 for adults and may be purchased online.
Join the Chaminade Players on September 15, 16, or 17 for a Drama Under the Stars production of the Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare. As a true outdoor Shakespeare experience, the performances will take place on the lawn of the Tutor Center (West Hills).
Each performance takes place at 7:30 p.m., and the Saturday production includes a Fine Arts Festival at 6:00 p.m., featuring choir, jazz, dance, an art exhibition, representation from film, and more.
Please purchase tickets online.
Chaminade College Preparatory’s Dance Company presents its annual concert, The Tree. This theatrical production features a variety of dance genres, as well as cirque acts; and follows a fallen man into a magical forest where he happens upon lost children, and everyone embarks on a journey of understanding and healing.
The five-show run will be held at the Tutor Family Center for the Performing Arts beginning Friday, April 29, 2016. Performance dates and times are:
- Friday, April 29, 7:00 p.m.
- Saturday, April 30, 7:00 p.m.
- Sunday, May 1, 2:00 p.m.
- Friday, May 6, 7:00 p.m.
- Saturday, May 7, 7:00 p.m.
Tickets are $22 per adult, $16 per student, and $11 per child, and may be purchased online.