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2019-20 Colby Award Winners Announced

The 2019-20 Colby Award show was held virtually this year by Wheaton Drama on Saturday, November 21, 2020. Named for life member Colby Jones, the Colby Awards honor the contributions of backstage volunteers throughout the season. Awards were presented to the following: The Addams Family Musical Marty Zeurmeulin: Master Carpentry Susan Hajny: Costumes Kate McIlvain:...

Suspending Operations – Letter from the President
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Suspending Operations – Letter from the President

March, 16, 2020 Dear Members & Friends of Wheaton Drama, The health and wellbeing of our Wheaton Drama members and patrons is of paramount importance to us. Therefore, with an abundance of caution and respect for the necessity of social distancing, the Wheaton Drama Board of Governors has decided that Wheaton Drama will suspend all...

Applications for 2020-2021 Directors
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Applications for 2020-2021 Directors

Wheaton Drama is now accepting applications from members who are interested in directing for the 2020-2021 Season. If you are interested in directing one of these shows, please submit an application to Artistic Committee Chair Debbie Trueblood at: debbietrueblood@hotmail.com  by FEBRUARY 15, 2020. A separate application must be filed for each show you are submitting...

Wheaton Drama to Offer Sign Language Classes
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Wheaton Drama to Offer Sign Language Classes

Learn to communicate in Sign Language. The manual alphabet and number system will be taught within a basic everyday vocabulary approach. Come and immerse yourself in the beautiful language and culture of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community at Wheaton Drama’s Playhouse 111. Who: All Adults age 18 and up When: Saturdays, January 25...

2019/2020 Audition Schedule
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2019/2020 Audition Schedule

Wheaton Drama is proud to announce its audition schedule for the 2019/2020 Season. Save the date information is listed below for each of the shows, and more information about time, place and requirements for each show are forthcoming on our website and social media. Mark your calendars now – and join us in making the...

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Meet the directors for our 2018-19 season

The Wheaton Drama Board of Governors, on advice from the Artistic Committee, has approved the following slate of directors for next season: Maria Bakalis will direct Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, running Sept.14 – Oct.7, 2018. Craig Gustafson will direct Silent Laughter, an homage to silent film comedies, running Nov.16 – Dec.9,...

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Apply by Feb. 15 to direct a 2018-19 season show

Artistic Committee Chair Joan Morrissey is accepting applications from anyone wishing to direct a Wheaton Drama production during the 2018-19 season. A separate application must be filed for each show you are submitting to direct, and all applications must reach Joan by Feb. 15, 2018. Download the application form here: 2018-2019 SEASON-DIRECTOR APPLICATION. Show titles,...

Our 2018/19 season: A bounty for theatergoers
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Our 2018/19 season: A bounty for theatergoers

Wheaton Drama proudly announces its 2018/19 season, bookended with starkly different musicals and featuring two comedies and a provocative drama. Here’s what’s in store for our audience: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, a family-friendly musical based on the Roald Dahl book, tells of a boy named Charlie who, along with four other children, get...