Category Archives: blog

  • No Rehearsal Monday and Tuesday May 14 and 15

    REMEMBER: There is NO rehearsal today or tomorrow for crew and cast. On WEDNESDAY there is rehearsal from 4-6 in the lower gym. On THURSDAY AND FRIDAY, cast and crew stay after school until show time and we will feed them dinner once again. Saturday May 19th is mandatory strike from 10-1 and the cast […]

  • Great Opening Show!

    Wow!  Cast and Crew put on a spectacular opening night performance!  I heard great reactions from the audience from back stage and the cast and crew felt great about the show.  Let’s keep that energy up for the next two performances. Students stay after school again today and we will feed them dinner. Tomorrow (SAT) […]


    Our show opens in 10 days and we are busy building, painting, sewing, and rehearsing in these last few days. It’s time for you to sign up to help before or during one of the shows.  We needs many hands to make the production run smoothly and there are many different ways to volunteer.  We […]


    REMEMBER: Cast is called Monday through Thursday 4-6 this week. Crew is called Monday and Wednesday 4-6 (regular schedule for crew)! NEEDED: We are in need of a photographer for dress rehearsal on Wednesday May 9th to photograph the show. Do you know of a friend or family member who can take photographs? Alternatively, they […]


    We open in just over TWO WEEKS! I will be sending many important emails between now and then. PLEASE READ THEM CAREFULLY! SATURDAY APRIL 28th from 10am-4pm – all day rehearsal. EVERY CAST AND CREW is required to attend. We will be taking a group photo for the program of everyone and of our 8th […]

  • Personal Ads Due April 23rd

    West Sylvan Drama Families: Personal Ads are a great way to support your favorite actor or crew member while supporting our club. For just $10 for 80 characters, a personal message from you to your actor/crew will be placed in the program. The students love to see their message of support printed in the program for hundreds to read.  Many […]

  • Cast and Crew Bios due April 23rd

    CAST AND CREW BIO:   Due Monday, April 23rd.  Please email the bio to Stacey Hanf at with your “name and bio”   STEP One: Answer the following questions in 3rd person: Name and Grade?  How many years have you been involved with Sylvan Drama?  Have you been in other performances?  Which ones?  What roles?  Is this […]

  • April Rehearsal Schedule

    Below is the link to the April rehearsal schedule for A Midsummer Night’s Dream.  Please let me know if you need clarification on any roles being called. April schedule

  • Rehearsals and Technical Crew Moving Along

    Rehearsals are going well with lines and blocking on the stage: Technical crew has been working hard to create props, prototypes for costumes, and stencils for set painting:   REMEMBER THE MANDATORY ALL DAT REHEARSAL SATURDAY APRIL 7TH FROM 10-4!  ALL CAST AND CREW ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND!  WE WILL BE TAKING HEAD SHOTS, IN […]

  • Rehearsals in Full Swing

    Rehearsals are going great!  Now that we are on the stage, cast can start to see how it’s going to be coming together.  March is the time for actors to learn lines and rehearse on book, so if your child is only called on Mondays, it is because some important work is being done prior […]

  • March Calendar

    The March calendar has been emailed and is linked below.  Kacey will clarify scenes with the cast on Monday. Monday is ALL CAST!  Meet in room #138 to walk to the stage together, as is tradition. Monday is also the first CREW day! 2018 Calendar – Mar 18 (2)

  • Technical Crew Starts Monday March 5th

    Technical crew for the spring play, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, starts Monday March 5th! Crew meets every Monday and Wednesday fro 4-6 pm, in addition to two all-day work days on Saturdays, tech week, and all performances of the play in  May.   Non School Day Rehearsal: April 7, 10am – 4pm Non School Day […]