DRAMA CLUB NEWS:
information on Upcoming Events
Spring 2020 Activities:
Thank You, Five (Hundred)! - Our Thespian Honor Troupe (ITS Troupe 7742) ran an online donation-based food drive aiming to raise $500 to buy groceries for families financially affected by COVID-19 in partnership with Newbridge Church. Receiving an outpouring of support from Ridge Drama Club, they ended up surpassing their goal by $330, enabling them to provide hundreds of meals to families in need!!
The Foxy Awards - For our 2019 Fall Play, A Midsummer Night's Dream, we won FOUR Montclair State Theatre Night Awards, including Best Overall Play!! We are so proud of everyone involved. Nominations/Wins Include: Outstanding Achievement in Period/Fantasy Costume Design, Outstanding Achievement in Lighting Design, Outstanding Achievement in Stage Direction (Mrs. Harvey) - WIN, Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actor in a Classical Play (Max Rodriguez), Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Classical Play (SG Prejean), Outstanding Performance by a Leading Actor in a Classical Play (Nick Casey), Outstanding Performance by a Leading Actress in a Classical Play (Annabel DelGiorno) - WIN, and Outstanding Production of a Classical Play - WIN, and Outstanding Overall Production - WIN!
Showtime! Don't Stop the Music - Due to COVID-19, this year's end of the year showcase was moved virtually on Youtube! So proud of our student run virtual productions. Thank you to the production team and all who participated!
Student Directed Musical - As a final project on her independent study, Senior McKenna Moore will making her directing debut of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Starring Drama Club members of all grades, this virtual show will premiere on the Drama Club Youtube on June 4th!
Season Uploads - To entertain during the quarantine, we will be uploading past Drama Club seasons on our Youtube Channel so you can watch our past plays and musicals from the comfort of your own home! Check our Instagram to stay updated on the season drops!