The Dedham High School Class of 2016 will present their Senior Musical on March 11th and 12th in the Dunne Auditorium at DHS. This years presentation of Rogers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella will feature the talents of seniors as they continue this Dedham tradition. Come and see a pumpkin turn into a carriage and visit a kingdom where ‘impossible things happen every day. Tickets are now on sale in the DHS main office, and at the door. General admission is $15., students and seniors $10., and children 11 and under $5. It promises to be a great night of entertainment.
On March 3rd, Oakdale School hosted the Family Night of Folk Dance. This annual event drew the largest crowd in years as music teachers introduced a number of community dances from around the world to students K-5 and their parents. It was great to see so many people learning the steps and sharing dance traditions from many cultures. Thanks to music teachers Sara Allen, Heather Kirby, and Gabrielle Zimbardo for all the preparation put in to bringing students from 4 schools together for this special event.
Members of the Dedham High School Drama Club participated in the anual Mass. Educational Theater Guild Drama Festival at Framingham HS on March 27th. Presenting the play 4AM, the cast presented a strong performance that was well received by the audience and the judges. Junior Michael Curvin and Sophomore Caroline Alexandre were recognized for dramatic excellence. Congratulations to Director William Nicholson and the entire cast for their impressive perrformance.
All Town Strings – Tuesday, March 29th at DMS, 7pm. String instrument students from grades 3 to 12 will be featured.
Don Heald Night of Jazz – This annual tribute to departed Dedham band teacher Don Heald is always a highlight of the performance calendar. Jazz and choral students from both DMS and DHS will present this concert at DMS on March 30th at 7pm.
All Town Choral Concert – The largest performing event presented by Dedham Fine Arts each year – this concert will feature almost 300 students in a concert that ends with a combined performance of students from grades 5 to 12 to an always packed house. It will be at DHS at 7pm on Wednesday, April 13th. Donations are appreciated at each of these events.
Dedham Middle School Musical – The Wizard of Oz – April 6-8. This all time classic will be brought to the stage by our talented middle school cast and crew.