The Carlsbad High School Intermediate Theatre students performed a stage version of the children’s classic story Charlotte’s Web on Friday, January 13, 2017 and the PreAdvanced/Advanced Theatre students presented their audience interactive production of Two Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind (30 plays in 60 minutes) by Greg Allen on Friday, January 20 and Saturday, January 21, 2017. All shows were at 7:00 P.M. in the Carlsbad Cultural Arts Center on the Carlsbad High School campus.
The Carlsbad High School Advanced Theatre students present an evening of humorous scenes about “Friends and Frenemies” on Wednesday, June 8, at 7:00 P.M. in the CAC. Admission is free.
PreAdvanced/Intermediate Theatre invites you to THE MONOLOGUE SHOW by Don Zolidis on Friday, June 10, at 7:00 P.M. in the CAC. Admission is free to this comedy about a fictional drama class presenting an evening of monologues, featuring senior Matt Brent as the drama teacher, Mr. Banks.
The Carlsbad High School Theatre Department presented two productions in January 2016. The first was ALICE IN WONDERLAND, adapted from the Lewis Carroll children’s classic by Scott Hunter, performed for one night only on Thursday, January 14, at 7:00 P.M. by the Intermediate Theatre and PreAdvanced Theatre students. Costumes were by Sue Team and Audrey Oberman.
On January 22 and 23, the Advanced Theatre and Advanced Technical Theatre students presented Tina Howe’s MUSEUM. MUSEUM has the audience experience the last day of a three-artist show at a contemporary art museum with the patrons and the guards.
Both productions were at the Carlsbad Cultural Arts Center, 3557 Monroe Street, Carlsbad.
On Saturday, October 24, 138 Theatre students from Carlsbad High School, Sage Creek High School,Calavera Hills Middle School, and Aviara Oaks Middle School performed at the 1st Annual Carlsbad Theatre Festival. They received feedback from theatre professionals, and celebrated theatre together. Adjudicators included college faculty from Cal State San Marcos, San Diego State, Palomar College, Mesa College, Cal Poly Pomona, professional directors and actors from North Coast Rep, Moonlight Amphitheatre, and theatres in Orange County and L.A..
Below is a photo slideshow created by Joan Colvin.
The ninth grade students of Intermediate Theatre travel to Pacific Rim Elementary on January 9, Jefferson Elementary on January 13, and Calavera Hills Elementary on January 15 to perform their adaptation of JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH!
Ever been on a crazy blind date? Then you’ll be laughing at the PreAdvanced/Intermediate Theatre production of Jonathan Rand’s one-act comic trilogy CHECK, PLEASE. One night only — Tuesday, January 13, at 7:00 in the Cultural Arts Center. Admission is free with ASB sticker or $5.00 at the door.
The Advanced Theatre class presents Matthew Burnett’s adaptation of Thornton Wilder’s THEOPHILUS NORTH on Friday, January 16 and Saturday, January 17, at 7:00 P.M. in the Cultural Arts Center. Admission is free with ASB sticker or $5.00 at the door.
- The 9th grade Intermediate Theatre students will travel to Hope, Poinsettia and Magnolia Elementary schools with their play “The Adventures of Peter Rabbit and His Friends” on January 10, 14 and 16.
- The PreAdvanced/Intermediate Theatre class presents three chilling one-act plays, “Sorry, Wrong Number”, “Overtones”, and “The Lottery” on Monday, January 13, at 7:00 P.M. in the Cultural Arts Center. Admission is free with ASB sticker, or $5.00 at the door.
- The Advanced Theatre students present Mary Zimmerman’s Metamorphoses on Friday, January 17 and Saturday, January 18 at 7:00 P.M. in the Cultural Arts Center. Admission is free with ASB sticker, or $5.00 at the door.
Carlsbad High School PreAdvanced Theatre students won two 3rd place medals at the 10th Annual RoleAbout Festival at Mission Viejo High School on Saturday, October 20. In the Classical Monologue category, John Collison won 3rd place for his performance as the Guard from ANTIGONE. Gunnar Sexton, Clare Sinai and Kenadee Watson won 3rd place with their scene from THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR in the Classical Scene event. Placing in the Finals were Max DeLoach performing “Why, God, Why?” from MISS SAIGON, Kitty Knorr’s Original Monologue “Addiction”, Cameron Penn’s monologue from the film 127 HOURS, and Karinya Ghiara, Tara Robertson and Megan Ohlin’s performance of a scene from the film LEGALLY BLONDE. Serving as student judges were Ally Houston and Destiny Girley, and Deja Sanders supported the festival as a volunteer. Congratulations to the class and many thanks to the parents who joined us for a day of great theatre!