Mission Statement: Remembering our values of Reverence, Respect, and Responsibility, the NDP Drama Community serves to entertain, educate, and inspire those within our school as well as the community at large, welcoming every student in a safe, creative, and accepting environmen t.
General Club Info/History: The Drama Club is the perfect place to meet friends, have fun, and use your talents. Membership in this community is open to anyone, even if you can only join us for one season. Every type of person is needed, from the most organized to the most artistic, from the singer or actor to the person running the show behind the scenes. Each one of you has a gift or talent that can be used to take a show from being a good one to being a one! great
Meeting Information: First meeting – Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2:45-3:30 p.m.
Meetings generally are held twice a month on Tuesdays, from 2:45-3:15, in the cafeteria. Times and locations may change, so specific meeting information is posted on the Drama Board, outside Room 507, as well as on the Drama Club page on Edline.
Drama Club: "Where We Live Life as it Should Be... On the Stage."
Faculty/Staff Moderators: Mrs. Bonnie Wilson - email
President - Nick Barakos
Vice President - Jenny Green
Thespian Secretary - Kristin Green
Treasurer - Natalie Demirjian
Historian - Jennifer Dickey
Production Coordinator – Julia Trace
Sr. Cabinet Rep. - Michael Selvala
Jr. Cabinet Rep. - Vidya Walia
So. Cabinet Rep. - Christina Hamra
Fr. Cabinet Rep. - Divya Walia
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NDP Players - NDP Theatre History
Coffee House Nights Talent Show Sep. 22, 2012
The Crucible Oct. 26-27, 2012 - more info
Les Misérables School Edition Feb. 1-16, 2013
Tentative: Senior-directed One-Acts April 20-21, 2012
Sixth Annual "NDP's Got Talent" Show Sep. 10, 2011
Twelve Angry Jurors Oct. 14-15, 2011 - slide show
The Drowsy Chaperone Feb. 3-11, 2012
Much Ado About Nothing April 20-21, 2012
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NDP’s Fifth Annual Talent Show
Murder in the Knife Room comedy by Jonathan Rand
Guys and Dolls musical by Frank Loeser
Comedy, Cuisine, and Characters – Dinner Theatre One-Acts: The Audition and An Old-Fashioned Soap Opera
The Curious Savage by John Patrick – First Alumni-Directed Summer Show
Professor, How Could You! Comedy by Anne Coulter Martens
Curtains – Musical / Premiere Performance for Arizona High School
Pasta, Pistols, and Passion! - Murder Mystery Dinner Theater
NDP's Fourth Annual Talent Show
NDP's Third Annual Talent Show
Twisted - Two One-Acts : This is a Test ; Law and Order: Fairy Tale Unit
Into the Woods Musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine
NDP's Second Annual Talent Show
Dark, Blue, and Wholesome Too - Three One-Act Plays : Sorry, Wrong Number; Bright Blue Mailbox Suicide Note; and The Least Offensive Play in the Whole Darn World
Disney's Beauty and the Beast
Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream
NDP’s First School-wide Talent Show
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, first holiday comedy
Fiddler on the Roof , featuring NDP’s first student orchestra!
Two One-acts: The Dancers and This is a Test
Godspell with live music by NDP’s student rock band
Nothing But the Truth (Drama)
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella
Who, What, When, Why, How! ( original comedy by Ross Collins )
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - NDP’s first musical!
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Alice in Wonderland
“Guys and Dolls,” a New York musical about gamblers, missionaries, showgirls, love and salvation. February 4 - 13, 2011
“Murder in the Knife Room,” a murder mystery parody by Jonathan Rand.
Friday, Oct. 22, and Saturday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m.
Don’t Miss the Fifth Annual
NDP’s Got Talent Show
Saturday 7:00 p.m.
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Arizona Thespian Leadership Camp
July 6 - 9, 2010 in Heber, AZ
NDP’s first Murder Mystery Dinner Theater!
Pasta, Pistols, and Passion! April 9 and 10, 2010
Back row (l-r): Christian Boden (Clark Dent), Alex Wiltse (Bo Jalaise), Nick Barakos (Rocco Scarfazzi), Shane Ertter (Marco Roni), George Boden (Pepi Roni) Front row: Natalie Demirjian (Tara Misu), Victoria Comeaux (Claire Voyant), Natalie Ault (Mama Rosa), Jenny Green (Sr. Addie Nauseum), Rachel Calvis (Angel Roni), and Elena Bautista-Hobin (Lois Blane)
by John Kander, Fred Ebb, Rupert Holmes
Arizona High School Musical Premiere
January 29-31, February 5-6, 2010
Professor, How Could You!
by Anne Coulter Martens
October 16-17, 2009
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The Curious Savage
by John Patrick
August 6 and 7, 2010
Directed by NDP Alumni Rachel Regonini (’07) and Dani LaMantia (’08)
"Where We Live Life as it Should Be... On the