Students who will be in grades 3-9 in September are invited to sign up for B-P’s summer drama program, which will present “Mary Poppins Jr.” in August. The program will begin Monday, July 8 and continue through Friday, Aug. 16, with rehearsals taking place 9 a.m.-noon, Monday through Thursday, in the Margaret Robin Blowers Auditorium.
The cost of the program is $150 per child. Checks should be made payable to Broadalbin-Perth Central School District. Registration is first-come, first-served; the program requires a minimum of 20 students and a maximum of 40 students.
On the first day of the program, Monday, July 8, parents will be asked to stay for a brief meeting, while students should plan to stay until noon for rehearsal. Auditions will take place the first week of the program.
The performance will take place at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16 in the Margaret Robin Blowers Auditorium at BPHS. Tickets will be sold at the door for $5 per person, with proceeds going to benefit the summer drama program. Each participating student will receive two complimentary tickets.
To register, email the following information to program director Michael Ott:
- Child’s name
- Current grade
- Parent/guardian name
- Phone number(s)
- Email address
- Emergency contact name and phone number
- Special considerations, including allergies
- Dates the child cannot attend