Past Productions

The Diary of Anne Frank

Adapted by Frances Goodrich & Albert Hackett, from Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl, edited by Otto Frank, Presented through special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service of New York.
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Creative & Technical Team:
Directors: Roberta Weiner and Nick Morana
Sound Design & Operation: Nick Morana
Costume Design: Sara Lucchini
Costumes & Hair: Leighann Kelly, Haley McIsaac, Emma Madden, Lori Kelly
Props Coordinator: Brianna Lueders
Props Assistant: Beth Hobbs
Lighting Operator: Dan Doane
Backstage Manager: Laura Baker
Backstage Assistance: Evyn Whiteley
Administration: Dayna Doane
Refreshments: the Emerson Family, the Patten-Yarashus Family, the Wyatt Family, and the Berg Family.
Performance Dates:
Fri., Jan. 19 and Sat., Jan. 20, 2007 at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, Jan. 21 at 4 p.m
Location: the Prana Center

The play, adapted from Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl, edited by Otto Frank. Winner of the 1956 Pulitzer Prize, Tony Award, Critics Circle Award, and virtually every…  

The Pirates of Penzance

Gilbert & Sullivan
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Creative & Technical Team:
Adapated, Directed & Choreographed by Roberta Weiner
Accompanist: Joanne Hines
Musical Assistance: Sharon Broadley-Martin
Director, Prana Center Workshop: Julie Murphy
Additional Choreography: Michelle Clancy (Climbing Over Rocky Mountain), Mike Baskowski (When the Foeman)
Costumes: Roberta Weiner and Dayna Doane
Hat Design: Dayna Doane
Costume Fitting and Alterations: Laura Emerson
Workshop Assistants: Emma Madden, Carol Emerson
Rehearsal Assistants: Sheryl Altman, Dayna Altman, Phil Bassett, Nick Cornetta, Emma Madden, Carol Emerson

Lighting: Dan Doane, Bobby Murphy, Phil Bassett
Sound & Set: Nick Morana
Backstage: Dayna Altman, Rachel Dinehart
Makeup & Hair: Taylor & Abby Marsh
Administrator: Dayna Doane
Parent Coord.: Mindee Meltzer
Photographer: Nancy Tanana
Flyer design: Taylor Marsh
Performance Dates:
Friday, Oct. 27 at 7:30, Saturday, Oct. 28 at 2 and 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 29, 2006 at 2 p.m
Location: the Holliston Town Hall

This swashbuckling, funny show was enjoyed by packed audiences of all ages.

A Christmas Carol 2005

Based on the classic Christmas story by Charles Dickens'
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Creative & Technical Team:
Adapted and Directed by Roberta Weiner
Student Director Sarah Bassett
Accompanist Joanne Hines
Choreographer & Performance Workshop Director Julie Murphy
Costume Designer Dawn Anderson
Assistant Costume Designer Erin Anderson
Tech Director & Lighting Design Drew Madden
Sound Design & Special Effects Nick Morana
Lighting Board Operator: Kelsey KokEnnon
Spotlight operators: Phil Bassett, Julia Auster, Dan Doane
Stage Manager Sheryl Altman
Assistant Stage Manager Dayna Altman
Props Coordinator Emma Madden
Backstage Assistants Ryan Meltzer, Rachel Dinehart
Administrator Dayna Doane
Performance Dates:
Friday, Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 3 at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 4 at 1:30 p.m.
Location: the Holliston Town Hall

An all-children’s version of Charles Dickens’ classic story!

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Creative & Technical Team:
Director: Roberta Weiner
Student Directors: Joe Sirianni and Sarah Bassett;
Choreographer/stage manager: Becky Pittman
Tech director: Drew Madden,
Assistant stage managers: Erik Bachrach and Nicole Smalley
Tech crew: Dan Doane and Philip Bassett
Accompanist: Joannne Hines
Performance Dates:
Feb. 4 and 5 at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 6 at 2 p.m
Location: Upper Town Hall, Holliston MA

Featuring an assortment of popular Broadway show tunes, this fun, fast-paced show appealed to packed house of children and adults of all ages.

Charlotte’s Web

E.B. White's delightful children's book, adaption by Joseph Robinette
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Creative & Technical Team:
Director: Laura Steele
Producers: Roberta Weiner and Nick Morana
Technical Director: Drew Madden
Costume Design: Dawn Anderson
Sound Design: Ed Council
Stage Manager: Sarah Bassett
Assistant Stage Manager: Kelly Mogren
Lighting Operators: Philip Bassett and Dan Doane
Props Coordinator: Karen Shaw
Props Assistants: Maggie Goeller and Kim Foskett
House Manager: Karen Foltz
Performance Dates:
April 30 at 7:30 p.m., May 1 at 7:30 p.m., May 2 at 2 p.m., May 7 at 7:30 p.m., May 8 at 7:30 p.m., May 9 at 2 p.m.
Location: Framingham Civic League

The story of a down-to-earth pig, Wilbur, and the intelligent, loving spider who saves his life, Charlotte’s Web appeals to children and adults alike