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Close to the 2016-2017 season of Tippit Theatre

Come join us for an upcoming exciting close to the 2016-2017 season of Tippit Theatre classes!  If you are interested in seeing talented students shine in outrageous comedy, based on the Brother's Grimm fairy tales, bringing Dahl's classic work of Alice in Wonderland to life on the stage, and our spring UIL one-act play John Lennon & Me, a story of bravery and lasting friendship, you won't be disappointed!

 

Below are the details!

 

The Brothers' Grimm Spectaculathon

Thursday, May 11 - 5:30pm - Tippit cafeteria

4th period class

 

Friday, May 12 - 6:00pm & 7:00pm - Tippit cafeteria

8th period class, casts A &B

 

Snow White, Cinderella, Little Red Cap, The Talking Fish, Crab People, The Frog Prince, Rapunzel, Rumplestiltskin- all of these charming, sassy, and exotic characters of Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm’s fairy tales are combined into one captivating performance. Two narrators attempt to recreate all 209 of the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm in a wild, fast-paced extravaganza. To make it more difficult, they attempt to combine them into one gigantic fable using Rapunzel, Rumpelstiltskin, Hansel and Gretel, Snow White, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella! Plus audience interaction! 

 

Alice in Wonderland

Friday, May 19: 6:00pm - Tippit cafeteria

9th period class, 6th grade

 

After Alice tumbles down a mysterious rabbit hole, she finds herself in a strange land where everyone is raving mad. With the help of a Cheshire Cat, an astute Caterpillar, and a righteous Humpty Dumpty, Alice must find her way home and discover who she really is. A darker, more faithful version of Lewis Carroll's classic tale that reimagines the experience of Wonderland, and ends with an unexpected new twist.

 

John Lennon & Me

Saturday, April 29: 2:00pm (Eastview High School PAC)

Theatre 3 - UIL spring one-act

(Please feel free to attend the 12:00pm & 1:00pm shows to support Benold and Forbes!

 

POSSIBLE (TBD) after school performance at Tippit, April 27: 5:30pm - free and open to the public!  Come catch this early performance!

 

This uproarious play about life, death, power, and first boyfriends is a tug on the heart strings!  Hollywood-wannabe Star has been diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, an inherited disease that assures a young death. She spends most of her time in the hospital, morphing her doctor into a superhero from her imagination and her nurse into an Army "torturer." Then, Star gets a new roommate - Courtney - who is Star's total opposite. Pretty. Cheerleader. Taller. Neither girl knows much about each other, but eventually they form a friendship that will last forever. 




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