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Willkommen to Cabaret!

The winter theatre production, Cabaret, is a thought-provoking musical set in 1930s Berlin, at the time when the Nazis were rising to power. The play takes place largely in a seedy nightclub called the Kit Kat Klub, and it follows the story of Cliff Bradshaw, a young American novelist (played by ...

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Fall Play: The Children’s Hour

Can a story about a boarding school in the thirties resonate with Deerfield’s students? The Children’s Hour answers this question as a play set in a girls boarding school in New England in the 1930s. Written by American playwright Lillian Hellman, the play deals with controversial issues such ...

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Farewell, Mr. Reese

As the 2010-2011 school year comes to a close so do 27 years of directing at Deerfield Academy for John Reese.

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Eight Schools Act as One

Deerfield hosted this year’s Eight Schools Theatre Festival, a daylong event which welcomed Hotchkiss, Andover, Exeter, and Northfield Mount Hermon to present a student-directed, one-act play.

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Performing Arts Showcase on Friday

This Friday, Parents’ Weekend, the Deerfield commu­nity will gather in the large audi­torium to experience the world of the performing arts.

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Seven Minutes in Heaven

This fall’s play, Seven Minutes in Heaven by Steven Levenson, perfectly cap­tures the stereotypes young teen­agers try so desperately to adopt…

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Artist of the Issue: Camille Coppola

Intense, artistic, and theatrical, Camille Coppola ’10 is a well-known face in the theater department. She has been in a play ten of her twelve trimesters, and has been in Acting Tutorial class for four years…

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