The Ipswich Middle School theater faculty team, under the direction of Jill Hasselbacher together with Mr. Patch, provides students with a comprehensive drama curriculum culminating in a theatrical production.Theater vocabulary, character development, acting, singing, backstage crew demands, choreography, set design, costuming, props, lighting, sound, program, and publicity are covered while preparing for performance.
A dramatic performance occurs in October and the middle school musical is performed in February/March. In addition, Middle School students are welcome to audition for the chorus roles in the High School’s annual musical production. Middle School Drama is part of a continuing theater curriculum, preparing students for the high school drama program.
James and the Giant Peach Jr.
Peter Pan Jr. Fall 2017
See Past Productions Slide Shows:
The 2015 Ipswich High School Production of Godspell
2014- Rodgers & Hammerstein's The Sound of Music:
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)
The 2016 Ipswich Middle School Production of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)
by Adam Long, Daniel Singer and Jess Winfield
The 2015 Ipswich Middle School Production of Guys & Dolls.
Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser. Book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows.
Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International.