JAMAICA PLAIN (AGES 8-12)

The Jamaica Plain Troupe is for young people ages 8 to 12. The Troupe produces two original musicals a year. Physical and vocal techniques, character development and dance skills are taught in the rehearsal process.

The JP Troupe meets on Tuesdays at Hope Church in JP, 4:00-6:00 pm, with two weekend rehearsals during each session. Production week and opening performances are at the Footlight Club in JP, in January and May. The Troupe then tours each show throughout the community as a social service. Enrollment is in September and January. Cost: $545 per session (includes a $50 non-refundable registration fee).

Annual Freelance Family Party: Saturday, Jan. 25, 7:00-9:30 PM

First Parish in Brookline, 382 Walnut Street

Featuring: DJ, dancing and performances by all Freelance companies!

AUDITIONS & ENROLLMENT

Open enrollment for new/returning Troupe members starts December 11.

RETURNING

Returning JP Troupers (includes rising from another Troupe) will have their first meeting on Tuesday, January 14, 4:00-6:00pm at the Hope Church, Jamaica Plain.  If you won’t be returning to the JP Troupe, or if you have questions, please contact Director Kippy Dewey at (617)274-6065.

ENROLL HERE

NEW

New actor auditions will be held on Tuesday, January 14 at Hope Church, Jamaica Plain. Auditions are by appointment; to schedule an audition, please call Kippy Dewey at (617)274-6065. Click here for more information on the audition process.

ENROLL HERE

MYTHING LINKS

a musical play by Sam Abel and Narcissa Campion

FALL 2019 REHEARSALS & PERFORMANCES

REHEARSALS

All Tuesdays 4:00-6:00pm at Hope Church, Jamaica Plain

Additional rehearsals:

Saturday Nov. 16th, 2:30-5:30pm. At Park School, 171 Goddard Ave., Brookline.

Sunday Dec. 8, 2:30-5:30pm. At Footlight Club.

PRODUCTION WEEK

At the Footlight Club, 7A Eliot Street, Jamaica Plain.

Mon. Dec. 9 – Fri. Dec. 13, 4:00 – 6:00pm

Open Dress  – Thurs. Dec. 12, 4:15pm

PERFORMANCES

Opening performance: Fri. Dec. 13, 6:00pm

Additional performance:

Tues. Dec. 17, 4:00 PM at the Driscoll School, Brookline (enter via Washington Street)

LOCATIONS

Hope Church
85 Seaverns Ave, Jamaica Plain
(regular Tuesday rehearsals and auditions)

Footlight Club
7 Eliot St # A, Jamaica Plain, MA
(production week)

JAMAICA PLAIN TROUPE STAFF

  • Director: Madeline Hurley
  • Musical Director: Cooper Evans
  • Choreographer: Christina Piscitelli
  • Costume Design: Lili Meisel

 

PHOTOS

TORTOISE VS HARE

SPRING 2019

MONOPOLY

FALL 2018

FOOD FOR THOUGHT
FALL 2017