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2014-2015 Theater Productions

Upper School Theater

The Ties That Bind

The theme for Cannon Theater Company's 2014-2015 season is "The Ties That Bind." We invite you to join us as we explore the power and complexity of family bonds with a zany British comedy in the fall and a poignant, classic musical in the winter. This season's stories will provide the families in our community with laughter, tears, and many valuable questions to discuss.

Hay Fever
By Noel Coward
November 13-15

The eccentric Bliss family of Noel Coward's classic comedy Hay Fever can be described in television terms as a cross between the Crawleys of Downton Abbey and the Pritchett clan of Modern Family. When each of the Blisses invites a friend to stay for the weekend without telling the other family members, chaos ensues as a group of unsuspecting visitors are drawn into the family's hilariously dysfunctional orbit.

Carousel
By Rodgers & Hammerstein
February 26-28

Hailed by Time Magazine as the greatest musical of the 20th century and the personal favorite of composer Richard Rodgers, Carousel is not your typical musical. At turns sweet, heart-wrenching, frustrating, and funny, Carousel follows the troubled romance between carnival barker Billy Bigelow and millworker Julie Jordan. This stirring story raises important questions about love and family, and audience members will have the opportunity to process these questions with the cast and crew during post-show discussions.

One-Act Festival
May 9

This spring, students from Cannon's Upper School acting classes will present a festival of student-directed one-act plays. Details to come later in the school year!

Middle School Theater

TBA Middle School Production
April 30-May 1

Cannon School is very excited to announce that the middle school theater production will once again be an original piece. The story will be created by the students who will then utilize improvisational and creative drama skills as they work together on this production.
To visit the CTC Backstage Webpage, use the link below:
CTC Presents: Hay Fever - November 13-15, 2014

Hay Fever
With Other Scenes and Songs by Noel Coward
November 13-15, 7:00-8:30pm
Cannon Performing Arts Center
Tickets are $5 or free for Cannon School students, alumni, and employees
Cannon Theater Company Performances
Middle School Theater Performances