Friday, December 2, 2016

Sister Act Audition Contract must be signed and submitted at Auditions on Thursday in the auditorium at 10:45AM. Here is the link: Sister Act Contract

Actors must prepare your audition performance by doing research on each of the characters and songs! Please see the audition requirements below and the links to the script and songs:

Sister Act Audition Sides- Girls Girls SIDES
  • Choose 1 monologue ( Sister Mary Patrick or Sister Mary Lazurus)
  • Take Me To Heaven measures 19-66
  • The Life I Never Led measures 68-152
  • Sister Act measures 5-42

Sister Act Auditions- Boys Boys Sides
  • Monsignor Monologue
  • I Can Be That Guy measures 58-84
  • TJ’s monologue into the song Lady measures 33-49

You can pick up the paper copies of the contract and sides in the auditorium on Monday. Music workshop will be Wednesday after school in room 118.
Jessica Beattie Director

Thursday, November 3, 2016



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Wednesday 12/7- Music Audition Workshop 
in room 118
Girls 2:30-3:15 PM
Boys 3:15-4 PM

AUDITIONS TI DAY 12/8- OHS Auditorium
11AM: Choreo 
followed by 
Music auditions and Callbacks 

12/9 TBD- Callbacks after school

Jessica Beattie Director

Monday, October 24, 2016

Come See Rowing to America!

Jessica Beattie Director

Friday, September 9, 2016

Rowing to America Advertising
Thank you for supporting the Ossining Drama Club’s production of Rowing to America.  All advertising and donations directly support our club activities and the quality of our program and productions. Our award-winning and nationally acclaimed theatre program has an audience of thousands throughout the season and we offer great advertising opportunities!
Please note that all advertising sales for the fall drama must be received by
Friday September 30th 2017.
Advertising Options (please see the last page for pricing and details)
·         Season Packages. All season packages will advertise for both of this year’s Ossining Drama productions:
·         Fall Drama: Rowing to America
4 PM on October 26 (open dress rehearsal)
7 PM on October 27, 28, and 29 at the Ossining High School Auditorium
·         Spring Musical: Sister Act
4 PM on March 18 (open dress rehearsal)
7 PM on March 19, 20, and 21 in the Ossining High School Auditorium
·         All season advertising packages are discounted!
·         Program Advertisements. Advertise in the Rowing to America program by purchasing ad space with a variety of sizes and options. Show your support for Ossining Theatre Arts and purchase an ad for the season or show.
·         T-Shirt Advertisements. Purchase advertisements to list a company, family, or sponsor name on the back of the show shirts. Shirt ads can be purchased individually or packaged with other program advertisements.
·         T-shirt advertisements are also available for a discounted rate in a package with program advertisements.
Thank you for your support! Please e-mail if you have any questions or concerns. All advertisements are due by September 30, 2017.
Jessica Beattie Director

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Drama Opportunities

2016-17 Drama Opportunities!

Production Season:

Fall Drama Oct. 26-29th   Rowing to America

Auditions will be Wednesday Sept. 14th. Please select and prepare one monologue from the audition selection. Please sign up on the call board next to the main office before period 9 on the 14th and then line up outside of the auditorium after school with your completed and signed Audition Form.

Spring Musical March 29-April 1st 2017 Sister Act

Auditions for the musical will be after school on 12/7 and during the TI Day on 12/8 with music/ choreography rehearsals beginning 12/12.

Theatre Tech/ Crew Meeting will be on Friday 9/16 in rm 119 
(Please bring a audition signed contract to the crew mtg) 
Positions we are looking for:
·        Directing Assistant
·        Program Editor
·        Stage Management- Front of House/ Backstage
·        Run Crew
·        Build Crew
·        Light Board Operator
·        Sound Board Operator
·        Costume Design/Coordination
·        Hair and Makeup
·        Graphic Designer- Posters/ Playbill/ Tshirt
·        Advertising Coordinator
·        Advertising/ Raffles Crew
·        SHOWTIME Opportunities- House Manager, Tickets, Ushers, Bake Sale etc.

Sign Up for a Theatre Class!
Pd 3- Theatre I Freshman
Pd 4- SUNY Theatre
Pd 6- Theatre (10-12)
Theatre Lab Acting and Theatre Lab Technical- in addition to the after school ensemble production work this course also includes individual rotating lesson periods.

Jessica Beattie Director

Friday, May 20, 2016

Our spring preview performance of Metamorphoses is on its way!

Jessica Beattie Director

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Ossining Drama Spring Season Updates!

Thank you to all who attended our Spring Musical, In The Heights! It was an incredible success, and it's thanks to supporters like you that were able to make it happen. In the words of our director, Jessica Beattie:
I am beaming with pride over our production run of In the Heights last week. Congratulations to the phenomenal performances of all of the students involved on stage and behind the scenes- you captured the beauty and power of working together as one ensemble and it was magical!!

HUGE THANK YOU TO ALL THE FAMILIES that donated and worked incredibly hard at what was the best concessions table we have ever had! Your devotion and support to our program means the world to all of us. I'm still hearing feedback about how the d├ęcor, food, and music enhanced the entire experience!!
Images from our production can be found at the following links:
But we're not done for the year just yet! Coming up on the 20th and 21 of May, at 7:30PM, we will be putting on a local production of our Festival Fringe piece, Metamorphoses, at Theater O. More information will be released soon, but until then, enjoy this preview of our poster design:
Jessica Beattie Director

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Our Spring Musical "In the Heights" is Coming Up!

Our spring musical In the Heights is coming up!

Tickets are available online at - just look up "Ossining" and you'll be able to choose any of the performance dates!

Jessica Beattie Director