Theatre School @ Orchard

For over 10 years, Artistic Director Ryan Pifher and Porch Light have worked with Orchard school to present numerous drama club productions. Our 2017/18 season includes an exciting fall musical production offered through the Ridgewood Community School.

  • Orchard Spring Play

    Rehearsals: Feb 08 - Apr 28, 2018
    Open to Orchard students in grades 3-5
    Registration Fee: $285.00

    An amazing opportunity to explore theatre education while preparing for a fully-staged play! This 10-week program provides students instruction in acting and movement, with opportunities for all experience levels to shine on stage!

    Please note: Auditions will now be held on Thursday, March 1 to allow more students to enroll and prepare for auditions after winter break.

    Program Details
    This program is open to Orchard students in grades 3-5 only. A welcome meeting will be held on Thursday, 2/8. Auditions will be held on Thursday, 3/1 (NEW DATE). Auditions are for casting purposes only. Students will receive audition materials and time slots after their registration is complete.

    About the Show
    A rich and delicious tale filled with variety of fairy tale characters like you have never seen them before! Join siblings Hansel and Gretel and other colorful characters as they try to outsmart the evil witch! This revised script provides great opportunities for all experience levels.

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Interested in creating or revamping your school's drama club?

Within your school's setting, students and educators can benefit from our professional expertise in youth theatre, music and technical arts. Porch Light has launched dozens of in-school programs over the past 10+ years and catered to various age groups from elementary, middle and high school.


The Porch Light team can manage everything you need to develop a successful program including staffing, registrations, parent communications, auditions/casting, scripts and materials, costumes, sets, lighting, cast t-shirts and more! Whether you just need guidance on creating a new program, improving an existing club, or would like to become an official Porch Light Theatre School, we can help you create a dynamic culture of arts appreciation! We work with your school administration or HSA/PTO to create an enriching program that will grow and develop for years to come!


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