Dramatic Academy proudly presents Session 1 Productions!

Dramatic Academy productions coming up!

Summer shows are about to begin at Penobscot Theatre Company!  Penobscot Theatre’s Dramatic Academy students will perform a variety of plays they have developed while also attending classes and workshops. Over forty students have studied acting, voice, stage combat, dance, and clowning in order to share their new experiences with the community in a performance setting. The Session 1 Series will feature productions that are based in Shakespearean plays and sonnets with a particular focus on versions of Romeo & Juliet.  All shows are available to the public and most are family friendly!


Friday July 12 – Sunday July 14:


10 A.M. “Romeo& Juliet: A Fairy Tale”  - Tiny Thespians


                   “Will & Whimsey” – Junior Troupe



1 P.M.    “Musical Selections from West Side Story” – Show Choir


                “The Seussification of Romeo and Juliet” – Youth Troupe



7 P.M.     “Romeo and Juliet” – A modern interpretation – Young Adults


Students prepare for Summer Session 1 Productions


Session 1 Productions will feature the following performers:



Tiny Thespians:  Max Thompson, Maisie McCarthy, Cami Layman



Junior Troupe:  Connor Plante, Selina Plante, Christopher Noonan, Nolan Kuhl, Charlotte Beckwith, Byron Sockalexis, Pheona El-Hajj, Paige Blackwell, Katie Cramm, Claire McBride



Show Choir:  Brina Campbell, Eleanor Prescott, Olivia West, Conor Kenney



Youth Troupe:  Alec Allain, Charlotte Turner, Jessica Spalding, Maiah Godino, Nicholas Rhodes, Claire Thompson, Maile Sawyer, Olivia Mosca, Elisabeth Budd, Morgan Wipert, Noam Osher, Zivi Osher, Haidee Hodson, Ruby El-Hajj, Aidan Babbitt, Rebeclyn Parker, Molly Hagerty, Sienna Newman, Lucy Morison



Young Adults:  Abby Young, Matthew Bullard, Matthew Stanhope, Charlie Hanscom, Caitlin Hession, Megan Ward, Sarah Littlefield, Melissa St. Peter, Danielle Grover, Macey Jennings, Conor Kenney, Nicholas Danby, Alyssa Stubbs, Charis Gananakan, Mary Clark, Luke Cote




Tickets are $6 children/$11 adults with a $1 discount for cash or check purchases. All seating is general admission.  Tickets can be purchased online at penobscottheatre.org or by calling our Box Office at 932-3333.

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About Amy Roeder

Director of Education – Amy Roeder is pleased to be joining the staff at PTC. Amy received her BFA in theatre from the University of Evansville and her Master of Fine Arts in acting from The University of Georgia. She recently relocated to Bangor from Chicago where she taught and performed with famed comedy institution The Second City. Local audiences may have seen her onstage with Improv Acadia in Bar Harbor where she has been a company member since 2005. Amy has performed all over the country including at the Alliance Theatre in Atlanta, the Denver Center for the Performing Arts, Cincinnati’s Playhouse in the Park and with the Improv Asylum in Boston. In addition to teaching acting and improvisation classes all over the world, Amy is also designs and facilitates workshops in improvisational techniques for businesses. Amy hates writing in the third person.