Support the Cast of The Addams Family

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The 2016 Crossroads Spring Musical, The Addams Family, will be performed the April 12–17. We need lots of help from theater and non-theater parents who are willing to volunteer time and donations for a variety of needs during that week. Parent efforts help to ensure this event is a success and supports the Theater Department and its students. Parent volunteers provide healthy dinners …

Crossroadians on Stage 

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Ashley King (2021) and alum Gheremi Clay (2014) will perform in COCA Theater Company’s wUNDERland in October. Julia Weinstock (2016), Grace Knight (2018), and alum Gheremi Clay (2014) will perform in COCA Theater Company’s production of “Songs for a New World” on November 6 and 7 (This means that the cast is one quarter Crossroadian). Click here for more information. Jordan Jones …

Props for Rent

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The theater department will use your trash as our treasure!  We need a few items for our upcoming production.  If you would like to donate, loan, or “rent” us any of the following, please contact Lee Anne at Leeanne@crossroadscollegeprep.org.  Thanks! 4 cell phones circa 1993-1996 Answering machine circa 93-96 Cordless phone circa 93-96 16mm movie camera old and empty prescription …

Show Me Arts Academy

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A group of Seniors spent much of this past Saturday working the kickoff event for the Show Me Arts Academy, a day of creative expression for area youth held at the Tandy Recreation Center in north city. Crossroads Theatre Director Lee Anne Mathews served as a teaching Artist and opened the opportunity for our seniors to participate as teaching assistants. …

Freedom Riders

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Congratulations to our Crossroads Drama Club for their excellent performances. The Freedom Riders was performed at various locations including the St. Louis Public Library, The St. Michael School, Churchill School, and most recently Rohan Woods School.

Drama Club to Present “The Freedom Riders”

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This Saturday, February 21, at 2:00pm, the Crossroads Drama Club will present The Freedom Riders at the St. Louis Central Library downtown.  The performance is FREE! The Crossroads Drama Club is dedicated to creating theatrical events to raise awareness and bring forth conversations of socially relevant issues.  In years past, we have addressed questions about bullying, use of the internet and …

Theater Parents: Volunteers Needed

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Dear Crossroads Theater Parents: We are preparing for Tech Week (Monday, January 26 – Sunday, February 1) for the Winter One Acts. Parents support the theater program by providing healthy and substantial snacks and dinners for the cast and theater staff, and treats for intermission to encourage donations during performances. Also, we will be selling flowers at each performance. Please …

A Midsummer Night’s Dream to Remember

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Anyone fortunate enough to have seen the recent production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream produced by the Crossroads Theatre Department and directed by Christopher Limber will tell you that the experience was magical. A collaborative effort, the cast and crew demonstrated the true meaning of ensemble as they struggled with the challenges that accompany the achievement of excellence. From …

Program Notes for A Midsummer Night’s Dream

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Christopher Limber, the director of the Crossroads fall play, A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare, wrote the following program notes for the play. It has been my distinct pleasure over the past 5 weeks to work with an immensely talented group of students on Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. We have explored our telling of the play, investigating its …