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Thomas Edison High School Theater

THOMAS EDISON HIGH SCHOOL THEATER is a student-centered, student-led theater company featuring cast, creative staff, and administrative staff from the Edison High student body.  Typically, the company performs three plays a year: one in December, one in March, and one in May.  Our full season brochure for 2019-20 can be found here.

This year, Thomas Edison High School Theater will produce three plays: Newsies, Much Ado About Nothing, and Original One-Act Festival. 

Would you like more regular updates about TEHS Theater, and a gallery of our production photos through the years? Visit us on Facebook and "like" the page!

 

Newsies

Music by Alan Menken

Lyrics by Jack Feldman

Book by Harvey Fierstein

Based on the Disney film written

by Bob Tzudiker and Noni White

Directed by Dudley Voigt

December 12-14, 2019

Thomas Edison H.S. Auditorium

 

Much Ado About Nothing

By William Shakespeare

Directed by Raederle Sterling

                   and Max Athorn

March 5-7, 2020

Thomas Edison H.S. Auditorium

 

Original One-Act Festival

Written and Directed by Edison Female and Gender Non-Conforming Artists

May 14-16, 2020

Thomas Edison H.S. Auditorium

and Art-a-Whirl



We are looking for students to be part of our student staff! If you are interested in working as a designer, assistant director, or publicity staff for any of the shows above or for the whole season, please see Mr. Athorn for an application.

Would you like to get involved?  Contact Mr. Athorn at 612-668-1354 or e-mail him at max.athorn@mpls.k12.mn.us
 

PRODUCTION HISTORY

2018-19
Acts of God
Tartuffe
Hairspray

2017-18
The Tempest
Space Girl
Urinetown

2016-17
Rumors
Dear Mr. President
The Wiz

2015-2016
In The Room Where It Happens (a short play festival)
Our Town
You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown

2014-2015
What Is Beyond
Twelfth Night
Working

2012-2013
Rising Sun, Rising Moon
The Mousetrap
The Music Man


2012-2013
so what had happened was...
Little Shop of Horrors
Romeo and Juliet


2011-2012
Charlotte's Web
Antigone
Smokey Joe's Cafe


2010-2011
Footloose
Don't Drink the Water


2009-2010
Bye Bye Birdie

PHOTOS
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