New England Drama Council

The NEDC supports theatre arts in high schools throughout New England by sponsoring the annual New England Drama Festival. The New England Drama Festival provides a showcase for two shows from each of the 6 New England states. These shows are selected through festivals by each state's high school theatre organization. The NEDF includes workshops and forums to foster the education and discussion of theatre among the attending students and directors.

2018 New England Theatre Festival

Hosted by Gilford High School, New Hampshire

Thursday, Friday, & Saturday, April 26, 27, & 28

Download: Registration Packet - Contact Scott Piddington for Registration Form

for more info see the Participant Info page.

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THURSDAY 4/26/2018

12:30p - Opening Ceremony

1:45p - BLOCK 1 - Introductions

1:50p - The Realm - Norwood HS, MA

2:40p - Still Life With Iris - Cranston HS West, RI

6:50p - BLOCK 2 - Introductions

6:55p - Nora's Lost - Concord HS, NH

7:50p - The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) [revised] - Thetford, VT

FRIDAY 4/27/2018

10:00a - BLOCK 3 - Introductions

10:05a - D.O.A. - Otter Valley, VT

1:15a - The Diviners - Yarmouth HS, ME

3:05p - BLOCK 4 - Introductions

3:10p - Antigone - St. Raphael, RI

4:20p - The Endless Arc - Ellington HS, CT

7:10p - BLOCK 5 - Introductions

7:15p - Silent Movie - Kingswood, NH

SATURDAY 4/28/2018

10:00a - BLOCK 6 - Introductions

10:05a - Scenes from "The Secret in the Wings" - Ellsworth HS, ME

11:00a - The New Everyman, A Modern Adaptation - Joseph Case HS, MA

2:00p - Closing Ceremony

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