Since 1949, the Stepinac High School Drama Club has won critical acclaim for its productions of fall dramas and spring musicals, staged on the school’s Major Bowes Theater. It has also won international recognition by performing in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Click here to read the review.
For its 100th production in 2011, it won three of "Metros" Awards, and it garnered four more "Metros" for its production of Phantom of the Opera in 2012, including Best Play, earning Stepinac more awards than any other Westchester school for two years running. The productions have nurtured the talents of so many young men at Stepinac. Some went on to greater fame as professional actors including Academy Award winner Jon Voight and Emmy-Award winner Alan Alda.
The Stepinac Drama Club, which in conjunction with the young women of neighboring high schools, has more than 100 members each year. The Stepinac stage crew consists of 30 students. The Drama Club has also staged performances exclusively for audiences of elementary school children to continue Stepinac’s tradition of developing a love of the theater from generation to generation.
April 29th, 30th, May 6th, 7th at 7:30PM,
May 8th at 2PM.
The Stepinac Drama Club is proud to be one of the first high schools in the country to present the regional premiere production of, Sister Act. Sister Act is the feel-amazing musical comedy smash based on the 1992 film starring legendary star Whoopi Goldberg. The musical tells the story of a woman hiding in a convent who helps her fellow sisters find their voice as she rediscovers her own. Filled with powerful gospel music outrageous dancing and a truly moving story, Sister Act will leave audiences breathless.
Cost: $22 for adults; $18 for senior citizens & children under 12
Age recommended: Appropriate for all ages
Telephone: For tickets & more Info (914) 946-4800 x200