O’Maley presents Shrek the Musical JR features double cast and 65 students!

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Shrek at Gloucester O Maley 2018

WHAT:¬†O‚ÄôMaley Innovation Middle School ‚Äď O‚ÄôMaley Academy Drama Club‚Äôs Production of Shrek The Musical Jr. “Beauty is in the eye of the ogre in¬†Shrek The Musical JR., based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film and fantastic Broadway musical.¬†Music by¬†Jeanine Tesori.¬†Book and Lyrics by¬†David Lindsay-Abaire. based on¬†DreamWorks Animation Motion Picture and the book by William Steig.”

WHEN: The double cast production will be performing 6 public shows over the first 2 weekends in March:

(Cast X)   Friday, March 2, 2018 Р7:00 P.M.

(Cast Y)   Saturday, March 3, 2018 Р7:00 P.M.                                

(Cast X)   Sunday, March 4, 2018 Р1:00 P.M.

(Cast Y)   Friday, March 9, 2018 Р7:00 P.M.

(Cast X)   Saturday, March 10, 2018 Р7:00 P.M.

(Cast Y)   Sunday, March 11, 2018 Р1:00 P.M.

WHERE: O’Maley Auditorium, 32 Cherry Street, Gloucester, MA

WHO: Our production showcases 65 sixth, seventh, & eighth grade students in the cast & crew!

WHY: Besides being incredibly fun, musical theater helps young people develop many of the skills necessary for success in today’s world: Self-Confidence, Literacy, Communication, Imagination, Empathy, Critical Thinking and Problem Solving, Self-Discipline, Community Awareness, Public Speaking, and Teamwork.

Sincerely,

Drama Club Co-Directors: Sharon Crowley, Joanne Horne, Lauren Horne, & Leslie Sellers

Costume Designer: Linda Stockman and Choreographer: TS Burnham

*O’Maley Drama Club is part of O’Maley Academy, a free, afterschool grant-funded program administered by: Site Coordinator Allison Cousins and Family Coordinator Mary White 

MAYOR SEFATIA, KAY ELLIS, AND BOB RYAN HONORED AT DISCOVER GLOUCESTER HOLIDAY PARTY!

Mayor Romeo Thekan Discover Gloucester 2015 Holiday PartyThe annual Discover Gloucester holiday and awards party was held today at Latitude 43. A delightful luncheon was served followed by the award presentation.¬†A¬†stellar¬†group of Gloucester can-do citizens¬†¬†was in attendance¬†and it¬†was a pleasure and honor to be amongst so many¬†who have dedicated themselves to doing¬†tremendous good for our¬†community, especially¬†where¬†so much of their work is done behind¬†the scenes and goes unsung. Thanks to Joey for suggesting that I cover¬†the event for Good Morning Gloucester.¬†He wished so much that he could be there to honor Kay, Bob, and the Mayor but it’s that time of year when work at the dock is nonstop.

A rising tide lifts all boats!

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Sefatia Discover Gloucester 2015 Holiday PartyMayor Sefatia Romeo Thekan was awarded the Discover Gloucester Heritage Award, which recognizes a person, business or organization that works towards ensuring that our maritime and cultural heritage remains current and relevant.

Bob Ryan Discover Gloucester 2015 Holiday PartyBob Ryan, owner of Ryan and Wood Distilleries was awarded the Golden Sou‚ÄôWester Award, recognizing¬†a person, business or organization that has¬†jumped into tourism to add a new dimension to Gloucester’s¬†diverse destination.

Kay Ellis Discover Gloucester 2015 Holiday Party.JPGKay Ellis, co-owner of the Schooner Thomas E. Lannon received the¬†‚ÄúGood On ‚ÄėYa‚ÄĚ Award, which¬†recognizes a person or organization that has helped¬†create a destination that is a wonderful place to visit and to live.

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