Area youth have lead roles in ballet

The Champaign-Urbana Ballet will be performing Sleeping Beauty on May 5 with local dancers Eli Ochs of Savoy as the Prince and Lauren Frost of Tolono in the role of the Lilac Fairy.  There is strength and discipline behind the seemingly effortless dancing of the performers, the two young dancers explained in a recent interview.

A story as old as time

Unity Junior High School’s production of “Beauty and the Beast Jr.” took place Nov. 10 and 11 at the Polly Anderson Auditorium at Unity High School. Ashley Giberson directed, with assistant direction from Jamie Price.

‘1787 The Musical’ returns

On Sept. 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 23 and 24, the Homer Opera House  will be presenting the musical “1787 The Musical,” about the writing of the Constitution.

Production of pink, pluckiness

The Unity High School drama and music departments put on a production of “Legally Blonde” on April 11 at the Polly Anderson Auditorium at Unity High School.

CDW show goes on in a different venue

One of the entertainment opportunities available at this year’s Sidney Fun Daze will be a presentation of a series of science fiction reader’s theatre pieces.
The Creative Dramatics Workshop will perform short pieces from 1 p.m. until the parade on Saturday, July 26, at the Sidney Town Hall.

Parents design and build elaborate sets that help make Unity High School musicals come to life

Anyone who saw Unity High School’s recent production of the musical “Grease” had their experience enhanced by a dedicated group of parents who pitched in to make the sets.

Students perform 'The Nutcracker'

Third-graders from Unity West Elementary School performed “The Nutcracker” last Tuesday at Unity High School’s auditorium.

Unity to present ‘The Crucible’

Unity High School drama department will present its fall play, Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible,” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21, 22 and 23 at the high school auditorium. Tickets can be purchased by calling 485-6230 or at (search for “unityrockets”).

Unity to present 'Guys and Dolls'

Unity High School will present the musical “Guys and Dolls” at 7:30 p.m. April 4, 5 and 6 in the high school auditorium. Tickets can be purchased on or at the door.

Unity Drama to reprise ‘The Dining Room’

There will be an encore presentation of “The Dining Room” presented by Unity Drama at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 5, at Unity’s auditorium.

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