Welcome to RMHS Drama!
The Drama Club of Reading Memorial High School is a group of over 200 students working together to create theatre for the greater Reading community. Each year we present a variety of plays and musicals and offer students many opportunities to grow as performers and technicians. Also, for forms and other information visit the Drama Club page on Edline.
Recent News
PSST Update 4.22.15

We hope you are enjoying having your children home for spring vacation. We’re heading fast into show week. Please read all of the information carefully.

Set Build:
Saturday, 4/25 – 10am-4pm – All hands on deck!! – last set build before the show

Something new at Q2Q:
April 26 from 11:30 – 12:15 at the RMHS Box Office – flowers and gram pre-sale for the cast and crew while the box office is open from 12-1. Please see the attached flyer for details.

Volunteering for Sleepy Hollow:
We are in desperate need of people to staff our lobby during the running of Sleepy Hollow. You will be able to see the show if you volunteer in the lobby. We are looking for all positions. Please use the following link at Sly Reply to sign up. http://www.slyreply.com/app/sheets/2gf1ia9htx7x/ You may also sign up to donate a raffle basket. So far we only have a handful of people who have signed up for anything. We have a big cast and crew. Thank you for any help you can give!!

Raffle Donations for Sleepy Hollow:
Please sign up at http://www.slyreply.com/app/sheets/2gf1ia9htx7x/ for the day you wish your raffle donation to be used. All donations should be turned in on Friday night, however. Thank you in advance for your donation.

Refreshments for Sleepy Hollow:
Please remember that your involvement in the show requires each cast and crew member to bring individually wrapped snacks, baked/store bought, or water, based on the first letter of your last name:

A-P 18-24 individually wrapped snacks

R-Z 24 (16 oz) individual water bottles

Please deliver your item to the refreshments table prior to the performance,preferably at the first performance, Friday night.

If the items are home baked, they must be individually wrapped and labeled for allergens: for example, “Oatmeal Cookie”, contains nuts, peanut butter, eggs and milk. This is a Board of Health regulation. We will not be able to sell your items if they are not packaged properly. Please see the attached Refreshments Letter for more details. Thanks you in advance for your cooperation and contribution!

Ticket order forms are attached:
Please feel free to share!!

Chili’s Fundraiser:
Our Chili’s Dine-out Nights for the spring are scheduled for May 1, 2, and 3 from 11am-11pm. With each flyer presented on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Chili's will donate 10% of the event day sales back to The Reading Memorial High School Drama Club. A flyer must be presented for each dine in or take out sale. Note the date coincide with our show dates!

Video Order Form:
The video order form for Sleepy Hollow is attached. Please email it and your payment directly to Joe Haungs. See the form for details.

Town Meeting:
We are able to offer pizza, water and goodies to the folks attending Town Meeting. We are looking for a few volunteers for Monday, April 27th and Thursday, April 29th to manage the table, taking donations people would offer, and a few people to bake some goodies. The time frame is from 6:45 –8pm. Please email Laurie at laudoherty@verizon.net if you can help.

Student Info:
April 26 – Q2Q - this is mandatory for ALL cast and crew
April 28 – 29 – Tech Week!
May 16 & 17 – Broadway Trip
May 23 – Spring Party

The Student Fundraiser for Sleepy Hollow is Selling Tickets to the show. Each student is required to sell two tickets to Sleepy Hollow. Students were given an orange order form at the last Drama Club meeting which must be turned in for the students to meet their requirement. Students should see Mrs. Cunha if they did not receive a form.

DATES TO KNOW:
May 1, 2, & 3 – Sleepy Hollow performances
May 18th – Next General Meeting @ 6:30pm– this is an important meeting as new board members are voted in.

SAVE THE DATE:
Friday June 12th - RMHS Drama Club BBQ and Awards Night


PSST Update 4.15.15

Congratulations to Improvosaurus and Improv Boston for a night filled with fun and laughter! A good time was had by all who attended. Congratulations also to the members of the Play writing Class for a job well done Saturday night!

Set Build:
Saturday, 4/18 – 10am-4pm – All hands on deck!!
Saturday, 4/25 – 10am-4pm – All hands on deck!! – last set build before the show

We will be looking for a big volunteer turn out for the set builds on 4/18 and 4/25, since all the constructing and painting will be done. Please consider giving whatever time you are able.

From our Director:
Costumes will be needing students for fittings etc. during set builds- if your student is in the cast and cannot make either set build during vacation (4/18, 4 /25) please plan on being available for wardrobe at some point soon.

Volunteering for Sleepy Hollow:
We are in need of people to staff our lobby during the running of Sleepy Hollow. You will be able to see the show if you volunteer in the lobby. We are looking for all positions. Please use the following link at Sly Reply to sign up. http://www.slyreply.com/app/sheets/2gf1ia9htx7x/ You may also sign up to donate a raffle basket. Thank you!!

Refreshments for Sleepy Hollow:
Please remember that your involvement in the show requires each cast and crew member to bring individually wrapped snacks, baked/store bought, or water, based on the first letter of your last name:

A-P 18-24 individually wrapped snacks
R-Z 24 (16 oz) individual water bottles

Please deliver your item to the refreshments table prior to the performance, preferably at the first performance, Friday night.

If the items are home baked, they must be individually wrapped and labeled for allergens: for example, “Oatmeal Cookie”, contains nuts, peanut butter, eggs and milk. This is a Board of Health regulation. We will not be able to sell your items if they are not packaged properly. Please see the attached Refreshments Letter for more details. Thanks you in advance for your cooperation and contribution!

Raffle Donations for Sleepy Hollow:
Please sign up at http://www.slyreply.com/app/sheets/2gf1ia9htx7x/ for the day you wish your raffle donation to be used. All donations should be turned in on Friday night, however. Thank you for your donation.

Student Info:
· April 26 - Q to Q - this is mandatory for ALL cast and crew
· April 28 – 29 – Tech Week!
· May 16 & 17 – Broadway Trip
· May 23 – Spring Party
· The Student Fundraiser for Sleepy Hollow is Selling Tickets to the show. Each student is required to sell two tickets to Sleepy Hollow. Students were given an orange order form at the last Drama Club meeting. That form must be turned in for the students to meet their requirement. You may order more than 2 tickets on that form. Students should see Mrs. Cunha if they did not receive a form.

DATES TO KNOW:
· April 14 & 15 – Artsfest – at RMHS PAC and Main Street
· May 1, 2, & 3 – Sleepy Hollow performances
· May 18th – Next General Meeting @ 6:30pm– this is an important meeting as new board members are voted in.
· SAVE THE DATE: Friday June 12th - RMHS Drama Club BBQ and Awards Night


Upcoming Productions
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Fri May 1st @ 7:00PM
Sat May 2nd @ 7:00PM
Sun May 3rd @ 2:00PM