A special thanks to our students, staff, parents and community for their flexibility throughout the performance schedule revisions this past weekend. Your efforts and support were greatly appreciated as always! We hope everyone enjoyed the performances.
We have rescheduled a previously canceled performance of Sense and Sensibility for Sunday, Jan. 27 at 7:00 PM Blackfriars Playhouse.
Tickets can be bought at the door (cash only). Tickets already purchased through Shenan Arts will be honored.
See local news articles featuring these performances!
News Virginian – “Female Playwrights Take Center Stage in Student Productions
Sense and Sensibility, by Kate Hamill, based on the novel by Jane Austen, shares the story of the Dashwood sisters Marianne and Elinor as they attempt to find love under the ever-watchful eyes of their Regency-era society. Gossip, heartbreak, scandal, and romance ensue as the ladies attempt to satisfy both their desires for happiness and the expectations of their peers. Directed by Cassy Maxton-Whitacre, Sense and Sensibility features Augusta Nafziger and Taeghan Duncan as Elinor and Marianne Dashwood with Kyle Fainter, Jake Morris, and Gabe Sheets as their charming love interests. The cast also includes Sarah Becker, Chloe Breeding, Grace Daughtrey, Catharine DeGolyer, Mary Margaret Elam, Miriam Gildea, Jenna Henline, Cassidy Lam, Maegan Parry, Alexandria Rush, Catherine Shearman, Paige Smith, Sophie Vandevander, Matt Wallace, and Ben White.