Led by theatre teacher, Jessica Brewster, and technical teacher, John Davenport, the Lovejoy High School Theatre Department has already been recognized for its ability to produce impressive, ambitious productions. In conjuction with the choir department lead by Bethany Stuard, the school has produced full-scale musicals to sold-out audiences such as: Beauty and the Beast, The Sound of Music, Bye Bye Birdie, Into the Woods, Little Shop of Horrors, Annie, and The Music Man, winning Best Musical at Lyric Stage's Schmidt & Jones Awards in Irving.
The school’s plays have included: The Strange Case of Jekyll and Hyde, Wit, I Never Saw Another Butterfly, The Crucible, the Miracle Worker, Nevermore, Fire in the Hole, You Can't Take It With You, All in the Timing, The Women of Lockerbie, and advancing to State in the UIL One Act Play Competition, And They Danced Real Slow in Jackson and Sweet Nothing in my Ear.
Jessica Brewster and Bethany Stuard host a summer camp program for 3rd - 6th graders which have included: Alladin and Jungle Book. Look for summer of 2015 dates and details coming soon.
Lovejoy High School’s students, plays and musicals have garnered many awards for both performing and technical achievements in the one-act play competitions and the Schmidt & Jones Awards.
"FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE"
Lovejoy High School Theatre Director
2350 Estates Parkway
Lucas, Texas 75002
LUCAS, TEXAS – April 7, 2015
Waving Goodbye, Lovejoy High School’s UIL One Act Play will be performed at Lovejoy High School Auditorium Friday, April 10 and Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 7 pm.
The play is the story of Lily Blue, a 17-year-old photographer who loses her father in a mountain climbing accident, and must spend her 17th year with the mother who abandoned her. It's also a story of loss, grief, change, making art, wishing things were different, being stalled, finding love, not turning into your mother, and those irrevocable moments after which nothing is ever the same.
Tickets are $5 for students and seniors and $7 for adults and may be purchased at the door the night of the show. Tickets are not available online for this production. Please no flash photography or video of this production due to copyright laws.
Lovejoy High School is located at 2350 Estates Parkway, Lucas Texas. For more information, please email Jessica_Brewster@lovejoyisd.net.
For Cast information, Click HERE.