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NCHS Theater Department

New Canaan High School Theatre Department successfully and safely produced two productions in the fall, Icarus’s Mother and Hello Girls!


The performances were filmed at New Canaan High School and streamed online to patrons. The cast and crew wore masks and utilized strategic socially distant staging and choreography to ensure safety.


The Theatre Department is pleased to announce that they will be similarly hosting two winter productions. 


The First Annual Alumni Fundraising Gala will be on Saturday, February 27th at 7 PM and will feature a talent-packed cast. Broadway veteran and Hello Girls! Director Judy McLane and talented NCHS Theatre alumni who have performed across the United States and on Broadway will be returning to the New Canaan Stage to raise funds for the program. 


The alumni include Kate Simone (2005), Christian Libonati (2003), Lucy Horton (2004), Christy Coco (2013), Jenny Daly (2016), Allie Demers (2017), Jacob Freedgood (2016), Will and Ben Dooley (2018 & 2020) and more.


The Fundraising Gala will also feature a special appearance by the NCHS cast of Oklahoma! 


Oklahoma! will be performed on March 18th, 19th, and 20th at 7 PM. 


Shows are available for online streaming to ensure safety and comfort for patrons. Streaming tickets and information are available at