The special online presentation of The Shubert Foundation High School Theatre Festival will take place June 15, 2020 at 7pm. You will be able to stream the production on the Shubert website.
The sixth annual event will be hosted by Jelani Alladin, which has in the past taken place on a Broadway stage. Special guest presenters will include Adam Chanler-Berat, James Harkness, Carly Hughes, George Salazar, and Sherie Rene Scott.
From the official release:
The Festival is a celebration featuring five outstanding high school student productions from the 2019-2020 school year, which were selected from over 30 productions across the city by a panel of professional theatre artists and theatre educators. Over the course of the festival’s six-year history, school productions from all 5 boroughs have performed at the event.
These are the performances that will be taking place:
- Brooklyn High School of the Arts (Brooklyn) – FAME
- Curtis High School (Staten Island) – LUCKY STIFF
- Frank Sinatra School of the Arts (Queens) – HAIRSPRAY
- Repertory Company High School for Theatre Arts (Manhattan) – AIDA
- Talent Unlimited High School (Manhattan) – THE WOLVES
For more info on this event visit their website.