What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

WESTCHESTER SANDBOX THEATRE INTRODUCES SUMMER THEATRE PROGRAM FOR KIDS

     Home  >  Articles  > Local News - Westchester County
by Natalie Musumeci

Related: westchester sandbox theatre, young people's theatre, theater, kids, children, summer, drama, musical, amateur, mamaroneck, new york, westchester, ny,


The Westchester Sandbox Theatre's first summer theatre program for children includes two fully staged musicals.

 

Daniel Ferrante has been acting since the age of 7 and directed his first theatre production when he was just 15 years old. It was his life-long passion for the art form that led Ferrante, in 2008, to open the Westchester Sandbox Theatre (WST), a year-round theatre facility that caters to the creative desires of children and adults of all ages. 

Westchester Sandbox Theatre's Young People's Theatre"Daniel's goal was to make sure that the ensemble was the most important thing and that everybody is equally as important no matter how big or small the role," says Brenda Ferrante, the theatre's office manager and Ferrante's mother.

The Young People's Theatre is a program Ferrante modified last year to accommodate children in different age groups, ranging from kindergarten through grade 12. The program offers children the chance to audition, rehearse, and participate in professionally produced performances with no experience necessary.

Due to positive feedback, this is the first summer WST will produce two fully staged Young People's Theatre productions. EEEK! The Mousical will debut August 11 at 8pm and auditions for The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee will be held July 18 and July 20 at 6pm for children in grades seven through 12.

The Westchester Sandbox Theatre is located at 931c East Boston Post Road in Mamaroneck. For more information, call 914-630-0804 or visit www.westchestersandboxtheatre.com.

 


Get Your FREE Indoor Activity eGuide!

More Local News - Westchester County Articles

Your Driver Is Here Offers Car Service for Minors
Clay Art Center Begins Saturday Drop-In Class
The Milestone School Begins Weekly Capoeira Class
JCC of Harrison Offers New Early Childhood Programs
Westchester's Ridge Hill Welcomes Santa to Town at North Pole Adventure

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local Local News - Westchester County Sponsors

White Plains Family YMCA
250 Mamaroneck Ave.
White Plains, NY
914-949-8030
TOGETHER we will make a difference by nurturing th...

A Child's Dream, LLC
10 Mill Rd
New Rochelle, 914-633-4332
A Child's Dream, LLC Summer Camp is a 7-week progr...

Camp Echo Bay
On the campus of Salesian High School 148 Main St.
New Rochelle, NY
914-632-0248
Parents, treat your child to a wonderful summer at...

Celebrate! Party Showcase
Westchester Marriott, 670 White Plains Rd.
Tarrytown , New York
646-652-7512
Celebrate! Party Showcase, now in its 21st year, w...

SPORTIME at Harbor Island

SPORTIME Harbor Island is located in beautiful Har...
See Our Local News - Westchester County Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2014 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE