The Addams Family (November 2023)
Theatre South presented the musical, The Addams Family, this past November! Currently, they are in rehearsal for The Comedy Of Errors by William Shakespeare. For more info., please visit the tickets section.
Coffee House (October 2023) & Hot Lunch Improv (December 2023)
TS Kicked off the year with their first annual Coffee House fundraising event.
It was a wonderful evening of performances from various singers & instrumentalists...and of course, the Hot Lunch Improv Troupe.
Then, in December, the student run comedy group took to the stage again for a full evening of hilarity in December!
Photography by Chloe Mui
Long Island High School Theatre Festival
Several Theatre South Students attended the LIHSTF at Malloy University in October 2023. They were treated to a keynote speech by Broadway performer Emma Pittman, and attended three theatre workshops taught by professionals in the industry.
THE NEW YORK THESPIAN FESTIVAL (L.I.U. Brooklyn)
We congratulate GNSHS Senior Cooper Brown (Monologue Performance) and Sophomore Michelle Harris (Musical Theatre Solo Performance) for receiving Best Of Fest at the NY Thespian Festival in April 2023. Superior Ratings were given to Sophomore Alyssa Wong ( Musical Theatre Solo Performance) and Senior Cooper Brown (Short Film).
Roger Rees Awards
Chris Fukuda (Nominee for Outstanding Performer in a Musical)
Alyssa Wong (New Faces Honoree)
The Broadway Education Alliance has announced Christopher Fukuda (Class of 2025) as an award nominee for Outstanding Performer in a Musical, part of the Roger Rees Awards for Excellence in Student Performance. Chris was nominated for his role as Curly in the South High School production of Oklahoma!.
A total of 50 students from the Greater New York area (25 male and 25 female) have been nominated for their roles in an officially licensed production of a Broadway musical during the 2022–23 academic year. The South High production of Oklahoma!, presented on November 18–19, was adjudicated by a team of professional industry performers and educators who scored student performances according to a formal rubric.
As part of the competition, Chris was invited to participate in an in-person masterclass led by experienced Broadway professionals.
Alyssa Wong (Class of 2025) was a Roger Rees New Faces Honoree in Vocal Performance. She attended a master class in NYC in May 2023 and upon further review of her performance, was awarded a scholarship to Norwalk Conservatory of the Arts Pre-College Intensive Summer Program.