This fall, Forsyth County Schools Performing Arts Centers are buzzing with new talent and a bustling fall program.
On Oct. 27, these high schools will compete in the Georgia High School Association Region One Act Play competition to qualify for the State One Act Play Championship on Nov. 3 and 10.
But before that, you can see the performances right here.
Performances are held in the Performing Arts Center of each campus.
What: Dracula by Steven Dietz from the novel by Bram Stoker. This play embodies the twisted fate from the historical story of Count Dracula in a dramatic tale of the vampire’s horrific castle in Transylvania.
When: Tonight, Oct. 11, and Saturday, Oct. 13, at 7 p.m.
Cost: $5 for students, $10 for adults tonight; $10 for students and adults on Oct. 13. Bring two canned goods for $1 off of concessions. Or $7 for either night when ordered online at nfhsdrama.org.
What: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Simon Stephens, a retelling of the personal memoir entitled “Murder Mystery Novel” by Christopher, the show’s autistic protagonist.
When: Wednesday through Saturday, Oct. 10-13, at 7 p.m.
Cost: $10 online at sfhsperformingarts.com, $11 at the door
What: The Theory of Relativity music and lyrics by Neil Bartram, book by Brian Hill, and Hush Little Celia, Don’t Say a Word by Joseph Wallace.
When: Tonight, Oct. 11, and Friday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 14 at 3 p.m.
What: “The Grapes of Wrath” by John Steinbeck adapted by Frank Galati, and Second Samuel by Pamela Parker. ‘Night of One Acts’ features rural life and the family bond by presenting two cut versions of famously influential plays adapted from novels.
When: Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 18-20 at 7 p.m.
Cost: $7 for student, $10 for adult
What: Fiddler on the Roof music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, book by Joseph Stein. Set in Imperial Russia during 1905, the story centers on Tevye, the father of five daughters, and his struggle to cling to his Jewish religion and traditions.
When: Thursday, Oct. 18, and Friday, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m.; Saturday, Oct. 20, at 2 and 7 p.m.
Cost: $10 for student, $15 for adult
What: Children of Eden Jr., a new adaptation of Stephen Schwartz’s musical based on the story of Genesis.
When: Saturday, Oct. 20; Friday, Oct. 26; Saturday, Oct. 27; and Sunday, Oct. 28, all at 7 p.m.