3rd, 4th, & 5th Grade 2022/23 Avery Musical

Pirates The Musical cover art
  • We're off to sail the rollicking sea, pirates all are we!” But ARRRR, and shiver me timbers! There's a stowaway on board! Perhaps the King of the High “Cs” will know what to do. Join this salty crew of scallywag pirates hoist the Jolly Roger and set sail for a mighty adventure.


    Friday, March 31, 2023

    5:30 and 7pm

    Avery Elementary School Stage


Avery - Pirates! The Musical - Rehearsal Schedule

  • We are so excited to announce the 6th annual musical at Avery Elementary School stage: 

    WHAT IS A MUSICAL? A musical is a performance that combines song, spoken dialogue, acting, and dance to tell a story. 


    We will present an entertaining performance for your entire family and our school.

    • Cast: ALL 3rd-5th grade cast members will sing, dance and act their way through a 35 minute musical. 4th and 5th graders will have an opportunity to audition for lead roles which we will prepare them for (see the audition score sheet). 

    • Stage Crew: 4th and 5th grade students only. Stage Crew will make props, costumes, and backdrop pieces. These students run the lights, music, curtain, and backstage during the show. Space is limited to 15 students. 

    PERFORMANCE:  We will present two shows for families on Friday, March 31st at 5:30 and 7:00pm. There will be a small charge for tickets. More information to follow.

    REGISTRATIONSpace is very limited and spots will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. We will accept 40 students in cast and 15 in crew
    55 total.  Please respond quickly to assure that your child gets a spot.  Registration will open on Monday, December 12th and will close when all spots are full. Please fill out the form as soon as possible.

    FEE:  The cost of this program will be $100 (cast) or $80 (crew). This includes all rehearsals and a show t-shirt. All checks are due January 13th. Checks should be made payable to the Town of Dedham (financial assistance is available). 


    • Crew will wear all black clothing for the show. 

    • Cast members will be asked to provide an oversized t-shirt in addition to items you already have in your home.  This will be the only purchase you will need to make. Details will follow.

    EXPECTATIONS: Avery School rules and behaviors are expected during this after school activity. If unexpected behaviors continue after three rehearsals students will be asked to not continue.

    Attendance Policy-  Students may miss a limited amount of dates with notice. The policy will be on a student to student basis but shall not exceed 3 total missed rehearsals.

    We look forward to this production of Pirates! The Musical with our 3rd-5th graders.  Please email us with any questions about the musical. We are so excited to embark on this journey with Avery!



    Mrs. Garland, Mrs. Santos, Mrs. Byrne 

    wgarland@dedham.k12.ma.us, ssantos@dedham.k12.ma.us, mibyrne@dedham.k12.ma.us