Thetford Academy’s Musical Theater Class Presents: Starmites

Thetford Academy’s Musical Theater Class Presents: Starmites



MAY 18, 19, 20 7 p.m.

“Need an escape? Try Starmites…No two ways about it, Starmites is out of this world. The heroine Eleanor is a modern-day Dorothy who dreams of being a super-hero and wakes up to find herself not over the rainbow but up above the stars in a phantasmagorical galaxy.” – The Boston Globe

Thetford Academy’s Musical Theater class proudly presents Starmites on Thursday, May 18, Friday, May 19, and Saturday, May 20, with all shows at 7 p.m. in the MJR Theater. Admission is $5. 

TA’s production includes a live band, featuring Da-Shih Hu, Tim Cohen, and Whit Van Meter, with costumes by TES art teacher Beth McGee, set by Cami Buster, and special props by theater artist Skip Cady.  

With music by Barry Keating and lyrics by Stuart Ross, Starmites opened on Broadway on April 27, 1989, and received six Tony award nominations, including Best Musical.

[poster designed by Tyler Anderson]