If you’re looking for a family-friendly activity that promotes culture and supports local students, let us suggest attending a musical at an Oakland County school. Below is a listing of upcoming musicals (be sure to check your local district’s website if you don’t see it listed here!):
Time/Dates: 7 p.m., March 22-23
3 p.m., March 24
Location: Berkley High School Auditorium, 2325 Catalpa, Berkley, MI., 48072
Tickets/More info: Tickets in advance online: Students/Seniors: $5, adults: $10
Tickets at the door: students/seniors: $10, adults: $15
Bloomfield Hills Schools
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Time/Dates: 7:30 p.m., May 9, 10, 11
Location: Bloomfield Hills High School – Performing Arts Center, 4200 Andover Road, Bloomfield Hills, MI., 48302
Tickets/More info: www.bhhsbrokenlegtheater.org
Clarenceville School District
The Adams Family – A New Musical
Time/Dates: 7 p.m., April 26, 27
Location: Louis E. Schmidt Auditorium, 20155 Middlebelt Road, Livonia, MI., 48152
Tickets/More info: Presale tickets are available at the Auditorium Lobby from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. April 17 to April 25. Non-reserved seating tickets can also be purchased from central office, middle school office and high school office during school hours until April 25. Presale ticket prices are $7 for adults, students and senior citizens. After April 25, ticket prices are $10 for students and adults and $7 for senior citizens and first- through fifth-grade students accompanied by an adult.
The Addams Family – A New Musical Comedy
Times/Dates: 7:30 p.m., March 15, 16
3 p.m., Sunday March 17
7:30 p.m., March 22, 23
3 p.m., March 24
Location: Ferndale High School Auditorium, 881 Pinecrest Drive, MI., 48220
Tickets/More info: $10 adults and $5 students and seniors.
Lake Orion Community Schools
The Addams Family
Times/Dates: 7 p.m., May 2, 3, 4
2 p.m., May 5
Location: Lake Orion High School, 495 E. Scripps Road, Orion Charter Township, MI., 48360
Ticket/More info: $11 for students and seniors, $13 for adults. They will go on sale early in April on the high school’s website.
Rochester Community Schools
Little Shop of Horrors
Time/Dates: 7 p.m., March 15, 16, 22, 23
Location: Rochester Adams High School, 3200 W. Tienken Road, Rochester Hills, MI., 48306
Tickets/More info: Tickets available at showtix4u.com or at the box office one hour before performance. Tickets $15 for adults and $12 for students.
Times/Dates: 7 p.m., April 25, 26, 27
2 p.m., April 27
Location: Rochester High School, 180 S. Livernois Road, Rochester Hills, MI., 48307
Tickets/More info: www.ratstheatre.org
Times/Dates: 7 p.m., April 26, 27 and May 3, 4
2 p.m., April 28
Location: Stoney Creek High School, 6755 Sheldon Road, Rochester Hills, MI., 48306
Tickets/More info: Tickets won’t be available until Monday, April 8. Visit www.stoneycreektheatre.weebly.com or at the box office one hour before each performance.
South Lyon Community Schools
Times/Dates: 8 p.m., April 25, 26, 27
2 p.m., April 28
Location: South Lyon East High School, 52200 W. 10 Mile Road, South Lyon, MI., 48178
Tickets/More info: www.southlyoneastdrama.com
Rodger and Hammerstein’s Cinderella
Times/Dates: 7 p.m., May 2, 3
2 p.m. and 7 p.m., May 4
2 p.m., May 5
Location: South Lyon High School, 1000 N. Lafayette St., South Lyon, MI., 48178
Tickets/More info: Tickets available at The Senior Center, Java House, the Corner Caffe or at www.SLHSTheatre.com.
Troy School District
Beauty and the Beast
Times/Dates: 7 p.m., March 1, 2, 8 & 9
3 p.m., March 3, 10
Troy High School, 4777 Northfield Pkwy, Troy, MI., 48098
Tickets/Other info: Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for students (under 18) and seniors (60+). See www.ttensemble.weebly.com for online tickets, details and additional information. General admission tickets can be purchased at the box office 30 minutes before each show (if available).
West Side Story
Times/Dates: 8 p.m., March 15, 16, 22, 23
3 p.m., March 17
Location: Athens High School, 4333 John R Road, Troy, MI., 48085
Tickets/Other info: Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for students, and $5 for seniors, and can be ordered by requesting a form from firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (248) 823-2923. For more information, visit www.athenstheatrecompany.weebly.com.
Walled Lake Consolidated Schools
Times/Dates: 7:30 p.m., March 8, 9
2 p.m., March 10
7:30 p.m., March 15, 16
2 p.m., March 17
Location: Walled Lake Central Auditorium, 1600 Oakley Park Road, Walled Lake, MI., 48390
Tickets/Other info: http://www.wlcsauditoriums.com/h/schools/central.php
West Bloomfield School District
Legally Blonde: The Musical
Times/Dates: TBD, April 25, 26, 27
Location: West Bloomfield High School, 4925 Orchard Lake Road, West Bloomfield Township, MI., 48323
Tickets/Other info: Showtimes and ticket pricing will be determined. Tickets will be available for purchase at the door and online at www.showtix4u.com.
Sarah Davis is the communications specialist for Oakland Schools.