State College Area High School

Our Mission: To prepare students for lifelong success through excellence in education

Welcome to State High Thespians!

Thespian Faculty Advisers: Jill Campbell (director):
Tami Mistrick (Producer):
Curtains logo  
Book by Rupert Holmes
Original book and concept by Peter Stone
Music by John Kander
Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Additional lyrics by John Kander and Rupert Holmes
  WHEN: Thursday, April 23 @ 7pm, Friday and Saturday, April 24 & 25 @ 8pm and Sunday, April 26 @ 2pm
WHERE: State College Area High School – North Bldg. Auditorium


THE STORY: It’s the brassy, bright, and promising year of 1959. Boston’s Colonial Theatre is host to the opening night performance of a new musical. When t he leading lady mysteriously dies on stage the entire cast & crew are suspects. Enter a local detective, who just happens to be a musical theatre fan!

COST: Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for youth.  Please call the box office (231-4188) and leave a message to reserve tickets beginning March 30. The box office will be open to purchase tickets Monday through Friday from 3:30 to 5:30 pm, April 16 – April 24 and one hour before each performance.        

We accept cash and personal checks made out to SCASD Activities.

CURTAINS is presented by special arrangement with and all authorized performance materials are supplied by Theatrical Rights Worldwide,570 Seventy Avenue, Suite 2100, New York, NY 10018. (866) 378-9758

Congratulations to Cast and Crew of


A beautiful production at home and at the PA International Theatre Festival!
A Midsummer Night's Dream

Announcing recognition at this year's 2014 Isaac Awards!!!

Children of Eden  

"Children of Eden": check it out!

Our Edinburgh Fringe Troupe 2014 State High Thespians were proud to present
by Elizabeth Swados
August 2014 at the Edinburgh, Fringe Festival with The American High School Theatre Festival
The Church Hill Theatre, Main Stage, Venue 137 Morningside, Edinburgh, Scotland
Alice in Concert  
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