The CPS Theater program helps students learn to communicate, collaborate, create, and celebrate by experiencing the theater arts. The program is driven by the belief that everyone has creative potential and that, moreover, this potential is best developed by a combination of a demand for excellence and a belief in each individual student's capacity for excellence. CPS Theater program is currently offered at the upper school and high school level. See theater program chart >>
All 6th grade students have at least one theater class each week. Students may elect to participate in additional theater opportunities in 7th and 8th grades in-school electives or in the after-school theater production.
The Theater program at Cambridge Rindge & Latin School offers a carefully sequenced program of studies for students interested in Theater, Musical Theater, Playwriting, and Film Studies. The sequence includes four levels of acting, play studies and directing. There is an independent study option in technical theater and design.
Mainstage drama productions present after-school opportunities for students interested in performance and technical theater. Productions are mounted in the fall, winter and spring, and the auditions are open to any student in the school regardless of previous experience