September 26, 2020

Posts From RRS Guest Bloggers

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Members of the RRS Family that have interesting things to say.

Sneak Peek – Riverdale Dance! Dance Recital

We had a great dance season this year and we’re so excited for our recital happening Sunday June 19th. We have 3 shows – 1pm, 3pm and 5pm. Here’s a sneak peek of what you have to look forward to. Many more performances than what’s shown here! If you’d like to see the show, there […]

New Works Lab

If you set foot in the Riverdale Y now and then it’s hard to miss the fantastic productions that go on year-round in the mainstage theatre right off the lobby. Recently the Riverdale Rep “succeeded” wildly with HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING, and next the teens of the Riverdale Rising Stars will […]

And The Tony Goes To… Opens Tuesday August 29th

Come and see And the Tony Goes To… an Evening of Award-Winning Music!* This year’s Summer Stock is a musical revue featuring songs from Tony-award winning musicals, as well as a few extra honorable mentions. The music ranges from Golden Age to Contemporary; from composers like Rogers and Hammerstein to Lin-Manuel Miranda. The cast consists […]

Playwriting Lab at The Y

Today we hear from Maryrose Wood about the new Playwriting Lab at the Y What made you want to start a playwriting Lab at the Y? I started my career many years ago as an actor, but quickly realized that my real passion was the creation and development of new work. It didn’t take me […]

Spotlight on Penny Margeotes – RRS Costumer

So Penny, let’s begin from square one – how did you even find your way into the world of costumes and theater? Costuming was a happy accident, kismet, serendipity, as was meeting Laurie Walton, which is why I am always costuming! (I tease her that since the day she asked me to to work with […]

RRS Alum Jessica Lavery Returning To Summer Stage!

Jessica – how have you kept busy since graduating from RRS and High School? I now attend the University of Scranton in Pennsylvania where I am a biology major and philosophy minor on a pre-dental track. Besides being a part of the Special Jesuit Liberal Arts Honors Program and Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society, […]

Rising Star Teen Joins Broadway Stars On Our Stage

So Shara! How exciting to be involved in the big event on March 16th – before we talk about that though, tell us which RRS shows we could have seen you in before? What are a few of your favorite roles? I know! I can’t wait! I joined RRS in 8th grade for Merrily We […]