Matt Chiappetta Bowlathon 2017

Matt Chiappetta Bowlathon 2017

Matthew Chiappetta Shining Angel Bowling Event   Learn More

Apply Now for the Matthew Chiappetta Memorial Scholarship

Apply Now for the Matthew Chiappetta Memorial Scholarship

Calling all 5th - 8th Grade Students!   Learn More

Living the American Dream

Living the American Dream

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Crystal Theatre New Logo Wear

Crystal Theatre New Logo Wear

Access Code: bravo

Purchase by January 26, 2017!

Sweatshirts & Backpacks!

Personalize Your Sweatshirt with Name on the Back   Learn More

Crystal Theatre

Crystal Theatre

Musical Theatre classes for students in Preschool - High School
All classes culminate in a fully staged production in our 250 seat theater at Ben Franklin Center.   Learn More

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Crystal Theatre Sweatshirts and Backpacks!

Crystal Theatre sweatshirts and backpacks are now available to purchase.  Order by January 26th!

Use access code: bravo

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Apply Now for the Matthew Chiappetta Memorial Scholarship

Attention all 5th-8th graders!

The 2017 Matthew Chiappetta Memorial Scholarship Application is available on our site.


You will see "Apply for the Matt Chiappetta Scholarship."


DUE DATE: Thursday, March 2nd by 8:00PM

INTERVIEWS/AUDITIONS: Saturday, March 4th from 2-3:30PM

The winner will be announced at the Matthew Chiappetta Memorial Concert on Thursday March 9th at 7:00PM

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Crystal Theatre Summer Camp List- Registraion Coming Soon

Crystal Theatre Summer Camps 2017

 (All grade listings are for entering in fall 2017)


Monday - Friday June 12th - June 16th

4:00pm - 5:00pm

SHOW: Friday, June 16th at 4:00pm



BROADWAY BLAST! (5th-12th grades)

Monday - Friday June 19th - June 23rd


SHOWS: Friday, June 23rd & Saturday, June 24th




Monday, June 26th - Saturday, July 8th (NO CLASS July 4th)


SHOWS: Friday, July 7th & Saturday, July 8th



AESOP’S FABLES (1st-5th grades)

Monday, July 10th - Friday, July 14th


SHOWS: 2 SHOWS on Saturday, July 15th



ARTS IN THE PARK (1st-8th grades)

Monday, July 10th – Friday, July 21st


TUITION: $595 ($560 for Norwalk residents)

SHOWS Friday, July 21st

Held at Cranbury Park in conjunction with the City of Norwalk, Parks & Recreation

on Grumman Ave in Norwalk. (Last 2 days and performances are at our Ben

Franklin Center Theater—66 Bayview Ave, So, Norwalk). Students are divided by

age (entering 1st-5th) [AESOP’S FABLES] & 6th-8th [BROADWAY MASH-UP!]—a

compilation of Broadway/pop medleys and acting scenes]


SNOW WHITE (3rd-8th grades)

Monday - Friday:  July 24th - July 28th


SHOW: Saturday, July 29th




Monday - Friday:  July 31- August 4th


SHOWS: Friday, August 4th & Saturday, August 5th


Join our visiting Hungarian theatre group and our advanced travelling cast of

this exciting musical and perform in the big ensemble numbers taught by guest

choreographer from Budapest, Tibor Paar!

VOCAL MASTERCLASSES with International Opera Star and 25 yr voice teacher Maria Teresa Uribe Reddemann!

A.   Basics of beautiful singing – Beginners + 1 to 2 yr vocal students (12-17 years old)

July 10-14th (4:00-8:00PM) – Concert on Friday, July 14th @ 7:30PM    TUITION $195

B.   Advanced Vocal Technique – (16 yrs and above) – Mozart, Haydn and free choice aria.

July 17-20 (5:00-9:00PM) – Concert on Saturday, July 22nd @ 7:30PM    TUITION $195

Living the American Dream

Living the American Dream
The "Ellis Island" sequel by Cheryl E. Kemeny

Friday, January 27, 2017 at 7:30pm
Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 7:30pm
Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 3:00pm

Crystal Theatre at Ben Franklin Center
66 Bayview Avenue
South Norwalk, CT 06854

Set in New York City, 1907, follow the lives of immigrants Kate & Colleen, Timothy & Daniel, Ludmilla, and Americans Brigitte Anderson, Mrs. Elsworth, Mrs. MacArthur and a host of new characters living in the new century—The Age of Innocence. Success and happiness for some, disillusionment and death for others in this action-packed, award-winning sequel to Cheryl Kemeny’s "Ellis Island".

Director: Samantha Kulish
Musical Director: Cheryl E. Kemeny
Choreographer: Char Fromentin

Performed by a talented cast of Fairfield County high school students.

*Due to violence and adult subject matter, this show is not recommended for children 8 and under.

Buy tickets on our website up until 9:00am Friday, Jan. 27th

$12-Adults, $10- Seniors, $7-Students

Tickets will also be sold at the door a half hour before curtain.

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