HAYWARD — All Saints school will debut its theater arts program with “The Dastardly Dr. Devereaux” on May 9-10.
“This is a very special moment in the history of All Saints Catholic School,” Principal Jennifer Diaz said in a release. “I have always wanted to bring a theater program to All Saints. I have a background in musical theater and dance and have taught both to students for many years. I have seen first-hand how the arts influence students in positive ways.”
“The Dastardly Dr. Devereaux” is a comedy drama about a wealthy widow, Lotta Cash, who must keep on the lookout from the evil Dr. Dogsbreath Devereaux. He plans to woo and marry Cash for her money and her late husband’s clinic.
The theater arts program for seventh- and eighth-grade students has focused on drama training, singing and dancing. The cast includes all students who attended drama training and auditions; no one was rejected.
All Saints is a private Catholic school for grades kindergarten through eighth.
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