Thanks for the Theatre memories

Coming off of a great weekend of theatre here at NDP, student “theatre rats” share their favorite memories of their time on and behind the stage at NDP. TOP ELEVEN MEMORIES of the NDP STAGE Callie Stewart ‘17: “One of my favorite memories from working in theatre for the last three years would be working with the…

Spotting the Princess

by Maggie Ward, Theatre Director It’s theater time at NDP and I am reminded why I choose to spend my career with theater kids! For nearly 40 years it has been my privilege to help them find their voices and explore their passion for performing. This year we are doing the Once Upon a Mattress and…

Learning from the Master

Last Friday was the 280th anniversary of John Adams’ birth. In honor of this esteemed Founding Father, we share an essay from Mike Ellis, NDP Social Studies teacher, whose fascination with Adams (and Lincoln and American history, for that matter!) borders on the fanatic. Ellis had the opportunity this past summer to study with Pulitzer…