They set the internet ablaze with a "joke". What happens to the five girls and teacher who are linked to a post that goes VIRAL? Click the image to purchase a ticket to see a video of the show on demand.
What is Prodigies Theatre Company?
Created by the 2022 TCHS Theatre III seniors, this theatre company's mission is as follows:
"Prodigies Theatre Company is committed to creating and providing a safe theatrical space for young POC adults. Through inspiring stories and accessible theatre, Prodigies Theatre Company prides itself with being the heart and voice of Trenton Central High School."
#Viral: A Short Play by Maria McConville hit on a subject matter that the seniors thought was highly important for their schoolmates and others around the world. It hits on several intense subjects, so please do not fast forward through the disclaimers that are said at the beginning of the video.
Major Recent and Upcoming News:
Wednesday, May 25th--Students from TCHS Theatre program and School-Based Youth Services visited Broadway to see the Tony-nominated revival of Ntozake Shange's play For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide / When the Rainbow is Enuf. Shange graduated from TCHS in the 60s. It was absolutely brilliant!
Thursday, May 26th--Dallina Garro Montanez was awarded the New Jersey Governor's Award for Arts Education for costume construction. This was her second consecutive win!
Friday, June 3-Sunday, June 12--The senior production of #Viral: A Short Play by Maria McConville will finally be available for viewing. Filmed in November, this piece's viewing has repeatedly been put on hold. We are excited for audiences to finally see this powerful work about the consequences of words, actions, and posts. To purchase a viewing ticket, click here: https://our.show/tchstheatre/viral
Thursday, June 9--During fourth block, the CTE advisory committee will be able to hear a dramatic reading of a work the TCHS Theatre III seniors have been writing. This will be followed by the induction ceremony for the International Thespian Society and the presentation of the TCHS Theatre Awards.
Nominees for awards:
CTE Theatre Teacher at Trenton Central High School