Accepted performers have exemplary behavior, maturity, and a cooperative nature. Performers and parents must be flexible, understanding, and fully committed to all aspects of this program. RP has high standards for both effort and behavior. Individual performers, parents, staff, and instructors are required to contribute to a positive atmosphere where all are respected and to treat others with kindness at all times.
Students participate in leadership activities, singing, acting, dancing, costume design and execution, stage makeup application, set building, marketing, fundraising, advertising, and leadership activities.
Wednesday Class Rehearsals: Class/rehearsal is from 1:30-3:30 pm on Wednesdays during the school year. There are also mandatory rehearsals from 3:30 pm until 4:25 pm as called (varies by role). Half time students rehearse from 2:30-3:00 PM-4:25 pm.
Additional Rehearsals: Additional rehearsals are sometimes scheduled during the school year. Tech Week includes set transport and set-up, set strike, and multiple rehearsals.
Performances and Tech Week are held at The Village Theater at Cherry Hill, in Canton, MI.