Newton Youth Players Bye Bye Birdie in Production – New Cast Openings for Monday


    Music by Charles Strouse
    Lyrics by Lee Adams
    Book by Michael Stewart

    • Join us in our production of the popular musical comedy Bye Bye Birdie that tells the story of a rock ‘n roll singer and the fans who love him.
    • The memorable score includes The Telephone HourPut On a Happy Face, and Kids.

    Grades 2 – 5
    6:30 – 8:00pm
    Mar 19, 26
    Apr 2, 9, 23, 30
    May 7, 14, 21
    Jun 4 (long rehearsal)
    Jun 11
    Show: Jun 11 at 6:30pm


    Linda Goetz
    Hannah Rosenberg

    Grades 2 – 5
    3:30 – 5:00pm
    Mar 27
    Apr 3, 10, 24
    May 1, 8, 15, 22
    May 29 (long rehearsal)
    Jun 5 (long rehearsal)
    Jun 12
    Show: Jun 12 at 6pm

    Director: Melissa Bernstein


    Grades 2 – 5
    Mar 28
    Apr 4, 11, 25
    May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
    Jun 6 (long rehearsal)
    Jun 13
    Show: Jun 13 at 6:30pm

    Director: Judi Pava


    Grades 2 – 5
    Mar 29
    Apr 5, 12, 26
    May 3, 10, 17, 24
    May 31 (long rehearsal)
    Jun 7 (long rehearsal)
    Jun 14
    Show: Jun 14 at 6pm

    Director: Melissa Bernstein

    Now on Mondays too! 

    Due to overwhelming demand, we are delighted to announce a fourth day for Newton Youth Players! Starting on March 26th, 2018, “Bye Bye Birdie” will have another cast: Monday! The location is the same:  Newton City Hall, the time is a little different:  6:30 – 8pm. Enroll now at

    The exciting new addition to the Newton Youth Players family is the exceptionally talented team of Co-Directors: Hannah Rosenberg and Linda Goetz.

    Hannah Rosenberg is thrilled to join Newton Youth Players as a director for” Bye Bye Birdie”!  Hannah has been involved in theatre since a young child and recently became a part of Newton Theatre Company as an actor and Development Director.

    Linda Goetz is a professional actress, writer and director; and one of the founders of the Newton Nomadic Theater.  In recent years she was nominated for Best Actress by the Independent Reviewers of New England for her role as Lady Macbeth with the FUDGE Theatre.