Heritage day 2019
lunar new year performance in fir grove with dragon costomes
Upper School performance of Newsies musical
Addams Family Upper School Performance
Upper School The Chorus Line Dress rehearsal

Student performances at Catlin Gabel are durable educational opportunities, and shared experiences that symbolize our values and community. In the hours of preparation and practice, they learn valuable skills, and the value of community and friendship. 

Annual Performances

(Not) St. George and the Dragon
A Middle School tradition for over 70 years, this madcap Mummers play is updated each year with student humor and pop references.

Heritage Day
An annual community gathering, this event celebrates the cultural customs and arts of our families, with student performances in dance and music.

Winter Concert
Upper School musicians present this December event, with performances by the choir, ensembles, and jazz band.

The Holiday Assembly
An Upper School tradition for over 30 years, the program this year featured musical performances, unpredictable “acts,” and storytelling.

In this traditional event, Lower School students sing and dance, play recorders and xylophones, and engage in swirling swordplay.

Lunar New Year Celebration
Lower School students share what they’ve learned in Mandarin language and customs with performances of traditional music and dance.

Hispanic Heritage Celebration
In this annual event, Lower School students celebrate language and customs with recitations, dances, and musical performances. 

Recent Performances

For this high-energy musical, presented by the Upper School CG Players, students were involved in lighting and stage design, construction, costumes, makeup, and choreography.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Middle School students presented Shakespeare’s fantasy drama with original costumes, set design, makeup, and staging.

The fall production from the Upper School CG Players troupe was a modern re-telling of The Odyssey centered on issues of immigration, family, and home.