Nayatt School

Announcing the 2017-18 Arts Alive & Nayatt School PTO Production

Seussical Kids at Nayatt School

Registration is now closed.
Performance Dates: February 2 & 3, 2018, Barrington High School
AuditionsTuesday, October 10, Thursday, October 12, or Tuesday, October 17 immediately after school until 4:30pm. Please note: 2nd & 3rd graders are required to attend only one audition. 1st graders are not required to audition. Everyone gets a part!
RehearsalsTuesdays & Thursdays starting November 14. A complete rehearsal schedule will be provided at the start of the program. Rehearsals take place in the Nayatt multi-purpose room immediately following school dismissal. Children will not be called to every rehearsal. 2nd & 3rd graders, when called, will rehearse on Tuesdays and/or Thursdays until 4:00pm (though students may occasionally be requested to stay until 4:30pm); 1st graders, when called, will rehearse on Thursdays until 4:00pm.
Program Fee: $153.00 for all registrants. Sibling discount of $25 off second and subsequent students’ registration fees. Scholarships are available. Please follow the instructions within the registration form to complete an application.

Arts Alive Artistic Director, Dena Davis, shares some insight into the auditioning process. Check out the video!

Rehearsal Schedule

To be announced.


Scene Breakdown

To be announced.

Music + Choreography

To be announced.



To be announced.

Policies for Nayatt School


All communications are through email from Arts Alive.  Please do not call the office with questions about the play.

It is imperitive that we have the correct email for you and any other caregivers for your child. Also, please ensure that you are able to receive emails from

Rehearsal Dismissal + Late Pick-Up Policy

Unless otherwise noted, rehearsals at Nayatt School end at 4:00 pm for all students.

You do NOT need to send in a dismissal note for rehearsals. Arts Alive! staff will provide a list of children participating in rehearsals each week for sign-out.

Please be on time to pick up your child. If your child remains in our care 15 minutes beyond the designated pick-up time, you will incur a $10.00 late pick up fee per family for every 10 minutes beyond the 15 minute grace period (i.e., 1-10 minutes late, $10.00; 11-20 minutes late, $20.00, etc.). Late fees must be paid in full at the time of pick up. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

Refund Policy

While we are confident that your experience with Arts Alive will be a positive one, we have outlined our refund policy below. All refund requests must be made in writing and submitted to

If a registered student decides not to participate in the Arts Alive school program:
– A full refund, minus a $30 processing fee will be given if the student withdraws, prior to the first day of auditions
– A 50% refund will be given for withdrawal after auditions have started but before the cast list is posted
– A 25% refund will be given after cast lists have been posted but prior to the first rehearsal
– No refunds will be given once rehearsals have begun. Extenuating circumstances will be considered on a case by case basis.

Cast List

To be announced.


The play consists of an ensemble cast. Even if you think your child has a small part, they are a significant part of the play. Their absence affects the entire cast. Please do your best to ensure that your child is present for every rehearsal for which they are called. If your child has to miss a rehearsal, please notify us as soon as possible. More than three (3) absences may result in removal from the play.

Discipline Policy

All participants and their parents will be required to review and sign the Arts Alive! Discipline Policy. The Discipline Policy will be reviewed at the start of the program. In addition, a hard copy will be provided to be signed and returned.


Scholarship Application Instructions:

Please download and complete a Scholarship Application Form and submit via email to:, or by mail to:

Arts Alive!
PO Box 678
Barrington, RI 02806

All scholarship applications will be reviewed and processed confidentially. The deadline to receive scholarship applications will be announced soon. No applications will be accepted after this date nor will any scholarships be considered that do not follow the above process. Thank you for your cooperation.

Costume Fittings

Fitting dates will be announced through email.

All fittings take place at our storage facility:

The Hankerchief Warehouse
569 Main Street, Suite 211
Warren, RI