Category Archives: Testimonials

Posts that share feedback and views of the work of Imagination Stage.

This is an appreciation letter written to Associate Director of Education, and director of Thoroughly Modern Millie, Jr., Nikki Kaplan from a parent of a student in the cast. The IStage Performance Ensemble performed Thoroughly Modern Millie, Jr., on January 10-11, 2014.

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One of my favorite moments was when a typically-developing young girl approached a member of our staff and shared that this was one of the few times that she, her brother who has autism, and her parents were able to do something together as a whole family.

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This blog was written by Andrew Dahreddine, a former Imagination Stage student and camp counselor. When I was a young child, my mom began taking me to see shows at this small theatre in White Flint Mall called “BAPA: Bethesda …

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But the best time we’ve ever had at Imagination Stage was unanimously at last year’s Children’s Ball. When we arrived we were announced via a Royal Crier, “Introducing Miss Lucy Thorp!” and then took in a fabulous and funny performance of Rapunzel. After the show we got to meet and take photos with cast, enjoyed the family-friendly food, and explored the activities.

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Ian Berlin, 12, and Sean Silvia, 13, are both playing the role of James in James and the Giant Peach. They take turns to explain what it’s like being the youngest actor in the cast, their favorite parts of being in the show, and how they got to where they are today.

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In the final installment of our “Summer Camp… Straight From the Source” blog series, we meet BESS EPSTEIN. Bess, a student at Imagination Stage since 2008, participated in last summer’s Musical Production Camp of Bye Bye Birdie and Fiddler on …

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On Monday, December 17, Matthew A. Anderson, the actor playing Horton in Seussical, wrote a heartfelt letter to the cast and crew of the production. This letter illustrates not only the bond between the actors in a production, but also how the actors bond with the audience. Imagination Stage is delighted to have such wonderful people performing on our stage this holiday season and is also proud to have such amazing and supportive audiences, both kids and adults, for all of our productions.

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Simon Diesenhaus and Svea Johnson are the two young actors playing the role of Jojo in Seussical. Simon, 12, and Svea, 9, each wrote a little about what it’s like being the youngest actor on stage.

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My name is Nadia Abouraya and I am 25 years old. I live in Silver Spring and volunteer once a week at Imagination Stage.

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Question: How do we ensure that the U.S. economy remains a leader?
Answer: Encourage creativity in our next generation.
Watch a video of author Daniel Pink’s March 10th visit to Imagination Stage where he shared his vision on creativity and the critical aspect of arts education for the future of the U.S. economy. Read reflections on the event from Imagination Stage’s Managing Director Brett Crawford.

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