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Dare Night – School of Rock

Theatre Contra


Categories: Theater, Comedy & Improv, Immersive/Interactive Experience

Dates: September 22, 2023

Run Time: 90 mins

Venue: Hamilton Family Arts Center


“Ya not hardcore, unless ya live hardcore.” Theatre Contra Presents: DARE NIGHT: an electrifying live reading of the beloved Jack Black film, “School of Rock.” Brace yourself for an unprecedented theatrical experience where the audience holds the power. As the actors bring the hilarious script to life, spectators become daremasters, challenging the cast to take on outrageous, impromptu acts. Will they sing a metal anthem? Execute an epic guitar solo? Break into spontaneous dance? Take a shot…or 5? With “Dare Night,” prepare for an uproarious evening of comedic chaos, unexpected surprises, and unbridled creativity. Get ready to have your socks rocked the eff off.

About the Artist

Theatre Contra is a Philadelphia based theatre company established in 2018 after working together to create the successful Philadelphia Fringe Festival show, The Vs. Series. Theatre Contra is a collaborative group that works to engage the community through new, devised, and established works that focus on the visceral conflict and conviction with in us all.

Following the COVID-19 Pandemic, Theatre Contra took a break to reexamine the work we are doing and how it can best impact our community. We are excited to reestablish ourselves as a mainstay in the Philadelphia Theatre Community and produce work that is accessible and entertaining to everyone.


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  • Elizabeth Crino
  • Mariah Ghant
  • Adam Howard
  • Leslie Miller
  • Natajia Sconiers

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