Students from Nathaniel Hawthorne School No. 25 in the Rochester City School District and Durand-Eastman Intermediate School in East Irondequoit will get to show off their acting skills two nights in a row. On Thursday,
Madagascar Jr. debuts with 25 student actors from each school.
This June marks the eighth year that the two schools have been combining their talents on a school musical. Teachers and staff from both schools have worked together week after week to coordinate play practices, choreography, and costume and set designs.