St. Mary's Berea
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st. marys berea   educating the mind nuturing the soul


  • To give students a challenging experience to think creatively, critically and empathetically.
  • To expose them to a variety of styles, genres and forms of drama.
  • To give students a sense of accomplishment, self-confidence and self-awareness, encouraging them to be creative and expressive.
  • To provide a positive social environment in which they can explore new and creative ways to express themselves while cooperating with others.
  • To challenge students to explore and examine morals and values they will use throughout their lives.
  • To give students the tools to obtain a respect and understanding of the cultural arts.
  • To improve students‚Äô communication skills.
  • To provide an opportunity for student involvement regardless of ability.



  • SMSDAO productions are self-funded through registration fees, fundraisers and generous donations.
  • SMSDAO welcomes any interested person to participate in various aspects of the production from supervision to costuming and fundraising.
  • SMSDAO creates a positive environment for the students and promotes the practice of Christian values through a commitment to working together as a team and being supportive of the talents each child brings to the program.


Past Productions:

2010     Children's Letters To God

2009     HONK!

2008     Seussical the Musical

2007     The Wiz

2006     Good News

2004     Into the Woods

2005     Bye, Bye Birdie

2004     Into the Woods

2003     Once On This Island

2002     Guys and Dolls

2001      Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat