Rising Stars: Grades K-8

Scripts and CDs Will be handed out at registration kick-off on Sept 18th.

Rehearsal Schedule

Sept 23

Sept 30

Oct 7

Oct 14

Oct 21

Oct 28

Nov 4

Nov 11

Nov 18

Nov 25

Dec 2


Dress Rehearsals

Monday, Dec 10, 5:45-9

Tuesday, Dec 11, 5:45-9

Wednesday, Dec 12, 5:45-9

Thursday, Dec 6, 13:45-9



Dec 14-16

Registration: September 8th, 9-noon @ Downtown YMCA. Fees: $109-139

First Rehearsal & Audition Workshop: September 16th, 1-3 @ MYT Rehearsal Hall

Rehearsals: Sundays 1-3

Dress Rehearsals: Mon-Thu, Dec 10-13, 6-8 PM

Performances: Dec 14-16, Thomas Edison

Laughs abound in this bestselling Christmas classic by Barbara Robinson! The Best Christmas Pageant Ever follows the outrageous shenanigans of the Herdman siblings, or “the worst kids in the history of the world.” The siblings take over the annual Christmas pageant in a hilarious yet heartwarming tale involving the Three Wise Men, a ham, scared shepherds, and six rowdy kids.

Ralph, Imogene, Leroy, Claude, Ollie, and Gladys Herdman are an awful bunch. They set fire to Fred Shoemaker’s toolshed, blackmailed Wanda Pierce to get her charm bracelet, and smacked Alice Wendelken across the head. And that’s just the start! When the Herdmans show up at church for the free snacks and suddenly take over the Christmas pageant, the other kids are shocked. It’s obvious that they’re up to no good. But Christmas magic is all around and the Herdmans, who have never heard the Christmas story before, start to reimagine it in their own way.

This year’s pageant is definitely like no other, but maybe that’s exactly what makes it so special.

Weekly Emails

We send out a weekly email recapping rehearsal and providing important show information. If you do not receive a weekly email, please let us know at

BCPE Staff

Carolyn Daniels

Sierra Manning

Alexis Dascher

Stefanie Szawerda

David Delgiorno

What to bring to rehearsal:

Water Bottle


Sneakers  Foot ware must be safe for dancing. NO FLIP FLOPS.


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