In July of 2011,
Gifford Family Theatre, a professional youth theatre company in
Syracuse, New York, did a workshop production of the
play. Ann Marie Gardinier Halstead served as
playwright-in-residence, revising the script during
rehearsals. Then in December of 2011, Ann Marie directed
her St. Lawrence University students in the updated version of the
play; they performed it for elementary school children in Canton,
The script available
on this site reflects the changes inspired by both
Below are a few photos from the two productions.
Braddock working with the ensemble
A scene with Trey
Prof. Smarty Pants
A scene with Trey, Mrs. Willette, and BFF
Prof. Smarty Pants talking about himself!
BFF's arrival by
The cast before the performance
The audience- the
"The Bucket Fillers' Poem"
Students waiting in