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Welcome to Gunn Theatre! We take great pride in producing wonderful shows and exploring the richness to be found in theatrical expression, whether in the form of performance, writing, designing, singing, or any of the other myriad modes of communication that theatre affords. Glad you’re here!!


One Acts 2017

Congratulations to everyone who auditioned! If your name is listed below, please meet your director on the Freshman Quad after school to get your scripts.


Victoria Station directed by Henry A.

Controller       Joey M.

Driver             Ankit R.


Sure Thing directed by Kyle P.

Bill                   Kiran T.

Betty               Kiana F.

Waitress         Danika H.


There’s No Here Here directed by Nicolas B.

Lance              Sam H.

Gertrude        Chiara J.

Jean-Luc         Eric K.

Juliette            Victoria S.


The Censorship Play by Ben S.-T.

Man                Quinn M.

David              Shayan H.

Michael           Joey B.

Woman           Charlotte M.


Improv Troupe directed by Rawlins E.

Alexis C.

Anna A.

Anna H.

Gabie F.

Kat H.

Olivia S.


Such Things Only Happen in Books directed by Tessa V.

John                Alex V.

Gabrielle         Ruth G.

Doctor             Audrey L.

Mr. Graham    Brian K.

Story Spirit 1              Callie R.

Story Spirit 2              Deniz E.

Story Spirit 3             Logan J.


The Mermaid Parade directed by Jackie C. and Olivia E.

Jason               Lucas W.

Cabbie                        Anjali P.

Amanda          Mira L.

Friend             Ori S.


Alex M.

Bella P.

Clara K.

Isabel F.

Isabel S.

Jasmine P.

Maddie S.

Maggie K.

Michelle A.

Sanaa Z.

Gunn Theatre’s Spring Musical:

Gunn’s Performing Arts Department proudly presents The Music Man!

Performances of Meredith Willson’s The Music Man will be April 19-23, 2017 at the Palo Alto High School Performing Arts Center, 50 Embarcadero Rd., Palo Alto 94301 (see map). THIS WILL BE SO FUN!!.

Tickets for The Music Man (at the PALY PAC) Sorry, but we can take ONLY CASH AT THE BOX OFFICE!


Spring Student Directed One Acts:

Several one-act plays directed by our Gunn Theatre students. All plays are performed each evening of the run.


May 17-20, 2017 in the Studio Theatre

  • Wednesday, May 17 4:00 pm matinée
  • Thursday, May 18
  • Friday, May 19
  • Saturday, May 20 2:00 pm matinée
  • Saturday, May 20 at 7:30 pm

2017 Oregon Shakespeare Festival field trip information

Gunn Theatre’s Fall Play:

November 3-12, 2016 in the Gunn’s Studio Theatre

  • Thursday, November 3 with the opening-night Gala in the Spangenberg lobby! Gala at 6:30, performance at 7:30 pm in the Gunn’s Studio Theatre at the back side of Spangenberg.
  • Friday, November 4 at 7:30 pm
  • Saturday, November 5 at 7:30 pm
  • Wednesday, November 9 4:00 pm matinée
  • Thursday, November 10 at 7:30 pm,
  • Friday, November 11 at 7:30 pm
  • Saturday, November 12 at 7:30 pm

broadway-workshop…readings from plays currently making a splash in NYC.

Performances will be at 7:30pm on October 13 & 14, 2016 in Gunn’s Studio Theatre.