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Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?
to open July 26: cast announced
The Arkansas State University Theatre will continue its 2006 ASU Summer
Children’s Theatre season with “Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?” by
Come and follow Cornelius B.B. Wolf as he sets out to capture his
dinner. The Three Little Pigs and Little Red Riding Hood might need the
audience’s help to escape the wolf’s appetite as a French Canadian
woodsman works hard to keep the Big Bad Wolf on his toes.
This hilarious comedy combines the whirlwind antics of three pigs, an
eager woodsman and Cornelius B.B. Wolf, who might actually get something
to eat, if he doesn’t keep blowing things
away. This clever fairy tale combination will keep the entire family
laughing into the aisles.
Under the stage direction of Molly Simpson, professor of theatre; the
cast for the season opening production includes Kyle Hamsher from
Jacksonville, a senior theatre major, as Cornelius B.B. Wolf; William
Rowland from Jacksonville, a senior theatre major, as Piedmont Pierre;
Whitney Elliot from Magnolia, a sophomore theatre major, as Porky; Katy
Saul from DeValls Bluff, a sophomore theatre major, as Oinker; Haley
Rose Grisham from Jacksonville, sophomore, as Bacon Bits; Stacy Olm from
North Little Rock, a graduate student of theatre, as Little Red Riding
Hood; and Misty Clark from Jonesboro, a ASU theatre graduate, as Mrs.
The production design team includes Kelly Schaefer, assistant professor
of theatre, costume and makeup design; Jeff McLaughlin, assistant
professor of theatre, scenic design and technical direction; and
lighting design by Ashlee Wiseman from Searcy, a senior theatre major.
Brandon Doty from Jonesboro, a senior theatre major, will serve as stage
Performance dates are Wednesday, July 26, at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.;
Thursday, July 27, at 10 a.m.; and Friday, July 28, at 10 a.m. and 7:30
p.m. This production of “Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf” is sponsored
by The Golden Grotto.
All performances will be held at Fowler Center, 201 Olympic Drive, on
the ASU campus. All seating is reserved. Tickets should be purchased in
advance at the ASU Central Box Office in the Convocation Center for $4
or by calling 972-ASU1, or online at www.https://tickets.astate.edu.
Tickets may also be purchased at the door (if available) on the day of
the performance for $5. Reservations are highly recommended.
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