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Cast list announced for 'Snow White
and the Seven Dwarfs'
June 12, 2008 --
The Arkansas State
University Theatre will open the 13th season of ASU Summer
Children’s Theatre season with “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” adapted by Judith Baker
Kase from a tale by the Brothers Grimm. Mirror, Mirror on the
wall! Who’s the fairest of them all? Is it Snow White? Is it the evil
Queen? Maybe it’s one of the seven dwarfs. This play provides fun for
the whole family as the audience learns the identity of the “fairest of
Under the stage
direction of Molly Simpson, professor of theatre, the cast for the
season opening production includes Elizabeth Lawson, a senior theatre
major from Marion, Heather Wells, a senior theatre major from Heber
Springs, and Amanda LaRue, a junior theatre major from Heber Springs,
Aaron Beale, a junior theatre major from Sherwood, Nicholas Weeks, a
sophomore theatre major from Jonesboro, Sofia Barrett, a senior English
major from Jonesboro, Alexandra Rodery, a junior journalism major from
Piggott, Ben Gibson, a senior theatre major from Jacksonville, Jeremy
Bukauskas, a senior theatre major from Cordova, Tenn., Lauren Emerson, a
junior theatre major from Jonesboro, and Donnie Walters, a junior
theatre major from Trumann.
The production design team includes scenic design and technical
direction by Jeff McLaughlin, assistant professor of theatre, costume
design by Laura Perkins, temporary instructor of theatre and lighting
design by Manuel Angeles IV, a junior theatre major from Little Rock.
Megan Gates, a senior theatre student from Jonesboro, will serve as
Performance dates for “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” are Wednesday,
June 18, at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.; Thursday, June 19, at 10 a.m. and 2
p.m.; and Friday, June 20, at 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.
This production of
“Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” is sponsored by the ASU
Scholarships for the ASU Summer Children’s Theatre Company are provided
by the guild, a volunteer group dedicated to the growth and development
of theatre at Arkansas State University.
is reserved, and tickets for reserved seating may be purchased in
advance at the ASU Central Box Office in the Convocation Center or by
calling 972-ASU1. Tickets are also available online at
tickets.astate.edu. Reserved seating tickets (if available) may be
purchased at the door on the day of the performance. Ticket prices for
ASU Theatre's Summer Children's Theatre performances are $5 in advance
and $6 at the door. Purchasing tickets in advance is highly recommended.