Cast announced for WCCT summer production

Rehearsals are underway for Webster City Community Theatre’s summer production of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. The play is based on the story by C.S. Lewis’ The Chronicles of Narnia and was dramatized by Joseph Robinette. Performance dates are July 12, 13, 19 and 20 at 7 pm and July 14 and 21 at 2 pm. Tickets will go on sale July 6. All tickets are $12.

The cast of 25 is under the direction of Loween Getter, assisted by Andrew Wotherspoon and Angela Rottering, and stage manager Mykah Kennedy. Appearing in the two-act non-musical are the following:

Aslan the Lion — Kirk Greenley

White Witch — Maren Borer

Susan — Karina Murray

Peter — Hank Christeson

Edmund — Levi Odor Westrum

Lucy — Evangeline Streigle

Mr. Beaver — David Borer

Mrs. Beaver — Mindy Sawyer

Tumnus the Faun — Daniel Blankenship (week 1) and Mykah Kennedy (week 2)

Unicorn — Sydney Oswald

Centaur — Don Zompa

Fenris Ulf — Peter Ohlert

Dwarf — Caroline Ehn

Father Christmas – Jonathan Dixson

Elf — Alivia Hector

White Stag — Cyra Christensen

The White Witch’s Army: Emma Schelle, Carol Sims, Emersen Paukert, Cyra Christensen, Owen Gallentine

The Forest Animals: Avenlee Hayek, Allie Severe, Alivia Hector, Sarah Lindstrom, Olivia Gallentine

Organizers say it takes a village to bring a production to opening night. A number of volunteers are hard at work on the set, props, costumes, makeup, programs, publicity, lights and sound, managing the box office, lining up ushers, and getting the venue ready for the audiences.