Evanston Children’s Theatre will present “The Wizard of Oz” at 7 p.m. on April 12, at 3 and 7 p.m. on April 13 and at 3 p.m. on April 14 at the Levy Senior Center, 300 Dodge Ave. Tickets are $6 and may be purchased by phone at 847-448-8250, in person at the Levy Center and at the door.
Cast A members pictured at right are; The Wicked Witch (Kathleen Boyle), Glinda (Sophie Peterson) and Dorothy (Mayah Rotter) discuss the fate of Dorothy, Toto (Molly Daniel) and the Ruby Slippers in the upcoming Evanston Children’s Theater production of “The Wizard of Oz.”
Other Cast A members are Nialie Pompilus (Scarecrow/Hunk); Lucy Schapiro (Tinman/Hickory); Kate VanErt (Lion/Zeke); Nell Boylan (Aunt Em, Braggart, Barrister, Emerald City Guard); Ben Felix (Uncle Henry/Mayor of Munchkin Land); Catie Ritchey (Winky General/Coroner); Meghan Twohig (Oz Women 1 and 2/Munchkin 2); Andrew Feingold-Fisher (Oz Man 1 and 2, Munchkin 1); and Nora Kepler, Leah Hurwitz and Kate Bonaguro (The Trio).
The Wizard of Oz Cast B members are:
Dorothy (Sarah Johnson); Scarecrow/Hunk (Eric Periman); Tinman/Hickory (Adam Marquardt); Lion/Zeke (Joe Blanchard); Uncle Henry/Nikko (Logan Singer); Aunt Em/Jitter Bug (Aurora Liston); Wicked Witch/Miss Gultch (Katie Uttal); Wizard/Professor Marvel (Meredith Byrnes); Glinda (Lulu Pearson); Mayor of Munchkin Land (Luca Sciarra); Coroner/Oz Woman 1 & 2 (Samm Kaiser); Braggert (Talitha Miller); Barrister/Oz Man 1 & 2/Winky General (Zach Volpe); Munchkin 1 & 2 (Josie Reed, Mia Kruse); City Father 1&2 (Wyatt Hubbard, Ben Volpe); Emerald City Guard (John Johnson); Lullabye League/Trees (JoJo Luddington, Emma Newsham, Emma Johnson); Tough Kids/Oz Manicurist (Emma Powell, Corbin Kimrey, India Aaron); Crows/Poppy Trio/Polishers (Molly Hartenstein, Francesca McMahon, Colleen Murray); Oz Beauticians (Maggie Job, Greta Stolte, Chance Schneider).