Students to Present “Pride and Prejudice”

Senior citizens living within the district are invited to the dress rehearsal performance Thursday, Nov. 7. A pre-show reception will start at 6:15 p.m. in the High School cafeteria followed by the dress rehearsal at 7 p.m.  There is no cost for seniors to attend this performance and no registration is required.

This talented cast of high school students has been practicing for many weeks and will present an enjoyable evening of theatrical entertainment.

"Pride and Prejudice" is an 1813 romantic novel following the character development of Elizabeth Bennet who learns about the repercussions of hasty judgments and eventually comes to appreciate the difference between superficial goodness and actual goodness. This story is fill with comedy and humor.

 Cast members include Haley Bovee as Elizabeth Bennet, Megan Baldry as Jane Bennet, Zane Walters as Mr. Darcy, Jacob Maring as Mr. Bingley, Maggie Burmania as Mrs. Bennet, and Thomas Johnson as Mr. Bennet. Additional cast members are Lila Nelson as Catherine Bennet, Annabelle Rickert as Lydia Bennet and Jennifer Logan as Mary Bennet.  Carly Snyder plays the role of Charlotte Lucas and Lee Repins is Lady Lucas. Caitlyn Pranger is Miss Bingley and Zac Ploeg plays the role of Mr. Collins.

Supporting cast members also include Parker Stewart as Mr. Wickham, Payton Stewart as Lady Catherine De Bourgh, Jayden VanStee as Hill, Kaitlyn Robinson as Amelia, Reese Verlinde as Amanda, Madeline Clark as Belinda, Peter Repins as Captain Denny and others include Dominic Chapman, Thomas Solomon, Kaitlyn Baldry, Haden Bovee and Diego Garcia.

The crew for the play include – Set/Costumes/Props: Makayla Beardsley, Katrina Chapman, Kiera Conner, McKenzie Cooper, Ava Hess, Clair Jansma, Ella McFadden, Krista Powell, Angelica Schoendorf, Presley Snyder, Busra Yayla

Sound - Cora Siuda, Morgan McCrumb

Stage Managers - Audrey Johnson, Madeline McCrumb

Costumes - Jaime Nelson

Lighting/Auditorium Manager - Steve Evans

The play is directed by Tricia Rickert.