The Edmond Sun

February 22, 2013

“Anne of Green Gables” is coming to Edmond


Special to The Sun

EDMOND — Tickets are on sale at the Fine Arts Institute, 27 E. Edwards for “Anne of Green Gables.” Twenty three 5th-12th graders are busy finalizing rehearsals for three performances on Friday, March 8 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, March 9 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.  More than 50 million copies, translated into 20 languages, “Anne of Green Gables” is the children’s novel about a red head orphan girl whose personality you can’t help but love.

Peggy Hoshall is the  director with more than 25 years of experience teaching and directing children’s theatre and performance experience in opera, musicals, and theatre in Dallas and the Oklahoma City metro areas. The cast includes: Chelsea Yeager, Anne Shirley; Dylan Carver, Matthew Cuthbert; Sarah Lemke, Marilla Cuthbert; Haley Quinn, Rachel Lynde; Sam Kisthardt, Mr. Phillips; Abby Courtney, Prissy Andrew and Girl 1; Emily Hughes, Diana Barry; Emma Bunch, Mrs. Barry; Lucie Taylor, Minnie Mae Barry; Zoe Spencer, Josie Pye; Alyi McLoughlin, Ruby Gillis and Girl 2; Kami Oliphant, Carrie Sloan and Girl 3; Mason Imboden, Moody MacPherson and Stationmaster; Nicholas Morey, Charlie Sloan and stage crew; Hunter Govenlock, Jimmy Glover and Jerry Boute; Kedron Burk, Jane Andrews and Girl 4; Matthew Tripp, Gilbert Blythe; Campbell Rice, Susan Stacy; Kyla Ellis, Aunt Josephine Barry; Sydney Brummit, Mrs. Allan; Abigail Harris, Mrs. Blewett and President of Queen’s Academy; Adam Morey, Rev. Bently and Mr. Sadler; and Micah Burk, Miss Rogerson.