Performances Scheduled For Prairie Fire Children’s Theater’s

“ALICE IN WONDERLAND”

Wabasha – Check your watch and don’t be late! You have a very important date this weekend with thirty four local children and two professional actors as they take the stage in Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre’s original musical version of ALICE IN WONDERLAND!

“ALICE,” with original script and music by Daniel Nordquist, and set and costume design by Deborah Pick, continues Prairie Fire’s tradition of presenting classic tales as you’ve never seen them done before.  The local cast features:

Prairie Fire Theatre professionals Julia Cicero and Kaia Minter will co-direct and play the roles of  The Queen of Hearts and The Mad Hatter.

“Alice in Wonderland” is the culmination of a week long residency by Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre and is sponsored by River Junctions Arts Council and W-K Community Education Performances are on Friday August 12th and Saturday August 13th at the Wabasha-Kellogg Performing Arts Center at Wabasha-Kellogg High School.

Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students and seniors and are available at the door.  Ticket sales will start a half hour before the show time. For more information, call 651-564-0464

CAST & CREW

Hope Skelton: Alice

Naomi Knox: White Rabbit

Brendon Fahnel: Caterpillar

Paecyn Carrels: Duchess

Josephine Thyren: Cook

Piper Carrels:  Cheshire Cat

Leo Elliott: March Hare

Maxwell Elliott: King of Hearts

Murdock Gray-Burlingame: Jack of Hearts

Julia Thyren: Dormouse

Alexis Burmeister: Joker

Thea Durand: Tweedle Dee

Dawson Mustain: Tweedle Dum

Olivia Stafford: Tweedle Dummer

PFCT Directors

Julie Cicero: Mad Hatter

Kaia Minter: Queen of Hearts

WABASHA’S THEATRE LEADER

Cris Medina

BIRDS

Heller Durand: Dodo

Korbin Kuk: Bird

James Sonnek: Bird

Cooper Bronk: Bird

Tyler Traun: Bird

Paxtyn Maley: Bird

Shanti Whatley: Bird

Dhabi Whatley Bird

FLOWERS

Ada Sonnek: Impatien

Audrey Feuling:Pansy

Madelyn Dornink: Rosey #1

Lilah Lackey: Rosey #2

Aubrey Sass: Shrinking Violet

Lydia Roemer: Daffydil

Klara Schmidt: Gladiola

Abigail Burmeister: Baby’s Breath

CARDS

Bethany Roemer: Club

Madelyn Richmond: Diamond

Kaidon Feuling: Heart

Claire Meidlinger: Spade

CREW

Sound: Fuller Jewson

Lights: Henry Thyren

Video: Ainsley Knox

Workshop Mon – Sat Aug 8-13
Friday Show Aug 12 @7pm
Saturday Show Aug 13 @7pm
Prairie Fire Childrens Theatre Alice In Wonderland 2022 Wabasha MN

Alice in Wonderland Children’s Theatre

Venture down the rabbit hole and meet some of the most colorful characters in children’s literature.

Capacity: 83

Directors roles:  The Mad Hatter and the Queen of Hearts.

Cast includes: Alice, the King & Queen of Hearts, the Joker, the Deck of Cards, the Birds, the Caterpillar, the Flowers, the White Rabbitt, March Hare & Dormouse, the Duchess, Cook & Cheshire Cat, Tweedle Dum, Dee & Dummer.

August 8 -13, 2022

Alice In Wonderland Registration Form

Auditions Scheduled For Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre’s

Alice in Wonderland

Dates: August 8th-13th 2022

WABASHA – Auditions for Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre’s original musical production of “ALICE IN WONDERLAND” will be held on August 8th  at 10 a.m.  at Wabasha-Kellogg High School Performing Arts Center in Wabasha.

Up to 83 children are needed to play the roles of ALICE, THE WHITE RABBIT, THE DUCHESS, THE COOK, THE CHESHIRE CAT, THE MARCH HARE, THE DORMOUSE, THE JACK OF HEARTS, THE KING OF HEARTS, THE CATERPILLAR, TWEEDLEDEE, TWEEDLEDUM, THE DECK OF CARDS, THE FLOWERS, and THE BIRDS.

Auditions are open to anyone age 7 through 18. The audition process lasts up to two hours and all those auditioning are required to be in attendance for its entirety. The cast will be announced at the end of the two hour audition; each cast member will receive a rehearsal schedule for the remainder of the week. A portion of the cast will be required to stay following auditions for a short rehearsal.

Registration forms are available at the Wabasha Public Library, online via the RJAC website https://www.rjac.org , or at the auditions. Participation cost is  $25  per participating child*  Checks should be made payable RJAC (River Junctions Arts Council).

Rehearsals will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Tuesday through Thursday and 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. on Friday with performance(s) scheduled for Friday August 12th at 7 p.m. and Saturday August 13th at 7 pm at the performing arts center in the high school.

Two professional actor/directors from the staff of Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre will direct the production and play the roles of THE QUEEN OF HEARTS and THE MAD HATTER.

Week-long Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre residency is being sponsored by RJAC (The River Junctions Arts Council) and Wabasha Community Education.

Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre (PFCT) is a professional touring theatre company based in Barrett, Minnesota and has been bringing a theatrical experience to communities across the upper Midwest since 1987. Prairie Fire tours a variety of original adaptations of classic tales. Throughout the entire year, Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre sends two professional Actors/Directors to a community for a one week residency. Local children fill the roles and PFCT provides everything needed to do the show. After a week of rehearsing, the cast will perform the play twice on the weekend. This week-long theater workshop is for ages 7-18 (no exceptions).

Tickets for the performance(s) are $7  for Adults; $5 for Seniors &  Students and are available at the door a half hour prior to each performance.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Cris Medina at 651-564-0464

Prairie Fire Children's Theatre Alice In Wonderland 2022