Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Announcing the cast of A Wrinkle in Time


Director Lori Portner has announced the cast of "A Wrinkle in Time," written by John Glore based on Madeleine L'Engle's Newbery Medal-winning book.

"A Wrinkle in Time" will run Friday, September 26 through Sunday, September 28 at the historic Monon Depot Theatre, 320 N. 5th Street in downtown Lafayette - the corner of 5th Street and North Street.

Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for youth age 18 and under. You can purchase tickets in advance by visiting http://lafayettecivic.tix.com or calling 765-423-7529.

The cast includes:

* Meg Murry - Shelby Gray
* Charles Wallace Murry - Matthew Roberts
* Calvin - Andrew Bigelow
* Mrs. Murry - Kiersten Wood
* Mrs. Whatsit - Maggie Pearl
* Mrs. Who - Mary Dewell
* Mrs. Which - Samantha Smith
* Aunt Beast - Christopher Fulk
* Man with the Red Eyes – voice - Adam El-Khalili
* Man with the Red Eyes – stage - Delaney Schlesinger-Devlin
* Mr. Murry - Omar Almakki
* Camazotz Man - James Koehler
* Camazotz Woman - Maggie Taul
* Actor 2/Voice of IT - Lauren Routsong
* Actor 3//Voice of IT - Maggie Huston
* Actor 4 - Ashlyn Short
* Actor 5 - Madeline Roberts
* Kid with Red Ball - Charlie Long
* Citizens of Camazotz - Ryan Tucker, Marianna Martin, Olivia McDaniel, Haley Agnew, Kaitlyn Mumford, Emma Painter, Madelyn Kenney, Nicole Johal

On a dark and stormy night, the eccentric Mrs. Whatsit arrives at the home of Meg Murry, a tomboy who doesn't fit in at her New England high school. Meg's scientist father vanished over two years earlier, under mysterious circumstances. Aided by Mrs. Whatsit and her friends, Meg, her gifted brother Charles Wallace, and her friend Calvin are transported through time and space on a mission to rescue their father from the evil forces that hold him prisoner on another planet. John Glore's delightful, wildly theatrical adaptation brings this acclaimed story to life.


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