Season: 58 (2003 - 2004)

Run Date(s): Jul. 16, 2004 - Aug. 8, 2004

Description: Conceived by Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty and Eric Idle Book by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Music by Stephen Flaherty "After all those years being stuck on a page, Did you ever imagine youíd see me onstage? Now Iím here, there is no telling what may ensue! No, thereís no telling what! But Iíll give you a clue..." So says the mischievous Cat in the Hat at the onset of this fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (Once On This Island, Ragtime) have lovingly brought to life all of our favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including Horton the Elephant, Gertrude McFuzz, Lazy Mayzie and all of the Whos of Whoville! These classic, colorful tales are seamlessly brought together by Jojo, a young ìthinker of strange and wonderful thinksî! As each story unfolds you will marvel at how relevant and profound Seussís subtle themes are, making this a musical that appeals to all ages. The score emerges as a Seussian gumbo of musical styles, ranging from Latin to pop, swing to gospel, and R&B to funk! So let your toes tap, your fingers snap, and your imagination run wild, for "If you open your mind, Oh, the thinks you will find Lining up to get loose! Oh, the thinks you can think! Oh, the thinks you can think When you think about Seuss!!" SHOW DATES AND TIMES Friday, July 16, 7:30 PM Saturday, July 17, 7:30 PM Sunday, July 18, 2:00 PM* Thursday, July 22, 7:30 PM Friday, July 23, 7:30 PM Saturday, July 24, 7:30 PM Sunday, July 25, 2:00 PM Thursday, July 29, 7:30 PM Friday, July 30, 7:30 PM Saturday, July 31, 7:30 PM Sunday, August 1, 2:00 PM Thursday, August 5, 7:30 PM Friday, August 6, 7:30 PM Saturday, August 7, 7:30 PM Sunday, August 8, 2:00 PM *The 2:00 p.m. performance on Sunday, July 18, will be interpreted for the deaf and hard of hearing by request only. If you will require the services of a sign language interpreter, please call DeAnna at 489-7529 no later than July 5, 2004.


The Cat in the Hat

Neil Fennell

Gertrude McFuzz

Kally Duling

Mayor of Whoville

William Stibor

Mrs. Mayor

Janene Sheldon

Mayzie La Bird

Molly Pearson

General Genghis Khan Schmitz

Paul Durban

Sour Kangaroo

Whitney Rhodes

Wickersham Brother 1

Will Fruhwirth

Wickersham Brother 3

Buddy Miller

The Grinch/Hunter 2

Brent Welch

Bird Girl 1

Kaylin Boosalis

Bird Girl 2

Helen DeBuse

Bird Girl 3

Mandy Murphy

Marshall of the Court/Who 10

Marie Barrett

Fish/Hunches 6

Noelle Bohaty

The Nurse/Fish/Hunches 7

Jenny Chapin

Yertle the Turtle/Fish/Hunches 8

Sean Connealy

Who 17

Mary Dank

Who 18/Cadet

Alli Derr

Who 19/Cadet

Andy Dillehay

Fish/Hunches 1

Alyssa Fiala

Fish/Hunches 2

Tyson Jurgens

Fish/Hunches 3

Gwen Lawson

Who 7/Fish/Hunches 10

Starla Martin

Who 8/Cadet/Hunter 1

Joe McCracken

Who 9/Cadet/Fish/Hunches 9

Eryn Mills

Vlad Vladikov/Fish/Hunches 4

Eric Ojeda

Who 11/Cadet

Danielle Parde

Who 14/Cadet

Josh Weixelman

Who 15

Jamanda Wolfe

Horton the Elephant

Mitch Raftery

Wickersham Brother 2

Tyler Hale

Who 1

Treva Baltes

Fish/Hunches 5

Bailey West

Who 13

Samantha Ware



Jeremy Kendall


Melissa Rosenberger

Set Designer

Laurel Shoemaker

Lighting Designer

Richard Schroeder

Stage Manager

Jason Weixelman

Assistant Director

Sarah Petri

Assistant Stage Manager

Barbara Armstead

Rehearsal Pianist

Kerry Fina

Costume Designer

Jeanne Marlette

Set Construction Crew

Elizabeth Litwak

Set Construction Crew

Danielle Winter

Set Construction Crew

Ryan Morris

Assistant Technical Director

William M. Cover II

Scenic Artist

Angela Turner


Kerry Fina


Sean Moon


Jean-Luc Davis


Jerry Bonzo Frye

Costume Crew

Liz Banset

Costume Crew

Joy Barlean

Costume Crew

Claire Bellin

Costume Crew

Michelle Derr

Costume Crew

Marilyn Harker

Run Crew

Emily Chapman

Run Crew

Kelsey Eide

Run Crew

Bailey Foss

Run Crew

Alexis Franssen

Run Crew

Scott R Glen

Run Crew

Ashton Kinsey

Run Crew

Jesse Laney

Run Crew

Jamie Lyons

Run Crew

Katrina Mertz

Run Crew

Ann Meyer

Run Crew

Laura Meyer

Run Crew

Allison Schorr

Run Crew

Aaron Stephenson

Run Crew

Tony Williams

MakeUp Designer

Michelle Peters

Property Master

Robie Hayek

Technical Director

Patric Vendetti


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