What: “Anne of Green Gables”
Who: Charter University Prep
Where: 6520 Oak Dell Road in El Dorado
When: Wednesday, Feb. 27 to Friday, March 1 at 7 p.m and Wednesday, March 6 to Friday, March 8 at 7 p.m. as well as Saturday matinées on March 2 and 9 at 2 p.m.
Cost: Adult tickets are $5, children’s tickets are $3 and teachers and staff are free
Charter University Prep’s drama class is presenting Lucy Maud Montgomery’s “Anne of Green Gables” adapted by Sylvia Ashby.
The story, popular with all ages, is playing at Charter University Prep, 6520 Oak Dell Road (in the gym of the Charles Brown Elementary School site) in El Dorado, on Wednesday, Feb. 27 to Friday, March 1 at 7 p.m and Wednesday, March 6 to Friday, March 8 at 7 p.m. as well as Saturday matinées on March 2 and 9 at 2 p.m.
The tale about the adventures of Anne Shirley, a young orphan sent to live on a farm on Prince Edward Island in Canada, is directed by Pico van Houtryve.
The cast is: Mathew Cuthbert (Daniel Wright), Anne Shirley (Paige Downie and Alannah Wing —Act One alternate weeks; and Rebecca Kent and Samantha Edens — Act Two alternate weeks), Gilbert Blythe (Alex Ferrand — Act Two) and Dakota Delano — Act One), Marilla Cuthbert (Katie Kelly and Kayleigh Talley — alternate weeks), Josie Pye (Kristin Barney), Ruby Gillis (Gracie Dean), Rachel Lynde (Giana Graziano), Station Master (Jacob Lacy), Mr. Spencer (Jacob Gray), Mrs. Blewitt and Mrs. Barry (Ella Evans), Diana Barry (Shelby Heagy), Mr. Phillips (John Verzello), Miss Stacey (Kylie Baratta), Moody MacPherson (Sean Kelly) and Charlie Sloane (Skyler Jester).
Stage managers are Alannah Wing and Samantha Edens.
Admission for adults is $5, children’s tickets are $3 and teachers and staff are free. Tickets are available at the door.