Locals to appear in Junie B. Jones at Crowder College
Crowder College Community Theatre is set to present “Junie B. Jones the Musical,” adapted from the “Junie B. Jones” series of books by Barbara Park.
The production will take place June 24-26. Shows on Thursday and Friday will be at 7:30 p.m., with 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. matinee shows on Saturday at the Elsie Plaster Community Center, located at the Crowder College campus in Neosho.
“This is a very diverse play involving actors from the age of 9 to an instructor at Crowder,” said Shirley Gollhofer, director.
The cast list is as follows:
Junie B. Jones: Via Dennis, of Carl Junction
Lucille: Shana Whisman, of Purdy
Herb: Tyler Carpenter, of Burlington, Kan.
May: Violet Hill, of Monett
Sheldon/Lennie: Jack Sitton, of Monett
Camille: Bailey Danner, of Diamond
Chenille: Dora Gilreath, of Neosho
Grace: Brook Payne, of Neosho
Bobbi Jean Piper: Gracie Lawson, of Neosho
Josie: Nora Boyt, of Neosho
Mr. Scary/Daddy/Mr. Woo: Scott Franks, of Anderson
Mother: Sarah Gabrielle, of Neosho
Mrs. Gutzman: Denna Clymer, of Stella
Tickets are available at the door: Adults -$12; Children (12 and under) - $8.
The musical’s book and lyrics are by Marcy Heisler; music is by Zina Goldrich.