Thursday May 16, 2013

TOWNSHEND -- The Leland and Gray Players end their 17th season with "Hats Off 2013!" on May 24 and 25 in the Dutton Gymnasium on the Leland & Gray campus.

An eclectic parade of music, song, dance, comedy and a smattering of drama, "Hats Off" offers Leland and Gray Players in grades 7-12 an opportunity to select what they want to perform, to display their strengths, to hone new skills, and to discover different ways to contribute to the performance.

The "Hats Off" company includes Adam Culver, Alexa Litchfield, Anna Cashman, Arik Clark, Bailey Whelchel, Casey Williams, Corrin Broussard, Forest Taylor, Gable Rak, Gia Casella, Giannina Gaspero-Beckstrom, Jesse Cannella, Kayla Williams, Kenny Cashman, Maddi Etman, Madison Cannella, Maezie Cramp, Mike Zimayni, Natalie Cullen, Nathaniel vanOsdol, Nicole Winot, Patrick Hauer, Rachael Turner, Rebekah Winot, Sam Turner, Shelby Whelchel, Susie Francy and Tino Benson.

Producer is Ann Landenberger and production assistant is L&G staff member and 2002 Players’ alumna Abby Wicker. Crew includes Genevieve Darling, Olivia Reilly, Zoe Soule, Grant Cullen, Itara Jacobs, Dani Dezendorf, Anna Cashman, Bruno Posa, Rachel Spence, Nate Laning, Stephen Scott and others. Lighting will be designed and run by participants in Leland & Gray’s new lighting workshop led by Jerry Stockman as part of Leland & Gray’s after-school program.

Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for students and seniors; available at the door. Performances are Friday May 24, at 7:30 p.m., and Saturday, May 25, at 3 and 7:30 p.m. For more information, e-mail verbatim@svcable.



net or call 802-365-7355, ext. 204.