Wednesday, March 13, 2019 • Vol. 141, No. 41


Astoria High School Drama Department to Present
“Clue the Musical”

Who killed Mr. Boddy? This will be the big question at Astoria High School this weekend as the AHS Drama Department launches their 2019 musical production, “Clue the Musical” (based on the Parker Brothers board game) on stage in the high school gymnasium. Performances will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, March 15, and Saturday, March 16, and 2 p.m. Sunday, March 17. Tickets may be purchased at the door for $8. The musical director is Anna Cooley and technical director is Justin Duckwiler.

Clue the Musical

Astoria play cast, front row, left to right: Elizabeth Belville, Elena DeWees, Audrey Briggs. Standing, left to right: Molly Nayden, TJ Miller, Cynthia Skiles, Amanda Parker, MiKayla DeWees. Inset: Stage crew, left to right: Adam Prather, Eli Fisher, Dale Belville, Rachel Hickle.

VIT’s Spring Play, “The Haunting of Angus Maccune”,
Comes Home

The spring production of “The Haunting of Angus Maccune” comes to the VIT High School stage on March 15 and 16 in the high school gym. This show first saw the stage nine years ago on the very stage it’s coming back to this month after being selected for a “First Look” festival by the Prairie Players Civic Theater in Galesburg this past fall. The VIT Theater Department will bring “Angus” home for a second appearance on his original stage with an all-new cast. The showtimes are: Friday, 7 p.m. and Saturday, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. The cost is $7 at the door. Children age 5 and under are admitted for free.

The Haunting of Angus Maccune

VIT play crew, front: Kory Tournear. First row, left to right: Leah Norris, Addison Savage, Hannah Stevenson, Cole Hopping, Chloe Cracraft, Keah Gouran, Audrey Branson. Second row: Justice Spencer, Tucker Spencer, Mackenzie Dennis, Roger Lutz, Dylan Connor, JD Wilson, Isaac Snyder, Andrew Butcher. Third row: Quintyn Waldo, Adam Payne.

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