The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe

jan 8 - jan 31, 2016
By Joseph Robinette; From the book by C.S. Lewis
Performance Times:
7:00 PM Friday, 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Saturday-Sunday (1:00 PM only Sunday, Jan. 31)
School Matinees:
9:30 AM & Noon, Jan. 11-12
Theatre:
Kate Goldman Children's Theatre

Journey with Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy through the old wardrobe into the land of Narnia. Narnia is a magical land, populated by Tumnus the Faun, Mr. and Mrs. Beaver, unicorns, centaurs, and other forest animals. But danger lurks as The White Witch wages war against Narnia’s rightful king, Aslan the lion.

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The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, Dramatic Publishing

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Aslan
Isaac Anderson
White Witch
Stephanie Schneider
Lucy
Alice Anderson (u/s Tatum Lowell)
Edmund
Sam Wilson (u/s Crey Abbas)
Susan
Julia Polson (u/s Isabella Nielson)
Peter
Jack Ray (u/s Aaron Bopp)
Tumnus
Chance Bender
Ulf
Thomas Gill
Dwarf
Crey Abbas
Mr. Beaver
Brian Bopp
Mrs. Beaver
Maddie Ripperger
Unicorn
Annalicia Steele
Centaur
Tyler Robinson
Father Christmas
Chris McGovern
Elf
Gabe Schebel
Ensemble
Gretta Acheson, Aaron Bopp, Lucas Del Rio, Thomas Gill, Tatum Lowell, Chris McGovern, Ian McGovern, Isabella Nielson, Isabell Robinson, Lydia Smith

Des Moines Community Playhouse Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Kill Date: Jan. 24, 2016

Subject: Des Moines Community Playhouse Presents “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe”  

Contact: Lee Ann Bakros, Playhouse Public Relations Director, 515-974-5358

 

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe,” Jan. 8-24, 2016. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, or at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St. ” The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe” is sponsored by Fareway Stores, Inc.

Journey with Peter (Jack Ray), Susan (Julia Polson), Edmund (Sam Wilson), and Lucy (Alice Anderson) through the old wardrobe into the land of Narnia. Narnia is a magical land, populated by Tumnus the Faun (Chance Bender), Mr. and Mrs. Beaver (Brian Bopp, Maddie Ripperger), unicorns, centaurs, and other forest animals. But danger lurks as The White Witch (Stephanie Schneider) wages war against Narnia’s rightful king, Aslan the lion (Isaac Anderson).

The Playhouse cast is directed by Nathan Jorgensen. The cast includes Crey Abbas, Gretta Acheson, Aaron Bopp, Lucas Del Rio, Thomas Gill, Tatum Lowell, Chris McGovern, Ian McGovern, Isabella Nielsen, Isabell Robinson, Tyler Robinson, Gabe Schebel, Lydia Smith, and Annalicia Steele.

The Playhouse is one of the oldest and largest community theatres in the US. Located at the 42nd Street exit of I-235, the theatre has presented a full season of shows since 1919 and also offers a wide variety of educational experiences including classes for ages 4 to adult, theatre trips to New York, and volunteer opportunities onstage and backstage.

For more information about the Playhouse and “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe,” contact the Playhouse ticket office at 515-277-6261.

 

“The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe” Performances: Jan. 8-24, 2016

7:00 PM Friday

1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Saturday-Sunday

 

“The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe” Tickets

Ticket prices start at $15

To purchase tickets:

dmplayhouse.com

515-277-6261

Des Moines Community Playhouse Ticket Office, 831 42nd St., Des Moines, IA 50312

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Alice Anderson is Lucy and Chance Bender is Tumnus in “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” Jan. 8-24, 2016, at the Des Moines Community Playhouse. Photo by Steve Gibbons.
Chance Bender is Tumnus and Alice Anderson is Lucy in “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” Jan. 8-24, 2016, at the Des Moines Community Playhouse. Photo by Steve Gibbons.
Four children — (clockwise from top left: Julia Polson as Susan, Jack Ray as Peter, Alice Anderson as Lucy, Sam Wilson as Edmund) — travel to the magical land of Narnia in “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” Jan. 8-24, 2016, at the Des Moines Community Playhouse. Photo by Steve Gibbons.
Alice Anderson is Lucy and Chance Bender is Tumnus in “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” Jan. 8-24, 2016, at the Des Moines Community Playhouse. Photo by Steve Gibbons.
Four children — (clockwise from top left: Julia Polson as Susan, Jack Ray as Peter, Alice Anderson as Lucy, Sam Wilson as Edmund) — travel to the magical land of Narnia in “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe,” Jan. 8-24, 2016, at the Des Moines Community Playhouse. Photo by Steve Gibbons.