UNK Theatre Journeys “Into the Woods”

Susan Deiger
UNK Theatre, 308.865.8406

he University of Nebraska at Kearney department of music and performing arts theater will perform “Into the Woods” November 1-2 at 7:30 p.m., November 3 at 2 p.m. and November 7-9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Miriam Drake Theater.

The Tony-Award winning musical will feature an insight into the lives of Little Red Ridinghood, Cinderella, Rapunzel and Jack in the Beanstalk. The audience will discover just what happened after “happily ever after.”

Tickets for the performances are $10 for adults. Discounts are available for students, seniors and UNK faculty and staff. Tickets can be reserved by calling the UNK Box Office at (308) 865-8417, or e-mail to boxoffice@unk.edu. Office hours are Monday through Thursday noon to 4 p.m., Friday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., and one hour prior to each performance. This production is recommended for children ages 10 and above.


Albion Wolf- Adam Zrust, Sophomore
Auburn Giant- Kaci L. Jones, Sophomore
Beatrice Granny- Charisa Ramsey, Freshman
Blair Jack’s Mother- Erin Lee Burgess, Junior
Columbus Snow White- Sarah DeNio, Freshman
Columbus Cinderella’s Mother- Sarah Ponder, Senior
Columbus Witch- Leah Skorupa, Senior
Elgin Baker- Andrew Spieker, Senior
Elwood Cinderella’s Stepmother- Jean Duffy, Junior
Grand Island Sleeping Beauty- Alicia Spelts, Freshman
Grand Island Rapunzel’s Prince- Brian Paul Glaser, Junior
Hay Springs Steward- Josh Don Hermansen, Junior
Hershey Little Red Ridinghood- Candice Younghans, Senior
Kearney Rapunzel- Sarah Anderson, Sophomore
Kearney Cinderella- Kami Graves, Senior
Kearney Lorinda- Rachael Miller, Freshman
North Platte Cinderella’s Father- Curtis Nicholson, Senior
Omaha Lucinda- Megan Caughey, Junior
Plattsmouth Cinderella’s Prince- Matthew Allen Nicholson, Freshman
Littleton Baker’s Wife- Sydney Brooke Fisher, Senior
Almena Jack- Michael McNeil, Senior
Oberlin Narrator/Mysterious Man- Chris Smith, Senior
Other Countries:
Japan Milky White- Mikako Toda, Sophomore
Stage Management members include:
Elgin Assistant Stage Manager- Katie Miller, Freshman
Holdrege Stage Manager- Vicky DeWald, Senior
Kearney Assistant Stage Manager- Alex Tracy, Junior