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PRESENTS

Directed & Choregraphed by

LORIANNE DUNN

Musical Direction by

Associate Directed by

PARKER PAYNE

Lighting & Sound Design

JAMIE BOWER

KENDRA CHAPPELL

Scenic Design

JOHN R. “Chuck” ROGERS

Costume Design

KRIS HAIK and GINNY HERFKENS

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CAST OF CHARACTERS In Order of Appearance NARRATOR.............................................................................................................................................................KAYLA BUECKER

NARRATOR.............................................................................................................................................AUSTEN MCGRANAHAN NARRATOR........................................................................................................................................................................... MARY KIM

NARRATOR...................................................................................................................................................................ZOE ZELONKY JOSEPH............................................................................................................................................................... ROBERT T. GIBSON*

JACOB.....................................................................................................................................................................................RON SENEY JOSEPH’S MOTHER................................................................................................................................................... IMARI STOUT

REUBEN..............................................................................................................................................................ANDREW PHINNEY SIMEON......................................................................................................................................................... JOSHUA DAVID SMITH

LEVI.........................................................................................................................................................................CONNER PAULSON NAPTHALI..............................................................................................................................................CLAYTON KETTELKAMP ISAACHAR................................................................................................................................................................CALEB MOONEY

ASHER.................................................................................................................................................................... LOGAN STREBLER DAN.......................................................................................................................................................................................OWEN CAVE

ZEBULON.......................................................................................................................................................WOLFGANG TURNER GAD......................................................................................................................................................................... ANDREW WILSON

BENJAMIN................................................................................................................................................................WYATT MUNSEY JUDAH....................................................................................................................................................DERRICK DEVONNE KING

POTIPHAR...........................................................................................................................................................................RON SENEY

POTIPHAR’S ASSISTANT....................................................................................................................BENNETT DEROSSETT

MRS. POTIPHAR........................................................................................................................................................GLENN SNEED BAKER...................................................................................................................................................DERRICK DEVONNE KING

BUTLER..............................................................................................................................................................ANDREW PHINNEY

PHARAOH.....................................................................................................................................................................GLENN SNEED

CHILDREN

ABIGAIL LABOUNTY*, ALEX KENNEDY, ALLIE RICE, ARAVIS LEININGER, AUDREY DAVIS, AVERY RAPP, BENJAMIN LOUGHARY, BENNETT DEROSSETT, BETSY CYBULSKI, CALEB QUINN, CHARLEY WASSON, ELIA SMITH, ELIAS WALLEY, ELLA MAUZEY, EMERSON BURK, EMMA LEWIS, GABE HOBBS, GRACE WALLEY, GRACEN MILLER, IZZY WILKINS, JAMESON BLAIR, KATELY SUTHERLAND, KATELYN BARSTEAD, KAYDENCE CAMERON, KEILEI DOWNER*, MADILYNN BEAMAN, MARY WILKINS, MEGAN MCNEILIS, MYLEIGH SWANSON, NOAH COPPEDGE, OLIVIA SIMON

PAGES/EGYPTIAN DANCERS:

BRIANNA HOBBS, EMME MAUZEY, KAIRA PLASTER, KAYLA LINDSEY, LAURA FROST, MEGAN BONE


CAST OF CHARACTERS WIVES/DANCERS/EGYPTIANS:

CHLOE QUINN, EMMA ELLIOTT, EMMA GADDY, HANNAH CURNUTT, IMARI STOUT, LUCIA FREEMAN*, MARY MARGARET HUGHES, MIA DESILVA, MIKAYLA BAKER, MILLIE WADE, SOPHIA BIRMINGHAM, VEGAS TURNER

ISHMAELITES/SERVANTS/EGYPTIAN GUARDS:

GIOVANNI LEO, NOAH COPPEDGE, THOMAS FERGUSON*, MATTHEW RAYMER*

*denotes Springfield Little Theatre debut

THE ORCHESTRA Piano/Conductor

PARKER PAYNE KEYBOARD........................................................................................................................................................DANIELLE HARDIN REEDS.................................................................................................................... ANGEL MCGLASSON, CARLA WOOTTON

HORN.............................................................................................................................................................................LAURA MUDGE GUITAR........................................................................................................................................................................DREW WEBBER

BASS.................................................................................................................................................................................JAKE LUELLEN DRUMS.............................................................................................................................................................................CASEY SMITH


MUSICAL NUMBERS ACT ONE Prologue/Any Dream Will Do...........................................................Narrators, Children, Joseph Jacob and Sons.................................................................................Narrators, Brothers, Ensemble Joseph’s Coat....................................Joseph, Narrators, Jacob, Brothers, Ensemble, Children

Joseph’s Dreams.................................................................................................... Narrators, Brothers Poor, Poor Joseph............................................................................Narrators, Brothers, Ensemble

One More Angel.......................................................................................... Levi, Brothers, Ensemble

Potiphar.......................................................................................Narrators, Potiphar, Mrs. Potiphar Close Every Door....................................................................................Joseph, Ensemble, Children Go, Go, Go Joseph.................................Joseph, Narrators, Baker, Butler, Ensemble, Children There will be one 15-minute intermission.

ACT TWO A Pharaoh Story......................................................................................................Narrators, Children Song of the King...................................................................................................... Pharaoh, Ensemble

Pharaoh’s Dream Explained..................................................................................Joseph, Ensemble Stone the Crows................................................................................Narrators, Pharaoh, Ensemble

Those Canaan Days.....................................................................................................................Brothers

The Brothers Came to Egypt/Grovel, Grovel............................ Joseph, Narrators, Brothers, Ensemble, Children Who’s the Thief?.............................................................. Joseph, Narrators, Ensemble, Children

Benjamin Calypso............................................................... Judah, Brothers, Ensemble, Children Jacob in Egypt..........................................................................................................Ensemble, Children

Any Dream Will Do......................................................... Joseph, Narrators, Ensemble, Children

Megamix..........................................................................................................................................Company

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WHO’S WHO IN THE CAST ABIGAIL LABOUNTY (Child) Abigail is a 7th grader at Nixa Junior High and is performing in her first SLT production! She has been training in dance classes for the past year and in voice classes through Point Performing Arts for two years. She enjoys creating dance routines, singing, writing music, and creating short films in her off time. She is also a member of the Springfield Youth Choir. Abigail would like to thank her family for supporting her, give special thanks to her awesome Dad for getting her started in voice and dance, and her Mom for taking her to rehearsals.

ALEX KENNEDY (Child) Alex is an 8th grader currently attending SLT Academy. He was last seen on the SLT stage this past July in The Wizard of Oz, and has also performed in Alice and Wonderland, Jr., The Little Mermaid. Jr., Suddenly Someone and The Boy Who Lived. He is a member of the SLT Troupe and Thespian Groups. He also portrayed Amahl in the MSU Opera Department production of Amahl and the Night Visitors last November 2018. Alex would like to say “Thank You” to Lorianne Dunn for this amazing opportunity. He also wants to thank all of his SLT instructors for helping him grow. Last, to his family, “Thank you for everything!”

ANDREW

WILSON (Gad) Andrew is a homeschooled junior who has starred in several SLT productions. Andrew was cast as Finch in Newsies, Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid, Jr., and Baby John in West Side Story. He also crewed a number of SLT productions like Cinderella Kids, Grease, Footloose, Sleeping Beauty Kids, The Boy Who Lived, The Addams Family, and A Christmas Story. Andrew was also a member of the national tour of Camelot. When not performing, he enjoys drawing, creating, hanging out with his friends, and eating. He would like to thank his mom, dad, grandparents, family, friends, brother James, sister Jennifer, Lakai, the SLT staff, and Lorianne and Parker for the opportunity!

ARAVIS LEININGER (Child) Aravis loves SLT

and all things theatre and has been seen in many productions on the Landers stage. Most recently she played Mary Lennox in The Secret Garden. She is also a part of the Troupe and PPT programs. When not at the theatre, Aravis loves to hang out with family, friends, and her puppy Luna. Aravis would like to thank God, her family for their support, and all her directors and teachers for their dedication and passion for the work they do.

ALLIE RICE (Child) Allie is a 7th grader at Ozark

AUDREY DAVIS (Child) Audrey is a freshman at

ANDREW PHINNEY (Reuben, Butler) Andy originally moved to Springfield from Bangor, Maine to attend college, and after 12 years of various college programs he decided to stick around. His recent credits include Dickon in SLT’s production of The Secret Garden, a Trio member in SRO’s production of Trouble in Tahiti, and Willie Conklin in SCT’s production of Ragtime. He also regularly performs with A Class Act Productions in Grave Tales and Supernatural, and does Murder Mysteries at the Pythian Castle. He holds a BA in Church Music from Baptist Bible College and a MA in Middle School Curriculum and Instruction from Drury University. When he is not on stage he spends most of his time teaching English online with VIPkids and sharing puns with his wife and foreign exchange student.

AUSTEN MCGRANAHAN (Narrator) Austen

Middle School where she is involved in band and choir. This is her 14th production on the Landers stage. Two of her favorite roles include Fauna in Sleeping Beauty Kids, and Flick’s sister in A Christmas Story — the Musical. When she isn’t on stage, she enjoys eating, dancing and hanging out with her friends. She would like to thank her family for their support and Lorianne for giving her this incredible opportunity to perform alongside many of her friends as well as role models!

Nixa High School. She enjoys reading, coffee, and the mountains. She was most recently seen as a Cheshire Cat in Alice in Wonderland, Jr. and as a Cyclone/ Yellow Brick Road in The Wizard of Oz and has also been in The Little Mermaid Jr., The Boy Who Lived, and Mary Poppins Jr. She has been on the technical crew for Shrek Jr., Newsies, and A Christmas Story— the Musical. She would like to thank her family for supporting her interest in the arts, specifically her mom who frequently drives her to rehearsal. is thrilled to be part of this colorful cast! She has been in over 20 SLT productions, most recently in Footloose The Musical as Ariel Moore. When she’s not on stage, Austen works as a CRN for Arc of the Ozarks, volunteers, and drinks way too much Dr. Pepper. Austen would like to dedicate this show to her Nana: “Thank you for being the best storyteller I know and helping me to become the woman I am today.” Special thanks to her family, friends, Dolly Parton, Lorianne and Parker for supporting and inspiring her on a daily basis.


WHO’S WHO IN THE CAST AVERY RAPP (Child) Avery is a 5th grader at Wilson’s Creek Intermediate School who has performed in multiple SLT productions including Annie, Jr., The Boy Who Lived, Blow Ye Winds Blow and High School Musical, Jr. She is a member of the SLT Elementary Troupe and takes private voice lessons to help her further her musical career. Off the stage, she enjoys reading, singing, drawing, and taking online personality quizzes. Avery would like to give special thanks to her brother Bennett for getting her into theatre and her parents for supporting her. She would like to thank Ms. Zoe, Mr. Eli, Ms. Lorianne and her voice teacher Dr. Kim Cavener. BENJAMIN LOUGHARY (Child) Benjamin is a 6th grader at Greenwood Laboratory School. Joseph is his 9th time performing on the Landers stage. A Christmas Story — The Musical is his favorite show so far, but says that each production has been wonderful in its own way. When not performing on stage, he enjoys reading, swimming, playing with his dog, sports and video games. He’d like to give special thanks to Lorianne for letting him join this great cast and sharing in this amazing experience.

BENNETT DEROSSETT (Potiphar’s Assistant, Child) Bennett is a 4th grader at Eugene Field Elementary who has previously performed in SLT’s A Christmas Story — The Musical as Flick and part of the ensemble for The Little Mermaid, Jr. He is a member of the SLT Troupe and would like to give special thanks to his mom for encouraging him and his whole family for being there “when I needed them most”! BETSY CYBULSKI (Child) Betsy is a 5th grader

at Disney Elementary School who has performed in SLT productions like A Christmas Story — The Musical and Aladdin, Jr. among others. Betsy would like to thank her mom and dad for everything they have done to help her achieve her dreams, as well as Ms. Lorianne and Mr. Parker for making this such a fun experience. She is excited for the amazing dream we created together!

BRIANNA HOBBS (Page, Egyptian Dancer)

Brianna is a junior who has performed in the SLT productions of The Little Mermaid, Jr., Beauty and the Beast, Jr., West Side Story, and Footloose among others. She was also on crew for The Addams Family and Sleeping Beauty Kids. She has taken 4 years of dance, including ballet, tap, and jazz! She enjoys singing and dancing and says that the Joseph medley in Y.E.S. Troupe is her favorite and she’s excited to be in such a colorful, high-

energy show! She’d like to give special thanks to her family and Lorianne for the support.

CALEB MOONEY (Isaachar) Caleb is a junior

at Southwest Baptist University and is double majoring in Music Education and Theatre. Caleb is excited to be performing one of his favorite stories on the Landers stage! Other productions at The Landers Theatre include: All Shook Up, Newsies, and Mamma Mia! He was also in You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown at SBU Theatre. When he is not at the theatre, you can find him working at his college or volunteering at his church. He loves helping other people and is hoping that he can do that with his future career as a teacher. He wants to give a big thanks to Lorianne and Parker for making his dream come true!

CALEB QUINN (Child) Caleb is an 11-yearold homeschool 6th grader. He is excited to be in his 13th SLT production. Some of his favorite performances have been of A Christmas Story — The Musical and the Madagascar tour. He was also seen in SCT’s production of Fun Home as John. Caleb is happiest when he is singing, performing, and being with his friends. He loves dancing, going to church, being outdoors, playing games with his brothers and little sisters and performing with his big sister, Chloe! Caleb would like to thank Ms. Lorianne for all her encouragement in pursuing his dreams of being a performer, and for making SLT his home away from home! CHARLEY WASSON (Child) Charley is SO excited to a part of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, her 18th production at SLT! She was most recently seen in SLT’s summer institute, The Wizard of Oz, where she played the role of Dorothy. Charley loves being outdoors, shopping, traveling with her family, and of course……singing and performing alongside her SLT family. Charley thanks God for giving her the gift of musical theatre. She would also like to thank Lorianne for this opportunity. Finally, she would like to thank her parents for always supporting her, her sister for always listening to her sing, and her grandparents, and all those who continue to help her achieve the ultimate dream of being on the BIG stage.

CHLOE QUINN (Wife, Dancer, Egyptian) Chloe is a homeschool sophomore and is excited to once again be on the Landers stage in her 13th show with SLT. Some of her favorites include Shrek, Jr. and Bang Bang You’re Dead. She was also seen as Alice at Class Act HPA. Chloe loves performing with


WHO’S WHO IN THE CAST SLT’s Y.E.S. Troupe and Teen Players, teaching and directing, and spending time with her family and six siblings. Chloe would like to thank her mom, Zoe Zelonky, and Lorianne Dunn for being the best role models a girl could have! She hopes you all enjoy this beautiful retelling of Joseph’s story. Genesis 50:20

CLAYTON KETTELKAMP (Napthali) Clayton is

exhilarated to be a part of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat here on the Landers stage, his 24th show during his acting career. Clayton is attending Missouri State University as a freshman to pursue a Bachelor in Arts degree in theatre with hopes of joining the acting program later in the school year. “I would like to thank my amazing mother, my prodigious little sister, and gallant father figure, Sam, for their time and support in everything I do. I would also like to thank all of the coffee and tea out there tonight. If I’m not drinking those luscious concoctions then I’m either writing or reading my main man, Shakespeare.”

CONNER PAULSON (Levi) This is Conner’s third show with the amazing & talented company of Springfield Little Theatre, and he couldn’t be happier to be back! His previous roles include Cliff Bradshaw in the spectacular production of Cabaret, and Clown 2 in the hilarious The 39 Steps, both performed in last year’s magical season at SLT. Now, to no one’s surprise, this isn’t Conner’s first rodeo with the show. In high school he played the role of Reuben, but is so excited to give the audience a touch of his country side. Conner couldn’t even dream about not giving a special shout out to all of the angels that help him continue to follow his dreams! Special thanks to Mom, Dad, Addie, Hayden, Mimi, Callandra, Caitlin, Sarah, & Tiffani. “And that’s showbiz, baby!” DERRICK DEVONNE KING (Judah, Baker)

Derrick has lived in Springfield since 2001. He makes a living as an arts teacher of voice, dance and acting. He is a choreographer with credits including Springfield Contemporary Theatre’s Sweeney Todd, Evita, and Avenue Q to name a few. He is also a temp for Staffing Plus. Derrick is so happy to be playing Judah in his 38th SLT production! Derrick is a veteran of the Landers stage as he recently performed in The Secret Garden as Fakir. Other favorite roles include the King in The King and I, the Beast in Beauty and the Beast and Jesus in Godspell. Thanks to the awesome cast and kick butt crew, Lorianne, Parker, Chuck, Jamie, Josh, Danielle, and Tonya.

ELIA SMITH (Child) Elia is an 8th grader at Reed

Academy who has been in SLT’s Middle School Troupe since 6th grade and has previously performed in the Springfield Little Theatre production of The Little Mermaid, Jr. When not performing, she enjoys reading, studying German and Spanish, playing cello, teaching herself piano and guitar, and gardening. Elia would like to give special thanks to her mom for driving her everywhere on her crazy schedule, Lorianne for being such a great director, and Parker for being such a good music teacher.

ELIAS WALLEY (Child) Elias is an 8th grade

homeschool student who has previously performed in SLT productions The Little Mermaid, Jr., Alice in Wonderland, Jr., The Lion King Experience, Jr. and Guys and Dolls, Jr. along with the Southwest Baptist University performance of Annie Get Your Gun. When not performing, Elias enjoys reading, drawing, being outdoors and singing. He is super excited to be in a part of this amazing show with an awesome cast and crew!

ELLA MAUZEY (Child) Ella is a freshman in high school who has both performed and served on crew for multiple SLT productions, including Footloose, My Son Pinocchio, Jr. where she starred as Pinocchio, and both productions of The Little Mermaid, Jr. She has been a member of SLT’s Pre-Professional Track program for 4 years and Youth Troupes for 7. When not performing, she enjoys playing piano (as she has played for 8 years), doing acrobatics with aerial silks, and watching Vines. Ella would like to thank her sister Emme for always pushing her and Lorianne for allowing her to share the stage with her sister one more time. “Mojo - You’re the best!” EMERSON BURK (Child) Emerson is a 6th

grader at Summit Intermediate School who has performed in the SLT production of The Little Mermaid, Jr. along with many others in SLT’s summer institutes and education series. She is also a member of the SLT Troupe and enjoys swimming, craft projects, and spending time with friends and family when she’s not performing. Emerson would like to give special thanks to Lorianne along with the SLT staff for helping her reach for the stars. She would also like to give a big thank you to her family and friends for supporting her.

EMMA ELLIOTT (Wife, Egyptian) Emma is an actress and model for Exposure Model and Talent Agency and BK Talent Agency. She is known for her professional commercial acting work and has starred as Susan in SLT’s The Lion,


WHO’S WHO IN THE CAST the Witch and the Wardrobe, Velma in West Side Story, and Lulu in Cabaret. She has also joined SLT in productions of Mamma Mia!, Footloose, Newsies and more. When not performing, Emma enjoys modeling, traveling, drinking coffee and spending time with her family. She would like to thank Lorianne and Parker for casting her and her family for listening to her sing “Red and yellow and green and brown...” on a regular basis.

EMMA GADDY (Wife, Egyptian) Emma is a

sophomore at Central High School currently enrolled in the International Baccalaureate program. She has performed in several productions at SLT including Cinderella Kids, Huck Finn, Sticks n’ Stones, Annie, Jr., and Mary Poppins, Jr. She has also performed in Blood Brothers at Central High School and is currently studying under Eric Eichenberger and Dawn Gutierrez for vocal and dancing talent. She enjoys singing, dancing, and all types of performance. When not performing, she loves hanging out with her friends, watermelon, and training to be a cat lady. She would like to thank her Dad for the encouragement to “carry on”, Holden for tolerating her non-stop singing, her Nana/Papa for always supporting her and her Mom for being her #1 fan and always believing in her. She would also like to thank Lorianne for the amazing opportunity and is excited to work with Parker, Danielle, and such a diverse, amazing cast!

EMMA LEWIS (Child) Emma is a 5th grader at Williams Elementary who is also an active participant in the WINGS program at Phelps Middle School. She has performed in multiple past SLT productions including Elf Jr., Lily Plants a Garden, and The Little Mermaid, Jr. Outside of the theatre, she enjoys singing, performing on stage, and making videos on YouTube. Emma would also like to mention that she loves being a part of the SLT family!

EMME MAUZEY (Page, Egyptian Dancer) Emme

is a homeschooled senior and Joseph is her 33rd production at Springfield Little Theatre. Her other credits include crew for 5 other SLT shows and Enron at Drury University, all done concurrent with a fruitful 11 years in SLT Troupe and 5 years in SLT’s Pre-Professional Track program. When not performing, she enjoys playing piano, photography, dancing, choreographing, and playing with her dog Mojo. Emme would like to give special thanks to Lorianne and Parker for this opportunity and Danielle and Shannon for all their help!

GABE HOBBS (Child) Gabe is an 8th grade homeschool student who has performed in Springfield Little Theatre’s productions of Mary Poppins, Jr., Shrek, Jr., A Christmas Story — The Musical, Elf, Jr., Newsies, and more! He is also a member of SLT’s Pre-Professional Track program, a member of the Youth Players Troupe, a member of the Illumination Dance Company and attends private vocal training under Sean Spyres and Genevieve Fulks. When his schedule is free, he enjoys dancing, video games, hunting, fishing, and hanging out with friends. Gabe is excited to be in a show with his two sisters and wants to give special thanks to his parents for their constant support and love, his teachers for all they do, and Lorianne for the opportunity to be in this show! GIOVANNI LEO (Ishamelite, Servant, Egyptian

Guard) Giovanni is a recent graduate of SLT’s Y.E.S. Troupe, and is in his first semester at OTC. He has been in numerous SLT productions since 2008 and was in Y.E.S. Troupe and Teen Players. He wants to thank Lorianne Dunn, Eli Cunningham, Daniel Bush, and his Mother, Carolann Scott Leo.

GLENN SNEED (Pharaoh, Mrs. Potiphar) Glenn is excited to be taking on new roles for Joseph! Glenn recently performed in NYC for the 25th Anniversary Concert of Joseph @ 54 Below. Here at the Landers, you’ve seen Glenn as Ben in The Secret Garden, Snyder in Newsies, Mr Biggley in How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Mary Sunshine in Chicago, and his favorite, The Cat in the Hat in Seussical The Musical. In the Broadway Revival/ National Tour of Joseph, Glenn was the Butler/ Brother Gad. He can also be heard on the cast album.

GRACE WALLEY (Child) Grace is a 3rd grader who likes baking and playing outside. She loves theatre because you learn new things every day and learn about new, different parts of the show. GRACEN MILLER (Child) Gracen is a freshman

at Springfield Catholic High School. She has been involved with SLT since she was 5 years-old and has been an SLT Trouper since she was in second grade. She is super honored and appreciative that she is a part of this amazing show! Gracen would love to thank her directors, the volunteers, cast and crew for being so loving, kind, and hardworking. She would like to thank her parents for encouraging her passion to perform in shows, and all her carpooling buddies for driving her to and from rehearsal.


WHO’S WHO IN THE CAST HANNAH CURNUTT (Wife, Egyptian) Hannah is a junior at Parkview High School who has performed in SLT productions of The Little Mermaid, Jr., Madagascar, Jr., and Guys and Dolls, Jr. She is also involved with the SLT Y.E.S. Troupe, the Pre-Professional Track program, and has starred in Parkview High School’s production of Seussical. When not performing, she enjoys spending time with friends and taking care of her dogs. Hannah would like to give special thanks to her friends, family, Lorianne Dunn and Parker Payne.

IMARI STOUT (Joseph’s Mother, Egyptian Dancer) Imari would like to give a big thanks to Lorianne Dunn, Beth Domann, Chyrel Miller, Tonya Forbes, Sarah Ennis Mauzey and Parker Payne! It was their encouragement and invitation to “come play with us” that put her back on the Landers stage after nearly a decade. Before her 7-year stint in LA, she performed in Chicago, CATS, High School Musical 1 & 2, The Producers, and a number of others. She couldn’t be more grateful to participate in this storytelling once again under the direction of Lorianne (SLT’s Joseph 2002) with this amazing cast. This performance is dedicated to her parents, her brother Kendrae and niece Aaliyah. Kendrae’s last show on the Landers stage was Cinderella (1999). He was diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) late last year. It is the love of family that brought her home again. LT! IZZY WILKINS (Child) Izzy is a freshman who

was recently cast as Ayah in SLT’s production of The Secret Garden and has performed in numerous other shows like A Christmas Story — The Musical and Freckleface Strawberry on the SLT stage. She has also been part of the crew for productions of Mamma Mia!, The Little Mermaid, Jr., Huck Finn and Miracle on 34th Street. She is part of the Springfield Little Theatre Pre-Professional Track program and enjoys photography when not performing on stage. Izzy would like to thank Lorianne and Parker for the opportunity to be a part of her favorite musical and would like to give a special thanks to her family for taking her to rehearsals and always cheering her on.

JAMESON

BLAIR (Child) Jameson is a homeschooled 6th grader that stays active in SLT’s Troupe and Pre-Professional Track programs as well as private acting and voice lessons. He started his acting career at SLT at the age of 7 and has since been in 12 productions. He was also cast as Young Moses in Sight & Sound Theatre’s production of Moses in Branson, MO. In addition to performing on stage, Jameson stays busy working in film,

television, modeling, voice over, and local, national and international commercials and infomercials. His goal is to be a professional actor and he works hard every day to make that dream a reality! Jameson is also a certified scuba diver and he enjoys exploring the lakes and oceans in his free time.

JOSHUA DAVID SMITH (Simeon) Joshua is thrilled to be a part of such an incredible production at Springfield Little Theatre! Joshua was born and raised in Colorado but has decided to call Springfield his home after receiving his bachelor’s degree in Theatre and Music from EU. Joshua was last seen in SLT’s productions of Mamma Mia!, West Side Story, Cabaret, The Awesome 80s Prom, and The Secret Garden. He recently had the pleasure of directing SLT’s production of Forbidden Broadway at Nathan P. Murphy’s. He is also an active member on the SLT Associate Board and is thrilled to be donating his time and energy to such a wonderful organization. Joshua would like to thank his family and friends for their never-ending love and support. KAIRA PLASTER (Page, Egyptian Dancer) Kaira

Elizabeth is ecstatic to dream “Any Dream” as a Page/ Color/Dream dancer! Favorite past roles include Annie in Annie, Jr., Aquata & Featured Dancer in The Little Mermaid, Jr., a Newsie in Newsies, and Dance Ensemble in All Shook Up. Kaira, a junior, enjoys being a member of SLT’s Pre-Professional Track, Y.E.S. Troupe, SLTv, and a competitive dancer with the Illumination Dance Company. Hobbies include film/commercial work, dancing, working crew, and teaching theatre to young people. She would like to thank Lorianne Dunn, Shannon Sherrow, & Parker Payne for this wonderful opportunity; her family, friends, & Miss Danielle for supporting her; and God for His blessings.

KATELY SUTHERLAND (Child) Kately is an

8th grade student at Ozark Junior High. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is her 12th production at SLT, joining her favorite roles as Atina in The Little Mermaid, Jr. and Hermione Granger in The Boy Who Lived. This year is her 4th as a member of SLT’s youth performance troupe and her 2nd year of SLT’s Pre-Professional Track program. When not performing, she loves spending time with friends and family, shopping, and binge-watching Netflix. She would like to thank all past and current instructors and directors for helping her grow as an artist and as a person, along with her family for supporting her (and being wonderful chauffeurs!).


WHO’S WHO IN THE CAST KATELYN BARSTEAD (Child) Katelyn is a

freshman at New Covenant Academy. She has been in numerous productions with her most recent being The Wizard of Oz and The Little Mermaid, Jr. She is involved in Y.E.S. Troupe as well as PPT. She also enjoys soccer, Netflix, and hanging out with her friends and family. She is an active member at James River Church where she loves to serve in the 5-year-old class. She would like to thank Lorianne for not only casting her in this show but also her very first show Aladdin, Jr. (the show that introduced her to the joy of being a theatre kid). She would also like to thank her parents for all their love and support and God for her gifts and talents.

KAYDENCE CAMERON (Child) Kaydence is 13 years old and in the 7th grade at Reed Academy. This is her 14th production with SLT. She also completed her first tech camp this past summer! Some favorite productions include: A Christmas Story — The Musical, Junie B Jones, and Shrek, Jr. Kaydence is in her 4th year of troupe at SLT. Kaydence has also been active at Marshfield Community Theatre where she played Duffy in Annie and JoJo in Seussical the Musical. Kaydence enjoys singing in the choir at school and can’t wait to share the stage with her choir director Mr. Gibson! Kaydence would like to thank her parents and friends! Special thanks to Ms. Lorianne for casting her in this AMAZING production!

KAYLA BUECKER (Narrator) Kayla is the owner of Princesses of The 417, a company that provides authentic characters portrayed by Springfield’s highest caliber of performers for events. She started the company right out of high school and has guided it to present-day success with over 30 performers and 100 bookings so far in 2019. Kayla herself has starred in SLT productions of Cabaret, The Addams Family, Little Shop of Horrors and The Wizard of Oz along with performing in the Silver Dollar City Christmas parade, The Murder Mystery at the Majestic Theatre, and Chicago at Kickapoo High School. She uses productions as a sanctuary for “her time” outside of being a fulltime mom and business owner. She enjoys cooking, dancing, spending time outside and playing the ukulele. She wants to give special thanks to her husband, Boston, her parents and grandparents, Lorianne, her princess crew, and Jesus. KAYLA LINDSEY (Page, Egyptian Dancer) Kayla is a senior at Ozark High School and has performed in 27 productions at Springfield Little Theatre, her favorites including Grease, Alice in Wonderland, Jr.,

Peter Pan, and Beauty and the Beast, Jr. She has also performed in 3 productions at Ozark High School and was a part of the Springfield Skinny Improv for 3 years. She has been in SLT Troupe for 8 years and is a part of the Pre-Professional Track at the theatre. When not performing, she enjoys modeling, video editing, and filmmaking. She would like to give thanks to Lorianne, Parker, Danielle, and the entire cast for making her last opener so “colorful”.

KEILEI DOWNER (Child) Keilei is a 7th grader in Scholars at Central High School. Most recently, Keilei played Rafiki in Lion King, Jr. She has also participated in several SLT Education workshops. Before her time at SLT, Keilei participated in WINGS courses such as The Play is the Thing with Ms. Wyckoff. This encouraged her to pursue theatre. When not performing, Keilei enjoys spending time with friends, shopping with her mom, and all things Harry Potter. She would like to give special thanks to her family and friends for their support and encouragement!

LAURA FROST (Page, Egyptian Dancer) Laura is a junior at Missouri State University where she is pursuing a degree in Speech and Theatre Education. She was involved in the SLT production of Newsies as a Bowery Beauty, has been in various other junior productions and played Jane in the Kickapoo High School production of Tarzan. She would like to give a special thanks to all of the theatre educators who have helped her to become the performer and person she is today and to her family and friends for their constant support. LOGAN STREBLER (Asher) Logan is from St. Louis, Missouri and is thrilled to be in another Springfield Little Theatre production, previously seen as a dancer in The Secret Garden and Splasher in Newsies. Most recently making his Branson debut as Peter Pan in Shrek the Musical at the Welk Resort Theatre, Logan is excited to have returned to the Landers stage under the direction of Lorianne Dunn! Logan would like to thank his parents, brother, and family and friends for their support in all of his endeavors. He would also like to thank Lorianne and Parker for giving him this amazing opportunity! LUCIA FREEMAN (Wife, Egyptian) Lucia is so

excited for her first show at The Landers Theatre! Being the third show she’s participated in this year, she keeps very busy between theatre and working in the surgical department at Mercy Hospital. Her favorite roles over the years have been playing Alice in Alice in Wonderland, and


WHO’S WHO IN THE CAST Princess Jasmine in Aladdin. She’d like to thank her parents, Mike and Melanie, and her siblings Vivienne and Henry, for their constant love and support throughout the years that have continued to make performing possible, and her best friend Kasey for being one of her biggest supporters! She hopes to continue showing her love for the arts and performing in many shows to come.

MADILYNN BEAMAN (Child) Madilynn is an 8th grader from Ozark who has performed in previous SLT productions as Lily in Lily Plants a Garden and Lee the Lemur in Madagascar, Jr. She has also performed in several summer and education series productions and does so because she “enjoys expressing herself through the arts”. Outside of the theatre, Madilynn enjoys spending time with friends and family, and would like to thank the teachers and directors at SLT for the amazing opportunities to do what she loves.

MARY KIM (Narrator) Mary is so excited she has returned to the Landers stage! From Dallas, TX, Mary is currently a senior in Missouri State University’s BFA Musical Theatre program. She was last seen in Bare the Musical. Her other credits include A Christmas Story — The Musical, Anything Goes, and Heathers the Musical. Mary would like to thank her friends, family, and the wonderful cast and crew for all their love and support. MARY MARGARET HUGHES (Wife, Egyptian) Mary is a senior at Central High School who has performed in the SLT productions My Son Pinocchio, Jr., Aladdin, Jr., and The Addams Family along with serving on the crew of Huck Finn. She has also performed in several Central High School productions like Urinetown, Peter and the Starcatcher, and The Clumsy Custard Horror Show. She loves music, reading, art, and hanging out with her friends, and would like to thank her family, friends, everyone who has supported her as an artist, and God for never letting her go it alone.

MARY WILKINS (Child) Mary is an 8th grader

who has performed in over 20 productions on the SLT stage including Guys and Dolls, Jr., Junie B. Jones, A Christmas Story — The Musical and The Secret Garden. She is a member of the Springfield Little Theatre Pre-Professional Track program and enjoys dance and photography when off the stage. She would like to thank Lorianne and Parker for the opportunity and would like to give special thanks to her family for their support of her crazy schedule!

MATTHEW RAYMER (Ishmaelite, Servant,

Egyptian Guard) Matthew is a sophomore BA Theatre Major at Missouri State University and has been doing theatre since the 8th grade! Matthew’s been in shows such as The Addams Family, Thoroughly Modern Millie, and Seussical The Musical during his time at Jefferson City High School. He has also been in shows such as Newsies, where he played Elmer, and Mamma Mia! where he played Pepper, at a Jefferson City community theater called Capital City Productions. This is Matthew’s first show at Springfield Little Theatre and he is very excited for the community to see this great cast and production!

MEGAN BONE (Page, Egyptian Dancer) Megan is a sophomore at New Covenant Academy who has performed in previous SLT productions of Newsies, The Wizard of Oz as the Scarecrow, and Madagascar , Jr. as Melman. She has also crewed for productions of The Addams Family and A Christmas Story and is a member of both Springfield Little Theatre’s Pre-Professional Track program and the SLT Troupe. When not performing, she is interested in all forms of art off the stage and wants to give special thanks to her parents, Lorianne, Parker, and God for the opportunity. MEGAN MCNEILIS (Child) Megan is an 8th

grader at Cherokee Middle School. Joseph is her 10th production at SLT, of which her past favorites have been The Lion King, Jr., and Elf, Jr. She has also been a part of SLT’s Troupe for six whole years! Outside of the theatre, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, dancing like nobody’s watching, and playing with her dog, Dexter. Megan would like to give special thanks to Miss Zoe for encouraging her throughout her SLT journey. She would also like to thank her mom, dad, and grandma for being her personal Uber driver.

MIA DESILVA (Wife, Egyptian) Mia is a sophomore at Kickapoo High School who has performed in a number of SLT productions such as West Side Story, Madagascar, Jr., and The Little Mermaid, Jr., and serving other productions like The Boy Who Lived as assistant director. She has also performed as Gabriella in Kickapoo High School’s production of High School Musical and has been a part of both the SLT Youth Performance Troupe and PreProfessional Track program for 6 years and 4 years respectively. When not performing, Mia enjoys dancing, singing, reading, playing with her dogs and spending time with friends. She’d like to give special thanks to her incredible family and every single person who helped make the show amazing!


WHO’S WHO IN THE CAST MIKAYLA BAKER (Wife, Egyptian) Mikayla

is a homeschooled senior currently taking dual enrollment classes at Evangel University and has previously starred in Springfield Little Theatre’s performance of The Secret Garden along with several productions at Class Act HPA. Her favorite roles she has performed include Dorothy in There’s No Place Like Home, Alice in Alice in Wonderland, and Violet in Willy Wonka. She has also taken vocal and piano lessons for 7 years and is a member of the SLT Y.E.S. Troupe. When not performing, Mikayla enjoys reading, writing, photography, and anything related to theatre! She would like to give a big thank you to God for giving her a passion for theatre and a huge thank you to Lorianne for giving her this amazing opportunity and for always helping her to grow!

MILLIE WADE (Wife, Dancer, Egyptian) Millie is an 11th grade SPS student, who recently made the switch to full-time Launch. She is a PPT student, a Y.E.S. Troupe member, and dances with the Illumination Dance Company. Millie has been in several SLT productions. Some favorites include a dancer in The Secret Garden, Flotsam in The Little Mermaid, Jr., a Manhattan Newsie/Bowery Beauty in Newsies, and a Shark in West Side Story. Millie spent a week in New York City over the summer, studying with the Broadway Artists Alliance. She can’t wait to go back! Millie is thrilled to be in another “Lorianne Show” and is so grateful for all that she does to invest in the growth of her students.

MYLEIGH SWANSON (Child) Myleigh is an incoming freshman at the SLT Academy who has previously performed in SLT productions of The Littlest Angel, Flat Stanley, The Wizard of Oz, Alice in Wonderland, Jr., and many others. She was also involved with the production of Annie Get Your Gun with the Marshfield Community Theatre and enjoys songwriting, playing the piano, and playing the guitar when not performing onstage. Myleigh would like to thank her family, teachers and directors for their lessons and support. NOAH COPPEDGE (Child, Ishamelite, Servant,

Egyptian Guard) Noah is a freshman at Republic High School. He has been seen in a variety of shows on the Landers stage. Some of his favorites include A Christmas Story — The Musical and Madagascar, Jr. Noah is excited to be in Joseph as it was also his very first production 6 years ago. When not on stage, Noah enjoys helping with the technical side of the theatre. His favorite shows he has been on the crew for include Newsies, The Secret

Garden, and Footloose. In his free time he enjoys SFX makeup and snow skiing. Noah would like to thank Ms. Lorianne for giving him this opportunity and his parents for being his personal Uber.

OLIVIA SIMON (Child) Olivia is an 8th grader at Cherokee Middle School and Joseph is her 13th SLT production. Her favorite roles include playing the role of JoJo in Seussical, Jr. and Susan Walker in Miracle on 34th Street. Olivia also enjoys going to youth group, spending time at the lake, and hanging out with friends. Many thanks to her friends and family for all their love, encouragement and support!

OWEN CAVE (Dan) Owen is a junior at Parkview

High School who has previously performed in the SLT production of Footloose, adding to his previous performances as Peter Pan in Peter and the Starcatcher and Seussical The Musical at Parkview High School. When not performing, Owen enjoys playing the guitar and playing video games. He would like to thank the directors for casting him in Joseph and would like to thank Andy Willadsen, Joseph Bartkowiak and his Dad. He also adds; “I wish Pa could see me now.”

ROBERT T. GIBSON (Joseph) Houston native, Robert T. Gibson is excited about his first production at The Landers Theatre. Former shows include Crazy For You (Mingo) and Cabaret (Ensemble). Robert teaches choir at Reed Academy and ensembles at Missouri State after he received his music degrees from the University of North Texas and Missouri State University. Robert thanks his wife, family, and musical friends for their support.

RON SENEY (Jacob, Potiphar) Ron has a long history with Springfield Little Theatre beginning in the sixties performing in Arsenic and Old Lace and Guys and Dolls. In the later seventies he directed Fiddler on the Roof, Hello Dolly, and Fantasticks.During that time he performed in My Three Angels, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, Carnival, My Fair Lady, and Once Upon a Mattress. When Ron retired in 2009, he came back to Springfield and continued performing on the Landers stage as Kris Kringle in Miracle on 34th Street, both in the play and in the musical. He also was Mr. Potter in It’s a Wonderful Life and Grandfather in Oliver. Ron has also performed in 4 seasons at Tent Theatre and has done numerous roles at Springfield Contemporary Theatre.


WHO’S WHO IN THE CAST SOPHIA BIRMINGHAM (Wife, Egyptian) Sophia is more than excited to be back on the Landers stage doing what she loves with the people she loves! Her favorite shows she has been in include Shrek, Jr. (Mama Ogre), The Little Mermaid, Jr. (Carlotta), Footloose, and The Wizard of Oz (Wicked Witch). She is a 10th grader at Central High School and is on the Speech and Debate team, Tennis team, and a member of Central’s chamber choir. She is also a part of SLT’s Y.E.S. Troupe and Pre-Professional Track program. She wants to give a big thanks to Lorianne, Parker, and Danielle for giving her this opportunity, and to her friends and family for supporting her.

THOMAS FERGUSON (Ishmaelite, Servant, Egyptian Guard) Thomas is 15 years old and is a sophomore at Parkview High School. This is his first mainstage production at SLT. Thomas was seen over the summer as an officer in Guys in Dolls, Jr. His other production credits include playing a Wickersham brother in Seussical, Jr. at Fair Grove High School. Thomas also was seen in Seussical the Musical at Marshfield Community Theatre. Thomas enjoys theatre, track, drawing and tumbling in his spare time. Thomas would like to thank Elizebeth and Kaydence for supporting him through the process of getting him involved in SLT. Thomas would also like to thank Ms. Lorianne and Mr. Parker for allowing him to be part of this amazing production!

VEGAS TURNER (Wife, Dancer, Egyptian) Vegas has been in over 20 productions with Springfield Little Theatre, favorites including The Littlest Angel, Newsies and The Secret Garden. She is a member of Middle School Performance Troupe and participates in the PPT program. Vegas is also a member of SLT`s Illumination Dance Company. She would like to thank Lorianne Dunn for this opportunity.

WOLFGANG TURNER (Zebulon) Wolfgang is

a homeschooled 8th grader who most recently played Scar in The Lion King, Jr. and Grimsby in The Little Mermaid, Jr. He is a member of Middle School Performance Troupe and participates in the PPT program. He made his debut as Slow Motion Boy in the Education Series Suddenly Someone and played Snape in the SLT touring show The Boy Who Lived. Wolfgang is excited and honored to be a part of the cast in this show.

WYATT MUNSEY (Benjamin) Wyatt is a

sophomore in the SPS launch program and is currently enrolled in the SLT Academy for its inaugural year. A friend of the theatre, he’s attended

1 year of PPT, 3 years of Middle School troupe, 2 years of MS Thespians, 1 year of Y.E.S. Troupe and 1 year of Teen Players. He has been in 13 SLT productions and 3 SLT tour shows, of which some of his favorites were All Shook Up and Footloose. He has also crewed for Newsies, Madagascar, Jr., The Boy Who Lived and Alice in Wonderland, Jr. His other credits include the Hermitage R-4’s Yes Virginia There Is A Santa Claus, The Big Chill, The No Character Zone, and others. When not performing, he loves to draw, paint, sing, dance, hang out with friends and relax in his hammock. He would like to thank Lorianne Dunn and the SLT staff for giving him this amazing opportunity and his mom and dad for all the love and support they give him.

ZOE ZELONKY (Narrator) Zoe is incredibly excited to be in her 15th show with Springfield Little Theatre! You may have seen Zoe in Forbidden Broadway, All Shook Up (Miss Sandra), The Addams Family (Wednesday Addams), Junie B. Jones (Junie B. Jones), and others. Zoe is the Youth Program Director at SLT and has directed The Wizard of Oz, The Boy Who Lived, Elf, Jr. and several others on the Landers stage and at The Judith Enyeart Reynolds School of the Performing Arts for Springfield Little Theatre. She is most excited to share the stage with so many kids she has had the opportunity to teach and learn from over the years. Thank you to Lorianne and Parker, this amazing cast and crew, her family, and her Troupers.


CREW

COSTUMES

Technical Directors JOHN R. “CHUCK” ROGERS & JAMIE BOWER

KRIS HAIK, GINNY HERFKENS

Production Stage Manager JULIA R. ARMSTRONG Assistant Stage Managers HAILEY ACKLIN SHANNON SHERROW Sound Board Operator.................................. GARTH DOMES Light Board Operator............................. LANCE COPPEDGE Follow Spot Operators.........................DENNA LANGSTON, MAGGIE LOWRANCE Deck Crew.................................................... JAMIE COPPEDGE, ADAM DEBACKER, CHASE SMITH, CHUCK LICK, CARI FELLERS MCNELLIS Flies..........................................NICK BLACK, JACKSON BLAIR Properties...................... MARK MAUZEY, SARAH MAUZEY, BETH PLASTER, JEFF PLASTER, KAREN RICHTER, SARAH FOSTER

Assistant Director SHANNON SHERROW Dance Captain EMME MAUZEY Technical Assistant JOSH POWELL Scenic Artist BARB PARKER

Set Construction.........................................JOSH POWELL, BARB PARKER, MELISSA BRIGGS, RUTH ANN GOLD, CELINE DANIELS, CAROL MCCAIN, MARISSA MACIAS, DENNIS STEWART, CINDY TIMSON

Properties Design MARK MAUZEY AND SARAH MAUZEY

Properties Construction........................BETH PLASTER, JEFF PLASTER, MARK MAUZEY, SARAH MAUZEY, PATRICK MULHERON, ANDY MALLONEE, BLANCA MALLONEE, SARAH FOSTER, KAREN RICHTER, JOANNA KNUDSEN

Production Assistant/Headshot Photography TONYA FORBES

Costume Designer

Costume Creative Assistant

SANDY BALSTERS

Costume Construction..................................... KRIS HAIK, GINNY HERKENS, SANDY BALSTERS, KALEY JACKSON, BETH MUNSEY, JAN JENNINGS, PAM BRYANT, TERRY GADDY, CAROLYN TALIFERO, MARY MARGARET HUGHES, MISSY WADE, ANN CLAY

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Keyboard Programming Design by Ethan Deppe www.ethandeppe.com

SPECIAL THANKS

SLT Education Angels, SLT Guild


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