Penn Yan presents 'Once Upon a Mattress'
PENN YAN--The Penn Yan middle school Drama Club will perform "Once Upon a Mattress" Friday and Saturday, Feb. 8 and 9 at 7 p.m., and Sunday, Feb. 10 at 2 p.m. in the PYMS auditorium.
The play follows Princess Winifred and the royal cast as the story of the "The Princess and the Pea" is retold. The musical comedy originally opened in 1959 and is based on the book by Jay Thompson, Marshall Barer and Dean Fuller.
The Penn Yan cast list includes Skyann Morgan as Princess Winnifred; Joseph Droney, Prince Dauntless; Emmaleigh Stempien, Lady Larken; Johnathan Shaw, Sir Harry; Izzy Hinkal, Queen Aggravain; Garrett Hilton, King; Ethan Morgan, Minstrel; Logan Miller, Jester; Vanessa Martinez, Wizard; Hailey Trank, Princess #12; Rachael Garvey, Lady Lucille; Irelynd Densmore, Lady Rowena; Maihue Miranda Wiltberger, Lady Beatrice and Hailey Hassos as Lady Harriet.
The knights feature Joe Paige, Aidan Dallos, Sophia Smith, Oliver Perez and Brady Mackerchar.
Ladies-in-Waiting include Cadence Cummings, Irelynd Densmore, Rachael Garvey, Hailey Hassos, Julia Hawthorn, Rebecca Hayes, Lillian Hoke-Naylar, Natalie Koen, Kaylyn Lewis, Hannah McCarley, Cadance Miller, Maihue Miranda Wiltberger, Abeni Oliva, Kristina Parmelee, Marissa Parsons, Gabriella Poinan, Leah Prather, Annika Reinard, Meghan Ribble, Madisyn Richter, Lilyan Shoff, Jaelea Tietjen, Hailey Trank, Brooklynn Vivier, Marion Wheeler and Kendall Young.
Admission is $8 at the door. Discounted pre-sale admission can be purchased from a cast or crew member as well as at the greeters desk in the PYMS atrium.