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The Hobbit

By Patricia Gray. Based on the classic by J.R.R. Tolkien.

October 26 – November 4, 2012
Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre
125 S. Old Glebe Road Arlington, VA 22204

Take an exciting journey through Middle Earth with an ordinary hobbit, Bilbo Baggins! Encore is pleased to bring J.R.R. Tolkien’s beloved novel to life onstage. Bilbo and a throng of dwarfs embark on an adventure to reclaim important treasure, encountering goblins, trolls, and even a dragon along the way. But, as the great wizard Gandalf advises, be sure not to stray off the path! Recommended for ages 4 and up.

Cast From The Hobbit

Essie, Goblin Attendant

Sam Barrett

Balin

Kaitlyn Beckwith

Bofur

Andrew Burkholder

Gandalf the Wizard

Maxwell Carpenter

Fili

Jackson Coerr

Elf Guard

Malena Davis

Bilbo Baggins

Sarah Fahrenkrug

Grocer Hobbit, Goblin, Smaug Puppet

Roxanne Fisher

Ori

Liliana Gallegos

Thorin

Reiss Gidner

Kili

Carly Greenfield

Oin

Olivia Hammermaster

Dori

Gus Hebner

Nori

Erica Landry

Goblin King

Will Lynch

Bert, Goblin, Smaug Puppet

Colin Meek

Elf Guard

Lauren Monsivaiz

Elven Queen

Brandi Moore

Bifur

Madelin Myers

Goblin, Tom, Smaug

James Randall

Gollum

Thomas Schindler

Gloin

Hugh Vasquez

Dwalin

Eli Wassertzug

Bombur

Sean Willner

Crew From The Hobbit

Padraig Clancy
Samantha Moreley
Andrew Ruhnke
Jamie Staeben
Connor Stapp
Kaeden Stewart
Sarah Strunk
Olivia Tate
Laura Wade
Madeleine Wade

Honk, Jr.

Book by Anthony Drewe. Music by George Stiles. Lyrics by Anthony Drewe.
Based on Hans Christian Andersen’s The Ugly Duckling


January 11 – 19, 2013
Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre
125 S. Old Glebe Road Arlington, VA 22204

Hans Christian Andersen’s classic tale, The Ugly Duckling, is reinvented in Honk! Have you ever felt like you just don’t fit in? Ugly – an awkward, odd-looking duck, separated from family – is desperately searching for his way back home. Through his quest, Ugly overcomes challenging situations, makes unforgettable friends, and finds love in many forms. Be there as Ugly discovers that he is truly beautiful, both inside and out. Recommended for ages 4 and up.



Cast From Honk, Jr.

Turkey

Sam Barrett

Bullfrog

Rosie Coolidge

Fluff

Kathryn Fatemi

Bewick

Alex Flood

Fish, Frog, Snowflake

Kevin Grieco

Brenta

Dalia Hamilton

Drake

Gus Hebner

Father

Akobi Hylton

Henrietta

Lindsay Huffman

Jay Bird

Maggie Keane

Grace

Grace Iekel

Ugly

Tyler Lazzari

Maureen

Meghan Mack

Fish, Frog, Snowflake

Sarah Mack

Fish, Frog, Snowflake

Isaac Mann

Dot

Charlotte Maskelony

Cat

Arami McCloskey

Downy

Emma Sophie Moore

Penny

Hannah Murphy

Barnacles

Morgan O’Keefe

Snowy

Nicole Redifer

Ida

Emily Richter

Fish, Frog, Snowflake

Lydia Rivera

Farmer

Gracie Slye

Greylag

Sarah Strunk

Billy

Isabel Tate

Beaky

Katja Volker

Pinkfoot

Laura Wade

Mother

Madeleine Wade

Crew From Honk, Jr.

Thomas Bourdreaux
Padraig Clancy
Sarah Fahrenkrug
Reiss Gidner
Carly Greenfield
Olivia Hammermaster
Owen Maskelony
Ana McMenamin
Shannon Redifer
Ellie Ward
Sean Willner

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Big Bad

By Alec Strum


February 22 – March 3, 2013
Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre
125 S. Old Glebe Road Arlington, VA 22204

Breaking news! Encore brings you live coverage of the trial of the Big Bad Wolf. Have you ever wondered what happened to him after the story ended? Mr. Wolf is in the defendant’s seat, and the plaintiffs, represented by the Fairy Godmother, take the witness stand one by one and tell their traumatizing stories of their encounters with Mr. Wolf. Is he guilty or innocent? Well, that’s up to you! Recommended for ages 4 and up.



Cast From Big Bad

Wood Cutter

Sam Barrett

Pig #3

Camila Cardwell

Grimm Sister

Malena Davis

Fairy Godmother Mouse Clerk

Sophia Dristas

Pig #2

Arwyn Fleming

Commercial Crew

Tyler Gaugler

Pig #1

Kevin Grieco

Commercial Crew

Ben Hacker

Big Bad Wolf

Chris Hahn

Grandmother Hood

Grace Iekel

Boy Who Cried Wolf

Erin Loftus

Evil Stepmother

Meghan Mack

Miss Muffit

Ana McMenamin

Fairy Godmother

Robin Messner

Little Red Riding Hood

Caroline Moreley

Commercial Crew

Dru Nisbett

Judge

Talia Pekari

Grimm Sister

Erin Poplin

Shepherd

Sam Schachter

Bailiff

Connor Stapp

Crew From Big Bad

Thomas Bourdreaux
Padraig Clancy
Sarah Fahrenkrug
Carly Greenfield
Olivia Hammermaster
Lauren Monsivaiz
Samantha Moreley
Sarah Strunk
Katja Volker

Sleeping Beauty

By Vera Morris.

June 7-16, 2013
Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre
125 S. Old Glebe Road Arlington, VA 22204

When Briar Rose is born, the King and Queen throw a celebration to welcome their newborn daughter. The whole kingdom is invited, save for one truly wicked witch. In revenge, Evilina casts a sleeping spell on the young Princess; a spell that can only be broken by true love’s kiss. Encore invites you to fall in love again with Sleeping Beauty, an amusing and playful presentation of the well-known fairytale. Special pre-performance music provided by Prelude Youth Orchestra on June 8 & 9 at the 3:00 pm performances. Recommended for ages 4 and up.



Cast From Sleeping Beauty

Cat

Kaitlyn Beckwith

Wall of Thorns

Nicholas Boone

Lady Jessica

Jessica Dallessandro

False Princess

Malena Davis

Queen Samantha

Sarah Fahrenkrug

Nursemaid

Liliana Gallegos

Baron

Kevin Grieco

Seamstress

Olivia Hammermaster

Red Fairy

Liza Harold

Queen Eleanor

Abby Huston

Dark Knight

Brody Karton

Briar Rose

Maggie Keane

Baroness

Sophia Kingsley

White Fairy

Erin Loftus

Evilina

Brandi Moore

Blue Fairy

Caroline Muller

Prime Minister

Garrett O’Donnell

Pink Fairy

Avery O’Kane

Green Fairy

G.G. Richmond

Spider

Thomas Schindler

Orange Fairy

Olivia Springberg

Quill

Isabel Tate

King Rudolph

Hugh Vasquez

Prince Alexander

Topher Wagner

Chef

Alex Weinstein

Crew From Sleeping Beauty

Sam Barrett
Thomas Boudreaux
Padraig Clancy
Chris Hahn
Charlotte Maskelony
Ana McMenamin
Samantha Moreley
Laura Wade
Madeleine Wade

Legally Blonde the Musical

Book by Heather Hach
Music and Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin
Based on the novel by Amanda Brown and the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture

July 19-28, 2013
Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre
125 S. Old Glebe Road Arlington, VA 22204

Bubbly and bright Elle Woods never takes “no” for an answer. So when her boyfriend dumps her for someone “serious,” Elle upgrades her signature pink for Harvard crimson! This Hollywood blockbuster turned musical sensation will have you dancing in the aisles. Elle proves that being true to yourself never goes out of style. Recommended for ages 10 and up.


Cast From Legally Blonde

Delta Nu Sister

Maddie Ashton

Serena

Carla Astudillo

Lowell, Prison Guard, Ensemble

Sean Balick

Vivienne

Valerie Chamness

Kyle

Jim Clancy

Warner

Josh Conrad

Delta Nu Sister

Sarah Conrad

Whitney, Delta Nu Sister

Aryn Geier

Perfume Girl, Ensemble

Reiss Gidner

Bruiser

Romeo Giammittorio

Professor Callahan

Matthew Heap

Margot

Amanda Herman

TV Reporter, Store Manager, Ensemble

Daria Hoobchaak

Padamadan, Nikos, Ensemble

Usman Ishaq

Delta Nu Sister

Christine Jacobs

Aaron, Jet Blue Pilot, Ensemble

Forrest Jacobs

Winthrop, Dewey, Ensemble

Richard Kashmanian

Judge, Mom, Saleswoman, Ensemble

Tara Koslov

Rufus

Bubbles Lopez

Emmett

David Lopez

Pilar

Meghan Mack

Dad, Ensemble

J.P. McElyea

Waitress, Ensemble

Ana McMenamin

Delta Nu Sister

Shannon Michelsen

Kate

Lucy Mink

Court Stenographer, Ensemble

Lauren Monsivaiz

Delta Nu Sister

Lowry Palmer

D. A. Joyce Riley, Ensemble

Miriam Rollin

Paulette

Meghan Smith

Elle Woods

Melina Smith

Delta Nu Sister, Brooke

Rachel Snare

Delta Nu Sister, Chutney, Ensemble

Katelyn Sparks

Enid Hoopes

Eileen Sugameli

Dana, Perfume Girl, Ensemble

Olivia Tate

Grandmaster Chad, Carlos, Ensemble

William Westray IV

Pforezenheimer, Ensemble

Sean Willner

Crew From Legally Blonde

Thomas Bourdreaux
Jake Bucks
Padraig Clancy
Gretchen Cubbage
Carolyn Grahn
Olivia Hammermaster
Gus Hebner
Katie Humphries
Abby Huston
Nora Huston
Charlotte Martin
Robin Messner
Brandi Moore
Alannah Rivera
Gabriel Spratt
Kelly Willner



Tickets

$12 adults ($15 for Legally Blonde the Muscial), $10 children, students, and seniors (includes all box office fees)
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