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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

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Balin

Kaitlyn Beckwith

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Bofur

Andrew Burkholder

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Gandalf the Wizard

Maxwell Carpenter

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Fili

Jackson Coerr

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Elf Guard

Malena Davis

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Bilbo Baggins

Sarah Fahrenkrug

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Grocer Hobbit, Goblin, Smaug Puppet

Roxanne Fisher

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Ori

Liliana Gallegos

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Thorin

Reiss Gidner

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Kili

Carly Greenfield

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Oin

Olivia Hammermaster

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Dori

Gus Hebner

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Nori

Erica Landry

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Goblin King

Will Lynch

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Bert, Goblin, Smaug Puppet

Colin Meek

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Elf Guard

Lauren Monsivaiz

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Elven Queen

Brandi Moore

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Bifur

Madelin Myers

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Goblin, Tom, Smaug

James Randall

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Gollum

Thomas Schindler

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Gloin

Hugh Vasquez

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Dwalin

Eli Wassertzug

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Bombur

Sean Willner

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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

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Bullfrog

Rosie Coolidge

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Fluff

Kathryn Fatemi

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Bewick

Alex Flood

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Fish, Frog, Snowflake

Kevin Grieco

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Brenta

Dalia Hamilton

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Drake

Gus Hebner

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Father

Akobi Hylton

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Henrietta

Lindsay Huffman

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Jay Bird

Maggie Keane

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Grace

Grace Iekel

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Ugly

Tyler Lazzari

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Maureen

Meghan Mack

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Fish, Frog, Snowflake

Sarah Mack

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Fish, Frog, Snowflake

Isaac Mann

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Dot

Charlotte Maskelony

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Cat

Arami McCloskey

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Downy

Emma Sophie Moore

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Penny

Hannah Murphy

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Barnacles

Morgan O’Keefe

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Snowy

Nicole Redifer

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Ida

Emily Richter

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Fish, Frog, Snowflake

Lydia Rivera

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Farmer

Gracie Slye

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Greylag

Sarah Strunk

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Billy

Isabel Tate

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Beaky

Katja Volker

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Pinkfoot

Laura Wade

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Mother

Madeleine Wade

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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

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Pig #3

Camila Cardwell

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Grimm Sister

Malena Davis

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Fairy Godmother Mouse Clerk

Sophia Dristas

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Pig #2

Arwyn Fleming

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Commercial Crew

Tyler Gaugler

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Pig #1

Kevin Grieco

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Commercial Crew

Ben Hacker

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Big Bad Wolf

Chris Hahn

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Grandmother Hood

Grace Iekel

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Boy Who Cried Wolf

Erin Loftus

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Evil Stepmother

Meghan Mack

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Miss Muffit

Ana McMenamin

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Fairy Godmother

Robin Messner

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Little Red Riding Hood

Caroline Moreley

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Commercial Crew

Dru Nisbett

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Judge

Talia Pekari

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Grimm Sister

Erin Poplin

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Shepherd

Sam Schachter

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Bailiff

Connor Stapp

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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

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Wall of Thorns

Nicholas Boone

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Lady Jessica

Jessica Dallessandro

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False Princess

Malena Davis

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Queen Samantha

Sarah Fahrenkrug

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Nursemaid

Liliana Gallegos

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Baron

Kevin Grieco

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Seamstress

Olivia Hammermaster

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Red Fairy

Liza Harold

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Queen Eleanor

Abby Huston

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Dark Knight

Brody Karton

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Briar Rose

Maggie Keane

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Baroness

Sophia Kingsley

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White Fairy

Erin Loftus

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Evilina

Brandi Moore

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Blue Fairy

Caroline Muller

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Prime Minister

Garrett O’Donnell

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Pink Fairy

Avery O’Kane

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Green Fairy

G.G. Richmond

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Spider

Thomas Schindler

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Orange Fairy

Olivia Springberg

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Quill

Isabel Tate

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King Rudolph

Hugh Vasquez

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Prince Alexander

Topher Wagner

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Chef

Alex Weinstein

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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

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Serena

Carla Astudillo

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Lowell, Prison Guard, Ensemble

Sean Balick

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Vivienne

Valerie Chamness

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Kyle

Jim Clancy

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Warner

Josh Conrad

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Delta Nu Sister

Sarah Conrad

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Whitney, Delta Nu Sister

Aryn Geier

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Perfume Girl, Ensemble

Reiss Gidner

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Bruiser

Romeo Giammittorio

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Professor Callahan

Matthew Heap

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Margot

Amanda Herman

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TV Reporter, Store Manager, Ensemble

Daria Hoobchaak

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Padamadan, Nikos, Ensemble

Usman Ishaq

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Delta Nu Sister

Christine Jacobs

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Aaron, Jet Blue Pilot, Ensemble

Forrest Jacobs

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Winthrop, Dewey, Ensemble

Richard Kashmanian

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Judge, Mom, Saleswoman, Ensemble

Tara Koslov

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Rufus

Bubbles Lopez

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Emmett

David Lopez

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Pilar

Meghan Mack

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Dad, Ensemble

J.P. McElyea

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Waitress, Ensemble

Ana McMenamin

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Delta Nu Sister

Shannon Michelsen

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Kate

Lucy Mink

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Court Stenographer, Ensemble

Lauren Monsivaiz

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Delta Nu Sister

Lowry Palmer

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D. A. Joyce Riley, Ensemble

Miriam Rollin

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Paulette

Meghan Smith

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Elle Woods

Melina Smith

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Delta Nu Sister, Brooke

Rachel Snare

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Delta Nu Sister, Chutney, Ensemble

Katelyn Sparks

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Enid Hoopes

Eileen Sugameli

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Dana, Perfume Girl, Ensemble

Olivia Tate

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Grandmaster Chad, Carlos, Ensemble

William Westray IV

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Pforezenheimer, Ensemble

Sean Willner

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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)
Click here to purchase tickets online, or call our box office 703.548.1154 x1.


Season generously sponsored by BB&T.

Graphics made by Laury Sendek