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EAC Children’s theater offering Wizard of Oz this Spring

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By Lori Dugan

Thatcher, AZ—Eastern Arizona College Children’s Theatre will be performing Wizard of Oz on May 3 – 6, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. in the Gherald L. Hoopes Jr. Activities Center Lee Little Theatre. The actors are all between the ages of four and 10 and have been practicing for weeks.

Starring Heather Udall as Dorothy, Annee Alder as the Scarecrow, Anthony Whetten as the Tin-man, Calvin James as the Cowardly Lion, Emma Sanders as the Good Witch, Brent Hatch as Uncle Henry and the Wizard, Jamie Lynn Price as Glenda the Good Witch and Auntie Em, and Lyndsey Wright as the Wicked Witch, the play promises to be an evening of fun for the entire family.

Admission to the play is $2/person and tickets are available at the EAC Ticket Office at 428-8228 or at the door. “This is one of the most fun plays we’ve ever done,” said the director, Penny Whetten. “This is a super group of kids with lots of participation.”