SHS presents 'Little Shop of Horrors'
SYCAMORE – Sycamore High School Theatre Department will present its fall musical, "Little Shop of Horrors," Nov. 1-3.
"Little Shop of Horrors" is a comedy-horror rock musical by composer Alan Menken and writer Howard Ashman, about a hapless florist shop worker who raises a plant that feeds on human blood and flesh. Best known for its 1986 film adaptation staring Rick Moranis and Steve Martin, "Little Shop of Horrors" provides a little laugh, a little horror, and some really good songs.
Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1 and 2 and at 2 p.m. Nov. 2 and 3. Tickets are $6 and can be purchased at the box office, by phone at 815-899-8160 ext. 2173, or online at syc427.org.
The cast includes Andrew McComb as Seymour, Jordan Peterson as Mushnik, Alex Riley as Orin, Thomas Phetmeuangmay as Audrey II, Merri Bork as Audrey, Victoria Smith, Kelsie Kruskol, Lindsey Yunker, Emani Brinkman, Jessica Luo, Annie Malecki, Lauren Brazeau, Marc Thompson, Dustin Fischer, Manuela Schreiber and Sarah Houdek.
Tech staff includes stage manager Jake Pisarski, assistant stage manager Jordyn Shultz, light board operator Bella Bliujus, sound board operator Awad Rana, sound effects operator Sarah Grant, costumer Cameron Smith, Paige Bjork, Isabella Johnson, Emily Friesen, Kayla Doyle, Rachel Reifsteik, Hunter Thomas, Matthew Riley, Emilee Mitchell and Corrin Neises.
The musical is directed by Natalie Boone. Music director is Gary Mattin and pit director is Garth Anderson. It is choreographed by Kristin Hill and tech directed by David Olson and Ralph Helm.