Mehlville High presents 'Romeo and Juliet'
November 02, 2005 - The Mehlville High School Theater Arts Department will present William Shake-speare's play "Romeo and Juliet" at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, Saturday, Nov. 5, and Sun-day, Nov. 6, in the school's Drama Center, 3200 Lemay Ferry Road.
|The Capulets bow to their queen. Pictured are Tori Meyers (Gregory), Alyssa Flynn (Queen), Luke Seckington (Tybalt) and Gabrielle Kerlick (Lady Capulet).|
Taking the stage as the main characters in "Romeo and Juliet" will be: Alex Hahn (Romeo), Maddie Schmitt (Juliet), Alyssa Flynn (Queen), Steve Lewis (Mercutio), Steve Backer (Montague), Angie Laury (Lady Montague), Jake Adams (Capulet), Gabrielle Kerlick (Lady Capulet), Luke Seckington (Tybalt), Jerryl Peralta (Ben-volio), Maja Sadikovic (Balthasar), Billy Thacker (Paris) and Josh Taggart (Friar Laurence).
Other student-actors lending their talents to the play are: Kassi Crocker (Nurse), Tori Meyers (Gregory), Kris Bohler (Samp-son), Sarah Bailey (Apothecary's Wife), Michelle White (Capulet's Servant) and Marissa Pickett (First Watchman).
|Alex Hahn, left, as Romeo duels Billy Thacker as Paris at the tomb of Mad-die Schmitt's Juliet in Mehlville Senior High's production of 'Romeo and Juliet.'|
Ensemble members include Angela Scor-fina, Liz Felton, Hannah Russell, Sarah Re-gan, Ashley Kellum, Stephanie Efthim and Nick Schlittler.
Stephanie Carlson serves as the student director and Deanna Schmitt is the student technical director. Theater Director Paula Heller is the faculty sponsor of the play.
Tickets cost $5 in advance, $6 at the door and $7 for reserved seating. For tickets, call (314) 467-6132.