Bishop O’Dowd’s production of Thornton Wilder’s Our Town has now been cast. After a week of competitive auditions with roles open for 32 students, the cast has begun rehearsing in preparation for a November 10th opening.
Taking lead parts will be Taylor Daniel as Emily Webb and Drew Downs as George Gibbs. Also featured in prominent roles are Ephraim Winston as Dr. Webb, Liana Willis as Mrs. Webb, Marco Cortese as Mr. Gibbs and Sophia McHugh as Mrs. Gibbs.
Our Town will perform November 10, 11, 12, 17, 18 and 19. Evening performances start at 7:30 PM. Sunday matinees will start at 2:00 PM. For tickets, please visit the O’Dowd webpage under the “school life” tab where you will find a ticket order form.
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Our Town has been a frequent offering in high schools since the 1940’s. It has always been a popular play with actors and audiences alike and O’Dowd’s production promises to be very memorable.
Maddalena Baldo, Leila Barbera, Bryson Benjamin, Camille Calegari,
Gaby Canedo, Marco Cortese, Gabriel Cortes, Taylor Daniel,
Gemma Dominguez, Drew Downs, Mari J.- Dumas, Zoey Ericson,
Sophie Friedman, Brendan Galvan, Nora Hurley, Lauryn La Duc,
Sophia Lemcke, Sophia McHugh, Maile Morrish, Seth Moure,
Ben Nguyen , Max Oppenheimer, Bianca Pahler, Ruby Perez, Jett Roberts,
Sophia Rodriguez, Sydney Schmidt, Olivia Simons, Enya Tellez,
Liana Willis, Ephraim Winston, and Haitong Yu.