Friday, February 24 and Sunday, February 26
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Avery is 12 years old and enjoys practicing piano, playing soccer, and being a part of Ruston Community Theatre. Avery’s first RCT performance was as a choir member in A Christmas Carol, and she also appeared as a little kid in RCT’s production of Matilda Jr. Meeting new people and learning from watching the other actors are Avery’s favorite parts of being in a RCT show.
This is Isabelle's third show with RCT. As a lifelong Alice in Wonderland fan, she couldn't be more thrilled and honored to play such an incredible role in this marvelous production. In addition to theatre, she enjoys books, singing, the company of her pet cats, and wishing she knew how to actually play croquet.
Maria Williamson has previously been in multiple school productions such as: A Play About a Dragon, and The Red Velvet Cake War. This is her first show with RCT. Dramatic Theatre is her favorite art, and she hopes someday to make it a carreer.
Lucy Cros is thirteen years old and is homeschooled. This is her first production with Ruston Community Theatre, however, she has previously acted in several Shakesperean plays, the most recent being a production of Hamlet at the Strauss Theatre. She has enjoyed several shows at the Dixie with her wonderful cousins Avery and William Cox.
Kaejha Stewart has been a part of the theatre family for 3 years. She is sweet, funny, and quirky. She always likes to make friends, and is social with every person she meets . She is very excited about this show, and hopes that you will come see it. "A land was full of wonder, mystery, and danger. Some say, to survive it, you need to be as mad as a hatter.“
Abigail is a 7th-grader at A.E.Phillips. She loves how she can act her own "crazy self" in the play, as a character who is one of her favorites.
Scout a 6th grader at Choudrant Elementary and this is her 3rd production with RCT. She is so excited for the show, and hopes everyone enjoys it!
Alexis is 12 years old and a 7th-grader at Ruston Junior High. She loves to play the piano, go to Drama Club each week, and hang out with her friends. This is her first production to be a part of, and she's super-excited about this show and future opportunities. She would like to thank her parents, brother, family, friends, and church members for all of their support.
Libby Blake is 15 years old and attends Ruston High School and this is her third production with RCT. One of her most favorite things to do is be in the theatre learning and acting and she states with each role she is learning more and more.
Sydney Moss is 16 years old and in the tenth grade! She loves being a part of these productions because you get to meet so many new people and make so many long lasting friends. She recommends everyone give it a shot to see how much fun it is!
Jude is a student at AE Phillips and is a member of the choir, cross country team, and excited for his role as Lumiere in their upcoming 8th grade play- Beauty and the Beast. He starred in RCT's productions of Matilda, Jr and Mary Poppins and worked backstage for Elf the Musical. Fun fact: Jude has a cat named Dinah (named after Alice's cat!)
Elizabeth “Lizzy” Beasley is the is the daughter of Kevin & Amy. She is an 18-year-old high school senior who enjoys the arts and being involved with The Bridge Community Church. She has participated in many RCT productions since 2013 including The King & I, Junie B. Jones, Jr., Hello Dolly, Seussical, Jr. & All Together Now.
Courtney is a teenager at Ruston High School, who plays the cook in this performance. She participates in the Ruston High School Band and Choir, and swam competitively on the swim team for 3 years. She loves Ruston Community theatre and greatly hopes you're all peppered up for this wonderful show! Achoo!
Carson Walker is in the 5th grade and can’t wait for you to see Humpty Dumpty on stage!. Alice in Wonderland will be his second show with RCT and he can't wait to be in it with both of his siblings One of his favorite things to do is make people laugh and he hopes this show will do just that!
Caed Baines is a 13-year-old homeschooler who loves performing and making movies. Recent notable roles include 12-year-old Scrooge (A Christmas Carol) and Bruce (Matilda, Jr). He can’t wait to spend time backstage with his friends and family.
Wyatt Terry is in 8th at RJHS and has been in several RCT productions. Some of his favorite shows to perform in were Matilda, Jr, The Wizard of Oz, and The Christmas Carol. As fun as performing on stage is, he also thoroughly enjoys his time backstage or at rehearsals, and considers RCT to be an extension of his family.
Brielle is a 5th grader at AEP! This is her second show with Ruston Community Theatre. She is super-excited to be a part of this amazing cast! Hope to see you there!
Jari Richardson is a 7th grader at New Living Word School. She enjoys participating in the RCT weekly Drama Club. Jari previously was cast as a Munchkin in the Wizard of Oz. Jari would like to thank her mom, Dr. Kia Baldwin Richardson, for always supporting her in her extracurricular activities.
William Cox is 14 years old and enjoys playing guitar, reading, and being with his friends. He is homeschooled with Classical Conversations of Ruston and is in the 9th grade. He enjoys being a part of the RCT community because the people are so much fun!
Jordan is a 4th grader at New Living Word School. He enjoys creating new animation content for his YouTube channel. This is his very first play and he is excited to try something new with his big sister Jari who is playing the Queen of Hearts.
Landon Walker is in the 7th grade and= thrilled to get to play the part of the Courtier! This will be his 5th show with RCT. While he loves just about everything related to theatre, his absolute favorite part is the friendships he's made through RCT. Alice in Wonderland is sure to be a great show, and he hopes you enjoy it!
Gage has been in several RCT productions since 2017 including The Wizard of Oz, Matilda, Jr, and Elf:The Musical. He is excited about being in Alice and getting to share the stage with both casts. Gage is in 10th grade, plays percussion and is a broadcaster and board operator on 101.3 KBNF Bearcat Radio for Ruston High. Enjoy the show!
Back: Cami de la Perrelle, Ava Good, Kinley Walker, Audrey Anna Brown, Avery Madden
Front: Harper Pilgreen, Olivia Good, Abigail Graham, Charlotte Hanchey, Savannah Scallan, Anniston Walker, Dove Kilpatrick.
Ava is a 6th grader at A.E. Phillips. This will be her 3rd show with RCT, having previously been cast in Matilda Jr and Frozen Jr. When she’s not “acting up” in drama club, you can usually find her creating art, dancing, or playing piano.
Kerigan Smith, Hailey Roberts, Jace Baines (Front), Chelsea DeForest (back), Jesse Roberts, Aimée Graham
Ella Ward, James Smith, Olivia Smith
James is very excited to be a part of Alice. This will be his first performance with RCT. He enjoys legos, video games, math, and building things.
Top: Madison Cunningham, Adreinne Scallan, Addelyn Forbes
Bottom Left: Eden Dawsey, Botton Right: Ava Richmond
Addelyn Forbes is an 8th grader who is homeschooled. She has a maltipoo named Pepper and loves playing catch and taking him on walks. She also likes to bake cookies or brownies and always shares with her two brothers and sister! This is Addelyn’s first show and she is thrilled to be here!
Drew Cantrell, James Patrick, Luke Forbes
Produced by special arrangement with THE DRAMATIC PUBLISHING COMPANY of Woodstock, Illinois