GVHS fall 2014 play

WHAT: Grain Valley High School Theatre presents “Once Upon a Mattress.”

In this comedic rendition of the “The Princess and the The Pea” fairy tale, the story takes place in a small medieval kingdom where Prince Dauntless is looking for a bride. His mother, Queen Aggravain, has decreed that no one in the kingdom may marry until her son finds a wife. However, she manages to sabotage every princess that meets her son. But that doesn’t stop one princess from pursuing the prince...

WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 20; Friday, Nov. 21 and Saturday, Nov. 22, all starting at 7 p.m.

WHERE: The Jerry Mueller Performing Arts Center at Grain Valley High School, 551 S.W. Eagles Parkway.

TICKETS: $9 for adults and $6 for children at the door.



Queen Aggravain - Lindsey Kendrick

Princess Winnifred - Cally Beckman

Lady Larken - Bailey Steinmueller

Princess #12/Maid Annalise - Alison Serrano

Lady Rowena - Ansonia Serrano

Lady Lucille - Emily Inman

Lady Mabelle - Maddie Helm

Lady Merrill - Emma Taylor

Lady Henrietta - Reilly Myres

Lady Genevieve - Makella Couslon

Lady Cerebella - Ashley Helm

Lady Arabella - Erica Kell

Lady Beatrice - Vanessa Bautista

Lady Evangeline - Meredith Perry

Lady Merida - Alexis Dixon

Maid Emily - Jailene Bautista

Lady Evanora - Jenna Cook

Lady Esmeralda - Lauren Kennon

Lady Elizabeth - Taylor Hamdorf

Nightingale of Smarkand - Josh Molina

King Sextimus - Levi Springfield

Prince Dauntless - Lake Sloan

Jester - Oakley Barham

Minstrel - Brett Kirk

Wizard - Nicky Thayer

Sir Harry - Freddie Hernandez

Sir Studley - Jordan Gehring

Sir Harold - Cody Orth

Sir Luce - Izzy Serrano

Sir Omnes - Trenton Robinson



Director - Tiffany Brown

Assistant director - Edwin Whitaker

Accompanist and Vocal Coach - Ryan Cox

Stage manager - Adisynn Foster

Assistant stage managers - Carissa Rodgers and Cody Orth

Conductor - Reid Atkinson

Choreography team - Lauren Kennon and Taylor Hamdorf

Costume consultants - Deb Bruns and Susan Mueller

Light Board operator - Safia Shah

Sound supervisor - Edwin Whitaker

Sound operator - Mason Brandt

Spotlight operator - Cole Trumble

Makeup crew - Rhiannon House and Kinley Prather

Running crew - Jordan Kraus, Skylar Hulett, Jade Meier, Helen Putman, Colin Beal, Alexis Frazier, Alexis Fisher, Larry Cooney, Tad Wells

Pit band - Ariana Aquino, Charlotte Leske, Sydney Pahopin, Maddie Jenkins, Travis Button, Nathan Thresher, Sydney Fogey, Zach Griesinger, Emma Fundenberger, Kristin McCormick, Dnaiel Craig, Silas Bissel, Jonathan Perkins, Jordan Bonnel, Jarred Jacobson, Dylan Gunderson