NOW:53122:USA01012
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01012
50°
H 61° L 37°
Clear | 5MPH

Local children selected as Wizard of Oz munchkins

June 1, 2009

WAUKESHA DANCE STUDENTS CHOSEN TO PERFORM AS MUNCHKINS IN LOCAL OZ PRODUCTION

 

The National Tour of THE WIZARD OF OZ announced that the Accent on Dance studio in Waukesha will perform the roles of “munchkins” while this beloved classic is live at The Milwaukee Theatre, June 5-7.

 

The lucky children that will perform in the Milwaukee engagement are Elise Bruk, Miranda Cole, Ava Gardetto, Anna Glickman, Alexis Nienhaus, Gracie Plath, McKenna Plath, Tessa Russ, Rachel Story, Brittany Tripp, Lizzie Tripp and Hannah Wulf.

 

This opportunity will provide Accent on Dance with real-life touring theatre experience. They will discover what it’s like to be part of a professional company, learn choreography by Leigh Constantine and be outfitted in the costume designs of Tim McQuillen-Wright. It’s truly a unique experience and incredible opportunity for these aspiring actresses to follow their yellow brick road.

 

“We are thrilled to be able to participate in these performances at The Milwaukee Theatre,” said Kellie Plath, Owner and Artistic/Company Director at Accent on Dance. “Our kids are really looking forward to appearing on stage in this timeless family production.”

 

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Lawsuit by ex-employee is latest trouble for Mequon attorney Sarah Laux 12:33 PM

» Brookfield Christian's Ryan Dekker named Teacher of the Year by local radio station 5/20

» Brookfield criticizes state Hotel and Lodging Association proposal 5/19

» Elmbrook Rotary Club looking for more teams for annual Spikes for Tykes fundraiser 5/19

» Brookfield chicken amendment moves on 5/19

» Brookfield to continue chicken talks 5/19

» Annual Brookfield Rummage Daze returns 5/18

» 82-year-old physician sentenced to a year and a day of prison 5/18

» Brookfield Central, East in top 10 high schools in Wisconsin, according to new report 5/14

» Let us know about your Memorial Day event 5/13

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Massive overhaul of area conferences could be afoot 5/13

» Annual parade a source of pride in Elm Grove 5/12

» Dick's Sporting Goods to anchor new Brookfield development 5/12

» Developers break ground at The Corners in the town of Brookfield 5/12

» Winter's not through with us yet 5/12

» Brookfield plan commission moves to ease zoning for small fitness centers 5/12

» Brookfield Barre Code set for grand opening Saturday 5/8

» Groundbreaking ceremony set for The Corners 5/6

» Vacant Brookfield church may soon have new tenants 5/5

» Emerald Ash Borer discovered in Elm Grove 5/5

» Elm Grove woman passes on skating legacy to youth 5/5

» Brookfield officer honored for heroism 5/5

» Two suspects charged with Elm Grove burglaries, thefts 5/4

» Crew claiming to be spring break partiers busted in check fraud scheme 5/4

» Investigation: Family behind collapsed Falls building has a history of neglecting properties Updated:  5/1

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Advertisement

2015 Writing Contest

 

(Click image for details)

Local Business Directory

CONNECT