Pleasant Valley Middle School goes "Into the Woods"
LINDA KOEHLER/TIMES NEWS Cinderella's evil stepmother (Regan Welkey, 9th grade), Cinderella's father (Zakaria Osman, 8th grade), Cinderella's stepsister Lucinda (Hayley Blanding, 9th grade), Cinderella's stepsister Florinda (Angelica Ramirez, 9th grade), gather around Cinderella (Lisa Bretzger, 9th grade) in a scene from Pleasant Valley Middle School's production of "Into the Woods Jr."
The Pleasant Valley Middle School Drama Club Spring Production presents "Into the Woods Jr.", a funny and engaging look at some of our beloved fairy tales. It is The Brothers Grimm "go Broadway" as Sondheim and Lapine offer up a cockeyed fairy tale where all of our favorite charactersCinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack (and his beanstalk) and The Witchmeet and interact on their journeys.
Directed by Roxanne Scott and assistant director Rollene Gougher, "Into the Woods Jr." gets young people to think about the stories with which they've grown up and the ethical issues raised therein.
The set designs were all made by members of Mrs. Ferrar's PVMS Art Club.
The presentation will be held on Friday, May 11 at 7 p.m. and May 12 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets will be available at the door of the Old Gym at the Middle School, located on Rt. 115, Brodheadsville.