B-L Elementary Students Wow Audiences With Annie Jr. Performance

B-L Elementary School students left audience members smiling from ear to ear on Saturday, May 18th as they performed the Broadway musical Annie Jr. for crowds at the Lexington County School District Three Fine Arts Center.

 

Students auditioned to be in the play back in January and have been rehearsing and working with acting coaches all throughout the spring semester.

 

The play was directed by B-L Elementary School music teacher Kristen Pugh. Assistant Directors were David LaTorre and Meredith Barfield. Courtney Evans was the choreographer and Karen Wheeler was the set designer.

 

Cast members included:

 

Molly.............................................................................................. Addy Ruff

Kate........................................................................................ Sofia Moreno

Tessie............................................................................................. Ella Cook

Pepper.................................................................................. Cameron Asbill

July.................................................................................... McKenzie Dozier

Duffy................................................................................ Natasha Maroney

Annie...................................................................................... Jessie Eidson

Miss Hannigan................................................................... Payton Hendley

Mr. Bundles......................................................................... Graham Pierce

Apple Seller................................................................................ Lexie Davis

Dogcatcher....................................................................... Shandi Alveshire

Sandy................................................................................... Rebecca Nurse

Officer Ward.......................................................................... John Depew III

Grace Farrell................................................................................ Kylie Price

Drake................................................................................. MyKhail Cannon

Cecille.................................................................................... Irelynn Forrest

Annette................................................................................ Kaylee Rodgers

Mrs. Greer.............................................................................. Gabby Adams

Mrs. Pugh............................................................................... Emily Laswell

Servant/New Yorker.......................................................... Danielle Sturms

Servant/New Yorker........................................................... Kenyatta Jones

Servant/New Yorker.......................................... Peyton-Matison Glowacki

Servant/New Yorker........................................................... Madison Watts

Servant/New Yorker.............................................................. Nevaeh Scott

Servant................................................................................... Deval Peaster

Servant............................................................................... Shaniyah Werts

Oliver Warbucks.................................................................... Nathan Jones

Chauffeur..................................................................................... Dallas Hill

Usherette.......................................................................... Christina Gunter

Rooster............................................................................ Landon Anderson

Lily............................................................................................. Kate Shealy

Bert Healy.......................................................................... MyKhail Cannon

Sound Effects Man.................................................................... Lexie Davis

President Roosevelt.................................................................. Enzo Hayes

Star-to-be............................................................................... Lauren Dozier

Dance Crew ………………………..Hester Grace Covington, Callie McDougall, Kensley Gantt, Tyanna Rowe

Set Crew............................................... DaMarcus Whitt, Ryan Hendricks, Sarah Gonzales, Emily Spires, Myah Hernandez, Melodee Prouse, Maggie Landry, Isabelle Hall

Stage Managers.................................. Madison Herbert, Cailyn McCleskey, Kameryn Levels

Stage Crew............. Michael Farmer, Coleman Swygert, Cade Long