Knob Noster students to present drama showcase

April 17, 2013

The Knob Noster High School Drama Department will present a drama showcase at 7 p.m. Thursday in the high school gymnasium. The showcase features performances of the reader’s theater script “The Legend of Slappy Hooper” by Aaron Sheppard and the one-act play, “The Old Cookie Shop” by Joe M. Charles. The evening will end with the presentation of speech and drama awards for the year.

The reader’s theater, “The Legend of Slappy Hooper,” was taken to competition at State Fair Community College in March and received fifth place at districts. The cast includes Brittany Gilbert, Aimee Binder, Kirsten Orndoff and Jessica Axton.

The one-act play cast includes Annelise Overturf, Lauren Lustig, Bryanna Brown, Ashley Meierhofer, Matt Lyons, Micheal Williams and Charles Gardner.

Both productions are directed by Don Gill and assisted by Liz Stafford. For ticket information or for any questions, call 660-563-2283.