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Like You Like It
April 25, 7:30 pm-9:00 pm
The State Fair Community College Theatre Arts program will present the musical comedy “Like You Like It” April 25-29 in the Stauffacher Theatre on the Sedalia campus.
It is 1985, and the brand new Arden Mall is hosting a high school dance. Bookworm Rosalind wants to go with varsity wrestler Orlando, but she has never had the courage to talk to him. To get closer to Orlando, Rosalind hatches a plan and ends up complicating the lives of three couples as well as her relationship with Orlando.
Filled with memorable 1980s inspired tunes, this feel-good musical ends “like you like it” if you are willing to take the risk of being yourself. The performance is rated PG-13 for mild language.
Regular performances will be at 7:30 p.m. April 25-28; admission is $6. Tickets are $15 for an April 28 dinner theatre in the Goddard Gallery hallway; dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. The dinner theatre menu is available by calling the Box Office at (660) 530-5814 from noon to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
SFCC students and employees receive free admission, and cost of the dinner theatre for them is $10. Special group rates are available for both regular performances and dinner theatre.
A matinée will be presented at 2 p.m. April 29. Anyone 60 or older will be admitted free.
Rosalind Duke / Corey – Hannahmaye Doster, Odessa
Orlando Bateman – Adam Segura, Kansas City
Celia Duke / Ladonna – Jana Osborne, Pleasant Hill
Oliver Bateman – Logan Scott, Sedalia
Walter “Touchtone” James – Connor Marshall, Odessa
Audrey Shepherd – Tessa Luechtefeld, Warrensburg
Sylvie Feldman – Lauren Dowell, Odessa
Phil Lipschitz – Gavin Eichler, Lincoln
Jackie West – Alia Stepney, Columbia
Freshman/Ensemble – Dakota Swain, Lowry City
Mallory /Ensemble – Regan Smith, Odessa
Tiffany/Ensemble – Alex Swords, Sedalia
Ensemble – Alyce Wilson, Eldon; Maryanne E. Henley, California;
Tyler Singer, Odessa; Abby Withers, Sedalia
Director – Eric Yazell, SFCC Theatre Arts program coordinator and instructor
Technical Director – Tim Wells, SFCC instructor
Costumer/Box Office Assistant – Kim Windle, SFCC staff
Vocal Director – Kevin Holbert, Sedalia
Assistant Director – Alyce Wilson, Eldon
Stage Manager – Victoria Stowell, Sedalia
Assistant Stage Manager/Crew – Alecia Bennett, Blue Springs
Choreography – Anna Crumley-Nelson, Studio A Dance Conservatory
Choreography Assistants – Reese Twenter-Morris, Sedalia; Gavin Eichler, Lincoln
Hair and Makeup Design – Lauren Dowell, Odessa
Hair Consultants – Danni Baldwin and Lindsay Riley, Sedalia
Properties – Victoria Stowell, Sedalia; Chris Opatrny-Yazell, Warrensburg
Light Board Operator – Alicia Eldred, Windsor
Hair and Makeup Crew – Regan Smith, Odessa
Sound Board Operator – Alex Contreras, Sedalia
Running Crew – Jerdan Hostetler, Knob Noster; Claire England, Sedalia
Costume Crew – Regan Smith and Lauren Dowell, Odessa; Gavin Eichler, Lincoln; Lauren Dowell, Odessa
Set Construction/Painters – Victoria Stowell, Sedalia; Tyler Singer, Odessa; Logan Scott, Sedalia; Alecia Bennett, Blue Springs; Dakota Swain, Lowry City; Maryanne E. Henley, California; Connor Marshall, Odessa; Jana Osborne, Pleasant Hill; Hannahmaye Doster, Odessa; Alyce Wilson, Eldon; Tessa Luechtefeld, Noah Summitt, and Judd McNeil, all of Warrensburg
Band Director/Keyboards – Jan Sproles, Sedalia
Drums – Tony Schneider, Sedalia
Guitar – Clay Clear, Sedalia