VHS readies ‘Disney’s Beauty and the Beast’


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Taking part in a dress rehearsal for a Versaille’s High School production of “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” are, left to right, back: Silly Girls Olivia Bruening, 18, daughter of Mary and Joe Bruening, Erin Luft, 14, daughter of Janise and Andrew Luft, Cali Groff, 16, daughter of Chris and Denise Groff; playing Lumiere, Mason DeMange, 18, son of Ken and Angie DeMange, Babette, played by Lauren Durham, 16, daughter of Beth and Todd Durham, Gaston played by Isaac Buschur, 18, son of Jacob and Linda Buschur, LeFou played by Kyle Wuebker, 16, son of Allan and Sarah Wuebker, and Wardrobe played by Abigail White, 17, daughter of Ron and Rachael White. Front: Maurice played by Quincy Baltes, 18, son of Marvin and Nichole Baltes, and Belle played by Megan VanSkyock, 18, daughter of Shaun and Amy VanSkyock.

Taking part in a dress rehearsal for a Versaille’s High School production of “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” are, left to right, back: Silly Girls Olivia Bruening, 18, daughter of Mary and Joe Bruening, Erin Luft, 14, daughter of Janise and Andrew Luft, Cali Groff, 16, daughter of Chris and Denise Groff; playing Lumiere, Mason DeMange, 18, son of Ken and Angie DeMange, Babette, played by Lauren Durham, 16, daughter of Beth and Todd Durham, Gaston played by Isaac Buschur, 18, son of Jacob and Linda Buschur, LeFou played by Kyle Wuebker, 16, son of Allan and Sarah Wuebker, and Wardrobe played by Abigail White, 17, daughter of Ron and Rachael White. Front: Maurice played by Quincy Baltes, 18, son of Marvin and Nichole Baltes, and Belle played by Megan VanSkyock, 18, daughter of Shaun and Amy VanSkyock.


VERSAILLES — Versailles High School will present its spring musical, “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast,” in the Versailles Performing Arts Center, 280 Marker Road, April 14-16.

Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. April 14, 15 and 16 and at 3 p.m., April 16. There are limited tickets available at $10.50 for evenings and $8.50 for the matinee. They are avalaible at http://vtigers.seatyourself.biz/.

The cast features 57 Versailles students:

Mitchell Rawlins as the beast; Megan VanSkyock, Belle; Isaac Buschur, Gaston; Mason DeMange, Lumiere; Andrew Heckman, Cogsworth; Chloe Rawlins, Mrs. Potts; Abigail White, wardrobe; Lauren Durham, Babette; Quincy Baltes, Maurice; Kyle Wuebker, LeFou; Keegan Rismiller, Chip; Olivia Bruening, Cali Groff and Erin Luft, silly girls; Samuel Eiting, Monsieur D’Arque; Chelsea Groff, enchantress; Brody Hyre, bookseller; Joel Turpen, baker; and Isaac White, young beast.

Chorus members are Lucy Prakel, Grace Carman, Emma York, Megan Rismiller, Cassie Turner, L.J. Keihl, Tessa Tyo, Anna Groff, Conner Reed, Michael Hemmelgarn, Amber Barga, Meladi Brewer, Claire Grillot, Courtney Batten, Dana rose, Lauren Menke, Matthew Cromwell, isabel Rawlins, Matthew Francis, Ben Harshbarger, Derek Rauh, Evan VanSkyock, Collin Rismiller and Brynn Briscoe.

In the children’s chorus are Marcus Briscoe, Max McKibben, Devin Thobe, Tony Moorman, Tyler Barga, Andrew Wuebker,Collin Batten, Michael Menke, Wyatt Fitzwater, Corynn Goubeaux, Caroline Anthony, Ruthie Smith, Danielle Francis and Erica Paul.

For information, call 937-526-5276.

Taking part in a dress rehearsal for a Versaille’s High School production of “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” are, left to right, back: Silly Girls Olivia Bruening, 18, daughter of Mary and Joe Bruening, Erin Luft, 14, daughter of Janise and Andrew Luft, Cali Groff, 16, daughter of Chris and Denise Groff; playing Lumiere, Mason DeMange, 18, son of Ken and Angie DeMange, Babette, played by Lauren Durham, 16, daughter of Beth and Todd Durham, Gaston played by Isaac Buschur, 18, son of Jacob and Linda Buschur, LeFou played by Kyle Wuebker, 16, son of Allan and Sarah Wuebker, and Wardrobe played by Abigail White, 17, daughter of Ron and Rachael White. Front: Maurice played by Quincy Baltes, 18, son of Marvin and Nichole Baltes, and Belle played by Megan VanSkyock, 18, daughter of Shaun and Amy VanSkyock.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2016/04/web1_SDN041316BeautyBeast.jpgTaking part in a dress rehearsal for a Versaille’s High School production of “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” are, left to right, back: Silly Girls Olivia Bruening, 18, daughter of Mary and Joe Bruening, Erin Luft, 14, daughter of Janise and Andrew Luft, Cali Groff, 16, daughter of Chris and Denise Groff; playing Lumiere, Mason DeMange, 18, son of Ken and Angie DeMange, Babette, played by Lauren Durham, 16, daughter of Beth and Todd Durham, Gaston played by Isaac Buschur, 18, son of Jacob and Linda Buschur, LeFou played by Kyle Wuebker, 16, son of Allan and Sarah Wuebker, and Wardrobe played by Abigail White, 17, daughter of Ron and Rachael White. Front: Maurice played by Quincy Baltes, 18, son of Marvin and Nichole Baltes, and Belle played by Megan VanSkyock, 18, daughter of Shaun and Amy VanSkyock.

Staff report