TROY Theatre presents 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

Posted: Tuesday, 22 April 2014

TROY - Troy University's Department of Theatre and Dance will present "A Midsummer Night's Dream," a classic tale by William Shakespeare Thursday – Sunday in the Trojan Center Theater.

Tickets for the event, which runs nightly at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday at 2:30 p.m., are $10 and $5 for student ID holders, and can be purchased in the Trojan Center Theater Box Office or online at www.troytheatre.org.

The play follows the story of four young lovers and a group of novice actors who find themselves lost in a forest unlike anything they've seen. They are thrust into a world fairies, mischievous sprites, spells a man with the head of donkey, and powerful kings and queens.

The cast members include:

    Mortals

  • As Hippolyta, Psacoya Guinn, a senior theatre major from McCalla;
  • As Theseus, Josh Williams, a senior theatre major from Eutaw;
  • As Philostrate, Christian Hardy, a freshman theatre major from Alabaster;
  • As Aegeus, Josh Feemster, a sophomore theatre major from Guntersville;
  • As Hermia, Grace Bailey, a senior theatre major from Bonifay, Fla.;
  • As Demetrius, Chris Charleston, a freshman theatre major from Birmingham;
  • As Lysander, Noah Williams, a freshman theatre major from Huntsville;
  • As Helena, Anna Maria Mollica, a sophomore theatre major from Alabaster;

  • Amazon Woman

  • Jordan New, a sophomore theatre major from Atlanta, Ga.;

  • Theseus' Court

  • Bryan Benfield, a junior theatre major from Huntsville;
  • Meagan Evans, freshman theatre major from Wetumpka;
  • Connor Profitt, a junior theatre major from Tallahassee, Fla.;
  • Hunter Williams, a junior theatre major from Valley;

  • Mechanicals

  • As Peter Quince, Jake Askey, an alumnus and faculty member from Jacksonville, Fla.;
  • As Bottom, Shane Murphy, a senior theatre major from Montgomery;
  • As Snout, Daniel Gilroy, a sophomore theatre major from Enterprise;
  • As Snug, Anthony Carter, a sophomore anthropology major from Troy;
  • As Flute, Baine Ellis, a sophomore theatre major from Harris Co., Ga.;
  • As Starveling, Shelby Steverson, a junior theatre education major from Crestview, Fla

  • Immortals

  • As Puck, Quade Sewell, a senior theatre major from Stone Mountain, Ga.;
  • As Oberon, Jacobi Hall, a senior theatre major from Huntsville;
  • As Titania, Halley Tiefert, a junior theatre major from Leesburg, Ga.;
  • As Peaseblossom, Brooke Johnston, a junior theatre major from Wetumpka;
  • As Cobweb, Connor Murphy-White, a senior theatre and music industry major from Greenville;
  • As Mustard Seed, Kameron Porter, a sophomore theatre major from Atlanta, Ga.;
  • As Moth, Taylor Morgan, a junior theatre major from Slapout;
  • As Mote, Tate Gardner, a third-grade student at Troy Elementary School;

  • Other Beings

  • Jordan Gulledge, a senior theatre/BFA in Dance major from Montgomery;
  • Sarah Hunt, a freshman theatre major from Huntsville;
  • Samantha Scheler, a sophomore theatre and dance major from Montgomery;
  • Bilal Lott, a sophomore theatre major from Headland; and
  • Vincent Rosec, a freshman theatre major from Saint-Lo, France.