This year’s Middle School musical, The Phantom Tollbooth, Jr., will take center stage in Founders Hall on Thursday, May 23rd at 7 p.m.
The show, which will be performed by the MS Musical Theater Class, traces the exploits of Milo, who travels through a magical tollbooth and finds himself in the midst of a quarrel between the kings of Dictionopolis and Digitopolis – who are sparring over whether words or numbers are more important.
The talented cast includes (in alphabetical order):
Margaret Bailey (Princess of Sweet Rhyme / Lethargian)
Roman Berger (Tock)
Campbell Blake (Demon 1 / Lethargian / Citizen of Dictionopolis)
Kailtlin Blount (Demon 2 / Lethargian / Miner)
Ava Bourneuf (Friend / Narrator 1 / Miner)
Sal D’Agostino (King / Lethargian)
Henry D’Andrea (Whether Man / Citizen of Dictionopolis / Miner)
Riley Donner (Friend / Narrator 2 / Citizen of Dictionopolis)
Colette Gentile (Mathemagician / Lethargian)
Alexandra Genua (Demon 3 / Queen / Lethargian)
Vikrant Hajarnavis (Toll Collector / Guard / Citizen of Dictionopolis)
Isla Johnston (Lethargian / Miner)
Adin Kasmin (Azaz / Lethargian)
Emma Kneebone (Princess of Sweet Reason / Lethargian)
Jack Kornett (Friend / Narrator 3 / Miner)
Danica Rosenbloom (Demon 4 / Citizen of Dictionopolis / Lethargian)
Jonah Tinkelman (Friend / Narrator 4 / Citizen of Dictionopolis)
Kevin Tone (Milo)
Alex Turben (Demon 5 / Lethargian / Miner)
Richard Zhang (Friend / Narrator 5 / Citizen of Dictionopolis)
The stage manager is Brooks Limbert.