Cast announced for Motlow State theatre department production, Cry-Baby the Musical

 Above are Motlow theatre students, from left, Elizabeth Stambaugh, Zack Hughes, Jachlyne Dobbs, Delaina Black and Edwin Moore. (Photo:  Barr Studios )

Above are Motlow theatre students, from left, Elizabeth Stambaugh, Zack Hughes, Jachlyne Dobbs, Delaina Black and Edwin Moore.
(Photo: Barr Studios)

The cast has been announced for Cry-Baby the Musical, the upcoming Motlow State Community College theatre department production to be performed on the Moore County campus April 13 – 15.

Cast members and their roles are:

Wade “Cry-Baby” Walker - Zack Hughes
Lenora Frigid - Delaina Black
Pepper Walker - Jamie Money
Wanda Woodward - Abby Anderson
Male Drape - Trevor Ivey-Bodman
Mona “Hatchet-Face” - Sarah Clarneau
Dupree W. Dupree - Edwin Moore
Allison Vernon-Williams - Jachlyne Dobbs
Baldwin Blandish - Michael Higdon
Mrs. Vernon-Williams - Elizabeth Stambaugh
Judge Stone - Colton Hargrove                                                            
Whiffle # 1 - Tyler Plumley
Square Girl - Connie Dodson
Whiffle # 2 - Andrew Johnson
Square Teen - Lizzy Kingery
Whiffle #3 - Dave Crutcher
Square Woman - Buffy Davis
Skippy Wagstaff - Kat Hawkins
Nurse - Jessica Loso
Waitress - Jennifer Mills

Cry-Baby the Musical is a rockabilly 1950s comedy based on the Universal Pictures cult film written and directed by John Waters. The rights only recently became available from Musical Theatre International, and the Motlow production will be the regional debut.

The play is directed by Emily Seal, assistant professor of speech and theatre, with support from: Teresa Brown and Vicky Collinsworth, musical directing; Dr. David Bethea, Motlow associate professor of music; Dave Crutcher, Motlow adjunct professor; Teresa Brown, costuming; Abby Anderson and Connie Dodson, choreographing; Kurt Krauss, set designing; and Buffy Davis, makeup and hair.

For reserved seating and additional information, contact Bobbie Spratlin at bspratlin@mscc.edu, or 931-393-1700.