Thank you so much to everyone who auditioned! We are pleased to announce our cast for Disenchanted!

Snow White – Sagan Drake
Sleeping Beauty – Carmen McCarthy
Cinderella – Jessica King
Mulan/Pocahontas/Jasmine – Sandra Iadipaolo
Belle/Little Mermaid/Rapunzel – Erin Craig
Princess Who Kissed the Frog – Juanita Williams

The director will be in touch with more details regarding first rehearsal etc.

42nd STREET!

Thank you so much to everyone who auditioned! We are so fortunate to have so much talent in our part of the world. 
We are pleased to announce our cast for Eastlight’s production of 42nd Street:

Peggy Sawyer – Tiffany Riech
Dorothy Brock – Dianne Zellmer
Julian Marsh – Todd M. Cook
Billy Lawlor – Rigoberto Ernst
Maggie Jones – Michelle Elam
Bert Barry – Dan Smith
Andy Lee – Ernie Hill
Pat Denning – Joshua Herman
Abner Dillon – Stan Strickler
Ann Reilly (Anytime Annie) – Megan Troglio
Phyllis Dale – Andressa DeSouza
Lorraine Flemming – Darrell Kimbro
Mac – Gary Beall
Oscar – Devin Moore
Doctor – Gary Manier

Chris Boyd
Cara Forbes
Elizabeth Hector
Benjamin Lee
Kathryn Longfellow
Devin Moore
Shannon Orrill
Sarah Roberts
Lexie Vogel
Bryson Wetzler

Lola Biggs
Elizabeth Boyd
Hannah Clark
Olivia Finch
Bailey Kenar
Caroline Kouri
Zoe McDonald
Marshall Parsons
Chloe Schouert
Jenna Sollberger
Bri Wetzler

Our first meeting will be on Thursday, June 7 at 7:00pm at the Fon du Lac Park District Administration building (where auditions were held) 201 Veterans Dr East Peoria IL. At this meeting you will pick up your scripts, be measured for costumes, and get your rehearsal schedule. Please note that we will cast several of our characters out of our ensemble.

Additionally, please bring a check for $35.00 made out to Eastlight Theatre for your script deposit.


Thank you to everyone who came out for Annie auditions. I am always amazed by the talent in the area, especially our kids. It makes the production team’s job very difficult for sure. 
We are pleased to announce our cast for Eastlight’s production of Annie!
Orphans- You start rehearsal this Thursday, April 12 6:45-8pm. You have rehearsal on Friday, April 13 -6:45-8pm. Then again on Saturday, April 14th 3-5pm and Monday, April 16- 7-9pm.
We will have our first cast meeting on Thursday, April 19th at 6:45pm. Orphans & Adult ensemble will stay after to rehearse until 8:30pm. I believe the costumer will be there to get your info on this night also.

Oliver Warbucks – Kevin Wickart
Annie – Lily Carmack
Miss. Hannigan – Carman McCarthy
Grace Wooden – Rachel Wooden
Rooster Hannigan – TBA
Lily – Lacy Papazis
Roosevelt – William Ciardini

ORPHANS: Tessie – Kennedy Custer
Molly – Marley Mills
Pepper – Natalie Bushusen
Duffy – Clara Degenhart
July – Alexis Hawks
Kate – Josie Wooden

ENSEMBLE: (Other roles/solos assigned at rehearsal)
Annie Albright – Boylan Sister, Cecille, NYC, Hooverville-ite
Stephanie Bright – Boylan Sister, Mrs. Pugh, NYC, Hooverville-ite
Delaney Clark – NYC, Maid, Hooverville-ite
Adam Drake – Lt. Ward, NYC, Hooverville-ite, Cabinet Member
Terra Edgell – Boylan Sister, Maid, NYC, Hooverville-ite
Steve Hausler – Bundles McCloskey, Drake, Hooverville-ite, Cabinet Member
Steve Hargis – Bert Healy & Louis Howe
Taylor Porter – Usherette, Maid, Hooverville-ite
Jordan Pruitt – Star to Be, Maid, Hooverville-ite
Katie Swan – NYC, Maid, Hooverville-ite
Josiah Lohrer – Butler, NYC, Hooverville-ite

Ensemble Orphans:
Sabine Alig
Celie Ernst
Emerson Gerth
Francie Mourise
Rachel Paddock
Claire Yoder

Please bring a $35 deposit for your script to the first rehearsal. Cast members please look for our private Facebook group Eastlight Annie 2018.