The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

December 1-5 | Cary Arts Center

The toughest kids in town take over the annual holiday pageant, as Cary Players presents The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, a fun-filled comedy for the whole family. Directed by Debra Grannan and Dan Martschenko, this popular Barbara Robinson show is sure to please audiences looking for a way to kick off the holiday season.

Location and Dates

Location: Cary Arts Center

Dates: December 1-5

Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Monday 7:30 p.m. | Saturday & Sunday 3 p.m.

Tickets: $20 Adults; $18 Students & Seniors, $17 Groups of 10+ | Door Price: $20

The Cast

The Adults

Grace Bradley……….Melissa Marinello
Bob Bradley……….Dan Bain
Helen Armstrong……….Carlton Watkins
Edna McCarthy……….Chelsey Winstead
Irma Slocum……….Camille Watson
Mrs. Clark……….Erica Heilmann
Mrs. Clausing……….Abby Jordan
Reverend Hopkins……….Randy Jordan
Fireman #1……….Charles Robson
Fireman #2……….Phil Kruh

The Kids
 
Beth Bradley……….Hannah Smith
Charlie Bradley……….Owen Hopkins
Imogene Herdman……….Marleigh Purgar-McDonald
Gladys Herdman……….Rachel Holsopple
Ralph Herdman……….Jonathan Knapp
Leroy Herdman……….Austin Harger
Claude Herdman……….Jacob Larkins
Ollie Herdman……….Vincent Larkins
Alice Wendleken……….Kyndall Boxell
Maxine……….Sydney Mitchell
Elmer Hopkins……….Ryan Cawley
Hobie Clark……….Sawyer Mellon
David……….Samuel Rutherford
Beverly……….Natalie Heilmann
Doris……….Lucy Andreev
Baby Angel Shirley……….Sofia Unger
Baby Angel Juanita……….Alice Yun
Angel Choir……….Elizabeth Kalland
Angel Choir……….Nate Marinello
Angel Choir……….Arel Marsh
Angel Choir……….Aren Marsh
Angel Choir……….Ethan Snook

Production Staff/Crew

Production Team

Directors Debra Grannan, Dan Martschenko
Producers Chris Berg, Jeri Summer
Stage Manager Dustin Britt
Set Designer/Master Carpenter Bob Grannan
Lighting Designer Liz Droessler
Costume Designer Rachel McKay
Props Designer/Deck Crew Chief Ami Kirk-Jones
Sound Engineer Bob Kulow
Music Director Julia Fair
Fight Choreographer Steve Whetzel
Fight Captain Phil Kruh
Lighting Operator/Proofreader Barbara Corbin
Assistant Stage Manager Tyson H. Jones
Set Engineer Ian Robson
Finance Manager Chris McKittrick
Set Graphic Artist Miyuki Su
Media Graphic Artist Elyse Darling
Sound Assistant Kevin Boxell
House Manager Jennifer Bedford
Contest Assistant Melissa Simmons
Photography Rob Byron
Hair & Makeup Assistants Abby Jordan, Maya Martschenko, Hayden Riner
Deck Crew Lia Fitzgerald, Betsy Holsopple, Nicola Lefler, Sean Malone, Julie Weber
Set & Paint Crew Pete Bucki, Jon Dietz, Carole Kelly, Todd Houseknecht, Debra Grannan, Ami Kirk-Jones, Phil Lowden, Jenny Robinson, Jenny Robson, Julie Weber, Scott Peters, Sharon Galluzzo, Michael Lefler