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I want to thank all who auditioned. With so many talented performers, this was an extremely difficult process. I could have cast this show several times over. If you were not cast, please continue to audition.

Pruella Centers

Cast for Leading Ladies
Leo – Alex Johnston
Jack – Zachary Centers
Meg – Dusti Arab
Duncan – Dan Harry
Florence – Janine Stassens
Audrey – Jeananne Kelsey
Doc – Fred Sherrill
Butch – TBA


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 2014 CAST Summer Camps

“I’ve always believed the stage to be the perfect ‘play’ ground for the imagination!”
Jeanna Van Dyke, Director of CAST

Started by Don Cleland, Theatre In The Grove’s Summer theatre camps have been serving young actors for over 25 years. The students meet for three and one half hours each day for two weeks. During that time, the actors will be exploring the art of the stage through theatre games, exercises and improvisation and creating their own original play. On the last day of the session, the theatre will hold a free public performance featuring the work of the young actors.

Camp 1: Grades 1-3 June 16-27* 8:30am to Noon Instructor: Jeanna Van Dyke

Camp 2: Musical Theatre! Grades 4-12 June 16-27 * 1:00pm to 4:30pm Instructor: Jeanna Van Dyke

Camp 3: Grades 2-5 July 14 – 25* 8:30am to Noon Instructor: Don Cleland

Camp 4: Grades 6-12 July 14 – 25* 1:00pm to 4:30pm Instructor: Don Cleland

REGISTRATION: All Sessions: $120. Camp sizes are limited. Registration is on a FIRST COME/FIRST SERVED basis. Payment is due at the time of registration.**
To register, please click here.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Jeanna Van Dyke at or call 503-359-5349.

*No camp on Friday of the first week. Camp performance will be on the Friday of the second week.
**No refunds after June 1, 2014.

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2014 CAST Summer Playhouse

CAST Playhouse is in its fifth year and provides a free opportunity for the young to be involved in an educational theatrical production. This year, the playhouse will feature two musicals, one for children from age 6 to 12, and one for teens, as well as one non-musical play.

No audition is necessary, children need only register.

For more information for the CAST Playhouses, call 503-359-5349.

To register for the CAST Playhouses, please click here.


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Following is the cast for Theatre in the Grove’s production of

Sky – James Grimes
Sarah Brown – Carly Wasserstien
Nathan – Michael Rouches
Adelaide – Jennifer Yamashiro
Nicely Nicely – Brandon Weaver
Benny Southstreet – Justin Canfield
Harry the Horse – Tom Robbinson
Big Jule – Rod Burt
Arvide Abernathy – Darrell Baker
Rusty Charlie – Tanner Norbury
Lt. Brannigan – Chuck Weed
Liver Lips Louie – Michael Dona
Angie the Ox – Mark Ferris
Joey Biltmore – Julio Montelongo
Scranton Slim -Mark Putnam
General Matilda B. Cartwright – Robin Michaels

Hot Box Girls

1. Madeline Rouches
2. Jeananne Kelsey
3. Dusti Arab
4. TBA

Save-A-Soul Mission Ladies

Agatha – Carole Golart
Beth Self
Genny Gregory

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