Theater department holds auditions for “Blue Stockings”

Play auditions for the show “Blue Stockings” were held after school Nov. 30 and Dec. 1.


Juniors Polly Johnson and Elise Malone practice lines while on stage Nov. 30. Auditions were held after school Nov. 30 with callbacks the following day. photo by Aspen Cherrito

by Aspen Cherrito, Instagram and Facebook Editor

Auditions for the play “Blue Stockings” were held after school Nov. 30 and Dec. 1. Various students and area high school boys auditioned with different monologues and dialogues.

Sophomore Sophia Trozzolo, who also auditioned in “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare: Abridged” last year, is auditioning for “Blue Stockings” this year.

“I am most excited to be apart of a cast again,” Trozzolo said. “This is something I love.”

The play will be shown in the auditorium Thursday, Feb. 15 through Saturday, Feb. 17. Performances will begin at 7:30 p.m. and will be over around 9:30 p.m.  

The complete cast list is below.

Elise Malone and Polly Johnson as Mrs. Welsh

Maura Graham and Bridget Graham as Tess

Aria Utt and Darcie Hingula as Maeve

Nicole Ficklin and Aspen Cherrito as Celia

Elie Roddy and Mia McManamy as Carolyn

Lauren Daugherty and Sophia Trozzolo as Miss Blake

Maggie Dodderidge as Miss Bott

Lia Uhlenhuth as Minnie

Kate Jones as Miss Lindley/Lady in Cafe

Brendan Kiefer as Dr. Maudsley/Billy

Sophie Bunch as Mr. Banks

Kylie Schuster as Edwards

Anna Campbell as Lloyd

Micah Gerstner as Holmes

Eric Leimer as Ralph

Nick Collins as Will

Olivia Matlock as Radleigh

Savannah Nixon as Collins

Ally Terry as Anderson