Wednesday, August 21, 2019
The KM One Act Play Team has been working hard for its upcoming competitions. Some of the team members include, from left: Gabby Thomas, Cassie Gasser and Maddy Larsen.

Circus comes to stage at K-M

The Kasson-Mantorville High School Drama Department is excited to present its 2019 One Act Play Competition show, Everyman in the Circus of Life, adapted by Travis Tyre. A free performance will be given on Friday, Jan. 18, at 7 p.m. in the Minnesota WiFi Performing Arts Center at KMHS.

Prepared as the schools entry into the Minnesota State High School Leagues One Act Play competitiofor 2019, Everyman is a contemporar retelling of the “Everyman morality tales of the medieval era. Travis Tyres adaptation sets the story ithe modern world of the circus The age-old characters are transformeinto modern beings for example, Death is now the circus Ringmaste but the play continues to explorits traditional theme: in the end, who will stand with Everyman in his hour of reckoning?

Directed by Melisa Ferris with student assistant director Ellie Paynter, the show features the acting talents of Annie Buresh, Keana Meneses, Chelsea Pierick, CarsoAbbott, Dane Holmes, Cassie Gasser, Gabby Thomas, Maddy Larsen, Justin Klepel, Aaron Bronk, Gabrielle AlvaradoHannah Brumfield, Peyton Wolf, anRachel Tuma, with understudy anstage crew help from Lydia Gillis, Ellie Paynter, Julia Christenson Alex Buresh, and Aubrey Zea, and the stage crew talents of Matthew O’Brien.

Admission to this performance is free and open to all ages; donations to the KMHS Drama Booster Club are welcome. Because this is a state One- Act play competition show, the entire running time for the performance i35 minutes. Tickets are not required for this production, and all seating will be general admission on a first come basis.


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