The Emperor’s New Clothes (2001)


written by Ruth Perry
Based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen
Music and Lyrics by Allan Jay Friedman and Paul Francis Webster
Directors: Gerald and Marcy Horst
Music Director: Kari Douma
Pianist: April Noeller
Choreographer: Joan Cooling

July 20, 7:00 PM
July 21, 2:00 PM
July 22, 2:00 PM
July 28, 10:00 AM and 7:00 PM

The Palace Theatre, Vinton

Sponsored by Ketchen, Inc. and The Gilchrist Trust
with additional funding provided by The Iowa Arts Council


Sentry: Travis Hendricks
Becky: Michon Mulder
Vicki: Kali Timmerman
Emperor: Greg Walston
Empress: Marcy Horst
Princess: Erin Horst
Millie: Kaitlin Karrick
Ranger: Dave Timmerman
Dudley: Jeff Cumberlin
Prince Michael: Kordereau Sellers
Dorcas: Kari Douma
Jane: Kelly Robison
Constable: Cody Robison
Lord Mal: Greg Tucker
Lord Mal’s attendants: Patrick Horst, Rob Hanson, Corey Cooling, Dane Peterson
Lord Old: Casey Cooling
Jester: Joan Cooling
Team of Jesters: Emma Horst, Tess Noeller, Megan Horst, Danisha Pladsen, Clare Cooling, Brinkley Gerber, Ashley Strong, Jenna Oldham
Servants/Ladies of the Court: Sarah Springer, Abby Larkin, Rachael Larkin, Kelly Robison
Herald: Greg Douma
Trumpet Player: Blake Hansen