1978-1979 Season

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12th Season

The Little Hut

Production Dates: Apr 30 - May 2, 1979

Cast

Henry: David Kienzle
Susan: Linda Nickle
Phillip: David Matthews
A Stranger: John Bookout
Monkey: Chris Lisle

Production Staff

Director: Harry Blundell
Assistant Director: Jim Plumlee
Set Crew: John Bookout, Sharon Bookout, Linda Nickle, Gwen Ott
Lighting Crew: Gwen Ott
Property Crew: Charles Robinson, Sharon Bookout
Sound Crew: Jim Plumlee
  • This is the first time the Arts Center of the Ozarks has produced this show.

Nightwatch

Production Dates: Mar 1-4, 1979

Cast

Elaine Wheeler: Lee Ann Swanda
John Wheeler: Randy Bame
Helga: Ann Freeman
Blanche Cook: Sandra Severson
Curtis Appleby: Stephen Taylor
Patrolman Vanelli: Steve Matthews
Lt. Walker: Dwight Dexter
Sam Hoke: George Kelly
Dr. Tracy Lake: Corinne Nicoll

Production Staff

Director: Harry Blundell
Assistant Director: Alice Baskin
Designer: Kathi Blundell
Prop Crew: Martha Farriester, Linda Nickle
Set Crew: Ann Freeman, Harry Blundell, Jeff Finn, Corinne Nicoll, Steve Matthews, Lee Ann Swanda
Costumes: Mary Nell Plumlee
Light Crew: Danny Cameron
Sound Crew: Jim Plumlee
Box Office & Publicity: Maribeth Berryman, Valerie Rhine
Makeup: Pat Edwards, George Kelly
  • This is the first time the Arts Center of the Ozarks has produced this show.

The Odd Couple

(First dinner theatre production in the new ACO auditorium)

Production Dates: Nov 6-8, 1978

Cast

Speede: Charles Robinson
Murray: Jerry Smith
Vinnie: George Kelly
Roy: David Kienzle
Oscar Madison: Larry Shank
Felix Unger: Harry Blundell
Gwendolyn Pigeon: Gwendolyn Ott
Cecily Pigeon: Lee Ann Swanda

Production Staff

Director/Designer: Kathi Blundell
Assistant Director: Julie Ward
Technical Director: Harry Blundell
Set Crew: Stephen Taylor, Jim Farriester, Randy Bame
Light Crew: Rick Ray
Sound Crew: Randy Bame
Property Crew: Martha Farriester, Virginia Wilson, Mary Nell Plumlee, Sheila Riggins, Alice Baskin
Production Manager/Program Design: Maribeth Berryman


Other ACO Productions

Greensleeves Magic

(last production in the converted church building at ACO)

Production Dates: Sep 15-17, 1978

Cast

King: Charles Robinson
Queen: Mary McCully
Miranda: Jewel Hugo
Matilda: Julie Ward
Mary: Paula Thompson
Fitzsneeze: Gary Thornton
Greensleeves: Randy Bame
Farmer: [[Scott
Tailor: [[Mike
Sailor: David Jeffery
Peasants: Don Brody, Jr., Kathy Russell, Rick Ray, Jeff Finn, Pam Bowlin,
Robin Lee, Chris Lines, Tom Russell

Production Staff

Production Director: Harry Blundell
Production Designer: Kathi Blundell
Assistant Director: Alice Baskin
Lighting Technician: Kathryn Struebing
Musical Consultant: Geneva Powers
Set Construction Assistant: David Kienzle
Costume Assistant: Mary Nell Plumlee
Box Office/Publicity, Cover Design: Maribeth Berryman
  • This is the first time the Arts Center of the Ozarks has produced this show.

Anything Goes

Production Dates: July 10, 11, 13-15, 1978

Cast

Elisha J. Whitney: Porter Stone
Steward: Jim Plumlee
Reporter: Kathryn Struebing
Cameraman: Mark Jones
Sir Evelyn Oakleigh: Wes George
Hope Harcourt: Regina Hopper
Mrs. Harcourt: Betsy Penix
Bishop: Charles Robinson
Ching: Gwendolyn Ott
Ling: CAtherine Jackson
Reno Sweeney: Sandra Singletary
Chastity: Patrice Singletary
Charity: Kathy Higgins
Virtue: Tammy Harris
Purity: Jana Jordon
Billy Crocker: Brent Winborn
Moonface Martin: Harry Budd
Bonnie: Donna Zurborg
Sailor: Danny Cameron
Captain: George Kelly
Girl#1: Bonnie Higgins
Girl#2: Amanda Gross
Girl#3: Vivian Worthy

Passengers and Crew of the S.S. America

Pat Singletary, Jay Singletary, Steve Matthews, John Bookout, Lyle Rupert,
Ellen Crouthers, Joanne Franco, Julie Ward, Judy Mackey, Janet Brown,
Debbie Hudson, Ruth Ann Robinson, Jenee Vinnola, Loritta Simmons, Kathy Kiehl,
Karen Calhoun, Carol Miller, Clara Hunton

Orchestra

Trumpet: Chuck Goss
Trombone: Jeanette Cowherd
Saxophone: Nina Erikson
Oboe: Chantry Smith
Clarinet: Bonnie Hardiman
Bass: Tom Worthy
Percussion: James Robinson
Piano: Cathy Crouch

Production Staff

Production Director: Harry Blundell
Musical Director: Steve LaMastus
Choreographer: Toby Jorgenson
Scenic Designer: Kathi Blundell
Costume Designer: Glenda Roddey
Assistant Director: Martha Farriester
Technical Director: Stephen Taylor
Stage Manager: Jim Farriester
Rehearsal Accompanist: Kathy Barnes
Box Office and Publicity: Maribeth Berryman
Lighting Crew: Zach Tackett, Mike Brandkamp, Mike Smith, Jeff Justis, David Means,
Collen Roddey
Properties Crew: Martha Farriester, Kay Russel, Cindy Stofflet, Sharon Bookout
Costume Crew: Brenda Boyd, Kathy Russell, Florence Venables, Loritta Simmons, Vivian Worthy,
Terry Ritchey, Kathy Carter, Judy Shinall
Set Crew: Stephen Taylor, Kathi Blundell, Harry Blundell, Cindy Stofflet, Mike Smith,
Jeff Justis, Chris Lines, Brad Newland, Randy Bame

Other ACO Productions

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