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Edgar Lee Masters' Sppon River Anthology
Adapted by Charles Aidman

Directors: Randi Jennifer Collins Hard and J.W. Morrissette
Musical Director: Tim Schirmer
Scenic Director: Adam Rowe
Lighting Director: Sean Murphy
Costume Designer: Barbara Schoenoff
Technical Director" David G. Dillman

April 11, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21 at 8pm
April 22 at 3pm
Parkland College Theatre

Produced by special permission from Samuel French, Inc.


David Barkley/Aaron Clark*: Ruben Painter, Harry Willmans, Elijah Browning
David Dillman: Fiddler Jones, Willard Fluke, Batterton Dobyns
Hannah Doty*: Rosie Roberts, Emily, Mrs. Purkapile, Mabel Osbourne
Patty Dudley: Pauline Barrett, Mrs. Williams, Hannah Armstrong
Jake Foster*: Statue
Christiana Frosberg*: Nellie Clark, Aner Clute, Wertman
Joshua Gegg*: Statue
Al Heckman: Eugene Carmen, Franklin Jones, Doctor Meyers, Deacon Taylor
Holly Humphrey*: Statue
Reuben Ivy*: Shack Dye, Abel Mallvaney, Frank Drummer
Lisa Krohn: Mrs. Kessler, Amanda Barker, Emily Sparks
Lincoln Machula: Walter Simmons, Enoch Dunlap, Fletcher McGee,
Barnie Hainsfeather
Lindsey Markel: Lydia Puckett, Nancy Knapp, Faith Matheney
Brad Mehrtens: Benjamin Painter, Roscoe Purkapile, Judge Seleh Lively
Breelyn Mehrtens: Margaret Fuller Slack, Lois Spears, Daisy Fraser
Charles Miericke*: Statue
Thom Miller: Higbee, George Gray, Silas Dement, Rev. Sibley
Michelle Mills: Mrs. Benjamin Painter, Anne Rutledge, Minerva Jones,
Mrs. Charles Bliss
Anne Moore*: Russian Sonia, Zilipha Marsh, Mrs. Sibley
Janice Moore: Dora Williams, Ida Frickey, Flossie Cabanis
Mike Prosise: Greene, William, Hoheimer, Petit the Poet, Willie Metcalf
Nick Schneider: Thom Beatty, Alexander Throckmorton, Indignation Jones,
Lucias Atherton
Angela Schneider: Ollie McGee, Mrs. Myers, Lucinda Matlock
Noah Ward*: Searcy Foote, Hod Putt, Henry Phipps
Rob Zaleski*: A.D. Blood, Village Atheist, Hortense Robbins

Rebecca Grosser...Guitar
Bill Kirby...Bass
Laura Sleade...Fiddle
Hilary Valentine...Dulcimer, Penny Whistle

* Theatre Major

Publication Date

Spring 4-11-2007

Production Year


Theatre Location

Harold and Jean Miner Theatre


Champaign, IL


spoon, river, anthology, 2007


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