Sometimes she's too big. Or much too small. Sometimes things are backwards. And there's always too much pepper in the soup! Nothing is quite right since Alice chased a very unusual White Rabbit and stumbled into an adventure that grows curiouser and curiouser. One of the greatest childhood fantasies ever is captured in a colorful production adapted from Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Lewis Dylan Francis Marshal VandenOever Rose Hayden Francis Madison VandenOever Lorina Amorette Aryee Ryan Clark Robin Jennifer Behret Haley Holmberg Bekah Ragsdale Professor Charles Harry Hackett Ludwig Dodgson Andy Hoeckele Alice Caleigh Derreberry Annie Hope Katherine Lambert Aryn Melton Edith, Alice’s Sister Linzi Prpich Hannah Twiggs White Rabbit Ashley Barone Heather Whitfield Cheshire Cat Elizabeth Parmer Paige Shuffler Duchess Dylynne Dodson Kaitlin Killeen Rachel Wagner Queen of Hearts Monique Leaphart Tory Pugh Katie Van Laningham King of Hearts Nathaniel Gesualdo Matthew Mulkey Chris Suddeth Mad Hatter Trip Collins Chris Heraghty March Hare John Bates Gabby Beteag Dormouse Jessica Biddy Gabrielle Peer Laura Peer Blair Rector Second Cousin to the Jerry Oberholtzer Queen, twiceremoved, 3 rows back Mock Turtle Gryphon Caterpillar Knave Cook Fish Footman Frog Footman Bill Pat George Executioner Eaglet Young Crab Duck Dodo Mama Crab Puppy Lory Mouse Pigeon Cards/Flowers/Jurors Jessica Ezell Cecily Tartaglione Heather Turner Noelle Barrett Tyler Holt Sarah Killeen CJ Parmer Rebecca Twiggs Ashley Dawson Javier Prusky Emily Arvidson Allison Garner Alessa Walle Justina Wells Will Medina Kimberly Van Laningham Carter Mills Nicole Encardes Maggie DuVall Casey Burns Ethan Jones Conner Behret Liam Collins Symone Boyd Abigail Clancy Allie Jones Amara Ede Taylor Foster Walt Gaines Karrah Schuster Ashley Taylor Philip Dohn Jacob Parmer Ian Merrill Teagan Merrill Grayce Rector Megan Spangler Kathleen Stewart Halle VandenOever Amoretta Aryee (Lorina) is thirteen years old and has been performing speeches and acting for six years. This is her first time acting at NLT. Emily Arvidson (Cook) has been a part of countless shows here at NLT. She'd like to thank the best boyfriend in the world, Sean Anderson, for loving her even though she never gets to see him. Laura "Noelle" Barrett (Gryphon) would like everyone to know that Alice in Wonderland is her favorite book and she is thrilled to be able to call this her third production at New London Theatre. <3 John Bates (March Hare) has been active in the theatre world for seven years and was most recently seen in a role as 'Freddy' in "King Grizzlebeard". He'd like to thank his girlfriend for her support. Conner Behret (Eaglet) is 5 years old and this is his second NLT production. Thank you and enjoy the show. Jennifer Behret (Robin) is 15 years old and this is her seventh play. She would like to thank her friends for supporting her. Gabby Beteag (March Hare) is appearing in her tenth show at NLT. She is glad to be back working amongst some of her closest friends. When she's not acting, she enjoys playing guitar and singing. Jessica Biddy (Dormouse) is appearing for the first time in a play. She enjoys singing and dancing at home in front of her family and loves cheerleading. Abigail Clancy (Young Crab) is appearing in her theatrical debut! She is in 5th grade and enjoys photography, reading and creative writing. Ryan Clark (Lorina) has been acting for over 3 years, but this is her first time acting at NLT. She is also interested in dancing. Liam Collins (Eaglet) is making his theatrical debut in NLT’s 2010 production of “Alice in Wonderland.” Away from the stage, he is a cub scout and martial artist, and he loves eating candy. Trip Collins (Mad Hatter) was discovered by NLT outside under a Hello Kitty comforter, listening repeatedly to the 2nd movement of Mozart’s 20th piano concerto. This is his first show with NLT and he looks forward to more shows and sleeping outside. Ashley Dawson (Knave) is appearing in her fifth show here at NLT, and she's extremely excited to be a part of Alice. Enjoy the show! Caleigh Derreberry (Alice) is appearing in her eighth play with NLT, it is the first time she's found anything but dirt at the bottom of a rabbit hole. She would like to thank her parents. Dylynne Dodson (Duchess) is 12 years old and is extremely excited about being in her first production with a ton of great cast members. Thanks! Philip Dohn (Pigeon) is ten years old and in 4th grade. His favorite food is tacos. Amara Ede (Dodo Bird) is a Senior at Brookwood High School. She is elated to be in this show. She thoroughly hopes you enjoy the show and come again next weekend. Nicole Encardes (Pat) has been in two plays with New London before and is happy to be back! This show is amazing, so enjoy it! Jessica Ezell (Mock Turtle) is 13 years old and is thrilled to be in her 3rd production with New London Theatre. She thanks you for coming. Dylan Francis (Lewis) has been acting for about 7 years. His favorite sport is swimming. Hayden Francis (Rose) is so excited for her first production at NLT. She wants to thank her mom and dad for taking her to rehearsals and her aunt for helping her with her audition. Walt Gaines (Puppy) is in the third grade. He found a passion to be on stage while doing a few skits at church. He loves to make people laugh and enjoys baseball and hockey. This is his first time at NLT. Nathaniel Gesualdo (King of Hearts) is appearing in his third play with NLT. He would like to wish his fellow cast members good luck and thank God and his family for their support and love. Chris Heraghty (Mad Hatter) has been in several shows at NLT. He hopes to be in many more shows and thanks his family, his friends and God for their support. Andy Hoeckele (Professor Charles Ludwig Dodgson) is appearing in his 5th production for NLT. He has previously appeared in “Fools”, in the One Act Plays, “Why do we Laugh?” and “The Sandbox”, then in “A Slight Case Of Murder”. Haley Holmberg (Robin) is so happy to be a part of the New London family and can’t wait to be in more shows with New London! Tyler Holt (Gryphon) is appearing in his first Will Medina (Frog Footman) is appearing play with NLT and is grateful to Teagan and in his first play at New London Theatre. A everybody else for this opportunity. Sophomore at Central Gwinnett, he enjoys Annie Hope (Alice) is a Senior at Brookwood photography, skateboarding every now and High School and loves chorus! Shout outs to then, movies and hanging out. her BFF Amara Ede! Aryn Melton (Alice) is SUPER excited for Allie Jones (Duck) is appearing in her first her first NLT production, and wants to thank show at NLT and wants everyone else to Teagan for casting her. She has loved know that she is THE DUCK. The Mighty performing forever and also wants to thank Ducks have nothing on her! her family for supporting her. Ethan Jones (Executioner) is eight years old Carter Mills (Bill) has never been in a play and this is his fifth play at NLT. He really before. He can't think of anything to say likes acting. Enjoy the show! so...yay Teagan and Robyn and thanks Mike Ezra Jones (Card/Flower/Juror) is six years for your inspiration! old and is performing for the second time at Matthew Mulkey (King of Hearts) is NLT. He attends Kindergarten at Gwin Oaks appearing in his very first performance since Elementary. he was six where he was a butler with no Kaitlin Killeen (Duchess) has been in two speaking parts! He is very excited and other plays, Cinderella and Charlotte's Web. thanks everyone that encouraged him to be a She is very glad to be in this production! king! :) Sarah Killeen (Gryphon) has been in Cinderella as the evil step sister. She is in acting class in school. Acting is the love of her life and she hopes you enjoy the show. Katherine Lambert (Alice) is acting for the first time at New London Theatre, but she has been acting for about four years now. She wants to thank Teagan for being absolutely amazing! Jerry Oberholtzer (Second Cousin to the Queen, twice-removed, 3 rows back) is making his debut performance on the New London Theatre stage. As Mayor of Snellville, Jerry is a staunch supporter of NLT. CJ Parmer (Caterpillar) is ecstatic to be in his fourth show at NLT. In addition to NLT, he has also performed with On Stage Monroe and Master's Academy of Fine Arts. Enjoy! Jacob Parmer (Pigeon) is 10 years old and has been homeschooled all his life. This is his second production with NLT. He has also done shows with MAFA and On Stage Monroe. Elizabeth Parmer (Cheshire Cat) is a homeschooled Junior and is uber excited to be a feline in her fourth show at NLT. Enjoy your adventure through Wonderland! You are AWESOME, Teagan! Robyn Parmer (Stage Manager) is a homeschooling mom of four. This is her fourth show with NLT and she is really enjoying working behind the scenes for a change. Enjoy the show! Gabrielle Peer (Dormouse) is in the fifth grade and enjoys reading, piano, and horseback riding. This is her second play with NLT and she is very excited. Laura Peer (Dormouse) is in kindergarten and loves ballet and singing. This is her first NLT play and she loves the theatre already! Linzi Prpich (Edith) is 13 years old and has been dancing for 9 years. She enjoys just having a good time. She is so excited to be a part of her first play this year. Javier Prusky (Knave) is excited about this production. According to Kaitlin, he is the best person in the world. He agrees. Anyways Javier loves acting. Disfruten el show! Bekah Ragsdale (Robin, Frog Footman) has been with New London Theatre for quite some time now. She loves having this and dancing as her outlets! Thanks Teagan for casting me! Peace!!! Grayce Rector (Card/Juror) goes to McConnell Middle School. This is her 4th show, She plays 5th card. I love NLT! Shout Outs Philip you are awesome! We love you! Your Family! Ms. Teagan is the best! I can only dream of being like her! Love, Kaitlin Killeen Monique, We love you so much and are so proud of you! Love, Mom, Dad & Lexi 'Now is the winter of our discontent, made glorious summer by this son of York!' Momma, Daddy, G-mama, G-daddy, Nana and Papa. Love ya. Eat some noodles and be healthy. Break a leg Grayce & Blair Rector. Love, Mom & Dad Break a leg Katie! I know you will enjoy playing the Queen of Hearts. I love you sister! - Kimberly Break a leg Abigail! We love you! Mom, Dad and Aidan Once more into the breach my fellow New Londoners, once more. Gabrielle & Laura Peer You two are the cutest Thespians we Amorette, We love you! Break a leg! Mom know. We are so proud. & Dad Love, Gamce & Poppa Jessica, The cutest little dormouse in the house. We love you! Mema, Pop & Mom To Our Mad Hatter: Keep up the crazy. You are our shining star in a family full of glistening squares! Let us be corny for a moment, we love you, break a leg, and whatever you do, don't say McB! Once again, keep up the crazy! Love, Mommy, Nikki, George & Colin Bug Congratulations to the cast & Crew! Thanks for everything you do to keep the arts alive in Snellville, and for making acting in 'Alice In Wonderland' such a wonderful experience. Love, Caleigh Gabrielle & Laura: Break a leg little Dormouse! We love you both so much, Mommy & Daddy Break a leg Madison, Marshall, and Halle! Love, Emma & Cooper We are so proud of you Mad, Mars, & Hal! Mom & Dad Congratulations Ashley Taylor! We are so proud of you! You are so special to us and we love you so much. You did an awesome job! Love, Mom & Dad Haley, We're so proud of you! Great job in everything you do. Love Mom & Dad A big shout out to Kaitlin and Sarah Killeen and the Killeen family. You guys are amazing! Thank you! Will Medina Cecily, We are so proud of you! Break a Leg! Break a Leg Nicole We Love You!!!!!!!! Producer Director Stage Manager Asst. Stage Manager Costume Supervisor Co-Costumers Set Design Lighting Design Light & Sound Operator House Manager Photographer Marketing/Publicity Logo/Artwork Leah Smith Teagan Eley Robyn Parmer Mike Twiggs Miss Mary Elizabeth Parmer Mark Holt Maegan Holt Tyra Holt Tyler Holt Deedee Spangler Anne Simmons Beth Sexton Teagan Eley Cayla Folsom Teagan Eley Lorie Behret Sally Rector Various Photographers John Berlo John Berlo Set Construction Teagan Eley Chris Parmer Robyn Parmer Elizabeth Parmer CJ Parmer Jacob Parmer Joshua Parmer Lorie Behret Jason Behret Jennifer Behret Conner Behret Megan Spangler Deidre Spangler Mark Holt Mike Twiggs Lila Twiggs Hannah Twiggs Rebecca Twiggs Dalton Sexton Beth Sexton Jessica Ezell Noelle Barrett Sean Sexton Javiar Prusky Aryn Melton Melbry Collins Brandon Collins Liam Collins The Clark family Nathan Gesualdo Paula VandenOever Amanda Gaines Jennifer Peer Blair Rector Grayce Rector Jay Rector Sally Rector Panee Larksukthom Satya Kamdar Geneva King Imani Smith Sharon Smith Karrah Schuster (Lory) would like to thank her grandparents for driving her to rehearsal everyday and thank Teagan for making this show great. Paige Snuffler (Cheshire Cat) is 16 years old. This is her first show at NLT. And she loves Glee! Deedee Spangler (Duck) is thrilled to be in another New London production. Thanks for coming to see the show. Megan Spangler (Card) would like to thank her friends, family, dog named 'Sparky', and Director Teagan for casting her! Kathleen Stewart (Card) has been in the music program for the duration of middle school and high school. Now she is trying acting so that one day she will be a voice actor. Chris Suddeth (King of Hearts) is appearing in his twentieth show and is very excited to be in Alice. Kudos to all his family and friends who come see it. Cecily Tartaglione (Mock Turtle) Cecily’s sights are set for Broadway, but until she can save up enough money to go to NYC, she’s having fun doing shows here at NLT. This is her 6th show. Ashley Taylor (Mouse) is in seventh grade. She has done dance and gymnastics for 7 1/2 years and has always wanted to act. Heather Turner (Mock Turtle) has met new friends and had a lot of fun! Her favorite part was probably working with different age groups. She is so excited; hopefully, we’re able to alter your world! Halle VandenOever (Card) is in the first grade and her favorite subject is phonics. She's awesome! Madison VandenOever (Rose) is in the fifth grade and enjoys reading and scrapbooking. This is her fifth NLT play and each one is more fun than the last. Marshall VandenOever (Lewis) is enjoying his fourth appearance at NLT. He is in the third grade and learning to play the guitar in his free time. Katie Van Laningham (Queen of Hearts) is appearing in her sixth show at NLT and nineteenth overall. Much love to cast, crew, and loved ones. It has been tremendous funlaugh or heads will roll. Kimberly Van Laningham (Frog Footman) is appearing in her second show at NLT. She loves doing shows and is glad to be a part of Alice in Wonderland. Thanks for coming! Enjoy! Rachel Wagner (Duchess) is in the eighth grade. She is excited to work with NLT again. Please, enjoy the show! Alessa Walle (Fish Footman) has been performing since she was 6 and is very excited to be in her first play at NLT. Justina Wells (Fish Footmen) is an amazing stage manager and has been doing plays for the last year or so. She plays soccer and is pretty much an amazing person! You'll love her! Heather Whitfield (White Rabbit) wants to dedicate this show to her family and boyfriend. They have always encouraged her to chase her dreams in Wonderland. Upcom ing Perfor mances April 23rd - May 16th June 11th - July 3rd July 16th - August 8th NLT Corporate and Individual Sponsors GOLD: $5,000 - $9,999 SILVER: $2,500 - $4,999 BRONZE: $1,000 - $2,499 Grassroots Arts Program Killian Hall PATRON: $500 - $999 Barefoot in the Park Ibis International FRIEND: $100 - $499 Dave Schroeder, Fred Barasoain, M. Mardis, K. Mardis, Nancy Powell, Greg Simons, Amy Guildroy, Sylvia Veith, Kirk Buis, Chris Comfort and Matt Carpenter, Gwinnett Council for the Arts, Snellville Commerce Club, Gwinnett Theatre Festival, First Global Capital Group, International Business Machines, Janet Love and Associates, Action Awards, Tony Webb MEMBER: $25 - $99 Loraine Anderson, Cartridge World (Snellville) NEW LONDON THEATRE NEEDS YOU! New London Theatre is a non-profit organization and is continually raising funds to help keep all cost at a minimum, while striving to entertain and educate the community in the Arts. Please make a financial commitment to ensure the continued success of our community theatre. Dawn Berlo Joanne Alford John Berlo Chris Comfort Anne Simmons Sally Rector Teagan Eley Robyn Parmer Candace Southern Lorie Behret Mike Twiggs Chairman of the Board Costuming Publicity/Marketing Fundraising Newsletter / Website House Executive Director Secretary Treasurer Activities Chair Properties Chair Like what you see? Ever thought of seeing yourself under the lights, up there on stage? New London Theatre is holding open auditions for: “Pride and Prejudice” April 19th & 20th “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” April 26th & 27th Check our website for monologues and other information!