The Addams Family and Willy Wonka Kids Casts, Performances Announced

The Addams Family, Sacred Heart School for the Arts' fall drama for 6th-8th graders in the community, takes the stage at the Ursuline Arts Center on Friday, October 21st at 10 am and 7 pm and Saturday, October 22nd at 2 pm and 7 pm. Tickets will be available for all shows at


Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family whom her parents have never met. She confides in her father and begs him not to tell her mother. Now, Gomez Addams must do something he’s never done before– keep a secret from his beloved wife, Morticia. Everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday’s “normal” boyfriend and his parents.

Director: Morgan Billingslea-Walker

Choreographer: Daniel Scofield 

Cast list:



Morticia – Lily Jester

Gomez – Louis Lanza

Wednesday -  Lucy Stack

Pugsley – Eliza Loher

Fester – Lauren Shanks

Grandma – Sage Brohm

Lurch – Sophia Boyd


Beineke Family

Lucas – Will Blandford

Alice – Rosie Wolfram

Mal – Silas Bogel


Ancestors :

Cecelia Biagi

Maria Ress

Sophia Tzanetos

Sam Johnson

Maggie Bautista

Josephine Safley

Caroline Safley

Amelia Bader

Sam Elstner

Charley Manz

Pearl Franconia

Evelyn Dailey

Charlotte Wood

Ellie Sharpe


Willy Wonka Kids, the fall musical featuring 3rd-5th graders, will perform Friday, December 2 at 10 am and 7 pm and Saturday, December 3 at 2 pm and 7 pm. Tickets will be available for all shows at


The delicious adventures experienced by Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka's mysterious chocolate factory light up the stage in this captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl's fantastical tale. Featuring the enchanting songs from the 1971 film starring Gene Wilder, in addition to a host of fun new songs, Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka KIDS is a scrumdidilyumptious musical guaranteed to delight everyone's sweet tooth.

Director: Joseph Glaser

Music Director: Margareth Miguel

Cast List:

Willy Wonka/Candyman  1 - Barrett Underwood 

Willy Wonka/Candyman 2 - Sally Birnsteel 

Charlie Bucket -Audrey Hackman 

Mrs. Bucket - Emerson Theising 

Mr. Bucket - Ben Jarvis

James - August Borghuis 

Matilda- Tessa Thomas 

Phineous Trout - Adriana Stubbins

Trineous Phrout - Jacqueline Williams 

Mrs. Gloop - Claire Kirchner 

Veruca Salt - Scarlett Sivori 

Mr. Salt - Gus Maxwell 

Violet Beauregarde - Sascha Hubler 

Mrs. Beauregarde - Avery Wachtel 

Mike Teavee - Xavier Gutherie

Ms. Teavee - Emma Shenk

Grandpa Joe - Julia Ress 

Oompa Loompas:

Kate Watkins, Allison Chisholm, Caroline Dominy, Emma Hart, Lillian Thomas, Emma Eifler, Collier Babcock, Clara Troutman, Veronica Mackin, Hadley Meyers, Charlie Parker, Tatum Weihe, Molly Pullem, Grace Dominy, Virginia Chapman


Dynamic Ensemble (multiple roles) 

Mackenzie Hill, Annie Jones, Clara Bone, Julia Eberenz, Grace Ross, Anna Weihe,  Zoey Ellis, Mary Grace Houchin, Vivian Tronzo, Molly Shrewsberry, Natalie Roberts, Scarlett Eatherly, Bella Heuston