nullThe children have been working hard all week.  We hope you can come see them Saturday, July 27th at 3:00 or 5:30.

Join Aladdin as he ventures into a swirling sandstorm of famous Arabian Tales from Ali Baba to Scheherazade and even Sinbad the Sailor when the Missoula Children's Theatre and more than 50 local students perform an original musical adaptation, ALADDIN.

The local cast features Nathan Lankford as Aladdin and Whitney McCanles as his Mother. Lillie Davidson as Princess Dory and Mikalah Scott as her father the Sultan, along with his adviser the Grand Vizier played by Lydia Morris.  McKenna Mason and Reese Potter are the keeper of the Book of Answers, Dinazade and her sister Scheherazade. Natalee Newman, the Mysterious One and Sloan Roberts, Annie Johnson, and Kaysen Nold as the mischievous Genies. A stubborn Donkey and spunky Goat are played by Emma Petry and Lydia Harrison. Scheming Cassim and Ali Baba played by Kaydith Maddox and Landon Corson, Sinbad, Travis Young and his Sailors Brooklyn Johnson, Owen Cambell, Bailey Klahs, A J Phillips, Amber Willcockson, Aubrey Springer, Ellie Bettencourt, Kaitlyn Seaton, Abrielle Jones, and Julianna Weiner, wise-cracking Palm Trees played by Ava Potter and Chloe Evans, and Kaylee Miller, Kaley Pennington and Hailey Stockdall as fleet-footed Camels. The Cave of Wonders are played by Nathan Anderson, Bebe Palmer, Elizabeth Weiner, Alexis Scott and Jocelyn Himes. Vagabonds played by Sabryna Stephens, Paytyn Wareham, Faith Klahs, Chloe Long, Alana Buce, Andrew McCord, Ashton Rullman, Reese Hartgrave, Sienna Raysik, Claire Baker, and a pack of lost Penguins are played by Lynnex Mothersbaugh, Harper Stockdall, Reagan Bettencourt, Annabella Morris, Liam Ferrin, Audrey Harrison, SaraKate Himes, Jace Nold, Mia Espinoza, and Greta Huenefeldt. Serving as Assistant Directors will be Lincoln Cambell, Ethan Gaul, and Maddy Gaul.

ALADDIN will be presented Saturday, July 27th at 3:00 PM and 5:30 PM at the Clinton High School Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for students (K-12).  Younger children will be admitted free.  Tickets are available at the door.

The Missoula Children's Theatre residency in Clinton is brought to you by the Clinton United Methodist Church and Clinton Arts Council. For more information, call the Methodist Church at 660-885-5597.