Invite a friend
Disney's Aladdin Jr.
Andover West Middle School is proud to present Disney’s Aladdin as their school musical for 2013. Following on the heels of last year’s smash sellout Footloose, and 2011’s 13 the Musical, WMS Drama is expected to wow audiences once again. Director Charles Gracy, also of ACT Andover, has taken the reigns of the West Middle Drama Club this year and musical Director Emily Lapointe will once again be conducting the score.
Drama at West Middle is a very active and popular student club, and this year is no exception. Aladdin features a cast of over 70 young performers. In a departure from previous shows, and due to the interest among so many talented students, this year’s Aladdin has 2 casts, to give a chance to twice as many kids to play lead roles.
Cast A, performing Friday February 1st at 7PM and the Saturday Matinee February 2nd at 2PM features Ryan Cadigan as Aladdin, Ariana Turner is Jasmine, Ryan Doyle is the Genie, Adam Weber is Jafar, TJ Jayasinghe as the Sultan, Molly Pine is Iago and Brady Hale as Razoul. Cast A Narrators are Madison Fugere, Charlotte Lowell, Annie McGovern, Kyra Morissette and Grace Nowak.
Cast B, who will perform on Saturday February 2nd at 7PM and again on Sunday February 3rd at 2PM features Peter Heckendorn as Aladdin, Catherine Cox is Jasmine, Max Currie is the Genie, Zach Rivard is Jafar, Steven Kennefick as the Sultan, Fallon Buonopane is Iago and Kevin Hern as Razoul. Cast B Narrators are Gillian Cowe, Alyssa Grieco, Megan Hartnett, Eileen O'Farrell and Julianne Teichert.
Ensemble players in all shows include: Emily Abbott, Grace Alwan, Sydney Bergan, Tessa Berry, Samantha Biederwolf, Cole Cameron, Anthony Capostagno, Iris Choo, Talia Colecchi, Kamillye Contreras, Moriah Crocker, Abby Daggett, Arianna Defilippis, Rebekah Edwards, Sofia Garcia, Paige Gellman, Isabelle Gillis, Abby Goldman, Mary Kate Goodwin, Emily Gould, Charlotte Gutterman, Maryna Hajdukiewicz, Kathleen Hartnett, Anna Higgins, Sarah Jo, Hannah Johnson, Janelle Kelleher, Toni Ann Kobeliski, Danielle Major, Aiden McGuiggiin, Katelyn McLaren, Evan Miller, Sonny Morse, Ayla Ohlenbusch, Angelina Pinero, Cara Richardson, Jessica Shay, Ritika Singh, Lucia Smithson, Olivia Stuart, Olivia Summers, Morgan Swain, Caroline Washburn, Kathryn Wickersham, Anna Zdunczyk, Anneliese Ziegenbein.
The show will performed at the Andover West Middle School Auditorium on Shawsheen Road in Andover, tickets are $10 and are available at the door one hour before show time. It is recommended to get there early as these shows often sellout.
More About West Middle School
The West Middle School serves the 10 to 14-year-old population in Andover in grades 6, 7 and 8. School staff members are focused on creating a place where students can find their individual strengths and develop their skills. The school, hosting nearly 530 students, is located next door to the Andover High School.