A cast of more than 40 young people has been announced for the Emmetsburg Main Street Community Theatre production "Aristocats, Kids."
Hannah VanHeuvelen has been cast as Duchess, with Kylie Iverson as Toulouse, Mattie Dooley as Marie, Cloey Elbert as Berlioz, Peyton Kennedy as Thomas O'Malley, Tatum Iverson as Scat Cat, Breanna Fitzgerald as Wacky Cat, Maggie Nelson as Mad Cat, Amelia Ort as Hep Cat, Haley Jackson as Slick Cat, Makayla DePyper as Crazy Cat, and Mercedes DePyper as Cool Cat.
Drew Sidles will play the part of Madame, with Taylor VanHeuvelen in the role of Edgar the Butler. Hannah Merwald will play the role of Roquefort the Mouse.
Sean Europa, Tyler Morton, Jonah Hackbart-Morlock, Ben Merwald, Quentin Ort, Jack Meyer, Kellen Sikora, Josh VanHeuvelen and Jack Ringlaben will be cast as the dogs who form a squadron to chase the butler.
Makenzie DePyper and Hannah Joyce have been cast as Abigail and Amelia, the Goose Sisters.
Members of the Alley Cat chorus are Audri VanHeuvelen, Josie Steffen, Myra Steffen, Lilly Ringlaben, Ireland Helle, Rachel Miner, Ava Burdorf, Kaitlyn Hember, Abbie Morton, Shayla Thayer, Miriam Hackbart-Morlock, Katie Nelson, Jordyn Luft, Paige Truog, Brennan Fay, Emma Foxhoven, Mara Koenck and Danica Ringlaben.
Rehearsals have begun for this musical production. Jackie VanOosbree and Peggy Stolley, directors, will be assisted by Tammy Manwarren.
Production dates for "Aristocats, Kids" are June 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15 at the Emmetsburg Main Street Community Theatre Performance Center.