VWCT is pleased to present the powerful show Assassins. Our nation’s most notorious assassins gather on stage to violently pursue a twisted American Dream. Assassins lays bare the lives of nine individuals who assassinated or tried to assassinate the President of the United States. Music and Lyrics by STEPHEN SONDHEIM and book by JOHN WEIDMAN. Assassins run September 26, 27, 28, 29* & October 3, 4, 5, 6*, 2019. All shows are at 8 p.m. except for Sundays which are a 2 p.m. matinee.
This show contains STRONG LANGUAGE and live gunfire. It is performed in one continuous act.
Tickets go on sale Monday, September 23. Visit vwct.org or call 419-238-9689 from 2 – 6 p.m. Monday – Friday to buy your tickets.
Meet the team leading this production….
Director: Christa Manning
Music Director: Dee Fisher
Choreographer: Maddy Emerick
Assistant Director: Deb Duncan-Faul
The Cast — The Assassins
Sara Jane Moore – Julie Crawford
Leon Czolgosz – Doug Grooms
Samuel Byck – Jonathan Hodges
John Wilkes Booth – Drew Kantonen
Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme – Kristin Lee
John Hinckley Jr. – Christopher Butturff
Balladeer- Joe Warnement
Lee Harvey Oswald – Chad Rode
Proprietor – Jeff Kerr
Giuseppe Zangara – Jon David Faeth
Charles Guiteau – Doug Norton
Billy/Ensemble – Jamie Emerick
Emma Goldman/Ensemble – Sarah Glover
David Herold/Ensemble – Joseph Klir
Ensemble – Stacy Rife
Ensemble – Emily Penton
Ensemble, Additional Voices – Steve Faul
Ensemble, Proprietor Assistant – Deb Duncan-Faul
Orchestra–Conductor, Keyboard 1 – Dee Fisher, Keyboard 2 – Eli Knodell, Reeds 1 – Jeff Squire, Reeds 2 – Jane Stevens, and Percussion – Elliott Mueller.