Nutcracker: The Musical

Cast/Characters

Uncle Drosselmeyer – Matt Klett

Hans, The Nutcracker – Jim Stevenz

The Mouse Queen/ Nilas Manning – Char Koehler

Choirmaster/ Toy Soldier – Kevin Horne

Michael Peterson – Ben Griessmeyer

Eddie Manning – Beau Banton

Bobby Sherman/ Mizer – Chris Spaeth

Mark Sherman/ Socrates – Bob Margrett

Mrs. Sherman – Kathleen Beuttenmueller

Jeffery Smith/ Moe – Tony Larson

Mike Smith/ Aristotle – Benjamin J. Gartmann

Mrs Smith – Lynn Rybiki

Joseph Romano/ Greazer – Matthew Lutze

Paul Romano/ Plato – Peter Moody

Mrs. Romano – Karin J. Granacker

Choir Member/ Toy Soldier – Ellen Cheney, Kerrylynn Kraemer-Curtiss, Lori L. Even, Anne Gottsacker, Veronica Hilke, Laurie Kretschmar, Mellissa Larsen, Melissa Nack, Paul “Paco” Pachniak, Brian Schultz, Brenda Sinnen, Erika Tauscheck

Clara Peterson – Tracy Schultz

Liz Peterson – JoAnn Kudirko

Edna Washington – Diane Sciarra

Jim Peterson – Michael K. McGovern

Norris Manning – Don Held

Meezy – Craig Kutz

Mice – Julie Apthorpe, Havlayn Bruns, Adam Cobb, Kevin Delray, Meredith Fosterling, Lauren Irish, Milissa Kolar, Joshua Mersberger, Abby Ries, Becky Sommersberger, Mike Underwood

Production Staff

Director: Ralph Maffongelli

Set, Lighting & Costume Design: Marty Kooi

Musical Direction: Wayne Wildman

Vocal Direction: Judy Wilsing

Choreography: Sherri Kunde

Stage Manager: Karen Held

Sound Design: Todd Jaeger

Asst. Light Design: Craig Burkhardt

Mouse Costumes: Barb Emmons

Properties: Steve Krause, Lorraine Selinski

Large Prop Construction: Jim English

Make-Up Design: Janeen Kooi, Beth Tengowski

Master Carpenter: Randy Hytry

Cover Art: Dale Knaak, Knaak Illustration

Lobby & Company Photography: Steve Irish/ Irish Studios