Whittier College News Release
For Immediate Release - January 27, 1999
A staged production of "The King Stag" by Whittier College's The Magic Beans
WHAT: A staged production of "The King Stag" by Whittier College's The Magic Beans
King Deramo, double-cast with freshmen Griffith Gilbert and Scott Tyler, searches for his true love Angela, double-cast with senior Erin Link and freshman Loren Tyers. When Deramo finds his love Angela, the Evil Prime Minister, double-cast with freshman James Adomian and senior Richard Hellstern, tries to usurp the king's power, position and Angela for himself.
The play will be performed in a commedia del'arte style (with modern influences), and will include music, dance and puppets to make it a lively and exciting show.
As part of a January Interim class, Crystal Brian, associate professor of theater arts, and Kim Russo, associate professor of art, will be heading the production. Students Stephanie Trosen ¹99 and Sadie Workman ¹99 will serve as assistant directors for the show.
As always, The Magic Beans will wind everything up with a happy ending to "The King Stag," and will invite audience participation in a question-and-answer session which will include all performers and creative personnel.
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