BERNARDS TWP., NJ - "Peter and the Starcatcher" will be performed by the Ridge High School (RHS) Drama Club at 7 p.m. this Friday and Saturday, Nov. 17 and 18.
Prequel to the Peter Pan story
The performance of a play that is a prequel to the Peter Pan story will be staged at the Ridge High School Performing Arts Center, 268 S. Finley Ave., Basking Ridge.
Director Martha Harvey leads the cast of "lost kids" through magical adventures - including pirates, island natives, and mermaids, all of them adorned in whimsical costumes.
More than 50 students are involved. The lighting, sound and stage crews provide an elaborate backdrop to the performance, directed by Dallas Harvey and Jason Stewart. Stewart and his stage crew received the 2017 Papermill Playhouse Rising Star Award for Outstanding Scenic Achievement.
General admission tickets are $10 for students, $12 for adults, and $20 for onstage interactive seating,
Tickets may be purchased at www.ridgepac.com or at the box office before each show.
Cast members in the second photo below include:
Standing, left to right: Tommy Blanchard, Cate Longino, Emma Marsters, Katelyn King, Allen Wang, Jonah Kartush, Andrew Falduto, Kyle Watkins, Annabel DelGiorno, Annika Helgeson, Allie Blanchard
Sitting, left to right: Sofia Szikman, Sera Guven, Ryan Falzon, McKenna Moore, Kushi Kumar, Kaitlyn Franck, Jenna Ascolese