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Meet the cast of PPT’s youth production of Romeo & Juliet

Opens Friday at the Norvell Theater

Feb. 21-22 and 28-29


Moira Avery, grade 8: Apothecary. Salisbury Academy

Xander Bauder, grade 10: Benvolio. Home School

Lanna Shay Blackwell, grade 8: Fighter/Dancer. West Rowan Middle

Abby Bogle, grade 10: Serving man. AL Brown

Sebastian Butchart, grade 7: Balthazar. S. East Middle

Elija Carpenter, grade 12: Sampson. Carson

Basil Cook, grade 10: Petruchio. Salisbury

Philip Cressler, grade 10: Friar Lawrence. Salisbury

Cooper Fleeman, grade 9: Paris. Carson

Evynn Grignon, grade 10: Serving man. Home School

Thomas Gushlaw, grade 12: Gregory. Carson

Hayes Hartpence, grade 10: Nurse. Salisbury

Lillian Huebner, grade 12: Fighter/Dancer. Rowan Co Early College

Cooper Murray, grade 11: Peter. Home School

Mary Evelyn Murray, grade 12: Prince Escalus. Home School

Carmen Jones, grade 8: Mercutio. North Rowan Middle

Harlem Jones, grade 8: Paris’ Page. North Rowan Middle

Cohen Joyner, grade 9: Tybalt. Carson

Ali Khatib, grade 10: Romeo. Salisbury

Fares Khatib, grade 9: Friar John. Salisbury

Stella Smeltzer, grade 6: Fighter/Dancer. South East Middle

Gracie Spieler, grade 7: Fighter/Dancer. North Hills Christian

Meredith Swaim, grade 12: Juliet. West Rowan High

Jackson Walters, grade 8: Abram. West Rowan Middle

In this, as in all PPT Youth Theater productions, students are involved in every aspect of the production, from acting to ushering to concessions to backstage.

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