Brothers Grimm fairly funny tales
Park Rapids Area High School actors will present "The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon" in 7 p.m. performances Friday and Saturday, Dec. 9 and 10 in the auditorium. More than 200 of the classic tales are revisited for a rollicking ride of humor, with audience participation. The cast includes, from left, dwarves Michelle Farlee and Lewis Johnson, Jesseca Pritchett as Rapunzel, narrators Sarah Schultz and Brandon Haller and Frog Prince Nate Carlson. Additional on-stage cast members are Danielle Hill, Kalee Holland, Aaron Hamblin, Hannah Fischer, Savanna Deitchler, Natasha Shabaiash, Grace Bateman, Tracey Matheny, Coby Fite, Emily Grimes, Taylor Wheeler, Danielle Lockrem, Kate Westphal and Jessica Kurtzweg. Juliann Kjenaas is director, Jonathan Harrison, technical director and Cheryl Atkins is costume designer. Back stage hands are stage manager Katelynne Dusoski and set construction crew members include Ben Kading, Amanda Splittstoesser, Joe Bannerman, Jimmy Farmer and Valentina Vasquez.