White Christmas performances this weekend by DISD Choral Music departments

By Joey McWilliams

DURANT – The Durant High School and Middle School choral music departments are performing Irving Berlin’s White Christmas this weekend at the DHS auditorium.

Tickets can be purchased online HERE or at the door.

Performances are scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 16 (7 p.m.), Friday, Nov. 17 (7 p.m.), Saturday, Nov. 18 (7 p.m.) and Sunday Nov. 19 (2 p.m.)

The cast includes:

Luke Hearon as Bob Wallace
Braden Raines as Phil Davis
Darian Nelson as Betty Haynes
Taylia Terrell as Judy Haynes
Harrison Taylor as General Henry Waverly
Lauren Collins as Martha Watson
Haylie Krietz as Susan Waverly
Camdon Cooper as Ralph Sheldrake
Hanna Cook as Rita
Olivia Wilson as Rhoda
C.J. Hicks as Ezekiel Foster
Andy Palmer as Mike
Kenzie Singleton as Tessie
Sean Bryant as Jimmy
Scarlet Sturch as Cigarette Girl
Tyler McClain as Snoring Man
Cayden Abrams as Mrs. Snoring Man
Zackary Hamil as Train Conductor
Sierra Sturch as Dance Captain
Chloe Cagle as Seamstress
Mallory Reed as Assistant Seamstress
Andy Palmer as Ed Sullivan Announcer
Natalie Mendez as Regency Room Announcer
Callie Palmer as Sheldrake’s Secretary
Jayden Manous, Rylen Baxter as Second Chorus Girls
Dylan Nelson as Blindfolded Chorus Girl
Kenneth St. Clair as Blindfolded Chorus Boy
Cinthia Phillips as Grumpy Lady
Logan Sullivan as Passenger No. 1
Hannah Raborn as Passenger No. 2
Mackenzie Monroe as Passenger No. 3
Gracyn Gross as Passenger No. 4

Singing/Dancing Chorus Girls: Cayden Abrams, Carla Becerra, Kelsie Cook, Trista Davidson, Paige Farley, Kai Liwai, Lauren Sherrer, Sierra Sturch

Featured Chorus: Chloe Cagle, Addyson Gaillardet, Gracyn Gross, Zackary Hamil, Alexis Hawkins, Anna Hood-Reid, Kaiten Hudson, Georgia Jones, Tyler McClain, Natalie Mendez, Andy Palmer, Callie Palmer, Cammie Palmer, Hannah Raborn, Mallory Reed, Kenzie Singleton, Scarlet Sturch, Kyle Clements

Ensemble: Hailey Adams, Rylen Baxter, Nysa Billey, Ashley Cardoza, Jocelynn Craddock, Katy Gooch, Mackenzie Monroe, Serena Neal, Christianna Ortiz, Cinthia Phillips, Kaylee Price, Analilia Reyna, Emily Slaten, Dylan Nelson

Co-Directors: Aprill Raines, Deborah Clements
Choreographer: Jodi McWilliams
Student Director: Hannah J. McDonald
Student Musical Director: Chloe Cagle
Assistant Student Choreographer: Taylia Terrell
Contributing Student Choreographers: Cayden Abrams, Carla Becerra, Kelsie Cook, Trista Davidson, Paige Farley, Kai Liwai, Lauren Sherrer, Siera Sturch
Stage Manager: Heaven Williams
Jr. Assistant Stage Manager: Lydia Raines
Technical Manager: Carter Soltis
Lighting Design: Dalton Smith
Set Design: Will Raines
Sound Design: Will Raines, Joey Gosnell
Student Sound Assistant: Luke Evans
Student Lighting Assistant: Kelsie King
Costume Design Team: (Students) Cayden Abrams, Ray Bullock, Tessa Claborn, Caitlin Holley, Kelsie Cook, Harrison Taylor (Staff) Deborah Clements, Jodi McWilliams
Student Set Design Team: Braden Raines, Kelsie King, Kaylie Nichols, Lauren Cathey, Carter Soltis, Kaylin Stepp-Mize, Marissa Story, C.J. Hicks
Student Playbill Design: Tyler Burgess
Prop Design: (Students) Lauren Cathey, Kelsie Cook, Cayden Abrams, Heaven Williams, C.J. Hicks, Kelsie King, Marissa Story, Zack Hamil, Azure Ammons-Coxsey, Jordan Hammond, Evan Luke, Jameelah Ahmed, Nate Smiley, Dakota Slaten
Understudy (Judy Haynes): Sierra Sturch

Stage Crew: Canaan Boman, Kristen Bryant, Lauren Cathey, Emily Langley, Joel Langley, Kaylie Nichols, Lydia Raines, Carter Soltis, Kaylin Stepp-Mize, Heaven Williams, Josie Daniels, Rylee Johnson, Tessa Claborn
Spot Light: Canaan Boman, Marissa Story
Scenery Crew: Jaycie Shelburne, Peyton Hudson, Olivia Watson, Josie Daniels, C.J. Hicks, Heaven Williams, Marissa Story, Rylee Johnson, Jameelah Ahmed, Evan Luke, Azure Ammons-Coxsey, Jordan Hammond, Zackary Hamil, Kelsie King, Lauren Cathey, Michelle Hernandez, Nate Smiley, Kaylie Nichols
House Crew: Dakota Slaten, Jordan Hammond, Azure Ammons-Coxsey, Kaden Melton, Peyton Hudson, Sofie Sarver

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