Jungle Book' is Friday
The Missoula Children’s Theatre production of “The Jungle Book” is set for this Friday, march 4, at 1:30 and 7:30 p.m. at the Prairie High School gym.
Auditions were held Monday, Feb. 28 at the Prairie Elementary Gym with roles cast from local youth for Mowgli (the man-cub), his friends Bagheera (the panther) and Akela (the leader of the pack), the entire wolf family, Shere Khan (the tiger) with his side kick Tabaqui (the jackal), Nag and Nagaina (the cobras), Darzee (the bird), Hathi (the master elephant), Rikki Tikki Tavi ( the mongoose), Kaa (the rock python), Buck (a buck) and of course the Monkey People. Assistant Directors were also cast to aid in rehearsals throughout the week and to take on essential backstage responsibilities.
Missoula Children’s Theatre touring productions are complete with costumes, scenery, props and makeup. The MCT tour actor/directors are conducting rehearsals throughout the week from 4 to 8 p.m. each day.
The Missoula Children’s Theatre residency in Cottonwood is brought to you by the Prairie Booster Club and the Cottonwood Lions Club.
For more information, call Kim Ratcliff at 208-962-5226 home or 9208-962-3264 work or LaDawn Kidd 208-962-2387.