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  • Website and Publicity Information: Emma


    Description and performance dates: Adapted by Sandra Fenichel Asher, our winter production, Emma, brings you Jane Austen’s comic masterpiece told via the virtual world. 

    In this lovely adaptation, Jane Austen steps on stage herself to guide her delightful characters through the obstacles and joys of romance. Emma Woodhouse who is "handsome, clever, and rich" attempts to marry off her trusting young friend Harriet to all the wrong people, and she nearly misses out on true love herself. Come watch as these characters find their way through the hopes and possibilities of love. 


    Join the students of the MIHS Drama Department, sponsored by the Mercer Island Drama Boosters as they present a unique, virtual production of this play. Stream this play from home (information below) on the following dates and times:


    February 25 at 7pm (Cast Hartfield)

    February 26 at 7pm (Cast Highbury)

    February 27 at 2pm (Cast Highbury)

    February 27 at 7pm (Cast Hartfield)

    March 4 at 7pm (Cast Highbury)

    March 5 at 7pm (Cast Hartfield)

    March 6 at 2 pm (Cast Hartfield)

    March 6 at 7pm (Cast Highbury)


    Where to buy tickets: http://mihs.booktix.com/

    Admission is free, just make sure to reserve a ticket online before the start of each performance. If you feel compelled and are able, please consider donating an amount of money toward the production. Proceeds will go to the MISD Drama Boosters (MISDB.org), who are sponsoring this show. No amount is too small.  We appreciate your support. 


    How to watch: Once you reserve your tickets through BookTix, they will email you a link address for the show/time you will be viewing. You only need one streampass per household.


    Cast list is below.


    Cast Hartfield

    Cast Highbury

    Jane Austen 

    Kyra McPherson

    Kate Gormley 

    Emma Woodhouse 

    London Brunelle

    Kendall Baebler

    Henry Woodhouse

    Artemis Wiegand

    Lucas Vorkoper

    Mr. Knightley 

    Jamisen Dowdy

    Max Cathey-Roberts

    Harriet Smith 

    Sophia Dondisch

    Sadie Jensen

    Mr. Elton 

    Sofia Yarza

    Milo Mechem-Miller

    Mrs. Weston 

    Amelie Van Dooren

    Molly Atkinson

    Mr. Weston/Robert Martin

    Max Fischel

    Kylie Drake

    Frank Churchill 

    Evan Skirgaudas

    Evan Skirgaudas

    Miss Bates 

    Brielle Gradek

    Caroline Thompson

    Jane Fairfax 

    Kate Petersen

    Catherine Grady

    Mrs. Elton/Mrs. Bates 

    Maple O’Callaghan

    Madison Laurie