Madeline Aldana starred in the lead role of Charlie in an original Creative Cauldron holiday production of A Christmas Carol Memory. She has performed regularly with Creative Cauldron’s Musical Theater and Learning Theater and has been in over ten productions over the past seven years: Peter Pan and Wendy, The Brothers Grimm, Alice in Wonderland, Arabian Nights, The Jungle Book, Pinocchio, The Dancing Princesses, Wizard of Oz and Charlotte’s Web. Izzy Smelkinson’s previous Cauldron credits include: Charlotte's Web (Martha), A Little Princess Sara Crewe (Miss Minchin). Other credits include: Keegan Theatre: Dogfight (Rose Fenny; Helen Hayes Nomination- Lead Actress in a Musical), Mack, Beth (Geek 1), As You Like It (Ensemble), Unnecessary Farce (Assistant Director); Constellation Theatre Company: Melancholy Play (Frances u/s).
E. Augustus (Gus) Knapp has appeared in numerous Creative Cauldron productions including The Wizard of Oz, The Snow Queen, Oliver Twist, and our 2018 production of Peter Pan and Wendy. Will Stevenson was last seen at Creative Cauldron as Captain Hook in Peter Pan and Wendy in 2018. His previous roles in original Learning Theater productions include: Captain Crew/Carrisford in A Little Princess Sara Crewe, Fagin in Oliver Twist, and Wilbur in Charlotte’s Web.
Scenic Designer Margie Jervis has once again created a fantastical world of scenic wonder. Her unique costume and set designs, inspired by Victorian era designs and the original John Tenniel illustrations, have a humorous and satirical viewpoint. John Sami has created the magical lighting and soundscape for the production.
Tickets for Alice in Wonderland can be purchased on-line at www.creativecauldron.org or by calling 703-436-9948.
About Creative Cauldron
Creative Cauldron is an award-winning non-profit theater and educational arts organization whose innovative programs in the performing and visual arts embody collaboration, experimentation and community engagement. Creative Cauldron was founded by Producing Director Laura Connors Hull in 2002. In June of 2009, Creative Cauldron acquired a permanent home in ArtSpace Falls Church, a 3,000 square foot flexible arts space that provides a venue for year-round classes, live performances of theater, music and dance and visual art exhibits. Programs are presented in part through grants from the Virginia Commission for the Arts, The National Endowment for the Arts, the Arts Council of Fairfax County, the City of Falls Church and the Little City CATCH Foundation. Generous corporate and individual sponsors also support creative Cauldron’s programs.
Based on the novel by Lewis Carroll
Adapted by Laura Connors Hull and Ellen Selby
Music by Matt Conner
Lyrics by Stephen Gregory Smith
Sponsored by CommuniKids
When: March 22 – April 14, 2019
Fridays at 7:30 pm, Saturdays at 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm, Sundays at 2:00 pm
Where: Creative Cauldron
410 South Maple Avenue
Info: Tickets: Adults $18 | Seniors $16 | Military $16 | Students $14 | Groups $12
Family Four-Pack $60 with code 4PK (only five Family Four-Packs available per performance)
Free Parking in 410 and 400 South Maple Building Garages