Gavin Barnes, Lillyann Bell, Rowland Branch, Carson Winfrey and Olivia Mintert.

'Stone Soup' children's play staged this week for students and public

Gavin Barnes and Anna Beth Trueblood.

Adalynn Moss, Derak Noller and Adelyn West.

‘Stone Soup,’ a children’s play will be presented this week by the Webb City High School theatre department.

There will be two public shows, at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11, at the Ronald R. Barton Performing Arts Center.

Afternoon performances for elementary students began Wednesday and will continue through Friday.

Karen Boettchertate’s script will be acted by the following cast members, in alphabetical order:


Hailey Balcom – Sir Charlie

Gavin Barnes – Rocky Scum

Lilyann Bell – Queen FleawigNillager

Rowland Branch – Mr. Tizzle

Alexys Chastain – General MoanerNillager

Tommy Givens – Voice of the Herald

Sidney Harris – General Wah WahNillager

Cooper Jones – Prince RolandNillager

Katie Melton – General GroanerNillager

Olivia Mintert – Mrs.Tizzle

Adalynn Moss – Mrs. Charoot Snarffle

Derak Noller – Mayor Ozgood Snarffle

Addy Ragsdale – Sir Lou

Lacie Smith – Princess TerryNillager

Rachel Springer – General BigbottomNillager

Anna Beth Trueblood – Lillian Scum

Nick Wade – Rafferty Scum

Adelyn West – Secretary Farful

Carson Winfrey – King FleawigNillager


Nancy O’Banion, director and costume director

Tiffany Bolin, tech director

Tommy Givens and Noel Gray, stage managers

Gabe Puckett, sound effects operator

Alex Edge, sound technician

Allison Pitts, light board operator

Kabian Branch, follow spot operator

Costume crew – Ella Burningham, Alexys Chastain, Miranda Cooper, Kati Dodson, Addison Hallmark, Kayla Hoyt, Claire Langston, Jolie Stone

Props crew – Jonathan Heck, Nadia Jones, Nina Nguyen

Publicity crew – Ella Burningham, Hadley Butcher, Grace Dalrymple, Maddy Jones, Brooklyn Nikodim, Molly Owens, Kaden Stone, Lakelyn Stuart

Izzy Barnes, key grip

Kora Forester, grip

Set – Kabian Branch, Rowland Branch, Kora Forester, Sidney Harris, Allison Pitts