Algona High School’s Seussical

 

Written by: Sarah Thoreson 

Algona High School is proud to be putting on Seussical, the Doctor Seuss themed musical this fall. The musical will be directed by Mrs. Zuetlau and Mr. Orban. 

Auditions for the musical were held the week of September 3rd. The cast list was then posted on Friday, September 6th. Mrs. Zuetlau stated, “We had an awesome turnout and we have a really great group of kids.” The lead roles include Kylie Skow, Caleb Hommez, Olivia Frankl, Shea Thilges, Ava Roach, and Jake Klemm. 

Practices started on Tuesday, September 10th, night, and the cast is all very excited. One of the leads, Kylie Skow, says, “The songs are upbeat and catchy.” The cast is excited and so are the students. It is sure to be a fun and happy show. Mrs. Zuetlau states, “Seussical is a fun, family-friendly show.”

The musical is mainly about a famous Doctor Seuss story, Horton Hears a Who, but also includes The Grinch, Green Eggs and Ham, and Cat in the Hat. Catch this fun-filled musical in the PAC on the 2nd and 3rd of November. 

 

Cast List

Cat in the Hat………………………………..…….……Jake Klemm 

Horton ………………………………………………..Caleb Hommez

Sour Kangaroo …………………..…………….….…… Kylie Skow

JoJo ……………………………………………………….…Shea Thilges

Gertrude McFuzz……………..………..…………..Olivia Frankl

Mayzie LaBird………………………………..…………..Ava Roach

Bird Girls …………………..……….………………. Hannah Meyer    

                                                                             Afton Lindhorst

                                                                                 Maddie Nevitt   

                                                                                  Isabelle Gibbs

Wickersham Brothers…………………..…….…..Ryan Merrill 

                                                                                  Brayden Bond

                                                                                  Dane Nygaard

Mr. Mayor……………………………………………. Isaac Schonert

Mrs. Mayor……………………………………….… Shaylen Knapp

General Genghis Kahn Schmitz &

Yertle the Turtle  ………………………….…..……… Mihir Modi

Vlad Vladikoff……………………..…..….………… Krishna Patel

Grinch……………………………………….…..……..… Jacob Adams