Olympia Middle School will present the play Peter Pan on
Friday, February 5, at 4:00 PM; Saturday, February 6, at 7:00 PM; and
Sunday, February 7, at 2:00 PM. Tickets can be reserved by calling
Wendy Wade at the middle school at (309) 379-5941, ext. 8330.
superb adaptation captures all the magic and charm of J.M. Barrie’s
timeless story. Wendy Darling (Mariah Maris) loves to tell her brothers
John (Neal Alford) and Michael (Bryant Mitchell) about the heroic
adventures of Peter Pan (Zachary Manahan). Then one night after Nana
(Ellie Highsmith) has taken his shadow and Wendy has sewn it back on,
Peter Pan and Tinker Bell (Rachel Spratt) whisk the children off to
Neverland to be part of the adventures. Wendy, John and Michael become
friends with the Lost Boys and Princess Tiger Lily (Emma Kindred) and
Wendy becomes everyone’s mother. When the evil Captain Hook (Bea
Harbaugh) captures Wendy and the Lost Boys, it’s up to Great Big Little
Panther (Shay Shroers) and his tribe of Indians to help Peter save the
The play is directed by Wendy
Wade, assisted by Bailey Stockhecke, Ellie Martin, Savannah King, and
Jared Wade. Heather Schwarting serves as production costumer, and tech
is handled by Ron Wade and Rachel Bein.
For more information, contact Olympia Middle School at (309) 379-5941, ext. 8330.