Seussical the Musical – Summer 2021

 ‘Seussical’ Announced As Maumee Valley Civic Theater’s Summer 2021 Musical

Maumee Valley Civic Theater (MVCT) is proud to announce their summer 2021 musical…Seussical, Directed by Jeffrey Tonjes!

Now one of the most performed shows in America, Seussical is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! Tony winners, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (Lucky Stiff, My Favorite Year, Once on This Island, Ragtime), have lovingly brought to life all of our favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, lazy Mayzie and a little boy with a big imagination – Jojo. The colorful characters transport us from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos.

The Cat in the Hat tells the story of Horton, an elephant who discovers a speck of dust that contains the Whos, including Jojo, a Who child sent off to military school for thinking too many “thinks.” Horton faces a double challenge: not only must he protect the Whos from a world of naysayers and dangers, but he must guard an abandoned egg, left in his care by the irresponsible Mayzie La Bird. Although Horton faces ridicule, danger, kidnapping and a trial, the intrepid Gertrude McFuzz never loses faith in him. Ultimately, the powers of friendship, loyalty, family and community are challenged and emerge triumphant.

Maumee Valley Civic Theater will continue their Art at the Center next July 22-24 and 30 and 31, 2021.

CAST LIST

Horton the Elephant Kyle Pettit
JoJo Joseph Tonjes
The Cat in the Hat Jacob Quiqley
Gertrude McFuzz Ariel Meister
Mrs. Mayor Miranda Skiver
Mr. Mayor TBD
Mayzie LaBird Breanne Eickholt
The Sour Kangaroo Jessica Aderman
Little Kangaroo Evelyn Aderman
General Genghis Kahn Schmitz Landon Healy
Bird Girls Emma Berry

Elleah Davis

Katie Davis

Emma Schlade

Wickersham Brothers Benny Aderman

Issac Aderman

Ryan Griffith

Grinch Landon Healy
Thing 1 TBD
Thing 2 Breanna Massie
Thing 3 Katie Stearns
Ensemble (These cast members will be who’s, fish, etc.) Griffin Aderman

Mya Bressler

Orian Cover

Isabella Hernnandez

Arianna Holbrook

Bailey Holbrook

Stacie Holbrock

Carrin Mengerink

Bethany Miesner

Krisma Ramirez

Emma Randall

Brooklyn Schnipke

Sofia Tonjes

Lucy Zwiebel

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