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2013: Underland

New_UL_SquareUnderland is the story of Alex, a school bully who makes fun of an awkward girl’s science project — in which she says that even the tiniest creatures have their own important existence. He falls asleep during detention and finds himself shrunken to the size of an ant — living among a bevy of insects and protozoa, and at the mercy of the (Drag) Queen Bee – whose spelling bee he must win if he wants to get home.

Written by: Jake van Leer and Jodi Picoult
Music by: Ellen Wilber
Lyrics by:
 Jodi Picoult

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Executive Producer’s Note

Back in 2007, when UNDERLAND was first performed, it was in a small middle school auditorium, with a cast of approximately twenty kids. Our most complicated special effect was a growing flower that was designed by the director, and rigged by pulleys. Tonight, our cast and crew have doubled. We are performing at the largest …

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Director’s Note

What do you get when you pull together an amazing group of talented kids, a top-notch production management team, and a creative staff that is a true credit to the craft? While I am sure you have all guessed “Trumbull Hall Troupe”, it does not diminish the fact that this particular group of folks has …

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Cast & Crew

CAST Miss Molly Cule/Amoeba: Holly Alexander Student 1/Spittlebug: Aurora McLellan Student 2/Terminator: Henry Spinella Student 6/Lestat/Amoeba/Larry the Table Fly: Skyler Alexander Student 3/Tweedleflum: Dory Psomas Student 4/Tweedleflea: Logan Winny Student 5/Cagney: Megan Spinella Student 7/Cheshire Caterpillar: Carrie Zuttermeister Clara: Jaclyn Pageau Lucy/Pinch: Julia Mason Alex: Ross Patten Anthony: Gavin Morgan* Antigone/Director/Chanterelle: Emma Tichner* (Dance Captain) …

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Scenes & Musical Numbers

ACT ONE Scene 1 Gymnasium “Chemical Reaction” – Miss Molly Cule, Clara, Students Scene 2. Outside Gym “Odd Girl Out” – Clara Scene 3 Underland Scene 4 Underland “The Ants Go Marching” – Anthony, Ant Army Scene 5 Queen’s Lair “The Bug Song” – Queen Bee, All Bugs “10 Feet Tall” – Anthony Scene 6. …

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Program Advertisers

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Thanks to …

The Byrne Foundation White Mountains Insurance The Brundage Foundation Ledyard Bank Mascoma Bank Heather Clow, Dan Merlo, and Lebanon Opera House Heather Brown, A.B. Gile Insurance Linda & Jim Mayo Catherine Doherty, Carol Dunne & Northern Stage Hanover High School St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Pete Schaal and the Wilder Library Tim van Leer Jim & …

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Our Underland Charities

Kids, Community and Volunteers. Trumbull Hall Troupe runs on the efforts of volunteers. Our goal is to provide fun theatre experiences for our teens and to contribute to the community with the funds raised by our performances.  When you pay for tickets with a check you will be asked to make your check out to the …

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