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Dracula 2011 Last Modified: Tuesday, December 06, 2011
Dracula
By Hamilton Deane and John L. Balderston.
Based on the novel by Bram Stoker.
A Live Theater Production of the Literary Classic, directed by Cate Thornton.
Not appropriate for 6 and under.

Performance Dates:
October 2011

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Synopsis

From Samuel French:

Lucy Seward, whose father is the doctor in charge of an English sanitorium, has been attacked by some mysterious illness. Dr. Van Helsing, a specialist, believes that the girl is the victim of a vampire, a sort of ghost that goes about at night sucking blood from its victims. The vampire is at last found to be a certain Count Dracula, whose ghost is at last laid to rest in a striking and novel manner.

An enormously successful revival of this classic opened on Broadway in 1977 fifty years after the original production. This is one of the great mystery thrillers and is generally considered among the best of its kind. The play is intended for all who love thrills in the theater.

"Pure escape and great fun." N.Y. Post

"An evening of high class fun." Newsweek


Published by Samuel French.

Cate Thornton, our Director

Rebecca Brenneman as Miss Wells (maid)
CAST
In order of appearance
Role Actor
Miss Wells (maid): Rebecca Brenneman
Jonathan Harker: Cameron Jones
Dr. Seward: Thomas Griffin
Abraham Van Helsing: Barry Benning
R. M. Renfield: Steve Burns
Butterworth: Kevin Day
Lucy Seward: Stephanie Ouimet
Count Dracula: William Lamoureux
Production Staff
Producer: Rene Burns
Director: Cate Thornton
Assistant Director: Jackie Lee
Stage Manager: Jamie Louton
Assistant Stage Manager: Mina
Erin Griffin
Parts of music prologue written and composed by:
Cameron Jones

Our Crew
Sr. Production Manager: Teri Wacker
Crew Manager: Debbie Brenneman
Set Design: Cate Thornton
Walter Dodson
Jay Painter
Set Construction: Walter Dodson
Jay Painter
Set Execution: Walter Dodson
Lighting Design: Mary Hill
Lighting Techs: Jackie Lee
Nick Griffin
Lighting Tech, Spot: Kayse Hallum
Sound Design: Cameron Jones
Sound Technicians: Brigitte Bridoux
Walter Dodson
Special Effects Designer: Jay Painter
Technical Director: Jay Painter
Back Stage Manager: Jerry Longinotti
Costumes: Brigitte Bridoux
Property Managers: April Turpin
December Ensiminger
Set Artist: April Turpin
Photography: Rene Burns
Publicity: Gene Forsyth
Rene Burns
Dracula Gateman: Kent Douglas
Organist: Kent Douglas
Programs: Neil Richarson

Pocket Community Theatre Staff
Production Committee Chair: Cate Thornton
Treasurer: Robert L. Simpson
Office: Margaret Forsyth
Graphic Arts: Neil Richardson
Webmaster: John Lukas
Building Maintenance: Walter Dodson
Cameron Jones as Jonathan Harker

Thomas Griffin as Dr. Seward

Barry Benning as Abraham Van Helsing

Steve Burns as R. M. Renfield

Kevin Day as Butterworth

Stephanie Ouimet as Lucy Seward

William Lamoureux as Count Dracula

OUR SPECIAL THANKS TO:
Hanna at Hot Springy Dingy
Young's Trading Post
Uncle Henry
Sherwin Williams
Tom Cooper and Alliance Business Machines
The Pocket Community Theatre Board of Directors
The Sentinel-Record
Hot Springs Village Voice
The Arkansas Democrat Gazette
The Arkansas Times
Jerry Longinotti
John Crawford
The Hot Springs Advertising & Promotion Commission
Dick Antoine
KZNG 1340 AM Hot Springs News/Talk Radio and Sharon Palmer
KVRE 92.9 FM Hot Springs Village Nostalgia Radio
All the kids who help to set the atmosphere.

EXTRA SPECIAL THANKS TO:
Peggy Maruther, Bob Messersmith, and Rick Davis for helping to fill a huge hole in our parking lot.

And to Dr. Stuart Fleishner, who careated the fangs for our infamous "Dracula".

Our apologies to anyone whose name was inadvertantly omitted. A special thanks to all of those who have worked so hard to make Pocket Community Theatre the success it is!!