The theatre department is working with guest Costumer Ruth Humphrey, a former theatre professor at Davis & Elkins College of Elkins. Ruth is working with student Costume Assistants Jessie Zito of Baltimore County, MD and Brandon Ulrich of Roanoke, VA to costume Jane Eyre. The Stage Manager of this productionis Caitlin May of Arthurdale, WV and her assistant is Mikayla Dahleger. Technical direction is led by Keith Saine, professor of theatre arts at WVWC. The Sound Designer of the show is bri conley of Roanoke, VA. Delcie McCord of Crawford, WV joins as a member of the sound crew.
Jane Eyre’s two lead characters, Rochester and Jane, are played by Aaron Harris of Anmoore, WV and Taylor Pugh of Glen Jean, WV, respectively. The remaining cast includes Wesleyan students Luke White of Weston, WV; Julian Marshall of Wheeling, WV; Savannah Teter of Girard, OH; Pippa McGinley of Morgantown, WV; Tiara Stokes of Charleston, WV; Brett Alexander Smith of Charleston, WV; and Sinead Tobin of Fairmont, WV.
Show dates are February 21-23 at 8 pm, with an additional Sunday matinee on the 24th at 2 pm. All shows will be performed in the Virginia Thomas Law Performing Arts Center’s Culpepper Auditorium at Wesleyan. Tickets are $10 for general admission, $8 for seniors and students, and $5 with a valid WVWC ID.