This collection features images from Ouachita Baptist University Department of Theatre Arts and Division of Music presentation of Fiddler on the Roof, a musical based on Sholem Aleichem's stories with a book by Joseph Stein, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and music by Jerry Bock. Fiddler on the Roof performances were held in Jones Performing Arts Center from April 20-23, 2017. To view the promotional poster, visit https://scholarlycommons.obu.edu/theatre_posters/51/.
The Cast included: Scotty Scott as Tevye; Kayla Walker as Golde; Esther Atkinson as Tzeitel; Kenzie Osborn as Hodel; Hannah Hines as Chava; Emma Pitts as Shprintze; Daisy Page as Bielke; Cedar Valdez as Motel; Will Stotts as Perchik; Jesse Bowron as Fyedka; Clay Mobley as Lazar Wolf; Aaden Jones as Mordcha, the Innkeeper; Micah Brooks as the Rabbi; Jacob Hemsath as Mendel, the Rabbi's Son; Michael Pere as Avram, the Bookseller; Tyler Lewis as Nechum, the Beggar; Michaela Finley as Yente; Bret Sanders, as Shaindel, Motel's Mother; Carissa Walker as Grandma Tzeitel; Jessica Elliff as Fruma Sarah; Tyeler Mann as Sasha; Zack Myers as Yussell; Cody Walls as Russian Soloist; and Jeffery Wood as the Fiddler.
The Ensemble included: Dylan Blackwood, Hannah Fender, Tanner Fritsche, Graham Garrison, Bonnie Gentry, Aaron George, Lizzie Griffin, Hannah Hill, Mackenzie Holtzclaw, David Hudson, Lauren Hutcheson, Emily Johnson, Tyler Mann, Andrew Martin, Raleigh Peterson, Drake Puryear, Philip Robinson, Autumn Romines, Hannah Saunders, Lauren Terry, Colton Tillery, Anna Joie Valdez, Sharayah Wallace, and Rachel Webber.
The Production Crew included: Stage director--Dr. Scott Holsclaw, professor of Theatre; Music director--David Stanley, music instructor; Choreographer--Stacy Hawking; Stage manager--Nadalie Gill; Assistant stage managers--Jordan Martinez and Stephen Vaughn; Co-Dance captains--Hannah Fender and Dylan Blackwood; and Accompanists John Alec Briggs and Susan Moore.
The Production Teams included:
Makeup/Hair: Crew Head--Olivia Witcher; Crew members--Jessica Elliff, Lizzy Griffin, Lauren Hutchinson, Raleigh Peterson, Autumn Romines, Bret Sanders, Dallas Sleeman, and Carissa Walker.
Props: Crew Head--Kacy Spears; Assistant Crew Head--Anna Crane; Crew members--Dylan Blackwood, Matthew Burns, Michaela Finley, David Hudson, Hannah Saunders, and Cody Walls.
Scenery: Designer--Professor Eric Phillips, Professor of Theatre Arts; Crew Head--Marshall Pope; Crew members--Micha Brooks, Jesse Bowron, Graham Garrison, Tyler Mann, Michael Pere, Phillip Robinson, Emily Simons, and Cedar Valdez.
Lights: Designer--Professor Eric Phillips, Professor of Theatre Arts; Spot Light Operator--Nicki Ng; Crew members--Aaden Jones, Tyler Lewis, Andrew Martin, Scotty Scott, Will Stotts, and Lauren Terry.
Sound: Designer and Crew Head--Stephen Vaughn; Board Operator--Riley Madlock; Crew members--Chris Baggett and Meagan Woodard.
Publicity: Poster and program design--Adam Wheat, Fine Arts Administrator.
Front of House: House Manager--Allison Austin; Crew members--Esther Atkinson, Hannah Hill, Hannah Hines, Emily Johnson, Emma Pitts, and Sharayah Wallace.
JPAC: Crew Head--Steve Myers, JPAC Technical Director; Crew members--Jacob Cottrell and Sarah Neumann.