The Alban Arts Center stages musical ‘Sleeping Beauty’
This weekend, the Alban Arts Center brings to life a beloved fairy tale with its production of “The Legend of Sleeping Beauty,” a family-friendly musical adapted from the Brothers Grimm’s “Briar Rose.” The show, which runs approximately two hours with an intermission, is directed by Jessica Smith and has musical direction by Kenneth Morrison. Rachel Couch (pictured) stars as Princess Elise, and Sara Golden plays the wicked Malicia. Other cast members are Sheila Jarrett, Linda O’Neill, Cherie Cowder, Devan Ellis, Ashley McCann, John Valleau, Cassandra Phelps, Noah Gillispie, Asa Miller, Heather Hicks, Gwyneth Cartwright, Olivia McCoy, Ivy Caplinger, Lauren Casto, Audrey Atkinson, Zoe Scarborough, Emma Leary, Emma del Toro, Doria Loftis, John Johnson, Stevie Jenkins, Bri Murphy, Anna Felty, Aria Cowder, Jan Johnson, LeeAnne Rheinlander, Loren Allen, Jaxzen Allen, Ben Valleau, Bodie Allen, Spencer Rheinlander, Bethany Cole, Claire Atkinson, Alondra Johnson, Nina Surbaugh, Rowe Tapley, Lauren Camper, Hailey Smith, Haley Burrows, Izzy Hewitt, Megan Posey and Maddy Murphy. Performances are 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Aug. 22-23 and 2 p.m. Sunday and Aug. 24 at the theater, 65 Olde Main St. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children and seniors. Call 304-721-8896 or visit www.albanartscenter.com for more information or to purchase advance tickets.