Vandegrift presents the musical “Into the Woods” this week

VHS Theatre’s newest department head and director, Celeste Schneider, with teacher and technical director John Conner

By SARAH DOOLITTLE, Four Points News

The Vandegrift Theatre Department will perform the musical “Into the Woods” by Stephen Sondheim next week. Performances will be at the VHS Performing Arts Center Jan.18, 19 and 20 at 7 p.m. and also Jan. 20 at 2 p.m.

It is the directorial debut of VHS Theatre’s newest department head and director, Celeste Schneider, with technical direction by John Conner.

The show turns a number of fairy tales upside down and features familiar characters such as Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel and, of course, the Prince.

Audiences may be familiar with the show from the 2014 film adaptation starring Meryl Streep, Johnny Depp and Anna Kendrick.

Tickets are $10 for youth/students, $15 for adults and free for children 2 and under. Tickets can be purchased at the door or on the VHS Theatre website,

“Into the Woods”

cast & crew

Adam Newman

Alayna Clemons

Alex Robertson

Alexandra Fletcher

Allison Morris

Analise Pickerrell

Arianna Grandi

Ashley Gradwell

Ashley Levy

Ashlyn Whiteside

Audrey Kimball

Austin Jeter

Beth Gove

Bree Snead

Brian Dehne

Brittany Young

Carlos Alvarez-Roth

Chloe Almendarez

Christian Dooley

Claire Lyles

Claire Sarman

Cleonagh Carey

Corbin King

Cristina Kovacs

Dakota Roth

David Agleton

Elizabeth Widener

Ella Spanjersberg

Elle Hartman

Emilie Lee

Emily Densmore

Emily Luppino

Emily Morrissey

Emma Alvarez-roth

Ethan Wade

Evan Welliver

Francis Kim

Gauri Bellur

Gavin Vanna

Grace Hedges

Greyson Weedman

Hunter Regian

Jake Painter

Jenna Hoover

Judith Roberts

Kaitlyn Harris

Kayla Stewart

Kelly Scalpati

Kelsey Woodrom

Kylie Diefenthaler

Lily Oliver

Lily Zielinski

Lizzie Rice

Mackenzie Shaw

Macy Rex

Madison Poljan

Madison Williams

Madison Woodrom

Mariana Orozco

Marissa Mills

Mary Hartman

Mcclellen Smith

Meagan Henry

Melia Berry

Mia Mathe

Olivia Kirchhoff

Reagan Kelly

Rusama Islam

Sam Zito

Samantha Kellogg

Samantha Overhauser

Sarah Oltmann

Sarvin Safari

Shianne Galasso

Sixtine Ronchi

Sydney Cooley

Sydney Levine

Zia Rashed

The cast and crew of VHS Theatre’s “Into the Woods,” showing January 18-20 in the VHS Performing Arts Center (Building 2).