hansel-christmas-12-accentsSouthern Theatre and Show-Me Celebration Company present Hansel and Gretel’s Christmas Adventure by Lyndall Burrow, Dec. 7 & 8 at 2:30 p.m. in Taylor Performing Arts Center.  The play is directed by Lyndall Burrow.

Hansel and Gretel’s family have no food or presents for Christmas Eve.  Hansel hatches a plan to raise some money to surprise their father.  When they go into the forest to gather mistletoe and sticks, they run into a lost elf from the North Pole.  That is where their adventure begins, as they meet other colorful characters along the way.  They even get to meet old St. Nick!  Come join us for this fun little romp through the forest.

The Hansel and Gretel’s Christmas Adventure cast includes: Christy Hernandez as Narrator, Cameron Lopez as Hansel, Mollie Sanders as Gretel, Jackie Webb as Stepmother, Sean Botts as Father, Devri Brock as Witch, Sydney Holtsman as Tadpole, Kelly Campbell as Newt and Abigail Railsback as Tinsel.

Admission is $1.00 for Adults and $0.50 for children 12 & under.

The Southern Theatre box office will be open Monday, December 2 through Friday, Dec. 6.

Box office hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. For reservations, call the Southern Theatre Box Office at (417) 625-3190.

To purchase tickets online, go to: http://www.mssu.edu/ticket-office

For theatre production information, contact MSSU Theatre Department at (417) 625­9393.

For accommodations related to a disability, contact Terri Spencer at (417) 625-9393 at least 72 hours before the performance.



Jackie Webb – Junior Theatre/Music major
Sean Botts – Freshman Theatre major

Abby Railsback – Senior Theatre major
Cameron Lopez – Freshman Theatre major


Carl Junction

Devri Brock – Senior Theatre major


Kelly Campbell – Junior Psychology major

Christy Hernandez – Junior Theatre major

Sydney Holtsman – Junior Theatre major

Mollie Sanders – Junior Theatre major