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Home educators to put on "Drat! The Cat!'

Home educators to put on "Drat! The Cat!'

April 7th, 2011 in News

Anna Bommel, Jake Wise, Annelise Schulte, Erin Stephens, Timothy Bommel and Ulzii Hoyle from the Jefferson City Home Educators run through a scene from the musical "Drat! The Cat!" by Ira Levin.

Photo by Deborah Cote

A love story, a gullible lead character, stolen diamonds and some unexpected moments will make for a whimsical musical by students through the Jefferson City Home Educators.

"Drat! The Cat!" includes 31 on-stage teenagers as well as more than a dozen involved in behind-the-scenes work from set design to sound effects, including student director Gretel Miller.

Director Paula Schulte said, "The script is very clever and the music is a lot of fun."

The show will be performed at Thomas Jefferson Middle School Friday at 7p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 at the door.