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Company of Rowlett Presents Seussical | Lifestyle and Entertainment

The Company of Rowlett Performers presents seustic From May 28 to June 4 at the Plaza Theater in Garland. The musical is a combination of many beloved Dr. Seuss stories, including Horton hears a who!, Gertrude McFuzzand Horton hatches the egg, and more.

Sessions are at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on May 28 and June 4 and at 2 p.m. on May 29 and June 5.

The two-hour show by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty is fun for the whole family. The show is co-designed by Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty and Eric Idle and based on the works of Dr Seuss, also known as Theodor Seuss Geisel.

The cast includes Matthew Jeffcoat as The Cat in the Hat, Addison Nguyen as Jojo, David Benedict as Horton the Elephant, Elena Mahn as Gertrude McFuzz, Kimberly Alldredge as Mayzie Labird, Kristan Kelley as The Sour Kangaroo, Araceli Trevino, Corey Thomas and Aaron . Tovar as Wickersham Brothers, Eve Fruth as Yertle the Turtle, Karina Wade, Diane Ly and Kami Kelley as Bird Girls, Tom Jeffcoat as Mr. Mayor, Tori Dez as Mrs. Mayor, Derek Wonderly as General Genghis Khan Schmitz, Marisol Valadez, Samantha Rozinsky and Bexley Trevino as WhovilleChild and Circus Animal.

The Company of Rowlett Performers (CORP Theatre) was founded by Donna Covington in 2000. The company began as an after-school program and has grown into a thriving community theater company that prides itself on educating young people in theatre. The Plaza Theater is located at 521 West State Street in Garland. Call (972) 205-2790 or visit corptheatre.org for tickets.