September 21, 2018


FROM: Barbara W. Simpson
            Cultural Arts and Special Events


Way Off Broadway Theatre’s The Best Christmas Pageant Ever Has Been Cast!

Prattville’s Way Off Broadway Theatre is excited to present The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, by Barbara Robinson, presented by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc., and directed by Joey Fine. The production will open December 6 and will run Thursdays through Sundays, December 6-9 and 13-16, 2018, with two performances on Saturdays.

Auditions were held recently and we are pleased to announce the following cast:

Grace Bradley – Jeanice Harrison
Bob Bradley – Patrick McDonald
Beth Bradley – Maggie Kervin
Charlie Bradley – Carter Chatman
Ralph Herdman – Josiah Lamb
Imogene Herdman – Rebecca Schannep
Leroy Herdman – Joseph McDonald
Claudette Herdman – Amelia Robbins
Ollie Herdman – Noah Whaley
Gladys Herdman – Taya Potter
Alice Wendleken – Ginny Gunn
Mrs. Armstrong – Diane Garfield
Mrs. Slocum – Jenn Lamb
Mrs. Clarke – Margaret White
Mrs. Clausing – Melissa Grant
Mrs. McCathy – TBD
Maxine – Lorien Potter
Elmer Hopkins – Mason Scott
Hobie – Alex Scott
David – Maddox and Jaden Lamb
Beverly – Hailey Scott
Shirley – Leila Harrison
Juanita – Adi Taylor
Doris – Mary Virginia Penton
Reverend Hopkins – TBD
Shepherds and Angels – Dalin Garfield, Edith Asher Tulibagenji,
Libbie Craft, Griffin Isbell, and Chloe Chatman
Director – Joey Fine
Assistant Director – Pamela Trammel
Stage Manager – Tammy Fine
Tech Director – Tony Jackson
Junior Director – Alexis Scott

In this hilarious Christmas tale, a couple struggling to put on a church Christmas pageant, is faced with casting the Herdman kids, probably the most inventively awful kids in history! You won’t believe the mayhem—and the fun—when the Herdmans collide with the Christmas story head on!

For more information, visit or contact the Special Events Office at 334-595-0854. Tickets for this production are $10 in advance and can be purchased at or through the Special Events Office.

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