Picture: Ashley Pankow
The MTH Theater at Crown Center has announced the cast and design team for its upcoming production of A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOW, an original revue directed and choreographed by Ashley Pankow, making her professional directorial debut.
The entirely Kansas City-based company features Keshana Cook, Shelby Floyd, Nora Hennessy, Timothy Michael Houston, Mason Kelso, Noah Lindquist, Mandy Morris, and Robert Vardiman.
Musical direction for the production will be provided by Mark Ferrell, who will also play piano. Ferrell is joined by Noah McNair on bass, Tod Barnard on drums, and Cindy Egger on guitar. The production team includes lighting design by Art Kent, sound design by John Story, costume design by Shannon Smith, scenic coordination by Mark A. Exline, and stage management by Tenley Pitonzo.
This year’s all-new production will feature holiday music taken from Musical Theater, as well as innovative arrangements of holiday classics, along with traditional readings of tunes like SILENT NIGHT and WHITE CHRISTMAS and holiday arrangements from Pentatonic and Straight No Chaser.
A SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOW plays 16 performances, December 5-22 at The MTH Theater at Crown Center. For more information visit mthkc.com.