At James River High School on Thursday Nov. 17, the public turned out and so did students for the free performance of “The Ugly Duckling” by A.A. Milne (author of “Winne the Pooh.”) It was funny and well received by the audience. Set “A long, long time ago…maybe… in a Kingdom…somewhere, the comedy will be the school’s entrant in the Virginia High School League Region C Theatre Festival for Division “A” schools on Nov. 19 at Galax High School.
The actors: Sean Aaron,Olivia Garman, Katie Smith, Erin Smith, Julia Ewen, Tyler Wagner, Trent Smith and Elliot Smith. Technical Assistants: Allison Cahoon, Shannon Lorton, Anna Falls and Tiffany Brandt. Director : Cathy Henderson, Adult Assistants: Steve Aaron and RD Henderson managed the set and some special props.