Saturday, April 20, 2013
The Diary of Anne Frank, performed by The Snowline Players in Wrightwood last night was amazing with a very powerful message. Ron Frank's monologue at the end was stunning! Bring your kleenex!
There are still several more performances:
Sunday, April 21 at 7:30 PM
Friday April 26 at 8:00 PM
Saturday April 27th at 7:30 PM
Sunday Matinee on April 28th at 2:30 PM.
Playing at the Wrightwood Community Center off of Park Ave. and Hwy 2.
Only $6 for seniors and youth and only $8 for adults. If you can arrange your schedule to go it will be well worth it! Tickets may be purchased at the door.
Monday, March 18, 2013
Come enjoy appetizers,baked goods,beverages, and shopping,
all while being entertained by our expert auctioneer
as he puts the shoppers in a frenzy!
Admission is free!
Wrightwood Community Center 1275 State Hwy 2,
Wrightwood, CA 92397
Just off Park Avenue.
View items from 5:00 pm -6:00 pm, Auction begins at 6:00 pm
All proceeds from the auction go to support the Snowline Players,
a non profit community theater group, and their productions.
Saturday, March 16, 2013
If you love the theater and want to see an awesome performance, put this amazing Play on your calendar now!
The Snowline Players will present "The Diary of Anne Frank" adapted by Wendy Kesselman and written by Francis Goodrich and Albert Hackett. This is a drama based on the story of a young girl who lived during the Second World War and personally experienced the holocaust.
Anne Frank and her parents and sister lived in Holland where her father had a factory. They were forced to live in the attic of the factory because they were Jewish and their lives were threatened by the Germans who occupied Holland during the war. Living with then was another family, the Van Daans and their son Peter and a dentist, Mr Dussel. They were also at risk because they were Jewish. Mr Kraler and Miep, a young woman, both worked in the factory and brought food and news to the attic residents for all the time they were living there.
This play has great character development as we see through Anne's diary how each individual handled living in such a small environment, Anne wrote all their everyday happenings in her diary. She was a spunky girl of 13 in the beginning. She looked at their confinement as an adventure.
The part of Anne is played by Emily Dieckman. Her sister Margot, a shy , retiring girl , is played by Anna Flynn. Ron Frank and Charlie Sorenson play Mr and Mrs Frank and the VanDaans are portrayed by Michelle Schneider and Ted Puffer. Peter, their son, is brought to life by Timothy Eaton. Miep is Kirstie Acosta, and Mr. Kraler is Dave Meyers.
Great cast, very moving, and with Ron Frank's monologue at the end, there won't be a dry eye in the house.
Hint to general public: If you haven't seen Ron Frank, Michelle Schnieder, Ted Puffer, or Emily Diekman perform, here is your chance. We have renown talent locally grown. Tickets are very reasonably priced.
Anne Frank will be performed in the Wrightwood Community Building behind the Blue Ridge Inn on Park Drive in Wrightwood CA.
The building stage is being transformed into an attic by Tom Westhoff, Bruce Mortimer, and Larry Wilson.
Friday, April 19 at 8 pm.
Sunday April 21 at 7:30 pm
Friday, April 26 at 8 pm.
Sat. April 27 at 7:30 pm
Sunday April 28 at 2:30 pm (Matinee)
Admission is $8.00 for adults, $6.00 for seniors and youth.
For information on buying tickets in advance call the director Lora Steinmann at 760-249-3171. Tickets can also be bought at the door on the day of the performance if they are available.