TheatreUNI to present ‘Into the Woods’

Posted on Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Eric Lange, artistic director, Strayer-Wood Theatre, 319-273-6833,

Lindsay Cunningham, Office of University Relations, 319-273-2761,

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa – TheatreUNI will present “Into the Woods” at 7 p.m., Friday, April 21, and 2 p.m., Saturday, April 22 and Sunday, April 23, at the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center on the University of Northern Iowa campus.

“Into the Woods,” with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine, is the fourth offering of TheatreUNI’s 2016-17 season. Jay Edelnant, professor of theatre, directed the production. Casting was completed in December 2016 and cast members are as follows:

  • Noah Hynick (Narrator)
  • Calli McCartan (Cinderella)
  • Patrick Hale (Jack)
  • Jessica Buchanan (Jack’s mother)
  • Mic Evans (The Baker)
  • Lauren VanSpeybroeck (The Baker’s Wife)
  • Erika Kuhn (Cinderella’s stepmother)
  • Taylor Raub (Florinda)
  • Hannah Miedema (Lucinda)
  • Erica Bailey (Little Red Riding Hood)
  • Leah Decker (Grandmother)
  • Marjorie Gast (The Witch)
  • Carlee Glenn (Cinderella’s Mother)
  • Jonathan Carpenter (Cinderella’s Father)
  • Dillon Bosler (Mysterious Man)
  • Carlos Cortes-Ortiz (The Steward)
  • Sam Wiegers (The Wolf)
  • Robin Kime (Rapunzel)
  • Michael Oasheim (Cinderella’s Prince)
  • Michael Alexander (Rapunzel’s Prince)
  • Rachel Winter (Snow White)
  • Lauren Leman (Sleeping Beauty)

Tickets range in price from $16-$46. Tickets can be purchased from the Gallagher Bluedorn box office between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday. The box office also opens one hour before curtain time.

For more information, contact Eric Lange, artistic director at the Strayer-Wood Theatre, at 319-273-6833,, or call the Strayer-Wood Theatre box office at 319-273-6381 or visit