The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus

Here is the cast list for the first show of our 40th year of theatre at Harnett Regional Theatre.

The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus

by Pat Cook

Based on the book by L. Frank Baum


Frank Baum                      author and narrator of this story  Rick Stephenson

Necile                                 Wood Nymph & foster mother to Claus  Erin Harrington

AK                                       the Master Woodsman and ruler of the forest Curt West

Queen                                 AK’s wife and gentle lady  Amy J. Langdon

Will                                    King of the Knooks and Faeries  Tim Morris

Claus                                a young bearded man  Eddie White

Weekum                           a curious and cute boy  Connor Keen

Mayrie                             likewise, curious and cute girl Emilie Glover

Jack Frost                       a spritely Winter Pixie  Wilmond Barnes

Awgwa #1                        one of the ugly child taunters  Natalie McMahon

Awgwa #2                        another child taunter  Baylee Reagan

Maid                                a brash no-nonsense maid  Blair Chance

Reindeer #1                     forest creature and friend to Claus  Maddie Elmore

Reindeer #2                              another forest creature  Chloe Johnson

Barlo                                a Knook who becomes an Elf  Christine West

Lem                                  another Knook  Abby DeBoer

Child #1                           a child who needs a toy  Carson Strickland

Child #2                          another toyless child  Finley Barnes

Child #3                          a third child without a toy  Danni West

King Awgwa                      loudmouthed king of the child taunters  Mac Newton

Queen Awgwa                  King Awgwa’s equally odius wife  Alex West

Awgwa #3                        a worker Awgwa  Emma Strickland

Awgwa #4                        another worker Awgwa  Marissa Howlett

Water Sprite Queen        queen to the Sprites and Ryls  Kaelyn Sander

King Gnome                      quarrelsome king of the Gnomes  Connor Keen

Queen Imp                       beautiful queen to the Imps and Nymphs  Maria Brydges

Princess Flash                     ruler of the birds of the skies  Ashley Barbour

Bo                                    Master Mariner, ruler of the seas  E. P. Newton

Faerie #1                         worker and scroll reader  Emily Pearce

Faerie #2                        worker and blower of conch shells  Baylee Reagan


Plus Extras to play Faeries, Ryls, Knooks, Nymphs and Awgwas.

While there 17 fixed roles, flexible casting may be used on the other roles with regard to men or women.  As for the AWGWAS, they are coarse, hairy, scowling creatures.