Cast of fall play announced

Theater director Eric Severson announced the cast of the fall play on Tuesday. They will perform a new version of Euripides’s The Trojan Women by Brendan Kennelly Nov. 18-19 in the Huss Center for the Performing Arts.

Cast List

Poseidon, god of the sea  – Oliver Zhu

Athena, goddess of wisdom & warfare  – Maya Coates Cush

Hecuba, widow of Priam, mother of Hector – Alison Mitchell

Leader of the Chorus – Parisa Ghavami
Chorus of Trojan Women: Rachel Swenson, Savannah Switzer, Maya Coates Cush, Cassandra Zirps, Aarushi Bahadur, Madeline Kim, Grace Medrano, Ellie Putaski, Lucille Brooks, Frances Matthews, Violet Pitcher, Beatrix Rhone

Talthybius, a Greek herald  – Soren Miller

Cassandra, a prophetess, daughter of Hecuba – Maggie Fried
Chorus of Soldiers: Dylan Tan Stephenson, Roberto Velez, Oliver Zhu, Murray Goff, William Hanna, Zain Kizilbash, Rowan Moore, Naveen Wells

Andromache, widow of Hector – Clea Gaitus Sur

Menelaus, king of Sparta – Leo Sampsell Jones

Helen, wife of Menelaus – Valerie Wick