Oakland Center kids present ‘Hobbit’ parody

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Staff report


The Oakland Center for the Arts’ Kids First Program will present “The Hobbit, A Classroom Parody,” based on J.R.R Tolkien’s “The Hobbit.”

The play was written by Jim Canacci of Youngstown and is being directed by David El’Hatton.

There will be six performances over two weekends: 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and Feb. 2 and 3; and 2:30 p.m. Sunday and Feb. 4. It will take place at Trinity Fellowship Church, 4749 South Ave.

Tickets are $12 ($8 for students of any age) at the door, or in advance; call 330-406-0606.

The production we be performed at the theater in Trinity Fellowship Church 4749 South Ave.

The principal roles are being played by Robert K. Ellway, Aubrey DeJacimo and Savanna Watkins. Round. Rounding out the cast are Jake Hagler, Finnley Blackann, Landon Gerchak, Kenny Day, Abby Hagler, Jake Platt, Andew Babyak, Logan Pauley, Molly Gerchak, Mikey Zoccali,Noah Babyak, Logan Ramsey, Connor Pauley, Maddy Burke, Kaylynn Budrovic, Racheal Frost, Caleb Witherstine, Jacob Watkins, Caroline Capuzello, Lynnz Gonzalez, Nevaeh Alkire, Connor Pavlicko, Jacob Watkins, Kaylynn Budrovic, Brianna Wagner, Brennan Baber, Eli Hagler, Harmony DeFrank and Brendan Byers.