June 3 – 12, 2022

Friday & Saturday at 7:30pm
Saturday & Sunday at 2:00pm

Appropriate for all ages

Scottsdale Desert Stages Theatre
Mainstage Production of

ONCE UPON A MATTRESS

Music by MARY RODGERS

Lyrics by MARSHALL BARER

Book by JAY THOMPSON, DEAN FULLER, MARSHALL BARER

Directed by Meribeth Reeves
Music-directed by Kent Campbell
Choreographed by Cydney Trent

In this musical version of The Princess and the Pea, Princess Winnifred is an ungainly, brash girl competing for the hand of Prince Dauntless, whose domineering mother Queen Aggravain has declared he must marry a “true” princess before anyone else in the kingdom can marry.

ONCE UPON A MATTRESS is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals. www.concordtheatricals.com

Cast:

RoleActor
Prince Dauntless
Dalton John
Princess Winnifred the WoebegoneAli Giordano
Queen AggravainAndrea Hough
JesterTatum Sosnowski
King Sextimus the SilentMatthew Harris
Lady LarkenAlice Linares-Johnson
MinstrelRyan Malikowski
WizardMarcus Bellamy
HarryNick Gearing
Lady MabelleErika Busby
Lady RowenaEvelyn Scollick
Lady MerrillRyan Ulrich
Lady LucilleColleen Rose Thompson
Sir StudleyAshton Brown
Cook/Lady BeatriceEmily Anderson
Sir LuceEli Franklin
Sir RussellSebastian Stallone
Sir MichaelAutumn Shorts
Sir HaroldAdrian Banherth
EmilyKaitlin Amorosi
EnsembleMallory Alvarez, Leah Klein, Raini St. John