Summit students perform “Peter and the Star Catcher”

Summit student performs in school play

Summit senior Hudson Nuss performs as The Black Stache in the school production of “Peter and the Star Catcher” March 15 and 16 in Kyte Theater.

The Summit Country Day School Upper School presented “Peter and the Star Catcher” March 15 and 16 in Kyte Theater. The Tony-winning play tells the story of how an orphan became Peter Pan. 

Under the direction of Tom Peters, Director of Theater at The Summit Country Day School, senior Hudson Nuss, Montgomery; senior Lilly Gieseke, Hyde Park; and sophomore Erin Devine, Indian Hill, performed leading roles in the production. 

Hudson was cast as The Black Stache, Lilly performed the role of Boy and Erin played Molly Aster. 

Senior Jiaqian "Sarah" Bai, West End, and eighth grader Savannah Eveslage, Hamilton, aided Mr. Peters in the production. 

Below is a complete cast list: 

Senior Hudson Nuss, Montgomery, The Black Stache; sophomore Erin Devine, Indian Hill, Molly Aster; senior Lilly Gieseke, Hyde Park, Boy; senior Beckett Schiaparelli, Mason, Smee; senior Anna Fahrmeier, Dry Run, Lord Aster; sophomore Emma Mautz, Anderson Township, Prentiss; sophomore Margot Lakes, Cherry Grove; Ted; sophomore Sophia Stanisic, Hyde Park, Mrs. Bumbrake/Teacher; senior Tess Wyrick, Pleasant Ridge, Alf; senior Christopher Guarasci, Anderson Township, Slank/Fighting Prawn; sophomore Ava Norton, Harrison, Captain Scott; sophomore Wanli "Vennis" Yang, Grempkin/Mack/Hawking Clam; freshman Erin Johnson, Anderson Township, Sanchez. 

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