THE CARDBOARD BOAT – May 2019

BOAT-ART-SYT websiteWritten by: STACEY KOLOSKI  | Directed by: IAN CARLSEN
Developed by: STAGES Youth Theater

In the small seaside city of Belleport, Captain Sam is ready to embark on a brand new ship’s maiden voyage. Sam’s friends are a little skeptical; it’s only the first day of summer vacation, and Sam’s boat is made of cardboard! Undeterred, Captain Sam sets off on an adventurous journey filled with sea creatures, ocean encounters….and quite a bit of trash! With big heart and big imagination, The Cardboard Boat explores caring for our oceans, finding beauty in everyday things, and how one person can make a big difference.

THE CAST:
Nolan Ellsworth (Leo/Swordfish)
Emily Grotz (Millie/Sea Turtle)
Rene Johnson (Captain Isla)
Khalil LeSaldo (Alex/Dolphin)
Ella Mock (Sam)

Directed by: Ian Carlsen

THE PRODUCTION TEAM:
Sam Rapaport (Stage Mgr/Sound Design)
Shannon Wade (Director of Education)
Hollye Seddon (Scenic Design)
Corey Anderson (Lighting Design)
Megan Tripaldi (Costume Design)
Johnny Speckman (Props Design)

For more information about THE CARDBOARD BOAT, please email hello@stagesacademy.com

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