HSEHS’s Drama Club presents thriller Night Must Fall Nov. 17, 18, 19

Release Date: November 7th, 2011



(Left): Rehearsing for the thriller Night Must Fall are Chelsea Haskett (Nurse Libby), Kaylis Dyer (Mrs. Bramson) and Shannon Christie (Olivia Grayne).

(Right): Dan Resler plays Laurie Hubert and Shannon Christie is Olivia Grayne in the HSE High School production of Night Must Fall.


The Hamilton Southeastern High School Drama Club will present Emlyn Williams’ Night Must Fall on November 17, 18 and 19 at 7 p.m. in the Little Theatre. Tickets are $6 at the door or $7 for reserved tickets. Reserve tickets by calling 594-4190, ext. 12606.

The play tells the story of a bell hop named Dan who comes to the Bramson bungalow after already murdering one woman. The audience soon knows that he will murder another, the older Mrs. Bramson. He gradually gains her confidence and affection and at the same time tries to prevent her suspicious niece Olivia from letting others know about his intentions. Although she claims not to like him, Olivia is both attracted to and fascinated by Dan.

The case includes Kaylis Dyer as Mrs. Bramson, Shannon Christie as Olivia Grayne, Chelsea Haskett as Nurse Libby, Dan Resler as Laurie Hubert, Kristen Alesia as Mrs. Terence, Ashten Spilker as Dora Parkoe, Ryan Filbern as Inspector Belsize and Nick Murhling as Dan.

Directors for the production are Mary Armstrong, Jen Otterman and Ethan Mathias. Student directors are Gabbi Boyd and Nathan Wright.

Crew members are as follows:

Props: William Brosius, Natalie Cavanagh, Evan Duff, Shaylin Filer, Emily Grasso, Gina Iacobucci, Erin Johnson, Adam Kiefer, Griffin Marslender, Michele Palmer, Ashley Straut, Jocelyn Wallace

Costumes: Emily Arnold, Vera Benschop, Andrea Bergstrom, Kiersten Chandler, Ronda Christie, Elizabeth Drew, Abigail Dunagin, Isabella Ferrari, Sarah Johnson, Meagan Laqwler, Alexandra Makris, Zoe Turner

Lights: Griffin Barrington, Seth Dalenberg, Tristan Ginn, Ben Olsen, Lindsey Robinson

Sound: Kevin Miller, Anna Pusateri, Deanna Tingwald

Drew: Landon Knoke, Charlie Lowe

Video: Trevor Peters

Production: Madison Laughlin, Abby Stawick, Claire Straub, Kassarah Swartout

Construction: Angelo Bautista, Emily Butt, Trenton Hartley, Sam Itkin, Alex Marslender, Nick Ruller, Dani Soutendijk, Dustin Soutendijk, Casey Zellers

House Manager: Sam Pendleton

Concessions: Lizzie Ford, Thomas Kruse

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