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The Garfield Center presents “Where The Wild Things Are” – ONE WEEKEND ONLY

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until April 28, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until April 28, 2019

April 26 – 28, 2019
Friday and Saturday at 7pm and Sunday at 2pm
Directed by Bee Betley

Dear Friends of the Garfield,

Due to circumstances beyond our control, our production of Where the Wild Things Are will only be running from April 26-28. We would like to encourage the community to plan on attending one of the three performances, on Friday and Saturday at 7pm and Sunday at 2pm. If you have purchased tickets for the May 3-5 or 10-12, they can be transferred to any of the dates this weekend by calling the box office at 410-810-2060. If you are unable to transfer your purchased tickets, we will gladly issue a refund. Please contact Tess Hogans at to secure your refund.

We would like to express our heartfelt gratitude to the cast and crew of Where the Wild Things Are for their months of hard work and dedication to this show. Thank you to Bee Betley for her leadership and vision for this show, and to her crew; Kirby Powell, Sam Clabaugh and Seth Betley. Thank you to our actors; Lydia Sensenig, Sarah Lyle, Izzie Southworth, Paul Cambardella, John Mann, Georgia Rickloff, Mike Heffron, Phebe Wood, Zac Ryan, Aaron Sensenig, Zuzu Kusmider and Alden Swanson. Thank you to the stage crew; Fantaye Kehm, Pheobe Kelly, Kaya Ricketts, Orion McCluskey and M. Campbell. Thank you to Nic Carter and Butch Clark for their technical work. Thank you to our sponsors Aztec Environmental and Kaleidoscope Children’s Art Studio.

It takes a lot to put on a production in a small community theater and when it comes together it can showcase the best of us as a community of artists. I hope to see you this weekend for Where the Wild Things Are, to reflect on the fragility of identity and the strength that can blossom from that reflection. Tickets are available by calling 410-810-2060, online at or in person at the box office at 210 High Street.

Hope to see you all this weekend,
Tess Hogans
Executive Director

The cast and crew are as follows:

Max: Lydia Sensenig
Mom: Sarah Lyle
Claire: Izzie Southworth
Teacher: Paul Cambardella
Carol: John Mann
KW: Georgia Rickloff
Douglas: Mike Heffron
Judith: Phebe Wood
Ira: Zac Ryan
Alexander: Aaron Sensenig
The Bull: Paul Cambardella
Storytellers: Zuzu Kusmider, Alden Swanson
Stage Crew: Fantaye Kehm, Phoebe Kelly, Kaya Rickets
Music: Seth Betley
Production Manager: Sam Clabaugh
Managing Director: Kirby Powell
Director: Bee Betley

Friday and Saturday at 7pm and Sunday at 2pm

Where the Wild Things Are is sponsored by Astec Environmental and Kaleidoscope Children’s Art Studio.

The 2019 season of plays at the Garfield is dedicated to the memory of Judy Kohl, a board member, patron, benefactor and friend who is missed dearly.

*Please note that the GCA has changed our Sunday matinee performance times to 2pm



April 28
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Garfield Center for the Arts
210 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620 United States


Garfield Center for the Arts


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