The Sound of Music

Tickets are $15 ($10 kids 12 and under)

Tickets available online (click above), at Artworks gift shop, or at the door.

Performance Dates:

  • July 28 at 7:30
  • July 29 at 7:30
  • July 30 at 7:30
  • July 31 at 2:30

Performance Location:

Big Rapids High School Auditorium

The cast of “The Sound of Music” is:

Maria – Amy Schroeder

Captain von Trapp – Kurt Bowen

Liesl – Mary Hobart

Friedrich – JT Ferrandino

Louisa – Maddie Affer

Kurt – Ben Wayne

Brigitta – Layla Garvon

Marta – Madyson Turner

Gretl – Kennedy Dubowski

Mother Abbess – Karol Hartley

Sister Berthe – Tiana Simpson

Sister Margaretta – Kelley Samuels

Sister Sophia – Aspen DeLong

Rolf – Ben Swanson

Elsa Schraeder – Tracey Bowen

Max Detweiler – Bryce Wanstead

Franz, the Butler – David Minor

Frau Schmidt, the Housekeeper – Cheryl Courtney

Ursula, the Maid – Alexandra Busch

Herr Zeller – Eli Dukes

Frau Zeller – Kelley Samuels

Baroness Elberfeld – Tillie Balkema

Admiral von Schreiber – Larry Webb

New Postulants/Maids – Emily Ensing, Magen Rizzo

Concert Winners – Tillie Balkema, Alexandra Busch, Melanie Quist, Katelyn Weipert

The Choir of Nonnberg Abbey – Tillie Balkema, Alexandra Busch, Joanna Davis, Kathy Fleming, Kris Kirchhoff, Amanda McCarty, Melanie Quist, Kelley Samuels, Sallie Taubitz, Katelyn Wiepert

Party Guests – Joanna Davis, Aspen DeLong, Gracie Edwards, Kathy Fleming, Kris Kirchhoff, Amanda McCarthy, Calvin McKay, Melanie Quist, Tiana Simpson, Ben Swanson, Sallie Taubitz, Katelyn Weipert, Jeanene Westgate

Nazi Guard – Calvin McKay

Postulants – Savannah Flattley, Finley Robinson


After two long years without a summer show, STAGE-M is thrilled to present the beloved classic “The Sound of Music”.

Show Dates: July 28, 29, 30, 31, 2022 at Big Rapids High School

Society for Theatre Arts Growth & Enjoyment in Mid-Michigan