Love the art in yourself, not yourself in the art
— Konstantin Stanislavsky

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  • May 1, 2, 3, 4 at 7 PM

  • May 4, 5 at 1 PM

  • $10

  • North Auditorium

A wildly theatrical adaptation of Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson’s best-selling novel. A young orphan and his mates are shipped off from Victorian England to a distant island ruled by the evil King Zarboff. They know nothing of the mysterious trunk in the captain’s cabin, which contains a precious, otherworldly cargo...

Cast A - May 1, May 3, May 4 at 1 PM,

Cast B - May 2, May 4 at 7 PM, May 5


  • BLACK STACHE—Jack Cain/Dru Swokowski

  • MOLLY—Grace Molter/Emily Tesch

  • BOY—Michaela Frichner/Miles Borkowicz

  • MRS. BUMBRAKE—Meg Cain/Sarah Stephan

  • SMEE—Jando Valdez/Clara Weed

  • LORD ASTER—Sean Flanagan/Mark Woznicki

  • ALF—Bryce Barker/Duleon Schneider

  • PRENTISS—Maria Todorova/Demitri Magas

  • TED—Colton Maichle/Jaydn Martin

  • SLANK*—Keegan Sargent

  • CAPTAIN SCOTT*—Sigrid Lokensgard

  • GREMPKIN*—Aly Heindel

  • MACK*—Carly Kapocius

  • SANCHEZ*—Cassidy Miller

  • FIGHTING PRAWN*—Logan Madson/Ben Peters

  • HAWKING CLAM*—Katie Espinosa/Ruby March-Torme

  • TEACHER*—Emily Hodson

    *Also Narrators

    All doubled characters will provide live Foley (sound/music) effects on stage on their off nights.


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Upcoming shows:

  • May 17, 2019 at 7:30 PM

Price:  $5 general admission

Location:  Appleton North High School Commons, 5000 Ballard Road, Appleton (2 miles north of Hwy 41)

Concessions Available!

Improvedy presents hilarious games and sketches based on audience suggestions, performed in the style of the hit television show Whose Line Is It Anyway?   This popular performance group began in 2000 and is comprised of students ranging from freshmen to seniors.  They are the only high school improv comedy troupe in Appleton. .

Improvedy is available to perform for your party or lead an improv workshop at your business or club meeting.  For more information or to book a performance contact Ron Parker at

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  • Grades 6-8 - May 18, 2019 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

  • Cost: $25 Includes lunch, snacks, group photo and certificate!


Middle School Program

Learn how to Improv!

Improv comedy is one of today’s hottest forms of entertainment. Discover the tricks to effective improv and have fun playing hilarious games based on audience suggestions. Members of North’s popular improv troupe, IMPROVEDY will lead the workshop.

Learn How Actors Fight on Stage

Whether you are performing in Shakespeare or the latest martial arts movie, creating realistic yet safe fight scenes is a skill every actor needs to know.  Learn the basics of unarmed stage combat from simple slaps to fancy falls. 


Drama Day will conclude with a public performance for family and friends on the North High School stage.  The show will include a choreographed stage combat routine and comedy improv show

Contact Information

  • Ron Parker, director


  • ANHS Theatre Department, 5000 Ballard RD, Appleton, WI 54913 

  • 920-832-4300 (school main office)

  • Ticket Box Office 920-997-3994


Website, photo, or media questions?  Catherine McKenzie ~