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The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 Production -1997

The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940
Presented by PCHS
Thespian Troupe #4705
Written by John Bishop

(In order of appearance)
Helsa Wenzel (Stephanie Fusinetti**
Jenna Hammerich)
Elsa VonGrossenknueten-Christina Borri**
Michael Kelly-Joe Guidici**
Patrick O'Reilly-Brett Bartlett
Ken De La Maize-Randy LeDuc
Nikki Crandall-Katie Bruch**
Eddie McCuen-Ben Hartenbower**
Marjorie Baverstock-Kristie Bluemer**
Roger Hopewell-John Hartenbower**
Bernice Roth-Amanda Shevokas**
Katerina from Coblenz-Gail Hammerich**

**denotes membership in Thespian Troupe #4705

Director-Michael Heth
Assistants-Mike Garcia & Amy Lucas

Lights-Michele Bills, Dianah Pittman
Special Effects-Beth Pittman, Chauntelle Biagi, Kristen Whitaker
Sound-Jon Ward, David Shore
House Manager-Shanna Kiercynski
Hair and Makeup-Amy Lucas, Amanda Hall, Gina Gabrielse,
Brooke Robinson, Elizabeth Clausen, Falon Reasons, Sarah Mecagni
Tickets-Michele Bills
Costumes-Angela Brown, Pat Trebs, All Dressed Up
Set Construction-Crew leader, Michelle Fusinetti
Ushers-Gina Bartlet, Devin Marchesi, Jennifer Irwin, Sara Mecagni
Sarah Johnson, Erica Wedekend
Ticket Booth-Mrs. Fusinetti, Mrs. Hammerich, Mrs Bruch,
Sarah Johnson, Sarah Mecagni
Set Designer-Mike Heth
Set Construction Crew-Stephani Fusinetti,Gail Hammerich,Robert Ritter
David Shore, Chauntelle Biagi, Kristin Whitaker, Jenna Hammerich,
Falon Reasons, Kristie Bluemer, Gina Bartlet, Sarah Johnson,
Dianah Pittman

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Musical Comedy Murdurs of 1940 Ticket
The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940

Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 Program Cover

Ben Hartenbower
Ben's Picture
photo by Starved Rock Camera.

Ben Hartenbower serves as troupe president for the 1998-99 season.  He has been a member of Troupe #4705 since the 1995-96 season.  Ben has been in

  • It Happens Every Summer
  • The Lottery
  • Once Upon a Mattress
  • Arsenic and Old Lace
  • The Insanity of Mary Girard
  • Two Gentlemen of Verona
  • The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940
  • A Piece of My Heart
  • Cinderella
  • Rumors
  • Grease

He has attended  Intenational Thespian Festival, Illinois Thespian Festival, and TALENT.  Ben has also been involved in Stage 212 community theatre and a PCEF show.  In addition, Ben has also been in the 1999 Illinois All-State production of The Kentucky Cycle.

Kristie Bluemer

photo by Pryde Studio

    Kristie Bluemer has been a hard-working and dedicated member of Troupe #4705.  She has been a member since the 1995-96 season.  Shows that she has been in include:

  • It Happens Every Summer
  • The Lottery
  • Once Upon a Mattress
  • The Insanity of Mary Girard
  • Two Gentlemen of Verona
  • The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940
  • Cinderella
  • Rumors
  • Grease

Kristie has attended Illinios Thespian Festival and the TALENT workshop. 

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