Senior Sara Gaechter is ready for opening night of Drama Club’s production of , but there were some question marks as to whether she would get to star in the leading role as she recently fought off a bout of mono. She missed a week of rehearsal but recovered in time to get back in action.
Gaechter plays Sarah Brown, who is being courted by Sky Masterson (Rafael Roy). She originally got involved in drama in one of the first years of Drama Club at and has never looked back.
This is not Gaechter’s first time performing Guys and Dolls as she played Adelaide last summer. Gaechter is happy to expand her horizons to play Sarah Brown and see the show from a different perspective.
With the North Branford High School Drama Club, she was the Witch in Into the Woods last year and the summer before her junior year, she was in Beauty and the Beast.
Gaechter takes the stage on Friday, April 1 with a 7 p.m. curtain with additional shows on Saturday, April 2. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for senior citizens and children under 12 and on sale at the North Branford Auditorium box office from 6 to 8 p.m. today and tomorrow. Tickets may be purchased at showtime. For information, call 203-484-1465 or email email@example.com.
Stay tuned for more scenes from behind the curtain.