Bringing Live Theatre to McHenry County Since 1967

Book and lycrics by Lynn Ahrens. Book and music by Stephen Flaherty. Co-conceived by Eric Idle.

March 3 – 19, 2023

Noted as a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza, be transported by all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos. Seussical is fun for the whole family!

Friday at 7:30pm  |  March 3, 10 and 17
Saturday at 2:00pm  |  March 4, 11 and 18
Sunday at 2:00pm  |  March 5, 12 and 19


  • Artistic Director: Lin Hendrickson & Elaine Cashmore
  • Choreographer: Lin Hendrickson
  • Music Director: Sue Falbo
  • Costume Designer: Lin Hendrickson & Tracy Parr
  • Scenic Artist/Construction: Jason Clark
  • Scenic Designers: Jason Clark & Lin Hendrickson
  • Lighting Designer: Deb Holmen
  • Properties Designer/Set Dresser: Kestrel Domann 
  • Technical Coordinator/Stage Manager: Adam Milne
  • Assistant Stage Managers: Emily Kunash & Kae Schaefer
  • Makeup & Wig Designer: Aaron Gomez
  • Production Coordinator: Lisa Czarny-Hyrkas
  • Orchestra Director: Charlie Sommers
  • Rehearsal Accompanist: Barbara Klein
  • Content Creator: Kelsey Waughon


Aaron Gomez – Horton the Elephant

Kennedy Onopa – Jojo

Daren Walsh – The Cat in the Hat

Chris Griffin – Mr. Mayor

Tracy Parr – Mrs. Mayor

Allison Kasbee – Gertrude McFuzz

Allison McReynolds – Mayzie LaBird

Brandy Braxton – The Sour Kangaroo

Alex Fayer – General Genghis Kahn Schmitz

Alaina Frederick, Izzy Griffin, Barbara Meinecke, Colleen O’Mahoney, Kelsey Waughon – Bird Girls

Desmon Brock, Conor Madigan, Brody Tyner
– Wickersham Brothers

Autumn Skye Braxton – The Young Kangaroo

Evan Mai – Thing 1

Danny Pierzina – Thing 2

Jake Seelye – Grinch/Yertle the Turtle

Sarah Baczewski , Cara Cameron, Ruth Daugherty, Evangeline Fisher, Emily Graf, Jake Heelein, Amanda Lauteri, Sidney Schroepfer – Citizens of Whoville

Brandi Cote, Annabella Torres – Jungle Citizens of Nool