MHS presents spring play March 24 and 25


Cast members from the Marshalltown High School spring play “Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind,” are pictured rehearsing a scene. From left is Abby Murty, Matthew Waldon, Phoebe Osgood, Mackenzie Moyer and Amber Lawthers. The play is at 7:30 p.m. on Friday March 24 and Saturday, March 25 at the MHS/Community Auditorium.

The Marshalltown High School drama department will present the spring play “Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind” on Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the MHS/Community Auditorium.

The play, written by Greg Allen, promises 30 plays in 60 minutes.

“The show will be timed and there is lots of audience participation, including choosing the order in which we perform the plays,” said Director Heather Lee. “The 30 plays cover a wide range of styles from dramatic to comedic and many others in between.”

Admission at the door is $5 for adults and high school students, $3 for 1st through 8th grade students and free for those kindergarten and younger. Activity tickets will be honored.


The Players
Carmen Araiza
Amber Lawthers
Mackenzie Moyer
Abby Murty
Phoebe Osgood
Reena Pearson
Isabella Pedersen
Matthew Waldon

Backstage crew
Calvin Morrison
Cassy Morrison
Alexis Ortiz

Heather Lee

Production assistants
Molly Holl
Rachael Lee


From left, Phoebe Osgood, Reena Pearson and Mackenzie Moyer rehearse a scene.



The cast poses for a photo. Front row, from left, Reena Pearson, Phoebe Osgood and Amber Lawthers. Back row, Cassy Morrison, Matthew Waldon, Abby Murty, Mackenzie Moyer and Carmen Araiza. Not pictured is Isabella Pedersen.