Summer Youth Theatre
& Christine Gaspardo
Be prepared to get frozen July 22, 23, and 24 as River Valley Players Youth Theater transports
the stage at St John XXlll to the magical land of Arendelle.
Disney’s Frozen Jr is based on the 2018 Broadway musical and brings to life Elsa, Anna, Olaf,
and the rest of the characters from the modern Disney tale. The show features all the songs
from the animated film, with music and lyrics by Chris Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, plus
5 songs written for the Broadway production.
A story of true love and acceptance from sisters, Disney’s Frozen Jr expands on the
relationship between Princesses Anna and Elsa. When faced with danger, they discover their
potential and a powerful bond of sisterhood.
Directed by Robert Eckert and Christine Gaspardo, Disney’s Frozen Jr will feature a cast and
crew of over 30 children from the River Valley area. The production is sponsored by a grant
from the Sun Foundation and Illinois Arts Council.
River Valley Players is happy to announce the
Cast of Frozen!
Disney’s worldwide phenomenon is taking Broadway Junior by (snow) storm! The enchanting modern classic from Disney is ready for your Broadway Junior stars! Frozen JR. is based on the 2018 Broadway musical, and brings Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to life, onstage. The show features all of the memorable songs from the animated film, with music and lyrics by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, plus five new songs written for the Broadway production. A story of true love and acceptance between sisters, Frozen JR. expands upon the emotional relationship and journey between Princesses Anna and Elsa. When faced with danger, the two discover their hidden potential and the powerful bond of sisterhood. With a cast of beloved characters and loaded with magic, adventure, and plenty of humor, Frozen JR. is sure to thaw even the coldest heart!
Young Elsa: Lexi Rowe
Middle Elsa: Raleigh Eakins
Elsa: Bella Gaspardo
Young Anna: Leah Chambers
Middle Anna: Audrey Chambers
Anna: Zoe Forney
King Agnaar/Prince Hans: Bobby Gaspardo
Queen Induna/Oaken: Taylor Rowe
Pabbie: Grace Anderson
Bulda: Isabelle Knuckey
Bishop: Logan Siegmann
Kristoff: Ben Meachum
Sven: Aubrey Lentz
Weselton: Hayden Meachum
Olaf: Emma Kay Gaspardo
Housekeeper/Family Member #2: Emily Culp
Butler/Maid: Caroline Duke
Townperson #1: Alaina Sprague
Handmaiden/Townsperson #6: Keira Zack
Cook/Townsperson #5: Chloe Ritter
Steward/Townsperson #4: Jordyn Rowe
Townsperson #2: Bella Hall
Townsperson #3: Ryen Pettett
Family Member #1: Olivia Remmel
Family Member #3/Hidden Folk Solo #1:Trinity Frawley
Hidden Folk Solo #2: Gwynevere Maddex
Hidden Folk Solo #3: Stella Harty